FALMOUTH, Mass. - This year’s elite Falmouth Mile promises to be an exciting event on Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 7:00pm at the Falmouth High School track. There will be three races starting with the Tommy Cochary High School Mile that is stacked with stellar high school athletes, followed by the wheelchair and elite races.
USA Track & Field on Tuesday launched a first-of-its kind program that recognizes and promotes high school and cross country state champion teams, and their coaches, throughout the country.
After setting American records in their respective events at the USA Outdoor Championships in June in Des Moines, Iowa, Amanda Bingson (San Marcos, Texas, hammer throw) and Michelle Carter (Dallas, Texas, shot put) will look to carry that momentum and lead a strong group of Team USA athletes in the field events into the IAAF World Outdoor Track & Field Championships, which begin Saturday
Top amateur triathletes from all 50 states and Washington, D.C. to race for titles - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Highlighted by 35 defending national champions and five reigning world champions, a record field of more than 4,300 competitors will compete in this weekend's 2013 USA Triathlon Age Group National Championships on the shores of Lake Michigan in Milwaukee, Wis.
(USATF)GREENSBORO, N.C. — Tia Jones (Marietta, Ga.) and Sydney Harris (Dacula, Ga.) each won multiple Junior Olympic national titles, while breaking records in their respective age groups to conclude the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University Sunday.
(USATF)GREENSBORO, N.C. — Tia Jones (Marietta, Ga.), Makalya Linebarger (Sparks, Nev.) and Treasure Brown (Los Angeles, Calif.) set national records in the 200m hurdles, pole vault and mini-javelin, respectively, highlighting day three of competition at the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University.
(USATF)GREENSBORO, N.C. — Katie Michita (Nesconset, N.Y.) won her second consecutive Junior Olympic National Championship igniting a thrilling second day of competition at the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University.
(USATF) GREENSBORO, N.C. — Timara Chapman (Raleigh, N.C.) and Bobby Hart (Manchester, N.J.) won the girls’ and boys’ 13-14 pentathlon, respectively, in impressive displays of endurance to kick off the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University.
Universal Sports Network and NBC Present the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Athletics August 10 – 18
Los Angeles (July 19, 2013) - Universal Sports Network and NBC will air 46 hours of premier track & field action from the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Moscow, Russia, from Saturday, August 10 through Sunday, August 18.
(IAAF) - Brianna Rollins, Valerie Adams, Jason Young, Yarisley Silva and Linda Stahl highlighted the Spitzen Leichtathletik EA Classic meeting at the Allmend Stadium in Lucerne on Wednesday (17).
These athletes shared the $20,000 jackpot which was awarded to the best performers of the evening.
Elliott Narrowly Misses World B Mark With 1500m Win At KBC-Heusden 1500m - (Zolder-Heusden, Belgium) - Matt Elliott (Brooks) took the lead with 250-meters to go and never looked back Saturday, winning the B heat of the 1500-meters at the KBC Night of Athletics with a personal best of 3:37.07.
It happened in one of the final events of the last day of the 2013 IAAF World Youth Championships, but Romania’s Florentina Marincu became the only athlete of the week to win gold medals in two individual events.
Heptathlete Tatyana Chernova showed that she is in good shape ahead of the defence of her World title in Moscow next month when she produced a world-leading total of 6623 points at the World University Games on Thursday (12).
World youth leads from Ekelund and Lake on third morning in Donetsk – IAAF World Youth Championships
(IAAF) -Fired up after missing out on medals in yesterday’s 100m finals, Michael O’Hara of Jamaica and Irene Ekelund of Sweden were in fine form in this morning’s 200m heats on day three at the IAAF World Youth Championships in Donetsk.
(IAAF) - Three genuine gold-medal contenders made a premature exit from their respective events in Donetsk on the second morning of the IAAF World Youth Championships in Donetsk.
(USATF) -INDIANAPOLIS — Ryan Whiting (Harrisburg, Pa.) has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after setting a meet record at the Lausanne Diamond League meet in Switzerland.
Whiting put the shot 21.88m/71-9.5 on his third attempt to establish the meet record and squeeze out a narrow win over 2012 Olympic bronze medalist Reese Hoffa.
(IAAF) -The majority of sprinting events during the morning session on the first day of the IAAF World Youth Championships in Donetsk saw US athletes record the fastest times in the heats.
DONETSK, UKRAINE - Forty-three of the top youth athletes from the U.S. kickoff their international careers as competition begins tomorrow at the IAAF World Youth Championships which runs from July 10-14th.
Suver 4th At US 10k Championships - (Atlanta, GA) - Mattie Suver (adidas/BRC) continued her impressive season notching another top-five US Championship finish with a 4th-place at the US 10k Championships hosted by the Peachtree Road Race on July 04. Suver was just nipped at the line finishing in 33:22 and solidly takes the #2 position in the USA Running Circuit standings.
The IAAF World Youth Championships, which will take place from 10 to 14 July 2013 in the Ukrainian city of Donetsk, is on course to become the biggest gathering of athletes in the history of the Championships.
With the deadline for the Entries now closed, we are proud to announce that no fewer than 1532 athletes have been entered, 840 boys and 713 girls.