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Kenya is the hotbed of 3000 metres steeplechase

This year’s World Championships in Athletics are ongoing and as usual, African (or Africa-born) runners win┬ámost if not all middle- and long distance events. But no other event is dominated by one country as is men’s 3000 metres steeplechase. 703 more words

Kenya

Steeplechase Runner Falls Head-First Into Water, Finishes Last

Rolanda Bell, a 27-year old Panamanian, experienced a Track & Field Fail during the 3000m steeplechase at the World Athletics Championships in Beijing on Monday. Bell didn’t quite have the energy to clear the obstacle and tumbled head-first into the water. 24 more words

Miscellany

Steeplechaser falls head first into water pit at World Championships

Panama’s Rolanda Bell suffered an unfortunate fall, head first into a water pit, in the 3000m steeplechase heats at the World Track and Field Championships in Beijing on Monday. 68 more words

Olympics

BTN LiveBIG: Rutgers grad runs in the direction of her dreams

Like another famous New Jersey native, Rutgers alumna Ashley Higginson was born to run. She not only took gold in the 3,000-meter steeplechase competition at the… 683 more words

Arch Kingsley: A Jockey With A Second--or Third--Career

On the first really hot day of the summer, Arch Kingsley had wrapped up morning training and chores a little before noon at his barn near the old Sanford complex, across Nelson Avenue from Clare Court. 143 more words

Saratoga

deserved pride

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CELESTINE.S

The scintillating victory for Kenyans in London! It was a big surge for Kenyan Athletics in International Association Athletics of Federation Diamond League. 221 more words

Athletics