Chambers not allowed to compete at Berlin Golden League

Published on May 25, 2009 |

BERLIN — Former drug cheat Dwain Chambers will not be invited to compete at the ISTAF Golden League opening meet in Berlin.

Obergföll opens season with 68.40m win in Halle

Published on May 24, 2009 |

German throwers continued showing promising early form in the year in which they will have their major ‘home game’ at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics, Berlin Germany (15 to 23 August).

Pictures From The Pac-10 Championships

Published on May 24, 2009 |

Patrick Holleran, Shannon Digital Imaging post pictures from the the Pac-10 Championships, held May 16-17 in Eugene Oregon, are available on the following Web page…..VIEW IMAGES

Usain Bolt success drives Lewis-Francis

Published on May 24, 2009 |

Fit-again Mark Lewis-Francis is preparing for the new season inspired by double Olympic champion Usain Bolt.

Baylor suspend 400m star Star Betters for two-years

Published on May 23, 2009 |

Baylor University confirmed with News Channel 25 Sports that former Waco High stand out track star and current Baylor 400m specialist Lejerald Betters has been suspended for two-years……READ MORE

Writer tells IAAF president Bolt has enough pressure so lighten up

Published on May 22, 2009 |

Hey, thanks for the advice: IAAF president Lamine Diack made it known this week that he recently reminded triple Olympic gold medallist Usain Bolt of his “responsibility” as a champion.

The need to believe in Bolt

Published on May 22, 2009 |

Bolt. Even his name sizzles with speed. It’s as if the very mention of him conjures up images of something being fired out of a cannon.

Campbell-Brown to run at Barcelona meeting

Published on May 22, 2009 |

BARCELONA, Spain — Jamaica’s two-time Olympic 200m champion and reigning World 100m champion Veronica Campbell-Brown will run the half-lap event at the Mitin Ciutat de Barcelona, to be held in the in the Olympic Stadium Lluís Companys of Montjuic on 25 July, organisers announced this week.

Powell says he will be running at reebok

Published on May 21, 2009 |

When it comes to reports on the health and status of Jamaican sprinter Asafa Powell, you can believe only half of what you read and none of what you hear because the so-called news is about as reliable as celebrity gossip.

IAAF Asian Grand Prix Series – PREVIEW

Published on May 21, 2009 |

Hong Kong, China – There is an air of expectancy as the three-leg Asian Grand Prix circuit is poised to make a start at Suzhou, China, on Saturday, 23 May. The other two legs will also be hosted by China, the second one in Kunshan on 27 May and the final meet in Hong Kong on 30 May.

Gebrselassie gunning for new world record in Berlin Marathon

Published on May 21, 2009 |

Ethiopian long distance great Haile Gebrselassie said on Thursday that he was gunning for his own world record in September’s Berlin Marathon.

Powell says he's ready to run fast again

Published on May 21, 2009 |

KINGSTON — Former world record holder Asafa Powell says he is close to full recovery from an ankle injury and is looking forward to running faster times this season.