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  • ASAFA POWELL FOR BOSTON

    Alphonz Juck, EME News Asafa Powell for Boston BOSTON (USA): Organisers of the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix have announced ten more major championship medallists for the meet which will be held on February 7. Former world 100m record holder Asafa Powell, Olympic pole vault champion Jenn Suhr and Diamond League champion Jenny Simpson have all been added to the second stop of the 2015 Indoor USATF Championship Series. Other distance stars added to the meet’s Read More
  • 30 JAN 2015 PREVIEW MARUGAME, JAPAN COURSE RECORD UNDER THREAT AT THE KAGAWA MARUGAME HALF MARATHON

    Four runners who have gone under the elite bench mark of one hour, including the defending champion Martin Mathathi will be on the start line of the 69th edition of Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race on Sunday (1). Read More
  • Gabius the hero of the evening

    alphonz Juck, EME News   DUSSELDORF (GER, Jan 29): Six World leads, one German national record and a live appearance of pop and soul singer Stefanie Heinzmann marked the atmospheric 10th edition of the „PSD Bank Meeting“ in front of a sell-out crowd of 2000 at the Athletics Hall at Arena Sportpark in Duesseldorf. Organisers inform. In sprints Kim Collins and James Dasaolu clocked 6.52 as top two in the 60 m, both fastest 2015 Read More
  • News on Mary Caine and more

    Alphonz Juck, EME News   LISBON (POR): The Lisbon Half Marathon already has about 20 000 runners confirmed for the 25th edition on March 22, organizers announced. It is for the half distance and mini marathon.  Read More
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  • ASAFA POWELL FOR BOSTON
    ASAFA POWELL FOR BOSTON

    Alphonz Juck, EME News

    Asafa Powell for Boston

    BOSTON (USA): Organisers of the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix have announced ten more major championship medallists for the meet which will be held on February 7. Former world 100m record holder Asafa Powell, Olympic pole vault champion Jenn Suhr and Diamond League champion Jenny Simpson have all been added to the second stop of the 2015 Indoor USATF Championship Series. Other distance stars added to the meet’s line-up include Ethiopia’s Dejen Gebremeskel, Kenya’s Sally Kipyego, Morocco’s Abdelaati Iguider, New Zealand’s Nick Willis and two US stars from different sides of the ever-stretching elite athlete age bracket; Mary Cain and Bernard Lagat. In the shot, there will be a domestic show down between World Indoor shot champion Ryan Whiting and Christian Cantwell. Top US jumpers Chaunte Lowe and Tianna Bartoletta will also be in action, as will Olympic sprinter Ryan Bailey.
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  • 30 JAN 2015 PREVIEW MARUGAME, JAPAN COURSE RECORD UNDER THREAT AT THE KAGAWA MARUGAME HALF MARATHON
    30 JAN 2015 PREVIEW MARUGAME, JAPAN COURSE RECORD UNDER THREAT AT THE KAGAWA MARUGAME HALF MARATHON

    Four runners who have gone under the elite bench mark of one hour, including the defending champion Martin Mathathi will be on the start line of the 69th edition of Kagawa Marugame Half Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race on Sunday (1).

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  • Gabius the hero of the evening
    Gabius the hero of the evening
    alphonz Juck, EME News
     

    DUSSELDORF (GER, Jan 29): Six World leads, one German national record and a live appearance of pop and soul singer Stefanie Heinzmann marked the atmospheric 10th edition of the „PSD Bank Meeting“ in front of a sell-out crowd of 2000 at the Athletics Hall at Arena Sportpark in Duesseldorf. Organisers inform. In sprints Kim Collins and James Dasaolu clocked 6.52 as top two in the 60 m, both fastest 2015 closed the evening. Before that on the straight world lead for Belarus Alina Talay who as first this year dipped under 8 seconds at 60 m hurdles in 7.96. Three world leads on the oval. In the 800 m Adam Kszczot 1:46.48 ahead of his countrymate Marcin Lewandowski 1:46.74, in the 3000 m Nixon Chepseba 7:44.72 ahead of Paul Kipsiele Koech 7:45.79 and Moroccan Othmane El Goumri 7:47.77. In the 5000 m the goal of the organisers was fulfilled, German Arne Gabius won in national record and world leading 13:27.54. He is also 9th best European ever indoors at the distance. The last World lead of the evening in men shot put by the reigning undercover champion US Ryan Whiting 20.83 beating Christian Cantwell 20.53. Surprise winners in women 60 m South African Carina Horn with 7.21 PB, also Briton Lawrence Clarke in men hurdles 7.63 life-time best ahead of Erik Balnuweit 7.64 and third Olympic winner Dayron Robles 7.74. In the pole vault Robert Sobera of Poland with 565 beat World indoor champion Kostas Filippidis 560. Swiss Selina Buchel in 2:01.87 was better in the 800 m than European medalist Joanna Jozwik 2:02.19 and Kristin Gierisch with indoor PB 14.30 was better in triple jump than European champion Olha Saladuha 14.14. In the 1500 m Bethwell Birgen scored the Kenyan win 3:40.58 over home star Homiyu Tesfaye 3:41.08.

     

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  • News on Mary Caine and more
    News on Mary Caine and more

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    LISBON (POR): The Lisbon Half Marathon already has about 20 000 runners confirmed for the 25th edition on March 22, organizers announced. It is for the half distance and mini marathon. 

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    RunBlogRun 30 Jan 2015 | 8:00 pm

    Asafa Powell to run New Balance Indoor GP on Feb 7, from EME News Asafa Powell, photo by PhotoRun.netAsafa Powell, former WR holder at the 100 meters, and one of world's most prolific sprinters, is going to be competing in Boston next weekend at the 2015 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix.  Asafa Powell for BostonBOSTON (USA): Organisers of the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix have announced ten more major championship medallists for the meet which will be held on February 7. Former world 100m record holder Asafa Powell, Olympic pole vault champion Jenn Suhr and[…]

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  • Arne Gabius the hero of the evening in Dusseldorf PSD Meeting, by Alfonz Juck, EME News

    RunBlogRun 30 Jan 2015 | 7:48 pm

    Arne Gabius the hero of the evening in Dusseldorf PSD Meeting, by Alfonz Juck, EME News Arne Gabius, Stockholm 2014, photo by PhotoRun.netArne Gabius, the recent German debut star at the Frankfurt Marathon, ran 13:27.54 for the 5,000 meters, an NR, and World Leader. PSD Meeting was a SRO and an exciting meet! Here is what EME News wrote about the meeting!  Gabius the hero of the eveningDUSSELDORF (GER, Jan 29): Six World leads, one German national record and a live appearance of pop and soul singer Stefanie Heinzmann marked the atmospheric 10th edition of the[…]

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  • Cain Ready for Armory Homecoming Saturday, by David Monti, RRW, used with permission

    RunBlogRun 30 Jan 2015 | 2:27 pm

    Cain Ready for Armory Homecoming Saturday, by David Monti, RRW, used with permission Mary Cain, photo by PhotoRun.netMary Cain is running the 800 meters on Saturday, 31 January at the Armory Track Invitational. Here is a piece on Mary Cain from Race Results Weekly's David Monti.  CAIN READY FOR ARMORY HOMECOMING SATURDAYBy David Monti(c) 2015 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved, used with permission. NEW YORK (30-Jan) -- Mary Cain, the reigning world junior 3000m champion who electrified crowds at the Armory Track & Field Center in Upper Manhattan during her prep career at[…]

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