Track and field
Track and field is a sport which combines various athletic contests based on the skills of running, jumping, and throwing. The name is derived from the sport's typical venue: a stadium with an oval ru...
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Allyson Felix Wins Record-Breaking Fifth Gold As U.S.A. Dominates Women's 4x100-Meter Relay
The women blazed through the race in 41.01 seconds in a lane one position in front of a raucous crowd
Usain Bolt Wins The 4x100m Relay, Live: Bolt Completes The Triple Treble Before Declaring Himself 'The Greatest'
I'm proud of myself and I have to give thanks to the guys. The pressure was real. But I look it as an accomplishment, I enjoy the pressure and I live for these moments. I am proud of myself.
Wayde Van Niekerk Sets World Record Of 43.03 In Winning Men's 400 gold
Wayde van Niekerk of South Africa set a world record Sunday in winning the men’s 400-meter race at Olympic Stadium.
June 26,1911-The "Babe" Is Born. 10 Things You May Not Know About Babe Didrikson Zaharias
Mildred Didrikson Zaharias—better known by the nickname “Babe”—was born on June 26, 1911, in Port Arthur, Texas. A gifted athlete from a young age, she became one of history’s first female sports star...
Masters athletics (track and field)
Masters athletics is a class of the sport of athletics for veteran athletes in the events of track and field, road running and cross country running. The competitions feature five-year age groups begi...
Track running
Track and field is a sport which combines various athletic contests based on the skills of running, jumping, and throwing. The name is derived from the sport's typical venue: a stadium with an oval ru...
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Bill Flemming
William Norman "Bill" Flemming (September 3, 1926 – July 20, 2007) was an American television sports journalist who was one of the original announcers for the ABC Sports show Wide World of Sport...
List of world youth bests in athletics
World youth bests in the sport of athletics are the best marks set in competition by athletes aged 17 or younger throughout the entire calendar year of the performance. The International Association o...
List of European records in athletics
European records in the sport of athletics are ratified by the European Athletic Association. Records are kept for all events contested at the Olympic Games and some others. Unofficial records for so...
List of European records in athletics - Wikipedia
Did Not Finish
In racing Did Not Finish (DNF) denotes a participant who does not finish a given race, either because of a mechanical failure, injury, or involvement in an accident. The term is used in all forms of r...
Bubba Thornton
Bubba Thornton (born March 9, 1947) is a men's track and field coach at the University of Texas at Austin ("UT"). He is also the former head coach for the USA Track & Field team for the 2008 Beiji...
Bonnie Bernstein
Bonnie Lynn Bernstein (born August 16, 1970) is an American sports journalist and executive. She has been named one of the most accomplished female sportscasters in history by the American Sportscaste...
Bonnie Bernstein - Wikipedia
United States high school national records in track and field
This is a list of the outdoor national records in the sport of track and field at the United States high school level.While these records have been compiled for over 100 years, there are varying stand...
United States high school national records in track and field - Wikipedia
South African Athletics Statisticians
The South African Athletics Statisticians (SAAS) is a voluntary non-profit organisation which was founded in 1952 by Harry Beinart, Alistair Matthews and Arrie Joubert to promote the maintenance of so...
List of IPC world records in athletics
World records in disability athletics are ratified by the International Paralympic Committee (IPC). In Paralympic athletics competitions, athletes are given a class depending on the type and extent of...
List of IPC world records in athletics - Wikipedia
Drew Goodman
Drew Goodman (born in Pound Ridge, New York) is the television play-by-play broadcaster for the Colorado Rockies on Root Sports Rocky Mountain.Goodman's signature home run call is "Take a good look; y...
United States records in masters athletics
These are the current American records in the various age groups of masters athletics. Starting at age 35, each age group starts on the athlete's birthday in years that are evenly divisible by 5 and ...
List of South American Youth Championships records
The South American Youth Championships in Athletics is an athletics event for athletes compete under the age of 18years (until 1998 under 17 years) which began in 1973. Records set by athletes who ar...