2015 Armory Track Invitational
What a Day for Cam Levins: 3:54 Dominant Mile Win and then 30 Minutes Later He Takes Down Rupp in 2 Mile
Cam Levins started out with a bang in the first big pro meet in the US in 2015.
9:19.93! The U.S. Squad of Matthew Centrowitz, Mike Berry, Erik Sowinski and Pat Casey Destroy the DMR World Record
Centrowitz (2:49.47), Berry (46.40), Sowinski (1:47.60) and Casey (3:56.48) all did their jobs perfectly as they crushed the old WR of 9:25.97 set by the 2008 Texas squad that included Leo Manzano. Ireland also dipped under the old WR in 9:25.37, while Kenya was a nonfactor despite a 3:52.33 anchor leg from Lawi Lalang.
Nice wins by Ajee Wilson and Jordan Hasay at the pro season got underway in full swing.
Zane Robertson Pulls a Ryan Hall, Alberto Salazar is Track's Bill Belichick, Will Claye is Not Canadian But Good For the Sport, Tweet of the Week
Zane Robertson and Ryan Hall are way more similar than you thought, Alberto Salazar is track's Bill Belichick, Will Claye is not Canadian but good for the sport, the Russian are really good at doping, plus the tweet of the week, fast races on a flat track and more.
Press Conference Wisdom: Gags says the DMR WR is going down, Galen Rupp's double is off, Mary Cain isn't a 1500/5000 runner (for now) and more
Armory Track Invite Preview: A Loaded Women's 800, Doubles From Galen Rupp & Cam Levins And A DMR World Record Attempt
Ajee Wilson, Laura Roesler, Mary Cain and Natoya Goule are all entered in the women's 800. Rupp & Levins will attempt the mile/2 mile double with less than 30 minutes rest and new pros Abbey D'Agostino and Marielle Hall will face Jordan Hasay in the women's 2 mile. The meet concludes with a WR attempt in the DMR (Team USA features Matthew Centrowitz, Mike Berry, Erik Sowinski and Pat Casey).
Team USA DMR has Erik Sowinski, Matt Centrowitz, Pat Casey and Mike Berry. Galen Rupp and Cam Levins are listed in the mile and 2-mile. 800 has Ajee Wilson, Mary Cain and Laura Roesler. Abbey D'Agostino, Jordan Hasay, Treniere Moser and NCAA 5000 champ Marielle Hall in the two mile.
Schedules, Streaming and Television Information For Armory Track Invitational and Camel City Elite Races
Galen Rupp Returns To Armory For First Time Since High School At Saturday's Armory Track Invitational
Rupp will also race the Millrose Games on Feb. 14. The last time he was at the Armory (2004) he lost to Josh McDougal in the 2-mile (8:50.40 to 8:54.45).
Will Claye (LJ) And Chaunté Lowe (HJ) Highlight Jumps At The Armory Track Invitational Next Saturday
The meet which will be live on USATF.TV features great distance fields as well with Galen Rupp, Mary Cain, Ajee Wilson, Matt Centrowitz and a WR attempt in the DMR.
Two Armory meets - Armory Track Invitational and Millrose Games - will be broadcast on NBCSN as 2 of 4 meets of USATF Championship Series
Mary Cain, Abbey D, Marielle Hall, Jordan Hasay And Buze Diriba To Race Women's 2-Mile At Armory On January 31; Galen Rupp And Cam Levins In Men's Race
Record-breaking Fields Set For Armory Track Invitational On January 31st; DMR World Record Will Likely Go Down In DMR World Challenge Race
Field has teams from USA, Kenya, Ireland, NJ-NYTC, Wisconsin, Villanova, Duke, Columbia and the University of Mississippi. Open athletes competing at the meet include Galen Rupp, Mary Cain, Ajee Wilson and Jordan Hasay.
On The Boards
- Salazar completely WASTES Levin's AMAZING fitness on pointless DOUBLES
- Explain what Centro's 2:49.47 split means
- CAM LEVINS FINALLY BEATS RUPP!!!
- Armory Invite Live Official Thread
- Ben Blakenship finally beats Rupp!!!
- Armory Track Invite Prediction Thread
- Rupp, Cain and Centro will all race at new Armory Track Invitational in NYC on January 31