Athletics

TSX DAILY: Sports participation in U.S. high schools shows surprise decline; U.S. squeaks by...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 4 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: New high school participation numbers show first overall decline in 30 years The National...

LANE ONE: New high school participation numbers show first overall decline in 30 years

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It finally happened. The U.S. National Federation of State High School Associations published its annual participation numbers for American high school sports for the 2018-19...

ATHLETICS: More trouble for Gatlin, slow times for Francis and Felix in Zagreb World...

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/Updated with results from Sunday's Gala dei Castelli/The 69th edition of the Hanzekovic Memorial in Zagreb (CRO) was selected as a measuring-stick meet by...

TSX DAILY: Iran’s Mollaei not seeking German asylum (yet); Coleman cleared of doping issue...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 3 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LEADING OFF: Judo chief Vizer in public Q&A while Mollaei is in own German apartment,...

ATHLETICS Panorama: Coleman cleared of doping violation; “alarm bells” on transgender athlete

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“USADA announced today that its has withdrawn its charge that USA Track & Field athlete Christian Coleman committed a violation of the whereabouts rules...

TSX DAILY: Iranian hatred of Israel sends its judo world champ to Germany; U.S....

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 2 September 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE:  Iran’s policy vs. Israel costs it a World Champion as Mollaei heads to...

TSX DAILY: A Hall of Fame team that launched the no. 1 U.S. women’s...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 30 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: Which of the three team nominees for the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Hall...

ATHLETICS: Warholm 46.92, Miller-Uibo 21.74, Echevarria 28-4 1/2 in sensational Zurich final

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The IAAF Diamond League finals are supposed to be among the best meets of the year and the 2019 Weltklasse Zurich was all of...

TSX DAILY: Middle East politics part of Israeli judoka’s path to World Champs gold;...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 29 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LEADING OFF: Israel’s Muki wins Judo Worlds gold, but not a handshake from beaten Egyptian The...

TSX DAILY: “Why does a popular Olympic sport struggle?” is the wrong question ~...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 28 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: World Champion asks "Why does a popular Olympic sport struggle?"  In last week’s edition...

LANE ONE: World Champion asks “Why does a popular Olympic sport struggle?”

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The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) has an online feature called “Player’s Own Voice” and Melissa Humana-Paredes was the guest columnist last Wednesday (21st) with...

ATHLETICS Preview: Benjamin vs. Warholm, Muhammad vs. McLaughlin, Kendricks vs. Duplantis among 16 Diamond...

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The first of two finals meets in the IAAF Diamond League comes Thursday at the famed Weltklasse Zurich meeting in Switzerland in front of...

TSX DAILY: USOPC Hall of Fame voting open, and our picks ~ fabulous Meeting...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 26 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: You can vote on the next class for the U.S. Olympic Hall of...

ATHLETICS Panorama: Coleman doping hearing coming September 4; Duplantis clears 6.00 m vs. Finland

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American sprinter Christian Coleman, the world leader in the 100 m and favorite in the upcoming IAAF World Championships, will have a hearing on...

ATHLETICS: Lyles storms 19.65, Roberts smooth in 13.08, Claye over 59 in Meeting de...

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It’s still a month until the IAAF World Championships in Qatar, but some of the favorites became clearer at the Meeting de Paris on...

TSX DAILY: Track & field fans who want the sport to be more popular...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 23 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: If you think track & field could once again be a high-profile sport,...

LANE ONE: If you think track & field could once again be a high-profile...

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People who care deeply about track & field in the United States decry the low profile the sport has today. The symptoms are obvious:...

ATHLETICS Preview: Lyles, Kipruto, Holloway return to the track for Meeting de Paris Saturday

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The final “regular-season” meet in the IAAF Diamond League series comes Saturday at the Stade de Charlety in Paris, France, with places in the...

ATHLETICS: There is excitement and glory in sport, but also a lot of drug...

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The wild flash from Britain’s MailOnline that U.S. sprint star Christian Coleman may be subject to sanctions for missing three “whereabouts” reports is a...

TSX DAILY: USOPC self-vaccinates to ward off Congressional surgery ~ USOPC reprimands Pan Am...

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≡ TSX DAILY ~ 21 August 2019 ≡ | 1. |  LANE ONE: USOPC tries self-vaccination to ward off possible Congressional surgery over governance  After a devastating...

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