1. 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 8 months ago 1,735 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 8 months ago 114,525 reads 66 comments

  3. Runner's Premature Celebration Costs Him Victory in 800-Meter Race

    There's plenty of time for celebrating after a race, so runners should be focused on crossing the finish line, especially when they are competing in a short event...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 9 months ago 17,401 reads 19 comments

  4. Diamond League 2014: Doha Results, Twitter Reaction and More

    The 2014 Diamond League series kicked off in Doha, Qatar, on Friday as some of the top stars in the world of track and field looked to begin successful campaigns...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 9 months ago 835 reads 0 comments

  5. Oscar Pistorius Subject of Complaint Regarding Alleged Comments to Kim Myers

    South African Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius, who's currently standing trial in his home country in connection with the death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, is now the subject of a complaint for comments he allegedly made to a friend of Steenkamp...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 9 months ago 2,308 reads 1 comments

  6. Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Stream and Latest Details from Reeva Steenkamp Case

    Updates from Friday, May 9 Oscar Pistorius returned to court on Friday to continue his fight against a charge of premeditated murder after he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 9 months ago 9,104 reads 2 comments

  7. Tyson Gay Suspended for 1 Year Following Failed Drug Test

    Updates from Friday, May 23 According to a report from the Associated Press , Gay is being sued by his former coach for defamation: Track coach Jon Drummond says ...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 9 months ago 998,886 reads 35 comments

  8. Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Stream, Latest News, Info from Reeva Steenkamp Case

    Updates from Thursday, April 17 Oscar Pistorius ' defence team saw forensic expert Roger Dixon return to the witness box on Thursday, ready for another grilling from prosecutor Gerrie Nel, who had torn into his evidence on Wednesday...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 10 months ago 6,927 reads 3 comments

  9. Asafa Powell Suspended

    Former 100-meter world record holder Asafa Powell has been suspended for 18-months by the Jamaican Anti-Doping disciplinary panel. Powell tested positive for oxilofrine at the Jamaican National Championships in June 2013...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 10 months ago 78 reads 0 comments

  10. Oscar Pistorius Trial: Live Stream and Latest News from Reeva Steenkamp Case

    Updates from Thursday, April 10 Prosecutor Gerrie Nel gave Oscar Pistorius a torrid time in the witness box on Thursday as the trial into Pistorius' shooting of Reeva Steenkamp continued...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 10 months ago 22,371 reads 11 comments

  11. Jamaican Randall Handed Two-Year Doping Ban

    Olympic discus thrower Allison Randall has been banned for two years after testing positive for a banned diuretic during last June's Jamaican trials...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 10 months ago 949 reads 0 comments

  12. Oscar Pistorius to Sell House Where Reeva Steenkamp's Death Occurred

    Oscar Pistorius, who's currently standing trial in connection with the death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, is going to sell the home where she died in order to cover legal fees associated with his defense...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 456 reads 0 comments

  13. 100-Year-Old Man Entered in USA Masters Track Championships

    More than 900 athletes are set for the USA Masters Track Indoor Championship in Boston this weekend. Only one of them is entered in the 100+ age category...

    Samantha Talavera Written by Samantha Talavera about 11 months ago 337 reads 0 comments

  14. IAAF World Indoor Championships 2014: Daily Results, Updated Schedule and More

    Some of the top athletes on Earth will attempt to prove they are the best at what they do at the 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 months ago 3,738 reads 0 comments

  15. Bookmaker Taking Bets on Oscar Pistorius Trial Causes Twitter Outrage

    Twitter has reacted angrily to news that a bookmaker, Paddy Power, is taking bets on the outcome of the Oscar Pistorius trial. What's more, the company are also running promotional material off the back of the murder trial, which begins next week...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 11 months ago 4,779 reads 8 comments

  16. Bubka Watches Lavillenie Break His World Record

    Under the watchful eye of Sergei Bubka himself, it was perfect symmetry as Frenchman Renaud Lavillenie cleared 6.16 meters to break the great's longstanding indoor pole vault world record in the same Ukrainian city of Donetsk more than 20 years later...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 12 months ago 451 reads 0 comments

  17. Bubka's Pole Vault World Record Broken

    Olympic champion Renaud Lavillenie has broken Sergey Bubka's 21-year-old pole vault world record with a 6.16m leap in the Ukrainian's home city of Donetsk.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 12 months ago 61 reads 0 comments

  18. Oscar Pistorius Releases Statement on Reeva Steenkamp Death Ahead of March Trial

    Oscar Pistorius has released an emotional statement on the first anniversary of Reeva Steenkamp 's death, highlighting the "pain and sadness" he feels one year after shooting his girlfriend dead...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 12 months ago 1,105 reads 0 comments

  19. Tyson Gay Probe: Pattern of Fallen Sprinters Hurts Track and Field

    In an enlightening investigative piece, David Epstein, writing for ProPublica , looked into last year's shocking news that American sprint icon Tyson Gay had tested positive for banned substances...

    Red Shannon Written by Red Shannon about 12 months ago 2,446 reads 0 comments