Track Town Summer Series Results and Recap

Brittney Reese

Eugene, Ore. - Selected results from the Track Town Summer Series meeting at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon on Friday, July 29. On the women's side, Melissa Bishop posted her seventh sub-two minutes 800m time this season after the Canadian record holder clocked 1:59.74 for first place in the women's two-lap event. Bishop, who is the third-fastest

Merritt Wishes U.S. Selection Process Was Similar To Jamaica’s

Aries Merritt

MIAMI, FL - Men's 110m hurdles world record holder Aries Merritt says the Jamaican selection system would have been perfect for Kendra Harrison. Merritt was speaking after watching his teammate smashed the women's 100m hurdles world record at the Anniversary Games - IAAF Diamond League meeting - in London, last Friday evening. Harrison, who owns six of

World-Leading Track and Field Performances On July 25

Keni Harrison of USA

A world record in the women's 100m hurdles highlighted the world-leading times in 2016 over the weekend. American sprint hurdler, Kendra Harrison, who shockingly missed out on qualifying for the Rio Olympic Games next month, after finishing outside the top three at the U.S. Trials, bounced back with a world record outing at the Anniversary Games

Bolt: I Felt Disrespected; Disappointed In Justin Gatlin

Usain Bolt

LONDON - Usain Bolt says he was disappointed the American camp, especially with rival Justin Gatlin, for think that he would fake-out of the Jamaica Olympic Trials. Bolt withdrew from the JAAA National Trials earlier this month before the 100 metres final and applied for a medical exemption. The six-time Olympic champion immediately underwent treatment and proved

Olympic Champion Fraser-Pryce Wins 100m In Padova

Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce

PADOVA, Italy - Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce captured the 100 metres dash at the European Athletics (EAA) Citta di Padova Meeting on Sunday (17). Fraser-Pryce, who is bidding to win a third successive women's Olympic 100m crown at the 2016 Rio Games next month, won in Italy with a time of 11.25 seconds. The Jamaican easily defeated