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The Bob Beamon Moment

On the afternoon of October 18th 1968, in Mexico City our world was about to witness the “historic moment” of sports history.

The world was bubbling and very revolutionary then. 688 more words


Track & Field World Records Ranking – Men

Well, after ranking the women’s WR’s it’s only logical we do the same for the men’s WR’s. The ranking is done the same way, from the record most susceptible to being broken to the most resilient record, the unlikeliest to be broken. 3,186 more words

Track & Field

Mike Powell: Global Development Professional

Hi! My name is Mike Powell and I am the brightest young professional on the global development scene. I have a wide variety of skills and interests, but global development is my passion. 13 more words

Has the media frenzy around Bolt vs Gatlin helped or hindered a sport attempting to deal with widespread doping?

Whether its Michael Johnson’s blisteringly quick 400m of 16years ago, or Mike Powell bettering Bob Beaman’s long jump record or Usain Bolt’s scarcely comprehendible 9.58 for the 100 meters, the World Athletics Championships have set the scene for some of the greatest moments in track and field. 955 more words


Big Reds learn from last week, ready for Tars

For the last four seasons, Port Huron has walked away from the field smiling after their games against Anchor Bay.

The Big Reds four game win streak against the Tars is their longest against any MAC White foe, and Port Huron doesn’t want to change that tradition anytime soon. 397 more words