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“I Know Ryan Will Win Boston”

Ryan Hall’s closest running buddy says he is ready to win in Boston Monday. Interview by: Matt Fitzgerald Few people know Ryan Hall better as a runner and as a person than his close friend, teammate, and frequent training partner Josh Cox. An accomplished marathoner in his on right, Cox can offer a unique perspective […]

USA Track And Field Announces World Indoor Team

Strong distance team lead by Bernard Lagat in the 3000m. Written By: David Monti (c) 2010 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved Last night USA Track & Field announced its team for the upcoming IAAF World Indoor Championships in Doha, Qatar, March 12-14.  Two top middle distance athletes who qualified for the team, Shannon Rowbury […]

Rupp, Barringer Win Inaugural Bowerman Awards

The Bowerman Award is the Heisman Trophy for track and field. Galen Rupp of the University of Oregon and Jenny Barringer of the University of Colorado were awarded the inaugural Bowerman Awards at the 2009 United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USATFCCCA) annual meeting. The award was developed to highlight the […]

2009 IAAF World Championships In Athletics: Hurdles Preview

The final of our series of previews is the hurdle events. There are some great battles in all three hurdling disciplines, as well as some great American hopes throughout the various disciplines. Most intriguing will be the potential of American Jenny Barringer in the women’s steeplechase. Barringer has run incredibly well all season and set […]