Sub-4 Onslaught in Women’s 1500 at Pre?

This year’s women’s metric mile at the Prefontaine Classic could see the most sub-4 times in the meet’s history, thanks to the strongest field...

Rio jump rivalries to resume in Shanghai

Olympic jump champions Derek Drouin and Jeff Henderson will face the men they beat to claim gold in Rio last August when they open...

Best-Ever Women’s 800 Field Ready for Pre Classic

The women’s 800 meters at the Prefontaine Classic can once again easily pass for the World Championships final in any year. Every medalist from the...

$3.2 million prize money for Finals of 2017 IAAF Diamond League

IAAF In a major restructure, the IAAF Diamond League has adopted a championship style model with the finalists competing for a prize pool of $3.2...

Laura Muir is on fire, “when I was younger I never even dreamed I...

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated  Scotland’s Laura Muir is on fire. After finishing in a disappointing seventh place during the Rio Olympic 1500-metre final,...

Who is Mo Ahmed?

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated St. Catharine, Ontario native Mo Ahmed has long been running in the shadow – at least within the...

Genevieve Lalonde’s 3,000m steeplechase record

© Copyright - 2016 - Athletics Illustrated  On Saturday, Moncton’s Genevieve Lalonde broke the Canadian 3,000-metre steeplechase record, during the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League track...

British Legend Mo Farah Seeks Fast Time in Pre Classic 10k

Prefontaine Classic Mo Farah will add to his incredible legacy as one of the all-time distance greats by headlining a loaded 10,000-meter field at the...

Schippers Anchors Incredible Pre Classic Women’s 200m event

Prefontaine Classic The Prefontaine Classic has one of its best catches in the women’s 200 meters – the World Champion--and its best and most unique...

Pre Classic Men’s 110 Hurdles Ready to Cook Again

Prefontaine Classic American Jarret Eaton, 26, is in the midst of his best year ever.  A former NCAA Indoor champion while at Syracuse, Eaton won...