Munich, Germany - After an assessment from his medical team we can confirm that Usain Bolt will close his 2010 track season and cancel his participation in the Samsung Diamond League meetings - Weltklasse Zurich and Memorial van Damme, Brussels, said a satement issued by the World and Olympic champion's management.
Courtesy of USATF
INDIANAPOLIS - Christian Cantwell, Tyson Gay and Lolo Jones will lead an impressive American lineup including multiple athletes with top world marks at the Samsung Diamond League DN Galen meeting Thursday and Friday.
INDIANAPOLIS - Kennedy Blahnik has been named USA Track & Field's Athlete of the Week after setting a National Youth Girls record in the shot put and discus competitions last week at the 2010 National Junior Olympic Outdoor Championships in Sacramento, Calif.
SACRAMENTO - National and meet records were set each day of the 2010 Junior Olympic Championships, and the sixth and final day of competition was no exception with Elijah Zoucha, Trinity Wilson and a Quiet Fire relay team's National marks. The meet, which began July 27, was held at Hughes Stadium on the campus of Sacramento City College in Sacramento, Calif.
SACRAMENTO - Competition heated up at day three of the 2010 USA National Junior Olympic Championships as Kennedy Blahnik unleashed a Youth Girls National discus record and two additional meet records were set. The action took place at Hughes Stadium on the campus of Sacramento City College in Sacramento, California. The event runs through Sunday, Aug. 1.
GTM Sportswear® Announces Sponsorship of National High School Coaches Association Programs to Reward High School Athletes
Manhattan, KS, July 29, 2010. GTM Sportswear® has partnered with the National High School Coaches Association (NHSCA) to sponsor two programs that will honor top high school athletes around the nation.
Courtesy of USATF
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Alexa Harman-Thomas' record-setting performance in the Youth Girls' pentathlon highlighted the first day of the 2010 USATF National Junior Olympic Championships in Sacramento, California.
Record holders Bryce Love (Carolina Elite) and Armand Shyne (3m TC) will join numerous returning champions and elite youth athletes to lead the male side of competition at the 2010 National Junior Olympic Championships. The country's most prestigious youth track and field meet will be held July 27- Aug.
MONCTON, CANADA -- Conor McCullough of Princeton crushed the meet record and his own American Junior record in the hammer, and Team USA swept the 4x400 relays Sunday on the final day of the 13th IAAF World Junior Championships.
MONCTON, CANADA - Michigan's Erin Pendleton had the best series of her life Thursday on the way to a sliver medal in the discus at the 13th IAAF World Junior Championships, and Houston's Errol Nolan added to Team USA's medal count with a bronze in the men's 400.
Courtesy of USATF
MONCTON, CANADA -- Two silver medals and a high school record in the women's 5,000-meters highlighted Team USA performances Wednesday on the third day of the 13th IAAF World Junior Championships.
Stinson's Record 10K Finish Tops Team USA Performances on Day Two of IAAF World Junior Championships
MONCTON, CANADA -- Texas high schooler Parker Stinson turned in the best finish ever by an American in the men's 10,000-meters Tuesday, crushing his lifetime best by more than a minute to take sixth in 29:32.23 at the IAAF World Junior Championships. The previous best finish was seventh by Tom Paskus in 1986.
MONCTON, CANADA -- Making the most of a packed house at the festive Stade Moncton 2010, Jordan Hasay and Emily Sisson ran to lifetime outdoor bests Monday in the opening event of the 13th IAAF World Junior Championships.
MONCTON, CANADA -- When the 13th IAAF World Junior Championships get under way Monday at Stade Moncton 2010 with the opening ceremonies and the women's 3000-meters, the flagbearer for Team USA will have more than just waving the red, white and blue on his mind. Conor McCullough, the silver medalist in the men's hammer at the 2008 WJC, passed up competing in the NCAA championships for Princeton in June to focus on winning the gold here.
July 19-25, 2010
The Moncton 2010 IAAF World Junior Championships, being held July 19th to 25th, will be the largest sporting event ever held in Atlantic Canada. The event will be seen by millions of viewers, with coverage extending to 170 countries around the world. Moreover, hundreds of provincial, national and international media are expected to be in Moncton to cover the competition.
Courtesy of USATF
July 27 - August 1, 2010
Hughes Stadium, Sacramento City College - Sacramento, California
SAN FRANCISCO - Central Park Track Club - New Balance (Metropolitan) and Norfolk Real Deal (Virginia) battled each other for both the men's and women's titles this weekend at the tenth annual USATF National Club Track & Field Championships at San Francisco State University with each claiming one of the titles.
INDIANAPOLIS - USA Track & Field announced Wednesday the Team USA roster for the 13th IAAF World Junior Championships which will be held July 19-25 at the newly built Stade Moncton 2010 Stadium in Moncton, Canada.
Copyright © 2015 American Track & Field Athlete a Fortius Media Group, LLC Publication