All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘track and field’

Usain Bolt Anchors Record-Breaking Race At Commonwealth Games

In Glasgow on Saturday, Usain Bolt once again led his 4×100 meters relay team to win another gold for Jamaica at the Commonwealth Games. The six-time Olympic champion ran the last stretch of the relay race to make a Games record of 37.58 seconds for his country’s team, wowing the crowd at Hampden Park, where the event was held. This …

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Gabriele Grunewald Reinstated As US 3K Champ

It’s official – Gabriele Grunewald is the US Indoor Women’s 3,000-meter champion, according to her reinstatement by USA Track and Field on Monday. Grunewald had previously won the 3K-meter run last Saturday in Albuquerque, New Mexico but was disqualified just hours after being proclaimed the winner. The quick decision change followed a complaint made by Alberto Salazar, the coach of …

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Lolo Jones Makes U.S. Bobsled Team For Sochi

American track and field star Lolo Jones was selected on Sunday night for the U.S. Olympic bobsled team, officials announced. Lolo Jones will join her track and field teammate Lauryn Williams to become the 9th and 10th Americans to compete in both the Summer and Winter Olympics. The two women along with Aja Evans, will make up the brake/push portion of …

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