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What Will Puma do After The Sprint Lord Retires?

Usain Bolt “Yes, Bolt will retire sooner than we thought!” After lowering the track and field world record in the 100m and 200m dash many a times, the world’s fastest man, otherwise know as “The Sprint King” “The Sprint Lord” “Lighting Bolt”or just simply Usain Bolt, said that he will retire More...

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By Dave Schatz On Monday, August 26th, 2013

Trail Running: 355 Miles with an Extremely Challenging Goal for This Ultra Runner

On Sunday, August 25, Kenneth Posner, a runner from New York who, earlier this summer, completed the Vermont 100 Mile Endurance Run, is attempting to set a new record on a 355 mile trail, the Long Path, which stretches More...

By Gregg Snyder On Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012

Lolo Jones Sparks Twitter Outrage With Tweet to Eric LeGrand

Photo Credit: Stu Forster/Getty Images There are certain athletes that tend to be scrutinized more than others, especially in the social media world we live in today. US Track & Field athlete Lolo Jones is one More...

By Shannon Hovan On Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Team USA Track & Field Star, Lashawn Merritt: “I Train to Win”

  Team USA track star Lashawn Merritt will be looking to defend his Gold medal from Beijing. The 2012 Olympic Games in London are just a few days away now. Actually, some soccer events begin this afternoon More...

By Gregg Snyder On Wednesday, July 11th, 2012

LaShawn Merritt Reflects on Olympic “Gold Medal Moments”

As part of the US Olympic Committee’s web series, “Gold Medal Moments,” Team USA takes a look back at some of the most history “Gold Medal Moments” from previous Summer Olympic Games. More...

By Nathaniel Mathison On Monday, June 25th, 2012

From Near Tragedy to London: Bryshon Nellum Experiencing Olympic Dream

June 24, 2012; Eugene, OR, USA; Bryshon Nellum celebrates his 3rd place finish in the final men's 400m at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials at Hayward Field. Mandatory Credit: Scott Olmos-US PRESSWIRE USC 400 specialist, More...

By Janet Thompson Hilliman On Monday, May 14th, 2012

LaShawn Merritt Being a Good Sport in Central Park

Before heading off to London for the Olympics, LaShawn Merritt had some fun appearing on NOC'D Up. Aside from being a serious competitor, LaShawn Merritt is also a good sport.  The two- time Gold Medal Olympian More...

By Janet Thompson Hilliman On Sunday, April 29th, 2012
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Natasha Hastings and LaShawn Merritt On Top Of Their Games at Penn Relays

Natasha Hastings, was part of the 4x400m relay team that took the win at this weekends Penn Relays in Philadelphia. The US vs. the World has become the most exciting highlight of the Penn Relays in recent years.  More...

By Janet Thompson Hilliman On Tuesday, December 13th, 2011

He’s back and he’s not Intimidated; LaShawn Merritt

When LaShawn Merritt stepped into the spotlight at the World Junior Championship in 2004, he made a very bold statement.  The statement seemed to echo in bold caps, “I am a force to be reckoned with.” He walked More...

By Janet Thompson Hilliman On Monday, October 10th, 2011

Natasha Hastings Shines on the Red Carpet of the ESPN the Magazine Release Party

All eyes were on the 400M Diva as soon as she stepped out of the limo onto the Red Carpet on Thursday Night at the ESPN the Magazine Release Party.  If you haven’t been living under a rock for the last few days More...