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A-Z Guide to the US Championships Part 2June 23, 2015 | Kevin Sully
Photo via TrackTownPhoto
If you missed Part 1 of the preview, (letters A-M), click here. For a deeper preview on the women’s steeplechase field, check out this story on Emma Coburn, Ashley Higginson and the rest of the contenders. … Read More
Putting on a professional track meet with Craig Longhurst of JDL Fast TrackJanuary 28, 2015 | Pat Price
Once again, the newest TFAA Board member, Craig Longhurst, has put together an incredible field and meet within a meet at the 2015 Hilton Garden Invitational, with the 3rd Annual Camel City Elite event this Saturday, January 31st. This years event will boast … Read More
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
Run it Back: Will Leer’s run-in with USATFMay 14, 2014 | Kevin Sully
Three months before he criticized USATF on national television at the US Indoor Championships, Will Leer butted heads with the sport’s governing body at the group’s annual meeting in Indianapolis. In December, Leer questioned why Lashawn Merritt received the Jesse Owens … Read More
The Weekend’s Best Matchups: Diamond League, road races, and moreMay 8, 2014 | Jesse Squire | 2 Comments
This weekend features the return of the Diamond League, a bunch of road races, and some interesting college matchups. Instead of ranking them, this week I put all twenty matchups (twenty!) in chronological order, starting with tonight’s Medtronic TC road … Read More
The Weekend of Their DiscontentFebruary 25, 2014 | Kevin Sully | One Comment
They came one by one to the microphones and tape recorders. Eager to talk about their race, but also more than willing to take a swipe at the organization that runs their sport.
The critiques were sharp, frequent and done … Read More
What We Learned at the USA Indoor Championships (day 2)February 23, 2014 | Jesse Squire | One Comment
Ryan Whiting has become a beast of historic proportions. (Photo by Dane Schubert.)
What did we learn on the second and final day of the USA Indoor Championships?
USATF is its own worst enemy. The height of comedy to me … Read More
The Weekend’s Best MatchupsFebruary 21, 2014 | Jesse Squire
The biggest event of the weekend is the USA Indoor Championships, and Daily Relay will be there for live coverage.
Key links: Meet website Meet schedule Entries
Complete coverage of the meet will be offered up through a combination … Read More
Des Moines 2013: A 50-point retrospectiveJune 27, 2013 | Pat Price | 13 Comments
My view all weekend (when I wasn’t running back and forth to the Mixed Zone)
Now that we are almost a week past what were the 2013 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, I had a few thoughts … Read More
National Championships – What to Watch SaturdayJune 22, 2013 | Jesse Squire
Will Cainsanity reign supreme? (Photo courtesy Track Town Photo)
The men’s and women’s 1500 meters finals and the women’s 100 meter hurdles are the headline races but there’s a whole lot more great action coming your way today.
The … Read More