1. 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 9 months ago 10,704 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 10 months ago 538 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 10 months ago 1,760 reads 0 comments

  4. 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 10 months ago 35,561 reads 84 comments

  5. 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 10 months ago 368 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 11 months ago 2,858 reads 1 comments

  7. 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 11 months ago 1,784 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 11 months ago 114,537 reads 66 comments

  9. 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 11 months ago 17,423 reads 19 comments

  10. 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 12 months ago 840 reads 0 comments

  11. 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 12 months ago 2,313 reads 1 comments

  12. 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 12 months ago 9,116 reads 2 comments

  13. 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 12 months ago 998,953 reads 35 comments