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Dowling Catholic (Iowa) sets national best in sprint medley

The 4-A distance medley title at the Iowa state track championship was won by Dowling Catholic, and the unit set a national mark in the process. 115 more words

News

Empire Women All Stars: Julia Stamps, by Alex Wolf-Root

In this first installment of Empire Women All Stars, we chat with Julia Stamps of Santa Rosa HS, arguably one of the greatest HS XC runners in U.S. 746 more words

MAY 2015

Seven Lancers qualify for State Track & Field (with photo gallery)

Fifty degree weather, gusty winds and steady rains didn’t dampen the spirits of the Lancer Track & Field team at the Class 3A Regionals held Friday in Leon, Kansas as seven Southeast student-athletes qualified for the State Meet. 211 more words

Track & Field

The Fastest Meet Of The Weekend Will Be Run On A Dirt Track

Eldoret, Kenya – home of Kip Keino stadium will play host to the fastest distance runners in the world. Double world 1,500m champion Asbel Kiprop, world 800m champion Eunice Sum, Janeth Jepkosgei, 800 meter world record holder David Rudisha, Ezekial Kemboi, Silas Kiplagat, and Abednego Chesebe. 155 more words

Running

One year after open heart surgery, Sam Gerken is back competing for state titles on the track

School record 4×400! pic.twitter.com/8J7Q6Ab3X8

— Yarmouth Athletics (@YHSClippers) May 21, 2015

Sam Gerken lay in a hospital bed after intensive open heart surgery and, for the briefest of moments, had to consider the worst.

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Cross Country

'VCB' Ready to Run Faster Than Ever After Doping Ordeal

REUTERS/RUBEN SPRICH

Veronica Campbell-Brown, the first lady of Jamaican sprinting, believes she will run faster than ever after enduring an ordeal she trusts no other athlete will have to suffer. 762 more words

Track & Field

5 Things That Might Happen In The Future: Galen Rupp Futurequest

You may know Galen Rupp from his silver medal in London in 2012, arguably America’s most accomplished 5k/10k runner – if we don’t count Bernard Lagat and for the sake of my point seeming valid we won’t. 457 more words

Running