Athletics

TSX DAILY: The life of a triple Olympic champion includes “I just fainted, and...

= TSX DAILY ~ 13 August 2019 = | 1. |  ATHLETICS: Tianna Bartoletta’s odyssey now includes anemia If you read her resume, you’d think Tianna Bartoletta would have...

TSX DAILY: Terrific Pan Am Games close in Lima, with clouds ahead, while Biles...

= TSX DAILY ~ 12 August 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: What did we learn from the Lima Pan Ams? It’s going to get harder going forward Any...

LANE ONE: What did we learn from the Pan American Games in Lima? It’s...

Make no mistake: the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima was a success. The venues all worked, the competitions rolled on without too many problems,...

PAN AMERICAN GAMES/Athletics: Four wins for U.S., including come-from-behind relay win for Courtney Okolo

The final day of action in the track & field stadium at the 2019 Pan American Games was a good one for the United...

PAN AMERICAN GAMES: Nothing miraculous about U.S. women dominating wrestling, as well as two...

Among the wrestling cognoscenti, the power of the United States women’s program is well known, but after four victories and a silver medal at...

TSX DAILY: As U.S. swimmers collect 11 more medals, what is the future for...

= TSX DAILY ~ 9 August 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: Lima has done well, but what is the future of the Pan American Games? After some...

TSX DAILY: U.S. swimmers win 11 medals in one night; world record for Brady...

= TSX DAILY ~ 8 August 2019 = | 1. |  PAN AMERICAN GAMES: U.S. swimmers win six of seven events, score 11 medals in one session! USA Swimming...

TSX DAILY: Germany draws 178,000 for 10 national champs combined in Berlin, while U.S....

= TSX DAILY ~ 7 August 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: Did you see where Germany drew 178,000 for ten national championships on...

LANE ONE: Did you see where Germany drew 178,000 for ten national championships on...

Whenever it seems certain that Olympic sport is essentially dead and that most of these sports are on their way back to recreational status...

TSX Daily: American teen Evy Leibfarth strikes Pan Am gold in Canoe Slalom, but...

= TSX DAILY ~ 6 August 2019 = | 1. |  CANOE/SLALOM: American Olympic fans, remember this name for Tokyo: Evy Leibfarth  One of the powers of...

TSX DAILY: Stunning results at U.S. swim Nationals, anti-Games activists channeling Groucho, and remembering...

= TSX DAILY ~ 5 August 2019 = | 1. | SWIMMING: New talent shines at the 2019 USA Swimming Nationals, as if the U.S. didn’t...

TSX DAILY: U.S. men’s soccer players want their “fair share” of revenues; how much...

= TSX DAILY ~ 2 August 2019 = | 1. |  LANE ONE: U.S. men’s soccer players want a “fair share” ~ how much is that? The United...

HEARD AFTER HALFTIME: Gyarfas charged in 1998 murder plot; worries about IAAF Council candidates...

News, views and noise from the non-stop, worldwide circus of Olympic sport: ● Aquatics ● Back in May, we asked why the international federation responsible...

TSX DAILY: Swiss say no to Semenya; Senators tell USOPC to pay $20 million...

= TSX DAILY ~ 1 August 2019 = | 1. | Swiss Federal Tribunal: Semenya’s appeal unlikely to succeed The battle royal between the International Association of...

THE BIG PICTURE: Swiss Court says Semenya’s appeal appears “not well founded”

The Swiss Federal Tribunal issued a statement detailing its order of 30 July, reinstating the IAAF regulations on women with “differences in sex development.” While...

ATHLETICS Panorama: Swiss Tribunal reinstates (for now) IAAF’s female eligibility rule vs. Semenya

The roller-coaster ride of an appeal by South Africa’s double Olympic 800 m champ Caster Semenya against the IAAF’s female eligibility regulations in specific...

ATHLETICS: Muhammad shatters world 400 m hurdles record while Lyles dances to 19.78 national...

Midwestern weather looked to play a major role on the final day of the USA Track & Field National Championships in Des Moines, Iowa,...

ATHLETICS: Lightning strikes for Price, Kerley and Kendricks at USATF in Des Moines, as...

The third day of the USA Track & Field Nationals in Des Moines, Iowa was re-arranged after a delay of an hour and 40...

ATHLETICS: Coleman and Crouser dominate the sprints and shot put, and Felix makes it...

There were plenty of underdog and comeback stories at the USA Track & Field Championships at Drake Stadium on Friday evening, but the world’s...

ATHLETICS: Lomong defends 10,000 m title with blistering last lap, while Felix advances at...

The USA Track & Field National Championships got busy on Thursday and Lopez Lomong knew he would have to do something special to be...

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