(USATF) Bloomington, IN -- The hot temperatures could only be overtaken by the heated competitions on day one of the USATF Youth Outdoor Championships on the campus of Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana, Tuesday, June 24, 2014.
Multi-events, steeplechase and race walking were all on tap for an eventful day both with the weather and on the track.
(USATF) INDIANAPOLIS -- Elite youth athletes will descend on Bloomington, Indiana this week for the USATF Youth Outdoor Track and Field Championships. Thousands of youngsters from all across the country will compete in the week-long event at the Robert C. Haugh Track & Field Complex at Billy Hayes Track on the campus of Indiana University from June 24-29.
Huddle, 29, became the first American champion of the Mini since the 2004 event was won by Deena Kastor, now 41, who won the Masters (40+) title - NEW YORK (June 14, 2014) - Blue skies, a star-studded field, and the empowering spirit of the world’s original all-women’s road race gave Molly Huddle all the motivation she needed to set a new American all-women’s 10K road record at the
NEW YORK, New York -- A little wind didn’t stop Saturday from being one of the greatest Diamond League meets in history, as the adidas Grand Prix saw multiple meet records and personal bests fall at Icahn Stadium on Randall’s Island.
(IAAF) - Over the last seven years, the adidas Grand Prix has consistently delivered thrills to the rabid Caribbean sprint fans calling the Five Boroughs home.
XC Champions Are Made In the Off-Season−Now With Extra Help From An Innovative Digital Training Initiative That Encourages High School Runners To “Find Their Strong” Through Summer Training - LEXINGTON, MA (June 12, 2014) – Saucony, committed to inspiring the hu
From USATF) - INDIANAPOLIS – When the USA Track & Field Foundation’s youth committee reviewed the grant application from the Chicago Area Runners Association (CARA), they immediately knew they had to help. CARA’s mission was a perfect fit for the Foundation’s goal of providing opportunities for athletes to compete in track & field.
The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) is delighted to announce that IAAF Kids’ Athletics / Nestlé Healthy Kids, the flagship development project of its School / Youth programme, will be demonstrated in the heart of New York City on Wednesday 11 June.
Richmond, CA (June 2, 2014) – HOKA ONE ONE®, a division of Deckers Outdoor Corporation (NYSE : DECK), is pleased to announce the revival of the High School 2-mile Postal competition this Fall. In order to further support the growth of American distance running, HOKA ONE ONE will introduce competitions for high school cross country teams across the nation.
EUGENE, Ore. -- The 40th Nike Prefontaine Classic boasts an impressive field in 24 events, with over 50 U.S. athletes slated to compete at historic Hayward Field, May 30-31.
The first ever IAAF World Relays will play out to a worldwide TV audience and a capacity two-day stadium this coming weekend (Sat 24 / Sun 25 May) in The Bahamas.
55 U.S. Athletes Are Set to Compete Against the World’s Best in the Bahamas - LOS ANGELES (May 20, 2014) – Universal Sports Network will present exclusive television and online coverage of the inaugural IAAF World Relays in Nassau, Bahamas, May 24 and 25 at 6:30 p.m. ET on TV, and at 6:15 p.m. ET LIVE online at universalsports.com.
A Life Defined-The 60th Anniversary of the "Four Minute Mile", by Peter Thompson, from British Milers Club magazine, May 2014
The following article, by reknowned coach Peter J. L. Thompson, puts the sixtieth anniversary of the first sub four minute mile and Sir Roger Bannister, into a proper perspective. Read it, share it, then, go take a run.
BOSTON -- Meb Keflezighi was phenomenal Monday as he pulled away from the fastest men’s field in history Monday, holding off Kenya’s Wilson Chebet to become the first American man to win the Boston Marathon in 31 years. Keflezighi is the first U.S. men’s champion since Greg Meyer in 1983.
The 2014 BAA 5km on Saturday (19) was one for the ages, as thousands of runners took to the streets of Boston two days prior to the Boston Marathon.
Under crystal clear skies through Boston’s picturesque Back Bay neighbourhood, Ethiopia’s Dejen Gebremeskel set a men’s event record of 13:26, while Molly Huddle came from behind to win the women's race in 15:12.
Five Team USA Minnesota Runners to Compete at USA 1 Mile Road Championships in Des Moines April 22; Heather Kampf 2nd at B.A.A.
Running events on Boston Marathon® weekend begin Saturday morning, April 19, with $39,900 (USD) prize purse at stake.
BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced an elite field of Olympic Games and IAAF World Championships medalists and returning champions for the 2014 B.A.A. 5K, to be held on Saturday, April 19, two days prior to the 2014 Boston Marathon®. The 2014 B.A.A. 5K will have a field size of 10,000 entrants and will start and finish at Boston Common.
Universal Sports Network is the Exclusive National TV Home of the Boston Marathon Finish Line Web Cam to Capture All Runners on Race Day - LOS ANGELES (April 16, 2014) – On Monday, April 21, 2014, the world will run as one with the City of Boston for the 118th running of the Boston Marathon. Universal Sports Network will provide exclusive LIVE national coverage of Boston’s legendary event from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET.
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