Athletics

Concerned Parent In New York Wants To Ban Girls \'Bun-Hugger\' Spandex In XC

Karen Garconnier wants to outlaw all forms of girls spandex in cross country and track and field.<p>The Sayville (NY) High mother came away with this …

Track & Field

Workout Wednesday: Great Oak Runs Hill Repeats

We joined the Great Oak boys and girls squads earlier this season for one of their hill repeat workouts. The workout was on a Monday evening after a …

Track & Field

Lucy-Jane Matthews' many skills

Featured<p>Lucy-Jane Matthews’ many skills<p>by Emily Moss<p>The national under-15 champion is aiming high after her impressive pentathlon success<p>After …

Track & Field

2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Post Event: Wheelchair winners Marcel Hug and Tatyana McFadden, interviewed by James O'Brien and media

The wheelchair races continue to grow in stature and interest in Chicago. Marcel Hug used a big move to break the field near the end and insure his …

Track & Field

NCAA XC Men Individuals Preview 2017

2017 NCAA XC MEN INDIVIDUALS PREVIEW<br>Worlds Track Finalist Knight The Fave<p><b>by Sieg Lindstrom</b><p>It’s always… errr… interesting to play NCAA Cross Country …

Arizona

Why Karissa Schweizer Will Still Win The NCAA XC Title

When Elinor Purrier of New Hampshire out kicked Karissa Schweizer of Missouri at Pre-Nats this weekend, a collective gasp went out around the NCAA …

Track & Field

London Marathon Community Track officially opens

Featured<p>by Athletics Weekly<p>World medallists Asha Philip and Rabah Yousif lead a masterclass with Bobby Moore Academy pupils to mark the opening of …

Track & Field

Spanish Olympic high jump champion Beitia announces retirement

MADRID (Reuters) - Olympic champion high jumper Ruth Beitia has retired from athletics due to persistent injuries, the Spaniard announced on Wednesday.<p>“I’ve spent many years putting my body to 100 percent on many occasions and putting it to the limit on others,” Beitia told a news conference in her …

Olympics

Which 7th Graders Will Make An Impact At The State Level

As state championship season arrives, very few middle school athletes will have opportunities to gain state hardware around the country.<p>But in …

Track & Field

TCS New York City Marathon Diary: Mary Keitany is ready

<b>Mary Keitany, is she ready for the Big Apple? photo by PhotoRun.net</b>ITEN (KEN): In the build-up to the New York Marathon, Mary Keitany's husband …

Track & Field

Sam Kendricks Loves Cross Country

Pole Vault World Champion In Praise Of XC<p>Once a harrier himself, the undefeated-in-’17 global titlist in the vault got his start running over terrain …

Track & Field

2017 FloXC Rankings: Week 4

<b>RANK</b><p><b>YR</b><p><b>ATHLETE</b><p><b>SCHOOL</b><p><b>LAST WEEK</b><p>1<p>SR<p>Taryn Cordani<p>Ithaca<p>1<p>2<p>SR<p>Khia Kurtenbach<p>Chicago<p>5<p>3<p>FR<p>Kaitlyn Mooney<p>Coast Guard<p>9<p>4<p>SR<p>Bryn …

Track & Field

Frankfurt Marathon Diary: Arne Gabius wants 2:10 or better

<b>Arnie Gabius, 2015 Frankfurt Marathon, photo by PhotoRun.net</b>FRANKFURT (GER): Arne Gabius is aiming to break the 2:10-barrier in the Frankfurt …

Track & Field

News - Katelyn Tuohy Earns Performance of the Week Honors - 10/17/17

Katelyn Tuohy Earns Both of This Week's Performance of the Week Awards Track and field fans voiced their choices in this week's DyeStat's Performance …

Track & Field

Kaela Edwards Joins Emma Coburn Training Group

’16 NCAA Indoor Mile Champ Kaela Edwards<br>Has Joined Emma Coburn’s Pro Group<p>The ’17 Oklahoma State grad has moved to Boulder to train with Coburn and …

Track & Field

2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon Post Event: Galen Rupp and Tirunesh Dibaba interviewed by James O'Brien and media

The 2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon had two entirely different races up front. Galen Rupp won with a killer 5k between 35k and 40k. Tirunesh …

Track & Field

Is youth football past its prime?

High school football participation may have peaked.<p>That’s the argument I make in a recent analysis for the international sports governance …

United States

The Xs And Os Behind Fayetteville-Manlius\' Dominating Run At Van Cortlandt

Over the last decade, the Fayetteville-Manlius (NY) High girls cross country program has built a tradition of success on a number of levels.<p>Local. …

Track & Field

Oldest Olympic high jump champion retires

Spain’s <b>Ruth Beitia</b>, who in Rio became the oldest Olympic high jump champion by six years, announced her retirement at age 38 on Wednesday.<p>Beitia was …

Cycling

2017 HOKA ONE ONE Postal Nationals Fall Cross Country Training Program, Week 18, Day 3, Wednesday means recovery day

Wednesday is always a recovery day. Enjoy the run, work on your strideouts and talk with your team mates. It sounds silly now, but some of your life …

Track & Field

Christian Brothers Academy Is A National Contender After Manhattan Invitational Win

Christian Brothers Academy (NJ) has a history of being one of the best cross country teams in the Northeast as well as the entire country. This year …

Track & Field

Cybraryman Internet Catalogue

<b>Cybrary Man's Educational Web Sites</b><b><br>The internet catalogue for students, teachers, administrators & parents.</b><b> <br>Over 20,000 relevant links personally</b> …

Education

Arkansas To Debut National Relay Championships

Arkansas To Roll Out New<br>National Relay Champs In ’18<p><b>by Sieg Lindstrom</b><p>Arkansas has big plans for spicing up the collegiate schedule. Next spring …

Track & Field

On The Right Track: Scouting Service Evaluates Football Recruits General Athleticism

Before he became the NFL’s leading rookie sensation, Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt faced scouting report questions about his …

College & University

Ieuan Thomas' top tips for steeplechase beginners

Featured<p>Ieuan Thomas’ top tips for steeplechase beginners<p>by Athletics Weekly<p>Could you be tempted by the steeplechase? Ieuan Thomas gives his advice …

Track & Field

Harriette Thompson, oldest woman to ever run a marathon, dies at 94

Harriette Thompson – a three-time cancer survivor who ran her first marathon at age 76, then 16 years later became the oldest woman ever to complete …

USATF

All-Time Rankings At The Mt. SAC Invitational

With one of California's biggest and most prestigious high school cross country meets arriving this weekend at Mt. San Antonio College, it's about …

Track & Field

Cowboys Stay Atop Region for 58th-Straight Week

<b>STILLWATER</b> — The Oklahoma State men's cross country team reigned supreme in the Midwest Region for the 58th-consecutive week in the United States …

Track & Field

News - Lawrence Cherono Breaks Amsterdam Marathon Course Record

Lawrence Cherono Gets Course Record in Surprise Victory in Amsterdam By Adam Kopet Cors van den Brink for the IAAF reports that Kenya's Lawrence …

Track & Field

Maria Lasitskene going for more global glory at Birmingham 2018

Featured<p>The world and Diamond League champion hopes to continue her fine high jump form at the IAAF World Indoor Championships<p>Maria Lasitskene is …

Track & Field