The eight-time Olympic gold medalist sprinter told Insider that his friends made the bet "because I always bragged about my abs when I was competing."
Usain Bolt told Insider he's "already started smack talking CarMax," his unorthodox rival, and "told them they have no chance" in the half-mile race.
Last week, USA Track & Field suspended Richardson for one month after she tested positive for a chemical typically found in marijuana.
The U.S. Olympic trials for track and field saw some new world records, American records, trial records, and some best times of the year.
Casual Olympic track and field fans may wonder why there is a middle-distance event called the steeplechase that features barriers and a water pit. Here's why!
Lumene "Lightning" Montissol - a 26-year-old Boston native - told Roberts she's "been waiting for this dream for a long time. I'm very grateful."
Investigators allege Steve Waithe hacked into a former athlete's Snapchat for nudes and also extorted his athletes into sending naked photographs.
DK Metcalf teased a potential USA Track & Field tryout on Twitter. The second-year Seattle Seahawks wide receiver took the sports world by storm after sprinting 114.8 yards at a maximum speed of 22.64 mph to thwart Arizona Cardinals safety Budda Baker’s full-field pick-six touchdown. The official USA Track and […]
Students at the University of Pennsylvania recreated their campus on “Minecraft” after COVID-19 ended their semester early. On Friday, the annual Penn Relays, the oldest track event in the US, was held in “Minecraft.” The event was sponsored by the US Marines, and participants competed in four different courses. Visit […]
Olympic sprinter Allyson Felix feared she wouldn’t run at her ‘top level’ after giving birth to her daughter Camryn in November 2018. She returned to the international stage in September 2019, at 10 months postpartum, and won her 12th gold medal, surpassing a Usain Bolt’s medal record. She said the […]
Middle-distance runner Mary Cain says her male running coaches at Nike were so focused on her losing weight that her body broke down. Now she says there needs to be more education about women’s health in the sport. Cain opened up about her experience with the now-shuttered Nike Oregon Project […]
Matthew Boling is the 18-year-old high-school sprinter whose impressive races have gone viral in recent weeks. As Boling’s star was rising, he was bestowed with the nickname “White Lightning” in some headlines, leading to a frustrating situation for the sprinter who wanted his races to speak for themselves. Olympic sprinter […]
In April, Matthew Boling became the first high schooler to run the 100 meters in under 10 seconds, running a wind-aided 9.98 seconds. At the Texas 6A state championship on Saturday, he officially broke the national high-school record by running 10.13 seconds for the title. He also helped Houston Strake […]
Texas A&M’s Infinite Tucker won the SEC title in the 400-meter hurdle. Nearing the finish line, Tucker dived across the line in a full Superman pose, narrowly beating out his teammate. Texas A&M’s coach joked afterward that Tucker thought he was in a swim meet when he decided to dive. […]
A teenager nicknamed “The Boogie Man” wowed crowds with a 9.98-second finish in the 100 meters at the Challenger Columbia Stadium in Texas on Saturday. Though wind-assisted, Matthew Boling’s time would not look out of place in an Olympic final. Boling said “it definitely felt good,” according to the Houston […]
Two of the world’s best shot putters, Ryan Crouser and Joe Kovacs, explained their wild diets to The New York Times. Both men are forced to eat a bunch of heavy meals per day, even when they’re no longer hungry. Some of those meals include a carton of scrambled eggs […]
Sports give us some of the most defining moments of each year. Looking back through photos serves as a reminder not only of events forgotten, but of the range of emotions that come with them. From happiness to anger, to sadness and celebration, to incredible highlights, these are our favourite […]