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Commonwealth Games Federation - Our People

To mark Commonwealth Day 2013, the CGF is very proud to present a new short film telling the story of the what is arguably one of the greatest …

Track and field athletes to unionize

Track and field athletes from the United States and abroad are unionizing, they said Friday, in part to fight a rule against promoting private …

Women's Olympic 1500 Champ Reportedly Fails Drug Test

Asli Cakir Alptekin may face lifetime ban.<p>Turkey’s London Olympic 1500-meter gold medalist Asli Cakir Alptekin has tested positive for a banned substance, the Chinese news agency Xinhua is reporting. New Zealand sources have also reported the failed test.<p>Hours after the reports surfaced, the World …

IAAF

That Pre Thing

Any debate regarding Steve Prefontaine’s merits as an all-timer should begin with these numbers.<p>0 Defeats in cross country or track during Pre’s junior and senior high school seasons<p>19 Pre’s age when he appeared on the cover of <i>Sports Illustrated</i> in 1970<p>3 NCAA Cross Country Championships won while …

U.S. Olympic Trials