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Passing the Torch - Olympians train with young hopefuls

Lets face it, it’s not every day we get to meet our personal heroes. The few people who we look up to, inspire us, and who we push ourselves to emulate in almost every way. 1,464 more words

Bernard Lagat

Olympian Lagat Sets American 5K Road Record At Carlsbad

   CARLSBAD, Calif. (AP) — Bernard Lagat has set the American 5,000-meter road record by clocking 13 minutes, 19 seconds in the Carlsbad 5000.

Lagat finished second Sunday after Dejen Gebremeskel of Ethiopia pulled away with 300 meters left. 92 more words

Sports

29TH CARLSBAD 5000 PROMISES SEASIDE FIREWORKS

With Competitor Group, Inc. back in the elite athlete game, the San Diego-based event and media company has come out swinging in 2014. First they introduced their new CEO, … 999 more words

News

American Ryan Whiting Repeats as World Indoor Shot Put Champion

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Ryan Whiting successfully defended his shot put title at the 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships in Sopot, Poland on Friday. He took home the United States’ first medal on the opening day of competition. 106 more words

Track & Field

Five events to watch at World Indoor Track and Field Championships

There are no Olympics or World Outdoor Championships for track and field this year, making this weekend’s World Indoor Championships a major highlight on the 2014 calendar. 818 more words

Track And Field

Age Is Just A Number

Mens 3000m – USA Indoor Track and Field Championships 2014

I love this video of Bernard Lagat showing his skills at age 39.  He will be going for his next world title in Sopot two weeks from now, where Galen Rupp can try to beat him (again). 27 more words

Running