Olympic Track And Field Newswire (Page 9)

Olympic Track And Field Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Special Olympics Montana gears up for Spring GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | KFBB

    This year's games will take place on Thursday and Friday, April 21st and 22nd, at the Great Falls High School Memorial Stadium. Organizers say they hope weather will stay nice, but if not, you can find the games in the gym.

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    Mar 26, 2017 | Lakeland Times

    Jonathan Williams throws during the shot put during an indoor track meet at Lakeland UnionHigh School on Tuesday, March 28. In less than a week removed from their last record breaking competitions, both the Lakeland and Mercer track teams improved upon themselves from last week. Friday, March 31, 2017 Three former and two current Green Bay Packers players, along with the team's president, made a stop April 7 in Rhinelander as part of the 12th annual Tailgate Tour, giving hundreds of fans a chance to get up close and personal with their football heroes.

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  3. Rupp 2nd, Hasay 3rd at Boston MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | Portland Tribune

    Two stars from the Unviersity of Oregon, Galen Rupp and Jordan Hasay, didn't win, but both were in the limelight Monday at the 121st Boston Marathon. Rupp was a favorite to give the U.S. its first men's champion since Meg Keflezighi in 2014, but the ex-Ducks distance running standout had to settle for second place, 21 seconds behind Geoffrey Kirui of Kenya, also a first-timer in the event.

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  4. Miles Receives Olympic Bronze MedalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    An assistant track and field coach at the University of South Dakota is an Olympic medalist. Derek Miles was presented an Olympic bronze medal in Vermillion on Monday.

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  5. OIA Global and Special Olympics Oregon Announce PartnershipRead the original story

    Monday Apr 17 | Digital Game Developer

    OIA now provides logistics and warehousing services to support Special Olympics Oregon events. , Director of Sports for Special Olympics Oregon stated, "When we lost our existing storage facility due to a redevelopment project, OIA Global stepped in within days to store seasonal equipment for our golf, track and field, soccer and Nike Youth Games events."

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  6. There's something special about the Special OlympicsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 12 | Real Change

    Five years back, during a Saturday afternoon bowling game, I noticed a team across the lanes. They were having a good time, and I was curious.

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  7. This time they're real - Sir Peter Snell's memorabilia ready to go on display in Te PapaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | The New Zealand Herald

    Sporting legend Sir Peter Snell is making a golden gift to Te Papa tomorrow, donating 14 items from his personal collection. Sir Peter, his wife, two daughters, and two granddaughters will all arrive at Te Papa tomorrow morning for a welcome powhiri, ahead of the display being opened.

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  8. Women's sprinters highlight impressive weekend for Duke track and field on West CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | The Chronicle

    Madeline Kopp was part of Duke's 4-x-100-meter relay team that edged Wyoming by a hundredth of a second to take home first place. After a solid performance at the Tennessee Relays, the Blue Devils sent a small group of their top athletes to California to get more exposure to national competition.

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  9. Assistant track coach at JM will guide blind runner during Boston MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Fredericksburg.com

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  10. Olympic athlete and track star to attend Bethlehem running festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | NJ.com

    Olympian Ryan Hall and professional track star Sara Hall are scheduled to attend the Runner's World Half & Festival this fall in Bethlehem. The couple and their four daughters are on tap to appear at the sixth annual Runner's World Half & Festival being held Oct. 20-21 at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks.

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  11. #FillUpPotch No speed limit for Simbine and CoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Iol.co.za

    If the hype and stellar early-season performances are anything to go by, the SA Senior Athletics Championships starting in Potchefstroom on Friday are set to be the most exciting in recent memory. The athlete-driven #FillUpPotch social media campaign is indicative of a savvy generation who are looking to break barriers both on and off the track.

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  12. Several area runners to compete in 121st Boston - SMarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Gloversville's Ethan Miller, Fultonville's Matthew Tornainen, Amsterdam's Stuart Palczak, St. Johnsville's John Geesler and Sprakers' Craig Dubois have all entered the marathon. Also competing will be Heather Nelson, a Northville graduate who now lives in Syracuse.

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  13. Teaneck Athletic Hall of Fame announces inductees for 2017 classRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | NorthJersey.com

    Olympic sprinter Adrian Durant and former NBA standout Tony Campbell are in the 2017 class to be honored by Teaneck. Teaneck Athletic Hall of Fame announces inductees for 2017 class Olympic sprinter Adrian Durant and former NBA standout Tony Campbell are in the 2017 class to be honored by Teaneck.

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  14. Tilghman's Watson in class of her ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    Paducah Tilghman's Valesha Watson leads the field in a recent race. Only a sophomore, Watson has become one of the top sprinters in the state.

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  15. Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong fails doping testRead the original story

    Friday Apr 7 | KDWN

    Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong tested positive for the blood booster EPO in a surprise out-of-competition doping test in Kenya, the IAAF said Friday, the biggest blow yet to the credibility of the East African country's famed distance-running program. Sumgong became the first Kenyan woman to win Olympic gold in the marathon at last year's Rio de Janeiro Games, is the reigning London Marathon champion, and was the points leader in the World Marathon Majors series.

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  16. 14 finals on opening day of IntercolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | The Gleaner

    File Sashalee Forbes of G.C. Foster College and Aneisha McLaughlin-Whilby at last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics. FOURTEEN finals, eight on the track and six in the field, will be contested on today's opening day of the two-day NCB Intercollegiate Track and Field Championships scheduled for the National Stadium at 1 p.m on both days.

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  17. Click to printRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 6 | Cupertino Courier

    Top athletes this year: Shameer Erfanian, wrestling; Stephanie Glick, track and field; Katie Kao, volleyball; Matt Provencher, soccer; Sumika Shiokawa, cross-country. Notable sports moments: Long before Kurt Rambis played on four NBA championship teams during the Los Angeles Lakers' "Showtime" era, he helped win back-to-back Central Coast Section titles, both over St. Ignatius.

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  18. Knoch shot putter Jordan Geist has national record on his mindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    No wonder when he throws that 12-pound metal ball, it flies out of his hand like a tennis ball. Geist is a shot putter.

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  19. McKay, Jones, Velte top lengthy SFU top athletes' listRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | Burnaby Now

    SFU wrestler Mallory Velte received the institute's Lorne Davies Athlete of the Year award after winning her second straight national championship title, without surrendering a point in the national tournament. Photograph By SFU Athletics Standout team leader Alison McKay, shown above celebrating a big point, was chosen the Lorne Davies Athlete of the Year recipient for her role in establishing program-best season in 2016-17.

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  20. Olympic, UT track star Sanya Richards-Ross talks pregnancy before Capital...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 6 | Austin American Statesman

    Sanya Richards-Ross, an Olympic track and field athlete and a member of Athletes for Hope, a non-profit focused on philanthropy through sports, huddles with students from Brooke Elementary School after leading them through a relay race as part of Let's Move! Active Schools, a national initiative promoting physical activity and physical education in K-12 schools across the country. Olympic Gold Medalist and UT Longhorn track star Sanya Richards-Ross retired last year, and now she and her husband Aaron Ross, a former New York Giant and UT Longhorn football player, have embarked on a new challenge: parenthood.

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