Shot Put

Allegheny Township man reaches new heights as inspiring wheelchair athlete

Updated less than a minute ago<p>Jerry Baylor has spent decades inspiring others.<p>Sometimes, it’s when he gives them a small stone he has meticulously …

Pittsburgh

2018 Birmingham DL Diary: four highlights from Birmingham DL

<b>Four Birmingham highlights</b><p>The Muller Grand Prix could have started better. In the first four races we had 3 false starts and 3 DQs. The meet did get …

Athletics

PREVIEW: WPA EUROPEAN CHAMPS

19th August 2018<p>PREVIEW: WPA EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS<p>As one European Championship drew to a close last week, another one begins tomorrow as a team of …

British Athletics

13 DAYS TO 2018 KICKOFF: Chase Johnston

<b>Goal No. 13: EXPECT TO WIN.</b> <i>And truly believe we will.</i><p>Redshirt Junior | 6-3 | 237 lbs. | Carl Junction, Missouri<p>Courtesy Kansas State</b> …

College Football

Hopeful Indians eye Asiad glory

Jakarta, Aug 18 (IANS) After a chaotic and sometimes controversial build-up, Indian athletes will gear up to challenge the best in the continent when …

India

Valerie Adams shot put future revealed

Dame Valerie Adams has committed to a Tokyo Olympics campaign.<p>If the three-time shot put medallist is selected, she will join Barbara Kendall as the …

Sport (New Zealand)

Kipruto,Obiri and Manangoi among the African Team Named for Continental Cup

The Confederation of African Athletics has announced the African team for the <b>IAAF Continental Cup Ostrava 2018</b> to be held on 8-9 September.<p>The team …

Athletics

How Prince Harry’s Invictus Games changed me

FOR more years than he cares to remember, Kevin Jacoby barely left his room let alone his house.<p>Yesterday he was out and on top of the world — albeit …

News Corp

Five For Friday: Track and Field Birmingham Diamond League

<i>Michael Rodgers competes in the men’s 100-meter at the 2018 USATF Outdoor Championships on June 21, 2018 in Des Moines, Iowa.</i><p>Noah Lyles, a Youth …

IAAF Diamond League

Seven Event Wins for Dartmouth at Yale Outdoor Meet

By: <b>Dartmouth</b><p><b>NEW HAVEN, Conn. –</b> Saturday saw the Dartmouth women's track & field team compete at Yale's Mark Young Invitational Saturday.<p>The meet was …

Bill de Blasio

World Para Athletics European Championships Preview | News & Media | Welsh Athletics - Athletau Cymru

<i>Friday 17th August, 2018</i><p>Some of Wales' biggest athletic names will head to Berlin from <b>August 20th - 26th</b> to represent Great Britain at the World Para …

British Athletics

Community Invited to Bloom 206 Ribbon Cutting on Revitalized Sarff Field

After a summer of construction, the district's football field will sport new blue turf, bringing Bloom school spirit and a fresh look. The turf retains the same sport performance and safety as natural grass while eliminating the use of potentially harmful pesticides and fertilizers while …

Athletics

Five to follow at the World Para Athletics European Championships

An action-packed seven days are in store in Berlin and here are some of the stars competing for continental titlesAround 650 athletes from 40 …

Athletics

Simbine, Semenya lead Team Africa's SA contingent at IAAF Continental Cup

JOHANNESBURG - A 20-strong South African contingent has been selected for the African team that will compete at the IAAF Continental Cup in Ostrava, …

Sport (South Africa)

2018 Wieslaw Maniak Memorial, first international meet after Euro Champs, feature wins for Haratyk, Swiety and Pryshchepa

<b>Michal Haratyk, 2018 Nike Pre Classic, photo by PhotoRun.net</b><b></b><b>Justyna Swiety-Ersetic, European Champs 400m, photo by Getty Images/ Berlin 2018</b><b></b><b>Wins for</b> …

Athletics

All-Around Star(ner): T.J. standout is city's top female athlete

If you’re looking for Josephine Starner, chances are she’s busy.<p>The laundry list of activities she has taken part in makes it understandable.<p>Whether …

Women's Sports

WATCH: This National Anthem Sung By India's Underrated Athletes is Special

Happy Independence day - from our national athletes.<p>Today, 15th August 2018 marks the 72nd year of India attaining freedom from British rule. The …

India News

Teams get set for Manchester International

Events<p>by Athletics Weekly<p>England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales, BAL/UKWL, GB Juniors and Iceland squads will compete at the Manchester Regional …

Athletics

AGE GROUP GLOBAL MEDALLISTS HEAD U20 TEAM AT MANCHESTER INTERNATIONAL

14th August 2018<p>AGE GROUP WORLD AND EUROPEAN MEDALLISTS HEAD BRITISH U20 TEAM AT MANCHESTER INTERNATIONAL<p>A 46-strong Great Britain and Northern …

British Athletics

Full Glasgow 2019 European Indoor Championships schedule revealed

Events<p>by Athletics Weekly<p>Laura Muir returns to Scotland as the 200-days-to-go milestone is marked<p>The schedule for the 2019 European Athletics Indoor …

Athletics

Jim 'The Anvil' Neidhart, member of Hart Foundation, dies at 63

Professional wrestler Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart, part of the legendary Hart family wrestling dynasty, has died at the age of 63.<p>The Pasco Sheriff's …

1980s

Hero’s welcome home for Polish track-and-fielders

With a total of 12 medals, seven gold, four silver and one bronze, Poland finished second behind Britain in the overall medals table at the event in …

Poland

A miniature robot army (from the people who brought you the Internet)

When the big one hits, robots will play a crucial role in recovery. DARPA thinks they may be more effective if they're tiny.<p>What happens when the …

Robotics

Triple H, Ric Flair react to death of Jim 'The Anvil' Neidhart

Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart died at age 63, the WWE confirmed in a statement on Monday.<p>According to TMZ, he was found in his home in Florida after suffering a medical emergency.<p>Here’s how the WWE world reacted:<p>Read more at USA TODAY Sports.

Ric Flair

Jim Neidhart Dead: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Former WWF champion Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart has died at 63 years old.Cause of death is unknown. TMZ reported that Neidhart passed away early Monday …

Pro Wrestling

WWE Legend Jim 'The Anvil' Neidhart Dies at 63 Following Fall at Home

Professional wrestler Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart died at his home Monday at the age of 63, WWE announced.<p>Neidhart fell and hit his head, the Pasco …

WWE

WWE legend Jim ‘The Anvil’ Neidhart dies aged 63

Former WWE tag-team champion Jim Niedhart has died aged 63.<p>Neidhart, father of current WWE star Natalya, was one of WWE’s most popular wrestlers in …

Athletics

Former Newport Harbor track and field champion, pro wrestler Jim Neidhart dies

Former Newport Harbor standout track and field athlete Jim “The Anvil” Neidhart, who became best known for being a pro wrestling star, has died.The …

Pro Wrestling

Anthony Crolla to lead team of boxers in athletics event - just days before his wedding!

It's set to be a whirlwind few days for Anthony Crolla, with the boxer getting married to his long-term partner Fran this weekend, but that isn't …

Mental Health

Meet the Flint entrepreneur who's 'more Phil Knight than Phil Knight'

Tyler is a political science major with a minor in criminal justice from Notre Dame College in South Euclid, Ohio. The daughter of a soldier, she …

Notre Dame