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Justin Gatlin: I'm the guy to beat right now

Justin Gatlin didn’t lack confidence at his first meet of the season Saturday.

“This year is all about medals. I want to win when it counts,” Gatlin said at the Texas Relays, according to The Associated Press. 444 more words

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Usain Bolt to race individually in U.S. for first time since 2008

Usain Bolt will compete in New York on June 13 at the same site as his last individual race in the U.S., when he broke the 100m world record for the first time in 2008. 281 more words

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Another world record for 90-plus-year-old relay team (video)

Four men in their 90s set two relay world records at the USA Track and Field Masters Indoor Championships in Winston Salem, N.C., over the weekend. 224 more words

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Amantle Montsho, former 400m World champion, banned 2 years

Botswana’s 2011 World 400m champion Amantle Montsho was banned two years after she tested positive for a banned stimulant at the Commonwealth Games in July, according to reports. 167 more words

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Track & Field beats NCAA competition

Posted: March 12, 2015 | Written by Laura Tapia

In a three-way invitational at the Wheelock Stadium March 7, the Riverside City College Track and Field team ran against UC Riverside and Cal State Fullerton, making history, as this was RCC’s first meet against UCR. 339 more words

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Meb Keflezighi's rusty bib a reminder with Boston Marathon approaching

NEW YORK — Meb Keflezighi says his bib from winning the 2014 Boston Marathon, the one with the four 2013 Boston Marathon bombings victims’ names written in black marker in the corners, is still pinned on his singlet from the race. 793 more words

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Kaylin Whitney begins pro track career with global goals

Kaylin Whitney, the sprinter who celebrated her 17th birthday by announcing a professional contract with Nike on Monday, wants to make this summer’s World Championships team and, the following year, become the youngest U.S. 716 more words

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