I love athletics, but of late I have felt most uncomfortable whilst watching some of it. The reason? Doping.
I like to think of myself as a considered person, and with this in mind I’ll take you back a few years. 298 more words
The Sport Space’s athletics expert, Mike Franchetti, discusses whether Justin Gatlin deserves a spot on this year’s shortlist for Athlete of the Year.
Easily the fastest sprinter in the world this year, Justin Gatlin earned himself a place on the IAAF shortlist for Male Athlete of the Year. 621 more words
Day two was the reign of the British Team.
Mo Farah gave an impressive performance in the 10,000 meteres final. With Andy Vernon, surprisingly coming in second! 213 more words
“Sports do not build character, they reveal it!” – Heywood Hale Broun
There has always been a notion within any sport of playing fair, winning and losing with grace, just being generally “sporting.” However, the ugly underbelly of corruption seems to pop up more than one would expect. 1,324 more words
When athletes — non-boxers, mixed martial artists and wrestlers — clinch their fists and swing, it usually doesn’t end well.
Veteran British sprinter Dwain Chambers 247 more words