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  1. In which we say goodbye for now and look forward to 2016: Oregon track & field rundownRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OregonLive.com

    As always, it's been a labor of love. I have no background in the sport, and was mainstream, stick-and-ball sports writer who was shoved into track & field coverage some years back.

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  2. Strong Johns: Lake-Lehman junior excelling in national weightlifting eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    It was from a friend who worked at a local karate studio, and it was about an athlete who the karate instructor called "way stronger than any other 15-year-old" he had ever seen. A few days later he met Emily Johns, then a freshman at Lake-Lehman, and Monaghan quickly learned what the hype was about.

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  3. Disappointing performance could spell the end for distinguished Edmonton hurdlerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Participants at the Color Me Rad 5K run held at Rundle Park in Edmonton on July 3, 2015. Color Me Rad is loosely based on the Hindu Festival of Colors, otherwise known as Holi.

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  4. Brianne Theisen-Eaton, Canadian track star, ready toRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | CBC News

    In Canada, track star Brianne Theisen-Eaton, left, will get all of the attention at the Pan Am Games while husband and American decathlon Olympic champion Ashton Eaton, right, heals up some minor injuries. For eight years across the track and field world it's been Ashton Eaton and his wife, Brianne Theisen-Eaton.

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  5. Vacaville native Robyn Stevens returns to race walking and takes fourth at nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Reporter

    Robyn Stevens poses with her dad Bob at the University of Oregon's Hayward Field after her race last weekend. Photo courtesy of Cynthia De La Cruz Rehabilitation from a new injury led Robyn Stevens to dust off one of her old talents and become an elite national competitor again.

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  6. Athletes snapping at chanceRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner

    BRIAN ROE says: THE 2015 Summer Universiade is under way in Gwangju, South Korea, and nearly 100 years after the concept was first tested, Australia is beginning to take the event, more commonly known as the World University Games, seriously. THE 2015 Summer Universiade is under way in Gwangju, South Korea, and nearly 100 years after the concept was first tested, Australia is beginning to take the event, more commonly known as the World University Games, seriously.

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  7. Caitlyn Jenner reflects on trans freedom on July FourthRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Caitlyn Jenner celebrated Independence Day by tweeting a picture of teh American flag on Saturday saying she has teh freedom to be herself. The former Olympic athlete showed off a framed Old Glory on Twitter to her 2.6 million fans with a brief message resonating her decision to openly live as a woman.

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  8. Plan for temporary Olympic stadium may be in Boston's favorRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Boston.com

    The gleaming marble horseshoe that Athens built when the Olympics were revived in 1896 still is in use. So are the stadia that Paris employed when it hosted the Games in 1900 and 1924.

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  9. 'Street' track and field crucial for future of athletics - BubkaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Track and field events staged outside stadiums in street situations are crucial to attract interest in and increase popularity of athletics, IAAF presidential candidate Sergey Bubka said Saturday. Track and field events staged outside stadiums in street situations are crucial to attract interest in and increase popularity of athletics, IAAF presidential candidate Sergey Bubka said The former Olympic and 10-time world pole vault champion is in a two-way race with two-time 1500m gold medallist Seb Coe to succeed Lamine Diack as president of the International Association of Athletics Federations .

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  10. TO2015 Releases New Blocks of Pan Am Games Tickets for High-Demand EventsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    To date, spectators have snapped up about three-quarters of a million tickets to the Games, and more than 100 Pan Am events - including almost 75 medal events - are fully sold out, giving hometown athletes the largest cheering section possible. "Racing in front of a home crowd gives us a huge benefit over our competitors: not only seeing that red and white, but hearing the roar of the crowd can really help you push through the pain you feel at the end of your race," said Canadian Olympic silver and bronze medallist, swimming, , and swimming in front of a sold-out crowd at home is an experience I'm absolutely looking forward to."

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  11. In which we say goodbye for now and look forward to 2016: Oregon track & field rundownRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    As always, it's been a labor of love. I have no background in the sport, and was a mainstream, stick-and-ball sports writer who was shoved into track & field coverage some years back.

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  12. Good News: Track team meets Olympic gold medalist Tommie SmithRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

    The North Bay Panther's Youth Sports Organization participated for the first time in the 12th Annual Tommie Smith Youth Track Meet in Berkeley on May 3. They got to meet Tommie Smith and took a picture with him. Those who met Smith, a gold medalist in the 1968 Summer Olympics, included Aniiya Rudulph , Jayden Robinson , Jaylon Ingram , Zion Booker , Kai Jones , Marquez Anderson and Bria Martin .

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  13. MacKinnon: Bruny Surin passes the torch to De Grasse and new generation of sprintersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Andre De Grasse ran the mens 100m final with a time of 9.95 at the 2015 Canadian Track and Field Championships at Foote Field in Edmonton. Beside him were Gavin Smellie and Aaron Brown.

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  14. Lananna's summer series idea would keep athletes from running to EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    A year ago, Atlanta-based sports agent Paul Doyle initiated a U.S. track and field team competition called the American Track League that didn't gain a lot of traction. Now Vin Lananna hopes to put together a similar enterprise called the TrackTown Summer Series that will culminate with a season-ending championship meet at Hayward Field next summer.

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  15. USA Olympian?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tribune-Chronicle

    He still has one more meet this summer, the Edmonton International Track Classic on July 12 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The accomplished Kent State University hammer thrower has thoughts of his future in mind.

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  16. De Grasse new Canadian champion in men's 100-metre sprintRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    Andre De Grasse hasn't broken the Canadian record for the 100 metres yet, but he's the new national champion. That standard of 9.84 seconds set by Donovan Bailey at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta is on borrowed time.

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  17. City seeks $500K for track upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    There won't be any sprinters, hurdlers or long-distance runners competing on the Sportsplex track in its current form at the National Youth Track and Field Championships, which Brandon is set to host in 2017 and 2018. "It will have to ," championship chair Barb Andrew said.

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  18. For Canada's Cameron Levins, less is moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DurhamRegion.com

    He was comfortably in the lead pack in the 10,000 metre event, and people started to wonder whether he could actually pull this off. He was running the race of his life, right there with the medal-winning elites, until the last 400 metres when the finishing kick that helped him dominate in his final year of U.S. collegiate competition deserted him.

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  19. 2015 Senior Olympics brings aging athletes to the Twin CitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    That's because at 75, Bergen is placed in a new five-year age group in senior athletic competitions, giving her an opportunity to set even more world and national records in track and field events like the 100-meter dash and the high jump. "I was thrilled to age up," said Bergen, who lives in La Canada, Calif.

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  20. Centrowitz moves to head of pack among American 1,500 runnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hometown Annapolis

    JUNE 27: Matthew Centrowitz runs to victory in the Mens 1500 Meter during day three of the 2015 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Hayward Field on June 27, 2015 in Eugene, Oregon. ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG - OUTS * NM, PH, VA if sourced by CT, LA or MoD ** EUGENE, OR - JUNE 27: Matthew Centrowitz runs to victory in the Mens 1500 Meter during day three of the 2015 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Hayward Field on June 27, 2015 in Eugene, Oregon.

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