Jeremy Wariner wins at Texas State Invitational

American 2004 Athens Olympic Games champion Jeremy Wariner won the men’s 400-metres dash at the Texas State Invitational on Saturday. Wariner, who is using the early meetings as tune up for the U.S. Olympic trials later this year, clocked 45.64 seconds in a dominating performance to win the event on the day. The former Baylor […]

Merritt targets fast times and Johnson’s 400m world record next year

By Mark Jones, World-Track PARIS — World and Olympic champion LaShawn Merritt is targeting fast times during the major championships off season next year. Merritt dethroned fellow countryman and former world no.1 Jeremy Wariner of his 400 metres titles at both the Beijing Olympics and Berlin world championships and he now sets his sights on […]

Wariner says he didn't dodge Merritt in Athens

By Steve Campbell, World-Track PARIS — World 400-metres champion Jeremy Wariner played down reports that he dodged a meeting with fellow countryman and Olympic champion LaShawn Merritt at the Athens Grand Prix on Monday (12). The pre-meeting entries had the pair featuring in their first one-lap clash for the season, but that did not materialized […]

American Joshua Mance finds new love in track – World Youth

By Anthony Foster, World-Track Bressanone/Brixen – American Youth star Joshua Mance, a medallist at the IAAF World Youth Championships, says he gave up playing basketball earlier this season for the new love he found in track and field. Mance, who ran a personal best of 46.22seconds to finish second to Grenada’s Kirani James in boys […]

Jeremy Wariner not worrying about Usain Bolt – Runner's Tribe Q&A

In 2004, Jeremy Wariner did what no person has done beofore in winning the NCAA Indoor & Outdoor 400m & 4x400m relay, the US 400m Olympic Trials, and the Olympic Gold in 400m & 4x400m. In 2009, Wariner aims to prove that taking silver in the 400m in Beijing (to LaShawn Merritt), was a rare […]