Derek Thompson

Derek Thompson

June 29, 2020

Raevyn Rogers Leaves Derek Thompson's Group, Will Now Be Coached by Pete Julian

The 23-year-old, coming off a World Championship silver, will no longer train alongside Ajee' Wilson.
September 06, 2019

On Top of the World: Americans Ajee’ Wilson & Raevyn Rogers Go 1-2 in 2019 Diamond League 800m Final

Ajee Wilson is the best 800m runner in the world and her teammate Raevyn Rogers may be the #2.
June 20, 2017

Ajee Wilson's Coach Derek Thompson Says "We Don’t Have Anything to Hide" and "We’re Coming to Win" at USAs

The coach of America's best 800 runner reveals that he and Wilson "didn’t have a clue what zeranol" was before her positive test. Thompson also says Wilson is in great shape and he hopes she breaks the American record in Monaco.
March 15, 2017

The Awards: Who Were The Biggest Winners Of The Winter Season? + How Important Is It To Be A NCAA Star If You Want To Be An Olympian?

This week we take a look back at the whole 2016-2017 winter campaign and hand out awards. In the end, we bow down and praise Woody Kincaid, Brie Oakley, Mondo Duplantis, Laura Muir, Derek Thompson, Charlene Lipsey and Sam Chelanga. Then we analyze how important it is to be a total stud in college if you want to make the US Olympic team. All of that and much more.
February 11, 2017

800 Madness at Millrose- Ajee Wilson Breaks American Record, Sammy Watson Gets Mary Decker's High School Record

Ajee Wilson set an American record as Sammy Watson broke the high school record.
February 04, 2017

2017 Armory Track Invitational Full Recap: Ajee Wilson and Sammy Watson Impress With Fast 600m Times

In the men's mile Andy Butchart impressed and the men's 3000 was physical and featured shoves and elbows between Drew Hunter and Daniel Winn.