BEIJING -- Joe Kovacs took home gold in the shot put while Justin Gatlin and Trayvon Bromell took silver and bronze, respectively, in the men’s 100 meters as Team USA hit for the cycle in medals Sunday evening at Beijing National Stadium.
Kovacs claims SP gold
MADRID (ESP): 39 athletes make up the Spanish selection for Beijing. Men’s team captain Jesus Angel Garcia will make a record 12th appearance at the World Championships and at the age of 45 will be the oldest competitor in Beijing. Spain had two medallists (both bronze) in 2013, Miguel Angel Lopez (20kmW) and Ruth Beitia (high jump), and both will return.
USA won 3 out of 4 relays - SAN JOSE (CRC, Aug 9): NACAC Champs ended with high quality relay times despite the fact that the countries concerned were not running in top composition. USA won three of four races. Women 4x100 in 42.24 (Pierre, Lawson, Bryant, Jefferson), in the 4x400 m 3:25.39 (Funderburk, Ch. Williams, T. Williams, Okolo) over Jamaica 3:28.65.
Track and Field Stars set to compete in Atlanta at the American Track League meet to be held at Emory University on August 1st.
The 3rd annual American Track League meet is set to be the best edition yet with multiple global stars making their final tune-ups prior to heading to Beijing China for the IAAF World Championships later in August.
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados. July 28, 2015 -- Registration is off and running for the 2015 Run Barbados Marathon Weekend, which will again bring spectacle and entertainment to the streets of Barbados, from Dec. 4 - 6, 2015.
by Alfonz Juck, Bubka pledges president should be full-time job - CALI (COL): IAAF Vice President and presidential candidate Sergey Bubka made it to Cali for the World Youth Championships. Before that he stopped in Toronto to follow the PanAmerican Games.
By Alfonz Juck, Top sprints in Luzern - LUZERN (SUI): Spitzen Leichtathletik Luzern takes place on Tuesday (EA Classic) with some great match-ups on the cards. Asafa Powell will aim for his first sub 10 clocking in Luzern in a field which also has fellow Jamaicans Yohan Blake and Kemar Bailey Cole.
Richmond, CA (April 2, 2014) – HOKA ONE ONE®, a division of Deckers Outdoor Corporation (NASDAQ : DECK), is pleased to announce that Mark Mastalir has joined its management team as their new Vice President of Marketing.
Free Run4Good™ app - available September 5 - to support National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month; brand challenges community to do good by doing what they love: running - LEXINGTON, Mass. - (August 29, 2012) - Today, a third of American children are overweight or obese, posing a serious health threat to the future of our kids.
SportsArt Fitness introducing the new ECOFIT Networking System for their electricity-producing Green System
The New EcoFit Networking System and Display - The ECOFIT Networking System and Display will revolutionize usage of exercise equipment in clubs, fitness facilities, hotels, universities and schools.
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