In the 200, Noah Lyles survived a scare to beat Kenny Bednarek, 19.90 to 19.94, while Rai Benjamin ripped a 47.13 in the 400 hurdles. There were big wins for Ollie Hoare (1500) and Bryce Hoppel (800) as well.
Seattle Seahawks wide receiver DK Metcalf ran a credible 10.37 but finished last in the second heat of the men's 100 meters at the 2021 USATF Golden Games at Mt. SAC on Sunday, failing to advance to the final later this afternoon.
Ritz says Alicia Monson “could be someone like Shalane and Deena” and Olli Hoare has a skillset “unique to five or ten other people in the world.” The OAC is a new team, with a new coach, and some big goals.
Athing Mu is certainly one of the athletes better-positioned to make the Olympic team in 2021 than she would have been in 2020. The opposite is true for Jenny Simpson. We run through some of the other athletes whose stock has risen -- or declined.
We give you a refresher on how one qualifies for the Olympics this year where a bigger emphasis has been put on world ranking. Want to know who is on track to make the US Trials? Check out the TrackTimes.run website.
Scholarship fund in honor of Lloyd Cowan Bursary is launched THey want to give out £500 twice a year to coaches and to unfunded athletes aged 16-23. Donate here. "Lloyd once told me that ‘everyone has a dream,’ and he aimed to support athletes and coaches to achieve their goals, however, big or small. He was always helping build the future of athletics."