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  • News From Around the World - EME NEWS (DEC 02, 2016)

    Bolt and Ayana - MONACO (MON): World´s fastest man Jamaica’s Usain Bolt and Ethiopia’s 10 000 m World record holder Almaz Ayana have been named the male and female World Athletes of the Year at the IAAF Athletics Awards 2016, held at Sporting Monte Carlo. It was for 6th time for Bolt and for first time for Ayana who is third Ethiopian woman after Meseret Defar in 2007 and Genzebe Dibaba last year. Read More
  • Nike Cross Nationals

    The Nike Cross Nationals is comprised of 8 Regional Qualifying meets and the National Finals in Portland.  The new Nationals course at Glendoveer Golf Course will offer athletes a premium, challenging championship venue for putting it all on the line. Read More
  • USATF, NBC SPORTS GROUP INK HISTORIC MEDIA RIGHTS AGREEMENT

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Dec. 1, 2016 – USA Track & Field and NBC Sports Group announced a historic eight-year partnership today that provides NBC Sports with the exclusive media rights to USA Track & Field’s live, elite-athlete competitions through 2024. It is the longest and most comprehensive agreement ever between the two parties. USATF CEO Max Siegel made the announcement on Thursday during his State of the Sport address at the 2016 USATF Annual Meeting Read More
  • News From Around the World - EME NEWS (DEC 01, 2016)

    Russia made progress - MONACO (MON): Trust, integrity and protecting clean athletes were the focus of the IAAF’s 207th Council Meeting ahead of a Special Congress to approve revolutionary reforms on Saturday. Russia Taskforce chair Rune Andersen reported to Council that RusAF has made further progress towards satisfying the Reinstatement Conditions since June 2016, including rolling out anti-doping education modules for coaches and athletes, securing cooperation by the Russian criminal authorities with their French counterparts, and Read More
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  • News From Around the World - EME NEWS (DEC 02, 2016)
    News From Around the World - EME NEWS (DEC 02, 2016)

    Bolt and Ayana - MONACO (MON): World´s fastest man Jamaica’s Usain Bolt and Ethiopia’s 10 000 m World record holder Almaz Ayana have been named the male and female World Athletes of the Year at the IAAF Athletics Awards 2016, held at Sporting Monte Carlo. It was for 6th time for Bolt and for first time for Ayana who is third Ethiopian woman after Meseret Defar in 2007 and Genzebe Dibaba last year.

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  • Nike Cross Nationals
    Nike Cross Nationals

    The Nike Cross Nationals is comprised of 8 Regional Qualifying meets and the National Finals in Portland.  The new Nationals course at Glendoveer Golf Course will offer athletes a premium, challenging championship venue for putting it all on the line.

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  • USATF, NBC SPORTS GROUP INK HISTORIC MEDIA RIGHTS AGREEMENT
    USATF, NBC SPORTS GROUP INK HISTORIC MEDIA RIGHTS AGREEMENT

    ORLANDO, Fla. – Dec. 1, 2016 – USA Track & Field and NBC Sports Group announced a historic eight-year partnership today that provides NBC Sports with the exclusive media rights to USA Track & Field’s live, elite-athlete competitions through 2024. It is the longest and most comprehensive agreement ever between the two parties. USATF CEO Max Siegel made the announcement on Thursday during his State of the Sport address at the 2016 USATF Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida.

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  • News From Around the World - EME NEWS (DEC 01, 2016)
    News From Around the World - EME NEWS (DEC 01, 2016)

    Russia made progress - MONACO (MON): Trust, integrity and protecting clean athletes were the focus of the IAAF’s 207th Council Meeting ahead of a Special Congress to approve revolutionary reforms on Saturday. Russia Taskforce chair Rune Andersen reported to Council that RusAF has made further progress towards satisfying the Reinstatement Conditions since June 2016, including rolling out anti-doping education modules for coaches and athletes, securing cooperation by the Russian criminal authorities with their French counterparts, and the Russian Parliament passing a new law criminalising the supply of prohibited substances to athletes.

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  • News From Around the World - EME NEWS (NOV 30, 2016)
    News From Around the World - EME NEWS (NOV 30, 2016)

    Van Niekerk expects great year - BLOEMFONTEIN (RSA): The 400 m star Wayde van Niekerk said after he won the South African Sports Personality of the Year award: "I would like to dominate as much as I can while I can and while it is my time. To be honest, it is only the beginning of so much more, 100m, 200m, 400m and building myself as a brand."

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  • News From Around the World - EME NEWS (NOV 29, 2016)
    News From Around the World - EME NEWS (NOV 29, 2016)

    I am Bolt - LONDON (GBR): World Premiere of I am Bolt documentary movie at Leicester Square in London on Monday evening had several celebrities on the red carpet. From athletics Mo Farah, Jonathan Edwards, Ato Boldon, Merlene Ottey. Usain Bolt’s parents Jennifer and Wellesley Bolt were also present as well as Arsenal football stars, Santi Cazorla and Olivier Giroud, Manchester City‘s Raheem Sterling and Chelsea‘s Cesc Fàbregas.

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  • 2016 HOKA ONE ONE Fall Cross Country Program, Week 15, Day Seven

    RunBlogRun 4 Dec 2016 | 5:41 am

    2016 HOKA ONE ONE Fall Cross Country Program, Week 15, Day Seven Sunday runs are a rite of distance running. After a tough race, it is a time to mend, and relax. Today, you have a nice, relaxed nine mile run. Get on some soft ground and have a relaxed late fall run. Sunday, December 4, 2016 : Easy 9-mile run on grass or dirt with friends. Ben Bruce, photo by PhotoRun.net Week 15: Keep your habits! Runners are creatures of habit. It amazes me that, in the last weeks or days[…]

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  • 2016 HOKA ONE ONE Fall Cross Country Program, Week 15, Day Six

    RunBlogRun 3 Dec 2016 | 5:39 am

    2016 HOKA ONE ONE Fall Cross Country Program, Week 15, Day Six Cross country races around the U.S. on December 3: The FootLocker West and the Nike NXN Nationals. Both tremendous race, and both, ends of season for some of the finest runners of the 550,000 boys and girls who ran cross country in the U.S. in 2016. If you are running NXN, remember, it is about the team. The six and seventh boys and girls are especially important in tough races. Remember, one point separated first and second in NCAA women's[…]

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  • 2016 HOKA ONE One Fall Cross Country Training Program, Week 15, Day Five

    RunBlogRun 3 Dec 2016 | 4:38 am

    2016 HOKA ONE One Fall Cross Country Training Program, Week 15, Day Five The day before a race is difficult for anyone with a pulse. Elite athletes worry, as do new athletes. It is how you manage the stress and concern the day before a race. Some go see movies, some play cards, some read bad science fiction, some, do nothing. Find what works for you! Rest before races, photo by Kevin Morris Week 15: Keep your habits! Runners are creatures of habit. It amazes me that, in the last weeks or days[…]

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  • Dreams of Mud and Honor, some thoughts on the NXN

    RunBlogRun 3 Dec 2016 | 2:18 am

    Dreams of Mud and Honor, some thoughts on the NXN I was flying from Orlando to Portland on Friday night. Saturday is the NXN 2016. It is one of the two major championship for high school boys and girls in cross country. For me, NXN is a wonderful testament to the team value in cross country. It is also a time, for me, to consider the people who support cross country runners. I wanted to share my experience in cross country nearly forty years ago. Nike, the goddess of victory,[…]

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  • 2011 NXN Girls Champs: Sarah Baxter Wins, Manlius over Kinetic in team, by Larry Eder

    RunBlogRun 2 Dec 2016 | 4:47 pm

    2011 NXN Girls Champs: Sarah Baxter Wins, Manlius over Kinetic in team, by Larry Eder Sarah Baxter wins 2011 NXN, photo courtesy of Kevin Ullman/Runnerspace.com Updated December 2, 2016. Archive from 2011! Sarah Baxter, a sophomore, dominated the 8th NXN girls championship race in a style that showed the poise and experience of an athlete of much more experience. Running 17:38.5 for the rolling 5,000 meter course, Baxter put four seconds on Haley Pierce of the third place Wimington XC Club and (17:42), and seven seconds on Nike Border Clash Champ Katie Knight, who ran[…]

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