INDIANAPOLIS - Defending champions Janet Bawcom and Mo Trafeh lead strong fields chasing after $53,000 in prize money at the USA 15 km Championships hosted by the Gate River Run this Saturday in Jacksonville, Fla.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - 2012 London Olympic medalists Jenn Suhr, Janay Deloach Soukup and Trey Hardee along with high school phenom Mary Cain will be among the names highlighting the USA Indoor Track & Field Championships, which begin Friday, March 1, and run through Sunday, March 3, at the Albuquerque Convention Center.
Monaco - The second episode of IAAF Inside Athletics is available to watch online now.
This show looks at the expected great rivalries for the year ahead, including Sally Pearson vs Dawn Harper in the 100m Hurdles, Mo Farah vs Galen Rupp vs the top Ethiopians and Kenyans in the long distance races, and Kirani James vs LaShawn Merritt in the 400m.
(photo: Author Dave Hunter) Written by Dave Hunter - Blossoming Athletes Embrace Team Approach; Loxsom Runs 600 WL On Oversized Oval - February 23, 2013, Geneva, Ohio - An often-overlooked aspect of collegiate track & field is the excitement of a good old-fashioned battle for a team title.
(by Dave Hunter) SPIRE Institute – increasingly recognized as one of the most exceptional multi-sport training and athletic facilities in the country – took a major step toward ensuring its economic sustainability this past weekend. SPIRE Institute has been officially designated a U.S.
Suver Selected To Team USA For World Cross Country Championships - (Colorado Springs, CO) - USA Track & Field has announced that Mattie Suver (adidas/BRC) has been selected for the USA national team that will compete at the World Cross Country Championships to be held March 24 in Bydgoszcz, Poland.
Irvine, Calif., February 21, 2013 – ASICS America announced today the fastest American marathon runner Ryan Hall, continues his longstanding relationship with ASICS. One of the premier faces in American distance running, the two-time Olympian and American half marathon record holder became the first American to break the one-hour barrier in the half marathon in 2007.
(USATF) A total of 22 members of Team USA from the 2012 Olympic Games are among those entered Saturday to compete in the Millrose Games. One of the most iconic indoor track meets in the world, this is the 106th edition of the Millrose Games and will be held at The Armory.
NEW YORK – In its biggest single-event sponsorship in more than a decade, USA Track & Field on Wednesday announced that it will launch the .US National Road Racing Championships in the fall of 2013.
adidas introduces revolutionary cushioning innovation as part of its new Energy Running Segment - PORTLAND,ORE. (FEBRUARY 13, 2013) - At a global launch event today, adidas introduced a new way to run by unveiling its latest running innovation Energy Boost.
Tickets for the 2013 adidas Grand Prix will go on sale tomorrow, February 13 at 12PM EST! Don’t miss out on your chance to get those front row seats to see the world’s greatest athletes as they light up the track and soar to new heights at New York’s Icahn Stadium on Randall’s Island.
Check out how adidas is changing running forever on Wednesday, Feb. 13. For those who can’t attend, they can watch the event LIVE starting at 10:30 a.m. ET. at http://new.livestream.com/adidas/energyboost. Follow the conversation at #Boost and @adidasUS.
INDIANAPOLIS - Chris Derrick (Portland, Ore.) has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after winning the USA Cross Country Championships 12 km race in 35:36.6 on Saturday in St. Louis.
As for each of the previous six editions, this year’s RAK Half Marathon on the northern shores of the UAE on Friday 15th February, promises fast times and fierce contests in both men’s and women’s races.
Suver Places 7th At US XC To Secure World Team Birth; WCAP Men Lead US Army To Team Title (St. Louis, MO) - Mattie Suver (adidas/BRC) finished 7th at the US Cross Country Championships and likely punched her ticket to represent Team USA at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships to be held in Bydgoszcz, Poland, March 24th.
Four Team USA Minnesota Runners in Top 25 at USA Cross Country Championships on Feb. 2; Heather Kampf Runs 4:39 Indoor Mile
Minneapolis/St. Paul – Feb. 4, 2013 – All four Team USA Minnesota runners competing at the USA Cross Country Championships in St. Louis on Feb. 2 finished in the top 25, with Jamie Cheever leading the way by finishing 10th in the open women’s 8 km race. Her time was 27:20.
(USATF)- BOSTON - In a night of breath-taking action at the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix that for the 18th year rocked the Reggie for athletes and fans alike, high school sensation Mary Cain demolished the high school record for 2 Miles, while Galen Rupp and Jenn Suhr fell just off the mark of equaling American records in the 3,000m and pole vault.
ST. LOUIS – Shalane Flanagan used her superior strength to pull away from the rest of the women’s open field while Chris Derrick bested a loaded men’s open race as each claimed USA Cross Country titles Saturday at Forest Park.
2012 Olympians Shalane Flanagan, Matt Tegenkamp, Dathan Ritzenhein and Kim Conley will be a part of loaded senior fields Saturday when Forest Park in St. Louis plays host to the USA Cross Country Championships.