CARSON –Olympic gold medallist Angelo Taylor was fuming after the men’s 400m hurdles race here at The Home Depot Center, after meet officials failed to assemble the eighth flight of hurdles correctly.
CARSON — American Kerron Clement ran a well judged race to hold off the determine Angelo Taylor and Dominican Republic’s Felix Sanchez and win the men’s 400m hurdles at the 2009 adidas Classics Grand Prix, on a windy afternoon here at The Home Depot Center on Saturday.
Usain Bolt hits the centre of Manchester today, vowing to show his rivals a clean pair of heels…When he was on the Beijing track, the elegance of Usain Bolt’s running was remarkable.
Retired Trinidad and Tobago sprinter Ato Boldon says he is happy that Usain Bolt was not around during his track and field career.
MANCHESTER — Usain Bolt revealed that he could have gone as fast as 9.56seconds in the 100m at the Olympic Games in Beijing, last summer, had he not celebrated metres before the finishing line.
Birmingham was the host of the 2003 IAAF World Indoor Championships, and 2007 European Indoor Championships. A total prize purse of US$245,000 will be paid by the IAAF.The payment of prize money is dependent upon the athletes clearing the usual anti-doping procedures.
The 2009 World Athletics Tour is composed of 25 Permit Meetings, divided into two levels. The first comprises the ÅF Golden League and Super Grand Prix, and the second level, the Grand Prix meetings, with each IAAF Continental Association represented by at least one WAT meeting.
The IAAF Combined Events Challenge — An annual worldwide competition series for Decathlon (Men) and Heptathlon (Women) via which athletes accumulate points towards a final ranking and to share over 200,000 USD in prize money.
The Fastest Man in the World steps back onto the Track in Manchester, UK. Usain Bolt takes his two events and splits them in half. He will be running the 150m sprint on Sunday, May 17th LIVE on Universal Sports.
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Georgia and Arkansas lead on the men’s and women’s sides, respectively, following day two of the 2009 Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships Friday. The event is being hosted by the University of Florida at its Percy Beard Track at James G. Pressly Stadium.