Lavillenie with two trophies
PARIS (FRA): Pole vault World record holder and IAAF Athlete of the Year Renaud Lavillenie won on Friday evening another award. Actually two during one evening. He became the Champion of Champions in the World and in France in the end of the year poll of the French sports daily L´Équipe.
(USATF)_INDIANAPOLIS -- Myles Marshall and Irene Obera are the 2014 Youth and Masters Athletes of the Year, USATF announced Monday.
Marshall earns 2014 USATF Youth Athlete of the Year after taking home gold at the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.
Olympian Will Lead Expansion of Training Programs at All Levels - ATLANTA, November 24, 2014 – Following through on its commitment to build new centralized training programs to meet the needs of its 21,000 beginner, committed and elite members, Atlanta Track Club announced today that it has hired Amy Begley, a 2008 US Olympian, as the first full-time head coach in the Club’s 50-year
(photo: AJ Mast | NCAA Photos)TERRE HAUTE, Ind. -- A team full of Michigan natives gave Michigan State its first NCAA team championship in any women’s sport Saturday.
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. -- Two of the top programs in NCAA men’s cross country made history Saturday at LaVern Gibson Championship Course.
INDIANAPOLIS – Boston Marathon champion Meb Keflezighi and USATF Outdoor champion and Diamond League winner Jenny Simpson have been named the 2014 USATF Jesse Owens and Jackie Joyner-Kersee Athletes of the Year, respectively.
Atlanta Track Club & Mizuno USA sign historic "integrated marketing " agreement: What it means to the sport
In an announcement with far-reaching consequences, the Atlanta Track Club and Mizuno, one of the largest sports product manufacturers in the world, have reached a long term agreement for Mizuno to sponsor all facets of the Atlanta Track Club, its events and its merchandise.
Jon Peterson to Compete at .US National 12k Championships on Nov. 16; Four Team USA Minnesota Runners Finish in Top 12 at EQT Pi
Minneapolis/St. Paul – Nov. 11, 2014 – Team USA Minnesota’s Jon Peterson will be among the elite competitors who have qualified to run in the .US National 12k Championships in Alexandria, Virginia, on Nov. 16. Peterson obtained an ‘A’ qualifier for the race by finishing fifth at the USA 7 Mile Championships at Bix in July with a time of 33:54.
Abbott Celebrates the Power of Health and Achievement as First-Ever Title Sponsor of World Marathon Majors
INDIANAPOLIS -- Track and field fans have the opportunity to help select USA Track & Field’s 2014 Jesse Owens and Jackie Joyner-Kersee winners through online voting.
As a formalized sport, cross country stretches back to 19th century England, with muddy landscapes and barriers—both natural and manmade—making the chase more interesting. Here we take our annual look at shoes best suited to just these conditions—oh, and made for speed, too. We looked at 5 updates and one new model. Though we’ve said it for ten years, it remains true.
Dennis Kimetto makes marathon history on the streets of Berlin while Tirfi Tsegaye’s patience is rewarded with women’s world lea
A new chapter in the marathon was opened with a magnificent flourish by Dennis Kimetto in Berlin on Sunday (September 28).
INDIANAPOLIS — USA Track & Field (USATF) on Thursday officially launched the full website for RunJumpThrow, its flagship youth activity partnership with The Hershey Company that provides a turnkey, hands-on physical activity program for kids ages 7-12.
Sponsorship is part of the American Development Program Initiative and will assist Team USA Minnesota in covering the costs of coaching, stipends and travel expenses for team members - PITTSBURGH - Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon, Inc.
(Written by Competitor Group) - RaceKids becomes official day camp partner of the Rock ‘n' Roll Marathon Series; Partnership to kickoff at the Rock ‘n' Roll Running Festival in Virginia Beach, August 29-31; Additional 2014 events include Denver, Savannah and San Antonio with more added in 2015 - SAN DIEGO, Calif.
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