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Pre Classic Repeats As World No. 1

Pre Classic Repeats As World No. 1

Dick Straight September 12, 2017 0

With the 2017 track & field athletics season in the books, the Prefontaine Classic has defended its title as the top-ranked invitational meet in the world. For the second consecutive year, and third time

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Athens Marathon. The Authentic with over 50,000 runners on November 12

Athens Marathon. The Authentic with over 50,000 runners on November 12

Dick Straight September 11, 2017 0

The 35th edition of the “Athens Marathon. The Authentic” takes place on Sunday, November 12, beginning as ever from the coastal town of Marathon and leading elite and mass runners on the challenging course

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Hickey resigns from IOC Executive Board

Hickey resigns from IOC Executive Board

Dick Straight September 10, 2017 0

From Inside the Games Patrick Hickey has resigned as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Executive Board with “immediate effect”, it has been announced today. The Irishman is currently self-suspended from all IOC positions

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Madzia Named to NCAA Woman of the Year Top 30 List

Madzia Named to NCAA Woman of the Year Top 30 List

Dick Straight September 7, 2017 0

Alex Ryan Juliana Madzia, a 2017 graduate of the University of Cincinnati and a member of both the cross country and track & field teams during her time on campus, has been named to the

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Fate Tola returns, Abebech Afework and Sara Hall boost Frankfurt boost Frankfurt marathon field

Fate Tola returns, Abebech Afework and Sara Hall boost Frankfurt boost Frankfurt marathon field

Christopher Kelsall September 6, 2017 0

Fate Tola missed victory at the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon last year by a hair’s breadth. The 2016 runner-up will be back this time to the race where she ran her first marathon as a

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XC: Stump Leads the Way as UC Men Place Third at Butler Opener

XC: Stump Leads the Way as UC Men Place Third at Butler Opener

Dick Straight September 2, 2017 0

The 2017 cross country season officially got underway Friday night as six members of the University of Cincinnati men’s program toed the line at the Butler Opener in Carmel, Ind., to finish third as

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University of Cincinnati Cross Country Set to Open 2017 Season This Week

University of Cincinnati Cross Country Set to Open 2017 Season This Week

Dick Straight August 31, 2017 0

THE STARTING LINE The 2017 cross country season gets underway for the University of Cincinnati program this week with a pair of meets on the schedule for the Bearcats. First, the men will send a

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WADA forced to scrap original ADAMS upgrade and take financial hit

WADA forced to scrap original ADAMS upgrade and take financial hit

Dick Straight August 31, 2017 0

From Inside the Games The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has been forced to scrap original plans for a new version of its ADAMS data management system at considerable expense. The agency told insidethegames that the provider chosen to

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Canada’s Trevor Hofbauer to Debut at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Canada’s Trevor Hofbauer to Debut at Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Christopher Kelsall August 31, 2017 0

Paul Gains Trevor Hofbauer will make his eagerly awaited marathon debut October 22nd at the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon which is both an IAAF Gold Label race and the Canadian Championship. The move up in distance

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Kenenisa Bekele challenges Eliud Kipchoge and Wilson Kipsang in Berlin

Kenenisa Bekele challenges Eliud Kipchoge and Wilson Kipsang in Berlin

Dick Straight August 29, 2017 0

The BMW BERLIN-MARATHON will stage a unique contest on September 24: for the first time in the history of the event the top three marathon runners in the world will be on the start

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