1. Cuba's Lazaro Martinez: Is He the World's Next 60-Foot Triple-Jumper?

    Sixteen-year-old Cuban triple-jumper Lazaro Martinez appears to have all the physical tools necessary to pierce the barrier only one other human (Britain's Jonathan Edwards) has broached—the 60-foot mark...

    Red Shannon Written by Red Shannon about 10 months ago 1,450 reads 0 comments

  2. Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 3 Results, Updated Medal Table and Glasgow Schedule

    The competition really heated up on the third day of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, with athletes from all over the world competing for 29 total gold medals...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 10 months ago 17,854 reads 0 comments

  3. Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 1 Results and Updated Glasgow Sports Schedule

    The Commonwealth Games got underway in Glasgow on Thursday, and it’s safe to say that it didn’t disappoint with a Day 1 to remember...

    Stuart Newman Written by Stuart Newman about 10 months ago 2,586 reads 0 comments

  4. Commonwealth Games 2014: Dates, Sports Schedule and Event Venues

    Thousands of athletes from over 70 nations will descend on Glasgow for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, with 11 days of competition scheduled for this year's biggest event on the athletics calendar...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 10 months ago 10,705 reads 0 comments

  5. Texas S.W.A.G. Track and Field Club Thriving in Dallas, Surrounding Areas

    ARLINGTON, Texas --- In William Henderson’s estimation, it isn't necessary to always attach a negative panorama to the term "swag...

    Andre  Johnson Written by Andre Johnson about 11 months ago 560 reads 0 comments

  6. Devon Allen's Story Reminiscent of Early Oregon Hurdler Jerry Tarr

    Devon Allen, the University of Oregon football recruit who "runs hurdles on the side," has possibly just ignited a turf war between track coach Robert Johnson and football coach Mark Helfrich ...

    Red Shannon Written by Red Shannon about 11 months ago 1,776 reads 0 comments

  7. Alysia Montano Runs at U.S. Championships While 8 Months Pregnant

    Olympic track star Alysia Montano is eight months pregnant, but that didn't stop her from competing in the 800-meter race at the U.S. Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Sacramento, Calif...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 35,570 reads 84 comments

  8. Is Track Town USA's Monopoly on Hosting Major Meets Good for the Sport?

    Without question, Eugene, Oregon (aka Track Town USA) is the mecca of track and field in America. Such a concentration of world-class competition drawn to a relatively remote corner of the world, year after year, is not the result of dumb luck...

    Red Shannon Written by Red Shannon about 11 months ago 371 reads 0 comments

  9. Pole Vaulting Tricks Add an Interesting Twist to the Sport

    Luckily, pole vaulters have a mat on the ground for safety reasons. The video above shows some pretty crazy stunts by pole vaulters...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 12 months ago 2,860 reads 1 comments

  10. Prefontaine Classic 2014: Course Info, Date and Event Schedule

    In one of the biggest track meets of the year, the 2014 edition of the Prefontaine Classic will take place at the University of Oregon's Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon, as part of the IAAF Diamond League...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 12 months ago 1,827 reads 0 comments

  11. Track Runners Collide During Baton Exchange at World Relays

    Baton exchanges aren't typically much of a problem for runners, but things went south for two teams during the 4x1,500-meter relay at the IAAF World Relays on Saturday...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 12 months ago 114,542 reads 66 comments