Mission Accomplished

- Chanelle Price talking after her American team went wire-to-wire with the two fastest legs on the day and three of the four leg winners to win gold at the inaugural World Relays.

LRC (Updated)USA Women Are Golden In 4 X 800!!!

Great performances all around by the US team with 3 of the 4 legs running the fastest splits on the day. The USA is the best 4 x 800 country in the world.

LRC Brenda Martinez was "Absolutely Brilliant"

LRC (Updated)4 X 1,500: Kenya Gets Gold, US Hangs On For Silver After Casey Hands Off In 1st & Torrence Tries To Hang With Kiplagat

Kenya won and got the WR as expected but this one had way more drama than expected with Pat Casey handing off in first, David Torrence hanging with Silas Kiplagat and Leo Manzano making it real interesting (for bronze) on the anchor.
LRC David Torrence WOW One of the boldest runs we've seen by an American.

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 Saturday World Relays 

LRC Updated World Relays Start With A Bang As Kenya Holds On For Gold And USA Settles For Bronze In 4 X 800

What a crazy anchor leg it was in the first final at the loud and raucous World Relays.

LRC UpdatedW 1,500: Kenya Crushes World Record, USA Beats Old World Record, Australia Celebrates Bronze

The Kenyans crushed the soft world record and the Americans overcame a violent fall for silver.

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 USADA Responds To Drummond 

USADA Says The Lawsuit Filed By Jon Drummond Is “Baseless” A USADA spokesperson said, “Mr. Drummond’s baseless lawsuit against the US Anti-Doping Agency is an effort to circumvent the mandatory arbitration process established to protect the rights of all clean athletes, coaches and the integrity of competition.”

Great Sunday Recap Of World Relays From Alan Abrahamson: Bahamas Rocks, US Rolls “Passion is what track and field needs. Passion is what the Bahamas delivered.” The US men’s short sprint teams were a disaster, but the women were perfect and LaShawn Merritt ruined the hopes of 15,000 raucous fans.

LRC Sunday World Relays Video Highlights The US sprint women did great, the men’s 4 x 100 was a disaster. Video highlights for USA visitors.

 Sunday World Relays Photos (Click for Gallery) 

 USATF Acts Quickly 

Sunday Distance Action Outside The Bahamas

 NCAA Regionals Next Weekend 

Non-World Relays Results

NCAA Preliminary Rounds Are Next Weekend

 Other Upcoming Distance Action 

 Other Assorted News 

 Saturday Photos (Click For Gallery) 

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 Saturday World Relays Talk 

 #USATFDoesItAgain & Lauren Fleshman Speaks Out 

Lauren Fleshman Blasts USATF For Selecting Convicted Doper Dennis Mitchell As A Team USA World Relays Coach “It’s like putting someone who has formerly served time for fraud in charge of your bank. Or a convicted child abuser in charge of your day care.”

Fast Times At HS State Meets

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 Tyson Gay Drama Continues