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The Dual: Who is the Athlete of the Year?September 9, 2014 | Kevin Sully
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The Dual is a two-person discussion about issues surrounding the world of and track and field. This week, Jesse and Kevin debate who should be the men’s and women’s Athlete of the Year.
The Weekend’s Best Matchups: Pre ClassicMay 30, 2014 | Jesse Squire
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The Prefontaine Classic will be held tonight and tomorrow at historic Hayward Field and it totally dominates the weekend’s news in track and field.
There are other competitions this weekend–NCAA prelim rounds, the Gotzis decathlon and … Read More
Five Things We Learned in ShanghaiMay 18, 2014 | Jesse Squire | 3 Comments
The Diamond League tour went to Shanghai today. Results are available from the IAAF and video is available from WatchAthletics.com.
Here are my five takeaways from the meet.
Sometimes it isn’t wise to go with the pacemakers. Arthur Lydiard once … Read More
The Monday Morning RunMarch 3, 2014 | Kevin Sully | 2 Comments
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The professional indoor season reaches its climax this weekend with the World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland. One of the charms of indoor track that I learned to appreciate this year is … Read More
The Weekend’s Best Matchups for August 29-September 2August 29, 2013 | Jesse Squire
Zurich’s “Letzi” awaits the Weltklasse.
This is an unusually long weekend, starting with Thursday’s Diamond League final in Zurich and stretching out to Monday’s USATF 20k Championships. Let’s take a look at the best matchups coming your way over those … Read More
World Championships Preview: Women’s ThrowsAugust 1, 2013 | Jesse Squire
No one is beating Val Adams. (Photo courtesy TrackTownPhoto.)
Yesterday we kicked off our World Championships previews by taking a look at the decathlon and heptathlon. Today I’m previewing the women’s throwing events.
Qualifying: August 11 (Sunday), 2:45am … Read More
Five Things We Learned in MonacoJuly 19, 2013 | Jesse Squire
Five quick thoughts on today’s Diamond League meet in Monaco…
Jenny Simpson is back.
Back in 2009, when she was known as Jenny Barringer, she ran the still-standing 1500 meter collegiate record of 3:59.90 at the Prefontaine Classic. At the … Read More
Midseason Diamond League AnalysisJuly 10, 2013 | Jesse Squire | 2 Comments
(Photo courtesy IAAF Diamond League Facebook page.)
There is no Diamond League meet this week. It is the longest break in the top pro tour aside from the USATF Championships weekend, and gives us a chance to take a just-past-midseason … Read More