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INDIANAPOLIS -- Erin Gilreath (Orlando, Florida) set an American record in the women’s hammer throw on April 10, 2004, to edge out Gail Devers as the third USATF Throwback Athlete of the Week award. In the absence of competition during the Covid-19 pandemic, we are taking a weekly look back at some of the great efforts by American track and field athletes through the years.

Initiative Offers Workouts, Resources and Virtual Experiences to Stay Healthy and Active at Home - April 17, 2020 - ATLANTA - Atlanta Track Club introduced a new initiative today aimed at helping runners and walkers in Atlanta and around the world stay healthy and active while staying at home. Atlanta Track Club's The Distance is a free online resource for running workouts, training programs, live strength classes, challenges, diet and health information and more, all created by the Club's expert staff, coaches and partners.

PASADENA, Calif. (Jan. 20, 2020) – Over 12,000 registered runners took to the streets this past Sunday to participate in the sold-out 2020 Pasadena Half Marathon & 5K at the Rose Bowl. Runners of all ages and athletic abilities enjoyed another postcard perfect day in scenic Pasadena. The challenging half marathon course showcased the city passing landmarks like the Colorado Street Bridge, Old Town Pasadena and California Institute of Technology (Cal Tech) before returning to the Rose Bowl for a finish on the field at the 50-yard line.

 

STAMFORD, Conn. – April 17, 2020Michael Phelps, Usain Bolt, Allyson Felix and Missy Franklin headline this weekend’s coverage of Olympic Games Week on NBCSN, presenting nearly 20 hours of programming, including historic moments from the 2012 London Olympics and a pair of Olympic films, starting tonight at 8 p.m. ET.

Defending champions Cosmas Lagat and Worknesh Alemu both proclaimed themselves fit and ready to not only bid for back-to- back titles at the Tata Mumbai Marathon, but the pair also aim to attack the course records on Sunday (19 January).

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