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Report04 May 2015

Women’s 4x800m – IAAF/BTC World Relays, Bahamas 2015

The fact that USA successfully defended their 4x800m title at the IAAF/BTC World Relays, Bahamas 2015 wasn’t a surprise. But their margin of victory was quite a shock – not least to their opponents.

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Previews29 Apr 2015

Women's 4x800m preview – IAAF/BTC World Relays, Bahamas 2015

Their team might be lacking their two star performers from last year, but the USA is still the overwhelming favourite to win the women’s 4x800m in Nassau.

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News22 Apr 2015

All eyes on Wilson in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

Expectations are high for US 800m star Ajee’ Wilson this summer and she will get a chance to impress in front of a home audience at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on 30 May after the meeting organisers announced their women’s 800m field on Wednesday (22).

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Report27 Jun 2014

Rupp and Conley take 10,000m titles at US Championships

A sixth consecutive national 10,000m title for Galen Rupp and a late, great, come-from-behind win for Kim Conley in the women’s equivalent were the clear highlights of yesterday evening’s (26) session at the US Championships in Sacramento, California.

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Report16 Aug 2013

Report: Women’s 800m semi-finals – Moscow 2013

USA’s Alysia Johnson Montano, the second-fastest runner this season of those present in Moscow, was the gun-to-tape winner of the first semi-final, winning in a fast time of 1:58.92 and naturally pulling the two time qualifiers to the final from her heat.

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News08 Aug 2013

Aregawi, Martinez and Montano looking for fast 800m in Stockholm – IAAF Diamond League

The current world’s number one over 1500m, Sweden’s Abeba Aregawi, who runs for the Stockholm-based club Hammarby IF, will compete over 800m at DN Galan meeting at 22 August.

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Previews07 Aug 2013

Women's 800m – Preview

London 2012 Olympic Games champion Mariya Savinova will aim to maintain her stranglehold of global 800m championship competition by securing back-to-back world titles in front of her adoring home supporters in Moscow.

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Previews11 Jul 2013

Barrett, Vlasic, Storl: infield events take centre stage in Madrid – IAAF World Challenge

The women’s High Jump contest should be one of the main attraction at the ‘Meeting de Madrid 2013’, an IAAF World Challenge meeting and Spain’s most prestigious athletics event, thanks to the presence of USA’s London 2012 Olympic Games silver medallist Brigetta Barrett and Croatia’s two-time former World champion Blanka Vlasic on Saturday (13).

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Report24 Jun 2013

World leads from Gay and Solomon on final day of US Championships

Tyson Gay was concerned how he would respond in the 200m (23) on Sunday after winning the 100m in 9.75 two days earlier in the USA Championships at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.

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News29 Apr 2013

Savinova and Jelimo lead Eugene’s fantastic 800m field – IAAF Diamond League

World and Olympic 800m champion Mariya Savinova will return to Eugene for the Prefontaine Classic, part of the IAAF Diamond League, with a world-class field of challengers, led by 2008 Olympic champion Pamela Jelimo.

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Report28 Apr 2013

USA sets national 4x800m record at Penn Relays

The US record in the women’s 4x800m Relay had stood since 1983. But that mark was broken by two teams in the same race at the 119th Penn Relays at Franklin Field in Philadelphia on Saturday (27).

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Report17 Feb 2013

Lagat, Montano and Sowinski set US records at 106th Millrose Games

New York, USA – US indoor records by Bernard Lagat in the Two Miles, as well as Alysia Montano and Erik Sowinski in the men’s and women’s 600m respectively, highlighted the 106th Millrose Games at The Armory on Saturday evening (16).

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