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  1. Does The Average Runner Care About USATF?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Competitor Magazine

    Recent issues between USATF and athletes like Nick Symmonds has captured headlines. But how much does the average runner care? Photo: PhotoRun.net In recent weeks, the running world has been rocked by a series of scandals.

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  2. Lewis Kent from Mississauga wins the Beer Mile World Classic in San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GlobalNews

    ... a beer between each lap. The 21-year-old has posted a faster time than a former Olympian. "I beat Olympian Nick Symmonds who's also second in the world in the 800 metres. I'm able to get the beer down in 6-7 sec. where he takes13-14." Revealing how ...

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  3. Column: Track, field athlete takes stand on principleRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Daily Courier

    ... is not a principle until it costs you money." - Bill Bernbach, founder of ad agency Doyle Dane and Bernbach. Nick Symmonds can relate to Bernbach's statement. A two-time Olympian, Symmonds won the 800 meters at the U.S. Trials earlier this month ...

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  4. Americans struggle through opening four days of worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Concord Monitor

    ... to advance out of the first round in the 400 hurdles even though he had the year's top time coming in. aSZ Nick Symmonds, the defending world silver medalist at 800 meters, isn't here because of a dispute over apparel and USATF's deal with Nike. ...

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  5. Spearmon a no-show in BeijingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | NWAonline

    ... Hastings, the runner-up at nationals in the 400, finished fifth in her semifinal and did not advance. And Nick Symmonds, the 2013 silver medalist in the 800 meters, boycotted the worlds because of a dispute with USA Track and Field. Spearmon was set ...

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  6. Those Pesky Product EndorsementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Huffington Post

    ... because he's not going to risk turning in a lousy performance just for a few extra bucks. Which brings us to Nick Symmonds, a world-class middle-distance runner and America's premiere 800 meter specialist. Symmonds recently stunned track and field ...

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  7. U.S. track and field team off to rough start at Beijing worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | CBC News

    ... failed to advance out of the first round in the 400m hurdles even though he had the year's top time coming in. Nick Symmonds, the defending world silver medallist at 800m, isn't here because of a dispute over apparel and USATF's deal with Nike. Even ...

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  8. Americans struggle through opening 4 days of worldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WSB-TV

    ... to advance out of the first round in the 400 hurdles even though he had the year's top time coming in. - Nick Symmonds, the defending world silver medalist at 800 meters, isn't here because of a dispute over apparel and USATF's deal with Nike. Even ...

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  9. The Latest: Justin Gatlin's mom held her own against hecklerRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... Hastings, the runner-up at nationals in the 400, finished fifth in her semifinal and did not advance. And Nick Symmonds, the 2013 silver medalist in the 800 meters, boycotted the worlds because of a dispute with USA Track and Field. Olympic champion ...

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  10. The Latest: Spearmon withdrawal part of dreary night for USRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | NBC29

    ... Hastings, the runner-up at nationals in the 400, finished fifth in her semifinal and did not advance. And Nick Symmonds, the 2013 silver medalist in the 800 meters, boycotted the worlds because of a dispute with USA Track and Field. Olympic champion ...

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  11. Andre De Grasse's big decision: Take the money and run?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Toronto Star

    ... or non-branded gear to Beijing, regardless of which companies sponsored them. When Brooks-sponsored runner Nick Symmonds refused to sign the deal he was left off the team . Mychasiw says De Grasse doesn't have to sign with Nike. If Bolt and a crew ...

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  12. Shawn Barber wins pole vault at IAAF Track World Championships 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Cleveland.com

    ... in 1:46.28, but did not advance to the final. Murphy, of New Paris, Ohio, had been a late substitution for Nick Symmonds, the American champion who was not grated a spot on the team after he refused to sign an athlete's waiver. "The race didn't go ...

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  13. Mo Farah wins 10,000, Galen Rupp 5th as U.S. starts strong at world championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | OregonLive.com

    ... to move into the semis. Murphy is an undergraduate at the University of Akron who made the U.S. team when Nick Symmonds refused to sign USATF's "statement of conditions" and was dropped from the world squad. Boxed in with 50 meters to go in his ...

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  14. Reid: Sebastian Coe's relationship with Nike casts doubt over changes at IAAFRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Wave

    ... of conflict of interest. The sport arrived in Beijing (or not arriving in the case of U.S. 800 champion Nick Symmonds) once again embroiled in a series of major scandals, many of them coming adorned with a swoosh. USA Track & Field left Symmonds ...

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  15. What not to wear? Athlete's boycott shines light on cash, sponsorship in track and fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... "This is hopefully the straw that breaks the camel's back, and maybe, finally, leads to an overhaul." -- Nick Symmonds, who is boycotting this track and field's world championships BEIJING -- Almost as important as how fast the U.S. athletes run ...

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  16. IAAF Track World Championships 2015 TV schedule, event schedule, live streaming, Team USA rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Cleveland.com

    ... of two Zips competing in Beijing. He competes for Canada. Akron teammate Clayton Murphy has replaced U.S. star Nick Symmonds .

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  17. Symmonds boycott shines light on cash, sponsorship in trackRead the original story

    Friday Aug 21 | Houston Chronicle

    In this June 28, 2015, file photo, Nick Symmonds wins the 800 meter event at the U.S. Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Ore. Symmonds is boycotting world championships that begin Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, in protest of what he said is an unfair contract that forced him to wear Nike gear at all team functions.

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  18. Nick Symmonds not running, especially from controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | SFGate

    Nick Symmonds is the kind of athlete who attracts people to track and field, at least for an afternoon or evening, and especially for an event as compelling as the World Championships, which begin Friday in Beijing. He's rugged and charismatic, almost bringing a football-style mentality to the 800 meters, but won't be at the worlds this time, for the most pitiful of reasons.

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  19. How Cas Loxsom Is Preparing For The World ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Competitor Magazine

    ... Loxsom, who trains as a member of the Brooks Beasts Track Club with six-time national 800m champion Nick Symmonds and 2015 U.S. indoor 600m runner-up Mark Wieczorek under the watchful eye of Beasts coach Danny Mackey, is hoping he can carry his ...

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  20. Tianna Bartoletta, Shawn Barber lead Ohioans at IAAF Track World Championships 2015...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Cleveland.com

    ... can make that statement - in any year, in any sport. Murphy was named to the team to replace U.S. champion Nick Symmonds, who refused to sign a form agreeing to wear Nike gear at team functions. Murphy was the first alternate after placing fourth by ...

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