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MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. - Updates from day one of the World Youth Track and Field Trials and the USA Youth Outdoor Track & Field Championlships
EUGENE - Trevor Barron set four American Junior Records in one race to win the men's 20 km national title and claim his spot as the youngest member of the U.S. team bound for the IAAF World Championships in Daegu on the final day of the 2011 USA Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Ore.
Highlights of the 2011 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Coverage of many of the events in Eugene OR over the weekend where the World Championship team was determined.
EUGENE - Ashton Eaton took a huge leap forward in his quest to become the world's greatest athlete as he won his first U.S. title and racked up 8,729 points, moving him to #5 on the all-time U.S. list on the second day of the 2011 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore.
The USA Championships serve as the selection event for the coveted spots to represent Team USA at the IAAF World Championships August 27- September 4 in Daegu, South Korea. The USA Championships are also the final stop of the 2011 Outdoor Visa Championship Series. Each male and female athlete who finishes the series at the top of the point standings will be awarded $25,000.
Eugene, USA – Michelle Carter and Jillian Camarena-Williams waged an historic battle in the women’s Shot Put on the opening day of the USA Championships at Eugene’s Hayward Field on Thursday (23).
Eugene - Michelle Carter and Jillian Camarena-Williams thrilled the crowd with an epic series of throws, while Kibwé Johnson continued his streak in the hammer cage with the best throw seen by an American in more than a decade at the first day of the 2011 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Ore.
USATF - EUGENE - With the U.S. boasting the most talented multi-event athletes in the world, Bryan Clay and Ashton Eaton are sure to put on a show at the opening day of the 2011 USA Track & Field Championships in Eugene, Ore. June 23-26.
Written by USATF - INDIANAPOLIS —Aisling Cuffe has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after her record-setting performance in the girls’ two mile at last weekend’s New Balance Outdoor Nationals.
USATF - EUGENE - Veterans Carmelita Jeter, Allyson Felix, Jenn Suhr and Brittney Reese headline competitive fields of the nation’s best at the 2011 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships June 23-26 in Eugene, Ore.
USATF - Fans will be treated to a glimpse of the future of USA Track & Field as the best high school standouts and the most promising college freshmen meet at Hayward Field for the 2011 USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Eugene Ore. June 22-26.
Learn the basics of the WTC Drill Progression for Shot Put and Discus by Four-Time World Champion John Godina on July 10th at Mt. San Antonio College. Take advantage of this opportunity to fine-tune your preparation and take that next step to a Personal Record!
(USATF) INDIANAPOLIS — Lukas Verzbicas has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after becoming the fifth U.S. high school athlete ever to run under four minutes in the mile with his victory in the adidas Grand Prix High School Dream Mile.
2011 Diamond League New York: Culson wins men's 400m hurdles
Based in the running Mecca of Flagstaff, Arizona, the adidas-McMillanElite team has quickly become one of the nation's premiere training groups. In late July, the team will offer its first running camp for high school runners.
If you are tuning into the Nike Prefontaine Classic on NBC on Saturday, in hopes of watching middle-distance runner Anna Pierce, she will be the one with the bright red hair. Pierce, who is known for her ever-changing hair color, chose her current shade of red because it matches her current Nike uniform.
USATF Athletes Natasha Hastings, Kara Patterson and David Oliver join emcee Ato Boldon for USATF's Win with Integrity program in Eugene, Oregon just prior to Saturday's Nike Prefontaine Classic. Springfield High School will play host to two assemblies beginning at 8:45 a.m., Friday.
Most accounting graduates move on from the classroom to the land of cubicles and corporate offices to count the beans, but after Nick Arciniaga graduated from Cal-State Fullerton in 2006, he quickly realized that was not the life he was called to lead.
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