Athletics

Vin Lananna resigns as TrackTown USA president, will remain an associate AD at Oregon

Vin Lananna has resigned as president of the TrackTown USA local organizing committee according to a source close to the situation.<p>Lananna informed …

Track & Field

Miami Gardens Xpress Has Become An AAU Dynasty

By Lincoln Shyrack - MileSplit Correspondent<p>It's tempting to focus solely on the incredible individual performances of superstar athletes such as …

Track & Field

Ten memorable moments from Tampere

The <b>IAAF World U20 Championships Tampere 2018</b> drew to a close little more than 48 hours ago, but memories of the event will linger for many years to …

IAAF

Watch: Skateboarder Breaks Pole Vault World Record By One Centimeter

French pole vaulter Baptiste Boirie, the self-proclaimed "creator of skate vaulting", cleared 6.17 meters with the help of a skateboard. His monster …

Sports

Rai Benjamin recalls his 47.02 race at NCAAs

17 Jul 2018<p><i>On a wet day in June at Historic Hayward Field, Rai Benjamin clocked 47.02 for the 400m hurdles – a colleagiate record and the second</i> …

Track & Field

How Can The Athletics World Cup Be Improved?

For the United States, the Athletics World Cup this past weekend in London was a success.<p>The American squad won the eight-team competition and, let’s …

Track & Field

Gender tests: IAAF denies 'preventing' women from taking part in sport

<b>Athletics' governing body the IAAF says it "has not and will never" prevent women from participating in athletics.</b><p>It comes in response to an open letter from the Women's Sports Foundation and Athlete Ally calling for the scrapping of proposed rules designed to address testosterone levels in female …

IAAF

News - Eliza McCartney Clears World Lead in Pole Vault in Germany

Eliza McCartney Gets World Lead in Pole Vault in Jockgrim, Germany By Adam Kopet Eliza McCartney won the women's pole vault in Jockgrim, Germany, …

Track & Field

2018 Rabat DL: In a race chock full of American stars, Christian Coleman returns triumphant

<b>The battle for the Rabat 100 meters, video courtesy of 2018 IAAF Diamond League</b><b>The Men's 100 meters in Rabat, Morroco featured a tremendous …

Track & Field

Great African athletes to be inducted into CAA Hall of Fame

<b>Meseret Defar, Tirunesh Dibaba, Vivian Cheruiyot, Olusoji Fasuba, Caster Semenya and many more great African athletes are to be inducted into the</b> …

African Sport

Women in World Athletics members meet in London

Featured<p>Event included expert seminars and discussion on diversity, governance reform and change management<p>Against the backdrop of the Athletics …

Track & Field

‘I was a little sore for a few days’: Could a jockey be a heptathlete?

Top Flat jockeys <b>James Doyle and Harry Bentley</b> were put through their paces in a sport completely unknown to them.<p>Commonwealth Games heptathlon …

Horses

Future Success: Comparing Top 5K Boys To Track Seasons

Track & Field

Monaco: Five things to look out for

© Errol Anderson<p>© Jean-Pierre Durand<p>© Philippe Fitte<p>Shaunae Miller-Uibo's race to qualify, Gianmarco Tamberi's mission to exorcise old demons, and …

IAAF Diamond League

News & Media | Welsh Athletics - Athletau Cymru

Welsh Athletics are pleased to announce the u20 Team selected to compete against Welsh Schools, England u20's, North of England u20's, Midlands …

British Athletics

Scotland selections for Welsh U20 International

Tuesday 17th July 2018<p><b>scottish</b>athletics are delighted to confirm selections for a 28-strong Scotland team to compete at the <b>Welsh U20 International</b> in …

British Athletics

Ulster University Speed-Power Academy To Commence in October 2018

Athletics NI, in partnership with Ulster University are delighted to launch the "Ulster University Speed-Power Academy" with the aim to bridge the …

British Athletics

Hogs' WR not listed on roster; player said to not be on team 'right now'

Arkansas Razorbacks receiver Brandon Martin is not on the team roster and is not listed in the team's media guide, which was released digitally …

College Sports

West Cheshire athletes secure podium finishes at English Schools Track and Field Championships

George Hyde and Emma Howe claimed podium places at the English Schools Track and Field Championships.<p>The West Cheshire Athletic Club duo produced …

Chester, UK

Thirty Aztecs Named MW Scholar-Athletes

<b>July 17, 2018</b><p><b>COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -</b> Thirty San Diego State student-athletes were honored for their high achievement in the classroom as Mountain …

Student Athletes

Track officials not swayed by criticism of their new gender rule

Faced with growing pushback, the international track federation is standing behind a new eligibility rule that defines female athletes by their body chemistry.<p>The IAAF has sought to bar from competition any women with naturally high testosterone levels unless they agree to run against men or take …

IAAF

Why Runners Are Obsessed With Time Barriers

For fans of U.S. track and field, one of the more crushing moments in recent memory came during the men’s steeplechase at the 2015 Paris Diamond League meet. After outkicking Kenyan Jairus Birech for most of the final lap of the race, Evan Jager was a few strides away from becoming the first …

Marathons

The Wolverine Daily Newsstand: July 17

Brandon Brown<p>Tweets of the day<p>Preseason Honors: Five Wolverines Recognized on @BednarikAward, @TheMaxwellAward Watch Listshttps://t.co/6vdOBlVqbD …

Michigan Wolverines

Achieve A Major Breakthrough By Believing In Yourself

You've missed the mark. Lately you find yourself skipping practice and wondering why your motivation is not at the level it once was.<p>Your passion, …

Motivation

Girls Track: Athlete Of The Year, Amanda Howe, Southington High

AMANDA HOWE SOUTHINGTONCLASS: SeniorCOACH: Connor GreenACCOMPLISHMENTS: Won titles in the discus at the New England championships (141-9), the State …

Shot Put

64 Wolf Pack athletes earn MW Scholar-Athlete Award - University of Nevada

<b>COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.</b> – The Mountain West announced its 2017-18 Scholar-Athlete Award recipients today, honoring a Conference-record 789 …

Community Health

Murray Releases 2018 Cross Country Schedule

Related Links<p><b>LUBBOCK, Texas –</b> Texas Tech head cross country coachJon Murrayannounced Tuesday the release of the 2018 fall season schedule. He will …

Lubbock

Snowdon International Mountain Race preview | News & Media | Welsh Athletics - Athletau Cymru

Llanberis, Wales – With less than a week until the 43rd Jewson International Snowdon Race / Ras-yr-Wyddfa, anticipation of this famous mountain race …

British Athletics

Boise State roster countdown 2018: Day 46, Joel Velazquez

Day 46. Just barely over a month and a half until we reach the promised land: Kickoff. On that note...#46, Joel Velazquez, Redshirt Sophomore, K/P …

College Football

Big South Conference Announces Two Staff Promotions

<b>CHARLOTTE, N.C. (</b><b>www.BigSouthSports.com</b><b>)</b> – The Big South Conference announced today the promotion of <b>Mark Simpson</b> to Associate Commissioner-Public …

Big South