Monthly Archives: July 2013
5 Questions with Bubby Lyles (the guy that got 150,000 retweets to take Lolo Jones on a date)July 10, 2013 | Pat Price | One Comment
disclaimer: here’s the real photo
Welcome back to 5 Questions, where we pick the brains of people from all areas of the running scene. Today, we were lucky enough to catch up with the guy that got 150,000 retweets … Read More
The 4 x 1: Hurdle parity, Gay/Bolt, Bondarenko jumping high and Costner as an XC coachJuly 10, 2013 | Kevin Sully
In episode three of the 4 x 1 Jason and Kevin take four minutes to discuss:
Who has the edge in the incredibly deep men’s 110 hurdles?
Did Usain Bolt or Tyson Gay have the better performance over the weekend?
Which … Read More
Introducing RunFanShopJuly 9, 2013 | Jesse Squire
One of the more annoying features of Facebook is the “so and so likes this business” thing that sneaks into your timeline. But sometimes they’re useful. Late last week I saw that one of my Facebook friends liked the page … Read More
The Monday Morning RunJuly 8, 2013 | Kevin Sully
Photo courtesy of the IAAF World Athletics Club Facebook
It is one of the many idiosyncrasies in professional track and field that the Diamond League schedules two meets in one week and then leaves the schedule completely open … Read More
Five Things We Learned in ParisJuly 6, 2013 | Jesse Squire | 2 Comments
There may be a good reason that Usain Bolt is hiding from Tyson Gay. (Photo courtesy IAAF Diamond League Facebook page.)
Five quick thoughts on today’s Diamond League meet in Paris…
Gay has a chance at Bolt.
In my preview … Read More
The dot US Championships to crown top distance runners in America?July 5, 2013 | Pat Price
photo courtesy Track and Field Photo
The dot US Road Racing Championships could provide a true “best of the best” race for the top echelon of distance runners in America. It’s a great concept, that leans a little … Read More
Five Things We Learned in LausanneJuly 4, 2013 | Jesse Squire | 3 Comments
Sally Pearson (far left) hasn’t been this far back in a hurdle race in more than three years. (Photo courtesy IAAF World Athletics Club Facebook page.)
Five quick reactions to today’s Diamond League meet in Lausanne…
Men’s high jump is … Read More
Happy 4th of July from the Daily RelayJuly 4, 2013 | Daily Relay
The staff at the Daily Relay wishes you a happy 4th of July! Whether you’re getting your butt kicked in a local roady with 100% humidity (like pat in photo above), enjoying Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating contest, drinking some watermelon beers with … Read More
The Weekend’s Best Matchups – July 4 to 6July 3, 2013 | Jesse Squire | 3 Comments
Usain Bolt holds the championship title belt. His big match with Tyson Gay is yet to come. This weekend is another escalation in the war of performances leading up to the championship of the world. Photo courtesy IAAF World Athletics … Read More
The 4 x 1: Farah rolls, Blake’s injury, standards chasing and gamblingJuly 2, 2013 | Kevin Sully
In episode two of the 4 x 1 Jason and Kevin take four minutes to discuss:
Is Mo Farah beatable this season?
What impact will Yohan Blake’s injury have on the 4 x 100 relay in Moscow?
Which American distance event … Read More