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ATHLETICS Panorama: Lananna restored to USATF Presidency by Court of Arbitration for Sport

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Hours before the opening of the 2019 USA Track & Field Annual Meeting in Reno, Nevada, the Court of Arbitration for Sport ordered that...

LANE ONE: Did the IOC just cut the size of the 2032 Olympic Village...

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For more than a century, the International Olympic Committee asked cities to stage its Olympic Games, often requiring the building of new housing, hotels...

LANE ONE: Fiction becomes Olympic reality in Russia: “You arrogant ass. You’ve killed us!”

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The dramatic climax to the 1990 thriller “The Hunt for Red October” saw the ultra-aggressive Captain Tupolev trying to torpedo the runaway Soviet submarine...

TSX INTEL REPORT: Nike’s critics look to the past, but Mary Cain is about...

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≡ TSX INTELLIGENCE REPORT ~ 14 November 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● Nike’s critics look to the past, but Mary Cain asks about Nike’s T&F future Mary Cain’s...

LANE ONE: Nike’s critics look to the past, but Mary Cain asks about Nike’s...

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The “Opinion” video by Mary Cain that was posted by The New York Times on 7 November drew added focus – and outrage –...

TSX INTEL REPORT: Athlete shrieking over the Diamond League obscures the real issue; world...

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≡ TSX INTELLIGENCE REPORT ~ 11 November 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● Athlete shrieking over dropped Diamond League events misses the point completely When the...

LANE ONE: Athlete shrieking over dropped Diamond League events misses the point completely

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Last Wednesday, the IAAF announced the 24 events that would be contested during the 2020 Diamond League season. The 12 events for both men...

TSX INTEL REPORT: IAAF takes lead, and UCI joins, on transgender regulations; WADA chief-to-be...

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≡ TSX INTELLIGENCE REPORT ~ 7 November 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● IAAF taking the lead in transgender regulation, working with other IFs on testosterone levels It...

LANE ONE: IAAF taking the lead in transgender regulation, working with other IFs on...

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Advancements in medical technologies have brought new challenges to sports regulators, especially the International Federations. One of the newest battlefields is transgender athletes. Back in...

TSX INTEL REPORT: The Int’l Swimming League is half over; have you noticed? +...

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≡ TSX INTELLIGENCE REPORT ~ 4 November 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● Is the International Swimming League making an impact? It doesn't appear to be making...

ATHLETICS: First-timer Jepkosgei stuns Keitany in New York City Marathon; Kamworor wins easily

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The story of the TCS New York City Marathon was supposed to be Kenyan Mary Keitany’s run to a fifth title. But no one...

THE BIG PICTURE: Tokyo concedes event moves to Sapporo, but gets back $100+ million?

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The tug-of-war over the location of the Olympic marathons and race walks for 2020 was concluded on Friday during the meeting of the International...

TSX INTEL REPORT: More events to be moved from Tokyo due to heat? Here...

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= TSX INTELLIGENCE REPORT ~ 1 November 2019 = ● LANE ONE ● IOC moves Tokyo marathons and walks, but are there still more events to be moved? The International...

ATHLETICS Preview: Keitany tries for fifth NYC Marathon title on Sunday

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The final major marathon of 2019, the annual New York City Marathon, comes Sunday through the five boroughs of New York, with strong fields...

LANE ONE: IOC moves Tokyo marathons and walks, but are there still more events...

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The International Olympic Committee’s ninth Coordination Commission meeting is underway in Tokyo, and there is a lot to talk about with less than a...

TSX INTEL REPORT: Russia sends more answers to WADA on “manipulated” doping data; NCAA...

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≡ TSX INTELLIGENCE REPORT ~ 30 October 2019 ≡ ● LEADING OFF ● Russian Sports Ministry sends responses to WADA inquiries  The question of what to...

TSX REPORT: UCLA names Drake Stadium track after Rafer Johnson; Kiwi teen Robinson surprises...

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≡ TSX REPORT ~ 28 October 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● UCLA dedicates famed Drake Stadium track to Betsy & Rafer Johnson Anyone connected with UCLA sports since...

LANE ONE: UCLA dedicates famed Drake Stadium track to Betsy & Rafer Johnson

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“Together, you’ve been an example of respect, integrity and excellence in all things. Together, you have served the UCLA community selflessly and with the...

TSX REPORT: The World Beach Games came and went; did you notice? + Paris...

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≡ TSX REPORT ~ 24 October 2019 ≡ ● LANE ONE ● What was all the fuss about the World Beach Games, anyway?  Although a major topic of discussion...

ATHLETICS: 2020 Diamond League schedule announced; Vaporfly shoes studied; Flanagan retires

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With the close of the World Championships in Doha on 6 October, you would think that things would slow down a little for the...

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