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Shelly Ann Fraser Pryce Wins 200m Final -22.13 Jamaica National Trials 2013

Warren Weir Beats Nickel Ashmeade 200m Final 19.79 - Jamaica National Trials 2013

Doping issues killing track and field again

Hey, pro cycling: move over on that trash heap, so there is some room for track and field.<p>Almost exactly a decade after the BALCO scandal all but destroyed track’s credibility, the sport is facing another legitimacy crisis.<p>Sunday, leading U.S. sprinter Tyson Gay and Jamaica's Asafa Powell, Olympic …

USC's Muhammad leads U.S. hurdlers at world track championships

USC alumna Dalilah Muhammad won a silver medal in the women’s 400-meter hurdles Thursday at the world track and field championships at Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium, finishing ahead of training partner<p>Lashinda Demusas American men and women won three of six medals in their respective 400-meter hurdles …

Brenda Martinez, Allyson Felix advance at world track championships

Brenda Martinez of Rancho Cucamonga recorded the fastest opening time ever by an American woman in the first round of the 800 meters at the track and field world championships, winning her heat at Moscow's Luzhniki Olympic Stadium.<p>No U.S. woman has ever won a medal in the 800 at the world …

Low attendance at track championships may be worry for Sochi Olympics

Talk of doping and gay rights weren't the only distractions at the recently completed track and field world championships.<p>Vast rows of empty seats at the Moscow venue left some wondering if fans will turn out for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi early next year.<p>Only two-thirds of the Luzhniki …

Track Might Be Added to Asian Beach Games

Sand races at November 2014 event in Thailand?<p>At least the long jumpers and triple jumpers would feel at home: The new president of the Asian Athletics Association would like track and field to be part of the 2014 Asian Beach Games, which will be held in Phuket, Thailand in November 2014.<p>The new …

Athletics

Nike Air Pegasus '92 QS "USA Track & Field"

Commemorating the 30th anniversary of the original Air Pegasus, Nike has released a striking new<p>Commemorating the 30th anniversary of the original Air Pegasus, Nike has released a striking new colorway of the shoe’s 1992 silhouette. Outfitted in bold white, off-red, blue and not to mention gold …

Nike Introduces "Pink Foil" and "Gamma Blue" Track and Field Footwear

With the 14th World Track and Field Championships commencing in Moscow this week, Nike has shared a<p>With the 14th World Track and Field Championships commencing in Moscow this week, Nike has shared a look at their newest performance footwear for competing athletes. Featuring a “Gamma Blue” colorway …

Anonymous Donor Gifts Middle School $500K for Track

Saint Patrick School has produced PA state champions.<p>Though it’s only November, a middle-school track team in central Pennsylvania is already looking forward to the spring season. Thanks to a $500,000 donation, runners at the Saint Patrick School in Carlisle, Pennsylvania will be training on their …

High School

NCAAs at Hayward Field Through 2021

Eugene solidifies claim of being "Track Town USA."<p>The University of Oregon's Hayward Field will be the site of the Division I NCAA outdoor track and field championships every year through 2021, the school announced on Wednesday.<p>Hayward was already slated to host the 2014 version of the meet. The …

IAAF Diamond League

Pearl River Holiday Track Invitational Packs RCC Fieldhouse

The Pearl River Track and Field Holiday Festival drew top competition from in and around Rockland County to Rockland Community College's Levy …

Extreme Sports

WSJ Live | Hulu

WSJ Live is currently unavailable to stream on-demand, but may be available on Hulu with Live TV depending on regional availability. Try Live TV for …

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How Yoga Can Help Your Running

Roll out a yoga mat to become faster and fitter.<p>Sure, you're time-crunched and, okay, maybe a little intimidated about being the only person who can't touch his toes in a room full of Gumbys. But winter is the perfect opportunity to put excuses aside, when your mileage is likely to take a dip, …

Yoga

7 Ways Runners Can Get Better Sleep

You'll run better if you invest in a good night's rest.<p><b>1. Run...</b> In a poll from the National Sleep Foundation released earlier this year, active people were more likely to report good sleep than inactive people (65 percent versus 39 percent). To guarantee an extra-great slumber, try completing a …

Sleep

adidas introduces miCoach SMART RUN

adidas has introduced the miCoach SMART RUN, calling it "the most advanced and intuitive wrist based running device on the market." The watch offers …

Jesse Owens' 1936 Gold Medal Up For Auction

One of the four gold medals won by Jesse Owens in the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany -- the only one known to still exist -- is currently up …

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Are Bouncy Running Strides More Economical?

A new study of "stride angle" produces unexpected results.<p>Running economy, often explained as the equivalent of gas mileage for runners, is a bit of a black art. There are plenty of theories about what influences it, and one famous study showed that Paula Radcliffe managed to improve her economy …

Research

Why (and When) You Need More Protein

New research reconsiders how protein is needed for muscle growth and repair.<p>Over the last few months, I've been spurred to rethink how much protein I need on daily basis, and when I need it. This isn't particularly earth-shattering, of course -- people have long known and debated the role of …

Nutrition

What Happens to Items Left at Pre's Rock?

Communities take different routes in care for runners’ shrines.<p>Every other week, Emily Aune visits a boulder in thick woods alongside the curve of a road near the Willamette River in Eugene, Oregon. Aune is part of a steady pilgrimage of people who make their way by car or foot to this nondescript …

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