Quote Of The Day
“Games have been played all week by individuals and our governing body, which is meant to be unbiased.”
“You can call me bitter but I play by the rules and I came here prepared based on what I knew the field was going to be and that was different on Saturday morning.”
“Throughout the whole week we prepare for what we know our competitors are going to be. To throw something else in the mix overnight is playing a game. It wasn’t fair.”
– Lynsey Sharp voicing her displeasure after Laura Muir was added to the women’s 800 field at the UK Champs. Sharp and other pros claim Muir was added after the entry deadline, but UK Athletics says that’s not true even though she didn’t show up on the online entries until the night before the race. Muir won the 800 title.
- Top UK pros claim Lauir Muir was allowed to enter 800 at UK champs after deadline, Muir wins race
- A 44 year old just ran a 2:09 marathon
- Sara Hall (69:27) and Laura Thweatt (70:17) both PRd at Sunday's Gold Coast Half Marathon
- Juan Miguel Echevarria goes BIG again - 8.68m (28'5.75) +1.7 - to win 2nd deepest LJ in history in Germany
- Matt Llano leaves NAZ Elite - is still sponsored by Hoka
- Ken Goe: Track and field isn't popular even in TrackTown USA - Well at least not as popular as college baseball
- Delayed reaction: Ryan Lochte might face Brazilian prosecution afterall. Superior court says he CAN be prosecuted
- 2018 USATF 10k Road Champs are at Peachtree on 7/4 - Who you got? GwenJorgensen and Lopez Lomong both added to the field
- Happy 80th birthday (+1 day) to Billy Mills!!