And yet again, there have been plenty of interesting events:
- Aregawi was indeed not nominated for the Olympics. The reasoning for this is vague, but seems to be largely based in doubts as to her form or some other factor*. 516 more words
And we’re back. It’s the final night of Olympic Trials, and in just a few short hours,
Biles, Douglas, Raisman, Hernandez, and Kocian I mean, five definitely-not-already-decided athletes will learn that they have made the Olympic team. 3,711 more words
The competition may be over, but NBC’s coverage is forever. Chilling. The hard truths.
As I wallowed in the stands in San Jose, painfully cut off from the sage judgment of Trautwig and his merry band of colored shapes, I felt lost, bereft, confused. 3,235 more words
Maine was well-represented at the US Olympic Track and Field trials at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon. While no Maine native booked their ticket to Rio, there were several outstanding performances from athletes from the Pine Tree state. 922 more words
I’m always excited to check out a new running book and was happy when the publisher of Run the World: My 3,500-Mile Journey Through Running Cultures Around the Globe… 392 more words