Samuel Wanjiru, the Olympic marathon gold medallist on Thursday was charged with threatening to kill his wife, with an illegal firearm, reports claimed. The Daily Nation reports that Wanjiru, who threatened his wife Tereza Njeri, was also charged with threatening to kill house keeper, Nancy Njoki. He reportedly wounded a Continue Reading
By Stan Popovich Many athletes sometimes get anxious when they play against a tough opponent. They get nervous on who they are competing with and they get so worked up that they lose focus on playing their sport. In the end, they make mistakes and end up beating themselves up if they do Continue Reading
At times, our worries and anxieties can overwhelm us. In addition, our worries can distort our perception of what is reality and what is not. As a result, this may interfere with your sport of track and field.
German high jump star Ariane Friedrich will likely miss the 2011 season because of an Achilles tendon rupture that is preventing her from training. The IAAF World Championships bronze medallist suffered the injury during a training session last week, which forced her to underwent surgery in a Frankfurt hospital. And Continue Reading
Olympic 1996 sprint double champion over 200m and 400m, Michal Johnson talked about his world record run over the half lap at the Games. The American talked about what he did and didn’t do right and his reactions to getting – what he believed was a brilliant start to brak Continue Reading
Merry Christmas from all the members here at World-Track. We thank you all for your support throughout the year and wanted to take the time to wish you and yours, a very happy holiday season!
Laverne Jones-Ferrette, who won a silver medal at the IAAF World Indoor Championships in Doha earlier this year as tested positive for a banned substance and serves a six-month suspension, reports are claiming. The US Virgin Islands was impressive this past season – after clocking a sizzling 6.97seconds to become Continue Reading
American sprinter Tyson Gay believes 2011 will be a very fast one for a number of the world’s sprinters.
PRESS RELEASE: BMW FRANKFURT MARATHON ON 30th OCTOBER 2011 Günther Weidlinger commits early to BMW Frankfurt Marathon 2011, an IAAF Gold Label race once again Little more than six weeks after a phenomenal event organisers of the BMW Frankfurt Marathon have already made a major signing for their next race: Continue Reading
The indoor track and field season is now under-way and this season of out website will allow you our viewers to stay up-to-date with the latest results from both international and college meetings around. January 15 Indiana/Purdue Dual January 15 Doug Raymond Invite – Kent State January 15 Purple Tiger Continue Reading