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.
USATF partners with local SUBWAY® Restaurants to promote healthy habits for kids in “Fit for Life Challenge”
INDIANAPOLIS – USA Track & Field is partnering this fall with local SUBWAY® restaurants in parts of North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia, encouraging kids to get active and stay healthy through the SUBWAY® “Fit for Life Challenge” programs.
(USATF) - NANJING, China -- When track & field events concluded Monday at the Youth Olympic Games, Myles Marshall was the shining Team USA star as he won his first international gold medal to accompany the gold and two bronzes already accomplished by the Americans in track & field.
(USATF) NANJING, CHINA -- Team USA approaches the final day of Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing China with three medals, one gold and two bronzes, earned in track & field, which began on Day 5 at the Nanjing Sports Center Stadium
Here’s a look back at U.S. performances in track & field through the eighth day of competition.
Day 5 – Wednesday, Aug. 20
(USATF) HERSHEY, Pennsylvania –- On a mild summer Saturday at Henry Hershey Field, more than 450 kids, comprising eight regions in the U.S.
(USATF)Program to Transition to “Run, Jump, Throw” in 2015 Under New Partnership with USA Track & Field and Athletics Canada - HERSHEY, Pa., July 30 2014 — The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY) announced today that it will welcome more than 450 youth athletes to compete in the 37th Annual Hershey’s Track and Field Games’ North American Final Meet, on Saturday August 2, at Henry Hershe
(USATF) HUMBLE, Texas -- The last champions were crowned as records were challenged and broken on “Championship Sunday”, the final day of the USATF National Junior Olympic Championships, July 27, at Turner Stadium.
(USATF)HUMBLE, Texas -- Champions were crowned, the drama intensified and the records continued to fall as “Super Saturday” did not disappoint on the penultimate day at the USATF National Junior Olympic Championships on July 26, at Turner Stadium on the campus of Humble High School.
Day six report: Williams and Martinez set championship records – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014
(IAAF) Championship records from US hurdler Kendell Williams and Cuban triple jumper Lazaro Martinez provided the highlights of the final day of the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 on Sunday (27).
Day five report: Friday helps make Saturday special for the USA – IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014
Triumph and tragedy has seemed to accompany the USA senior 4x100m teams in equal amounts in recent years but their junior counterparts showed their elders how to slickly pass the baton with two superb wins at the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 on Saturday (26).
(IAAF) Athletics fans of a certain generation will remember the 60s worldwide hit ‘Friday On My Mind’ and more than a few were humming The Easybeats' famous standard in Hayward Field after Trentavis Friday took the 200m title at the IAAF World Junior Championships, Oregon 2014 on the appropriate day of the week.
Day three report: Ooh la la, Belocian becomes the first junior hurdler under 13 seconds – IAAF World Junior Championships, Orego
(IAAF) Wilhem Belocian carried on the French tradition of producing outstanding hurdlers – think Guy Drut, Ladji Doucoure and the number one man in the world at the moment Pascal Martinot-Lagarde – when he became the first junior athlete to run the 110m hurdles faster than 13 seconds with a world junior record of 12.99.
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