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Date: 
07/12/2012 - 12:19

worldjunior_2012.pngBARCELONA, Spain – Nine from the U.S. National Team at the IAAF World Junior Championships advanced from their rounds of competition to the next level on Thursday morning at Barcelona’s Olympic Stadium.

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Date: 
07/11/2012 - 14:45

worldjunior_2012.pngBARCELONA, Spain – It was another successful morning at Olympic Stadium for Team USA at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Barcelona. In three track event qualifying rounds, the U.S. advanced five of six to the next step while Team Co-Captain Gunnar Nixon continued his pursuit of the medal stand in the men’s decathlon.

Regional news
Date: 
07/11/2012 - 08:32

gunnarnixon.pngBARCELONA, Spain – For Team USA, the evening session of the opening day at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Barcelona was highlighted by a solid finish by Aisling Cuffe in the finals of the women’s 3000, Gunnar Nixon’s taking of the lead in the men’s decathlon, and the American sprinting group cruising through the opening rounds of the women’s 100 and men’

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World Junior Champs: Five Great Stories

Date: 
07/10/2012 - 11:51
Date: 
07/10/2012 - 11:51

worldjunior_2012.pngCourtesy of IAAF
One of the best kept secrets in the sport of track & field is the World Junior Championships.

Regional news
Date: 
07/10/2012 - 09:49

nerud.pngBARCELONA, Spain – Nine in the morning is early for most, but, for Team USA’s Brianne Nerud (North Shore, N.Y.), it was the perfect time to demolish the national high school record in the women’s steeplechase. Nerud’s performance was part of a busy morning at the opening session of the IAAF World Junior Championships in Barcelona.

Regional news
Date: 
07/09/2012 - 11:43

worldjunior_2012.pngBARCELONA, Spain – America’s stars of tomorrow will be on display at the 14th IAAF World Junior Championships beginning on Tuesday in Barcelona. Montjuïc Olympic Stadium will be the venue of the six-day competition (July 10-15) that will feature 180 countries and the best athletes in the world under the age of 20.

Regional news
Date: 
07/07/2012 - 10:24

tysongay_olyt12.pngTyson Gay had taken nearly a year away from sprinting. Since July 2011, Tyson Gay had two surgeries, and just began running in April. He is coming around, now that he is healthy, in leaps and bounds.

Regional news
Date: 
07/06/2012 - 12:17

brown_olyt12.pngThe USA Track & Field Foundation decided at its board meeting June 30 to double the original Elite Athlete Grantee bonus pool cap of $50,000 announced April 11, to $100,000, announced Foundation Executive Director Tom Jackovic and Chairman Bob Greifeld.

Regional news
Date: 
07/05/2012 - 10:53

pistorius.png"Today is truly one of the proudest days of my life. To have been selected to represent Team South Africa at the London 2012 Olympic Games in the individual 400m and the 4x400m relay is a real honour and I am so pleased that years of hard work, determination and sacrifice have all come together.

Regional news
Date: 
07/05/2012 - 10:49

sharonday.pngAfter two impressive days of competition for ASICS athletes, Amy Acuff in
the high jump, Sharon Day in the heptathlon, and Kara Patterson in the
javelin, all three women have earned repeat appearances at London this
summer.

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Broken Flight

Date: 
07/03/2012 - 09:47
Date: 
07/03/2012 - 09:47

brokenflight.pngBy Jon Gugala
Nothing is more dramatic in track and field than a dive at the line. And nothing is more disappointing than when a dive doesn't work.

Regional news
Date: 
07/02/2012 - 13:03

tarmoh_olyt12.pngEUGENE, Ore. – Jeneba Tarmoh has withdrawn herself from consideration for one of three Olympic Team positions in the women’s 100 meters.

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The Felix and Tarmoh Runoff

Date: 
07/02/2012 - 10:17
Date: 
07/02/2012 - 10:17

deadheat_0_0.pngBy Dick Patrick
The runoff between Allyson Felix and training partner Jeneba Tarmoh to decide who gets the third U.S. spot in the 100 meters at the London Games will be held Monday, July 2, at 5 pm local time. Both runners, according to USA Track & Field, preferred to have a run off instead of a coin flip.

Regional news
Date: 
07/02/2012 - 10:02

usayouthchamp2012.jpgARLINGTON, Texas-- Jaiden Woodbey earned his third national championship title of the week to highlight the final day of competition at the USA Youth Track & Field Championships at Maverick stadium at The University of Texas-Arlington.

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Jeff Porter and The Dive of His Life

Date: 
07/02/2012 - 09:31
Date: 
07/02/2012 - 09:31

jeffporter.pngBy Elliott Denman
It was the dive of his life, and worth every little abrasion it inflicted on his knees, palms and a miscellany of other bodily sites.

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Meet Delilah DiCrescenzo

Date: 
06/29/2012 - 14:55
Date: 
06/29/2012 - 14:55

delilahevent.pngCheck out Puma's new evoSpeed running shoe.

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Heard In The Mixed Zone

Date: 
06/29/2012 - 10:52
Date: 
06/29/2012 - 10:52

ashtoneaton_jump.pngBy Dave Hunter
Each day at these Olympic Trials there is an intermittent stream of athletes who, after their competition, parade through the tented Media Center by way of a cordoned pathway known as the Mixed Zone.

Regional news
Date: 
06/28/2012 - 11:14

usayouthchamp2012.jpgARLINGTON, Texas-- A near record breaking performance by the So Cal Roadrunners in the Youth Boys 4x800m relay and a dominating performance by Travis Toliver in the Intermediate Boys decathlon highlighted day two at the USA Youth Track & Field Championships at Maverick stadium at The University of Texas-Arlington.

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The Fear

Date: 
06/27/2012 - 10:28
Date: 
06/27/2012 - 10:28

jager.pngBy Jon Gugala
Go back to this year's USATF Oxy High Performance Meet, hosted by Occidental College in early May. Evan Jager, Nike athlete and member of the 2009 U.S. world championship 5,000-meters team, goes into the bell lap of his second steeple ever--the first being a massive win and Olympic trials "A" standard of 8:26.14 at Mt. Sac in April--and he's got a kick.

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Win Bernard Lagat's 5,000m Spikes

Date: 
06/27/2012 - 10:22
Date: 
06/27/2012 - 10:22

lagat_spikes.pngThe contest to win Bernard Lagat's spikes is now live

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