USA – Kerley Cruises to 43.70 Clocking for 400m at NCAA West Preliminaries

Fred Kerley broke a 25-year-old collegiate record in the 400m with a time of 43.70 at the NCAA West Preliminary rounds in West Austin on Friday (26). Fred Kerley wins the 400m at the NCAA West Preliminary Championships Photo: Shawn Price / Texas A&M University, Copyright   Kerley had a significant lead at half way … Continue reading USA – Kerley Cruises to 43.70 Clocking for 400m at NCAA West Preliminaries

May 27th, 2017

MEX – Los Mexicanos que están con un pie en el Campeonato Mundial de Atletismo 2017

México podría presentarse al Campeonato Mundial de Atletismo 2017, a realizarse en Londres, con 18 atletas; sin embargo, este número se definirá en el Campeonato Nacional de Primera Fuerza, mismo que será del 16-18 de junio, en Monterrey, Nuevo León. Todos los atletas, con marca ya conseguida, deberán presentarse al cotejo de la Sultana del … Continue reading MEX – Los Mexicanos que están con un pie en el Campeonato Mundial de Atletismo 2017

May 25th, 2017

JAM – Thompson and Mcmaster Impress in Kingston

Double Olympic champion Elaine Thompson further underlined her imperious early season form with a strong run in the women’s 200m at the Jamaica International Invitational, an IAAF World Challenge meeting, on Saturday (20) in Kingston. PHOTO: Elaine Thompson winning the Kingston 200m (by Errol Anderson)   Thompson, sandwiched between Shericka Jackson in lane four and … Continue reading JAM – Thompson and Mcmaster Impress in Kingston

May 21st, 2017

Cuban Journalist Montesinos Dies

The IAAF is saddened to learn that renowned Cuban athletics journalist and AIPS America Vice President Enrique Montesinos died in Paris on Tuesday (16) at the age of 69. Montesinos was on his way back from the 80th Congress of the International Sports Press Association (AIPS) in Seoul, which he had attended in his capacity … Continue reading Cuban Journalist Montesinos Dies

May 18th, 2017

PER – Arevalo and Gonzalez Shine as Records Fall at Pan American Race Walking Cup in Lima

Colombia’s Eider Arevalo and Mexico’s Maria Guadalupe Gonzalez continued their 2017 winning streaks by taking convincing victories at the Pan American Cup, the seventh leg of the IAAF Race Walking Challenge, in Lima on Saturday and Sunday (13-14). Arevalo added Lima to two previous IAAF Race Walking Challenge victories earlier this year, in Ciudad Juarez … Continue reading PER – Arevalo and Gonzalez Shine as Records Fall at Pan American Race Walking Cup in Lima

May 15th, 2017