Two of the world’s leading road runners will compete in Saturday’s Mattoni Olomouc Half Marathon in the Czech Republik: Kenyans Wilson Kipsang and Edna Kiplagat. Kipsang is the marathon world record holder while Kiplagat took the marathon gold medal in the World Championships for a second time in a row. Continue Reading
Olympic champions David Rudisha, Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce, Carmelita Jeter and Ashton Eaton are just a few of the latest names to confirm that they will compete at the Sainsbury’s Glasgow Grand Prix at Hampden Park on 11-12 July. The quartet will join 22 world champions and 25 Olympic and Paralympic Continue Reading
Wilson Kipsang will be the star attraction of the Mattoni Olomouc Half Marathon which will take place next Saturday in the Czech Republic. The Kenyan, who is the current marathon world record holder with a time of 2:03:23 from Berlin 2013, has shown tremendous form this spring when he took Continue Reading
Senior thrower Dani Bunch and junior sprinter and running back Raheem Mostert have been named Purdue’s Athletes of the Year for the 2013-14 school year. They were selected by a vote of the athletics department administrators from a list consisting of each sport’s Most Valuable Player or similar designee. Bunch Continue Reading
Results from at the adidas Grand Prix – IAAF Diamond League meeting in New York on Saturday, 14, June. 200 — 1, Warren Weir, Jamaica, 19.82. 2, Nickel Ashmeade, Jamaica, 19.95. 3, Alonso Edward, Panama, 20.06. 4, Wallace Spearmon, United States, 20.19. 5, Curtis Mitchell, United States, 20.29. 6, Rasheed Continue Reading
NEW YORK – World champions LaShawn Merritt and Abeba Aregawi along with top sprinters Kerron Stewart, Lolo Jones and Tori Bowie, are the latest athletes to be confirmed for Saturday’s adidas Grand Prix.