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9 min ago | The News Tribune
Having missed much of last season with hamstring troubles, there was no immediate word on the double Olympic silver medalist's condition after fellow Jamaican Nickel Ashmeade won in 9.97 seconds ahead of American sprinter Michael Rodgers.
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4 hrs ago | This Is Lancashire
Grandson Lieutenant Commander Paul Morris, Royal Navy, great grandson Bradley Morris, Bury Grammar School Head of History and Politics Mark Hone, son David Morris THREE generations of a family made an emotional visit to a school for a special assembly to honour its captains from 100 years ago.
8 hrs ago | Switched
Age is just a number and wrinkles certainly aren't a sign of weakness for senior athletes.
9 hrs ago | The State
The suspension of several athletes in Russia's dominant race-walking team has drawn an investigation by the Russian Anti-Doping Agency.
Canada's Dylan Armstrong competes in the men's shot put final, for which he won the bronze medal, at the World Athletics Championships in the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, Russia, Friday, Aug. 16, 2013.
Twelve local athletes have been selected for the Irish team which is competing in the Schools International at Cardiff on July 19. The brilliant Megan Marrs from Stratherne who took two golds in the Irish Juniors at Cork is in the 100m and 4x100m relay and should take medals in both.
The world and Olympic champion will make his first visit this weekend when he appears in the Great North 10k in Gateshead Uganda's Stephen Kiprotich, who will be making the first of his two appearances in the North East in Sunday in the Bupa Great North 10k in Gateshead World and Olympic Marathon champion Stephen Kiprotich makes his first of two ... (more)
Jamaican sprinter Yohan Blake has apologised to the Scottish public for missing the Commonwealth Games as he prepares for this weekend's Diamond League meet.
Members of the Wiltshire team heading to the English Schools Athletics Championships in Birmingham this weekend after receiving their county kit at Devizes School last week EMILY Dixon is playing down her medal hopes on what will be her final appearance for Wiltshire in the two-day English Schools' Track & Field Championships, which were starting ... (more)
LAWRENCE Clarke says he is the shape of his life as he prepares for two major championships inside a month.
BROMSGROVE Preparatory School Pupil Nicolas Jakobsen won the discus and shot put titles at the IAPS National Championships, where he was also lucky enough to meet double Britian's Olympic hero Daley Thompson.
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NOT many people would give up their job to coach junior sport but that's what Marilyn Pearson did, and since she made the life-changing decision she's been on "the ride of her life".
Christian Malcolm could make his final track appearance in Wales at the Welsh Athletics International at Cardiff on 15 July.
Each summer, John Canzano assembles a list of the 25 Most Influential people who make a difference in the local sports scene.
Organisers of the relaunched Cape Town Marathon will apply for global status this season after securing a major sponsor, the race spokesman said on Wednesday.
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 02:54 pm
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