Jamaican sprint stars Asafa Powell and Shelly-Ann Fraser and Kenyan distance specialist Micah Kogo, along with America’s pole vault standout Jenn Stuczynski and top sprinter Allyson Felix, will compete at the 2009 Reebok Grand Prix, organizers announced today.
April 28, 2009, Petaluma, CA: AFMInc Founder and CEO David Deigan today critiqued the new “Rapid Unwind” Heatsheet distribution system his company tested at last week’s Boston Marathon. In addition to the written remarks, which follow, video clips of the Boston pilot program are available for viewing on You Tube.
( Press release) LEXINGTON, MA (April 22, 2009) –Saucony, Inc., a leading global supplier of performance athletic footwear and apparel, today announced that they have joined The Conservation Alliance, a group of outdoor industry companies that provide funding to community-based programs dedicated to protecting threatened wild and natural areas for their habitat and recreat
In 1979, hours after having run the New York Marathon, the former Olympic champion Chris Brasher wrote an article for The Observer which began: "To believe this story you must believe that the human race be one joyous family, working together, laughing together, achieving the impossible.
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Big weekend on the relay circuit, with the 115th Penn Relays and the historic 100th Drake Relays.
Another bellwether of our sport. But, dear readers, as I was asked twice today to explain the derivation of bellwether, I will leave it to American Track & Field editor James Dunaway: "
By Trey Palmisano, Special to SI.com The stretch of I-95 that loops around Baltimore City reveals an unremarkable panorama of brick buildings, industrial cranes and shipyards.
Highlights of Rotterdam Marathon: In one of the fastest marathons in history, Kenya's Duncan Kibet used a late surge to pass countryman James Kwambai at the tape to win the men's race in record fashion at the 29th Fortis Marathon Rotterdam April 5th in the Netherlands.