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Is the BBC afraid of sex?

Confusion about sex and gender partly arises due to an inadequate, inaccurate, and poor media representation of gender experience. For the most part, the depiction and representation of… 758 more words

Gender

Justin Gatlin 'Fine' With Beijing Organizers Despite Snub

Justin Gatlin (Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports)

BEIJING, May 20 (Reuters) – American sprinter Justin Gatlin said his relationship with organizers of the Beijing World Challenge meeting was “great” on Wednesday, less than 24 hours after… 375 more words

Track & Field

USA men’s 4 x 100m Relay Team Disqualified From The 2012 London Olympic Games

Following the sanctions received by Tyson Gay from USA Track and Field (USATF), and based upon the rules of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), the USA men’s 4 x 100m relay team, composed of Kennith Ryan Bailey, Jeffery Demps, Justin Gatlin, Tyson Gay, David Petrell Kimmons and Darvis Patton, who won silver at the 2012 London Olympic Games, has been disqualified. 191 more words

Athletics

IAAF Diamond League Pre-Classic - Athletics

The IAAF Diamond league event in Eugene Oregon (aka the Prefontaine Classic) commences in less than 2 weeks on May 29!! I seriously can’t wait for the meet to start. 112 more words

Sports

IAAF Diamond League Doha - Athletics

The IAAF Diamond League meet in Doha, Qatar was clearly a meet comprised of the upper echelon of the Athletics community (and for obvious reasons). Previous and current world champions, world record holders, Olympic champions and medallists, world championship winners and medallists, and gifted up and coming athletes were in attendance. 340 more words

Sports

Ryan Bailey ‘de-light’ Bolt at 2015 World Relays

NASSAU, Bahamas – In the country where Usain Bolt was christened ‘Lightning Bolt,’ that joy turned into misery Saturday for the Jamaican 4×100 relay team after being edged-out by the Americans at the Thomas A. 452 more words

Sport Management

VISIT FROM ATHLETICS LEGENDS MARKS 100 DAYS TO GO UNTIL IAAF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, BEIJING 2015

There was a feeling that something special was in the air of the Chinese capital this afternoon as more than 1000 spectators, guests and athletes gathered outside the magnificent Bird’s Nest. 97 more words

Athletics