An American won the Boston Marathon thanks to some great teamwork from patriotic rivals

4/23/14 in Track and Field   |   Pat   |   5230 respect

Ryan Hall was one of the American runners hoping to win the Boston Marathon on Monday. Partway through the race, when he saw that Meb Kefelzighi...

Boston Marathon results: Jeptoo sets women's course record, American man wins

4/21/14 in Track and Field   |   Pat   |   5230 respect

Ernst van Dyk won his 10th Boston Marathon in the wheelchair division, coming in with a time of 1 hour, 20 minutes and 36 seconds. Tatyana McFad...

A Canadian woman accidentally won a marathon she never intended to run. Wait, what?

9/27/13 in Track and Field   |   Pat   |   5230 respect

In one of the most fascinating stories I've heard in a while, a Canadian woman set out to run a half marathon, took a wrong turn, and ended up ...

My 2013 IAAF World Championships Predictions

8/9/13 in Track and Field   |   tigerof2k5   |   0 respect

Men's 100m   1st: Usain Bolt 2nd: Nesta Carter 3rd: Justin Gatlin   I think the gold medal might as well be inscribed "Usa...

Tyson Gay tests positive for banned substance

7/14/13 in Track and Field   |   Eric_   |   7716 respect

Details are still coming in, but reports are that American sprinter Tyson Gay has tested positive for a banned substance. His A-sample from an out ...

Video: Usain Bolt loses to Justin Gatlin in Rome

6/6/13 in Track and Field   |   Dan_B   |   1067 respect

Below you will find a video of a 100 meter race held in Rome today. It is noteworthy only insofar as Usain Bolt was racing and Usain Bolt lost. Thi...

PHOTOS: Monkeyshines, madness and costumes at San Francisco's Bay to Breakers race

5/20/13 in Track and Field   |   JoeKukura   |   488 respect

When it comes to running a 12K footrace with outlandish costumes and oceans of booze at 7 a.m. on a Sunday morning, San Francisco doesn't monke...

WATCH/LISTEN LIVE: Three dead, more than 100 injured in Boston Marathon explosions

4/15/13 in Track and Field   |   JoeKukura   |   488 respect

A horrible development at this year's Boston Marathon, as two separate deadly explosions at the finish line of the marathon disrupted the race....

Shocking news: Kenyans sweep the Boston Marathon

4/16/12 in Track and Field   |   Pat   |   5230 respect

Not surprisingly, a couple Kenyans won the Boston Marathon. On a day that was marked by relatively high temperatures, Kenyans Wesley Korir and S...

Bolt and the 400

8/24/09 in Track and Field   |   burnet44   |   49 respect

Bolt - 100, 200 . . . 400m? Usain Bolt soaks up the atmosphere after breaking one of the toughest world records on the books  Be...

'She' Has A Deep Voice, A Moustache, And Looks Like A Guy, But If You Question Caster Semenya, You're Racist.

8/21/09 in Track and Field   |   Pat   |   5230 respect

Aside from the fact that "she" claims to be female, there are no signs whatsoever that would give the average person the impression ...

This Just In: Usain Bolt Is Still Fast

8/20/09 in Track and Field   |   100%InjuryRate   |   1283 respect

This just in: Usain Bolt is still ludicrously fast. He set a world record today in the 200m by running it in a blistering 19.19 seconds. ...

Chick Or Dude? Officials Not Sure.

8/20/09 in Track and Field   |   drunko   |   0 respect

Caster Semenya blew away the field in her gold-medal winning performance in the women's 800 meters at the World Championships in Berlin, finishing ...

Bolt 9.58

8/16/09 in Track and Field   |   burnet44   |   49 respect

Bolt 9.58 Gay 9.71 finally the dude runs hard

Baylor relay streak ends in NCAA track final

6/14/09 in Track and Field   |   burnet44   |   49 respect

Baylor relay streak ends in NCAA track final Sunday, June 14, 2009 FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Baylor’s incredible run of 42 consecuti...