Trent Stellingwerff suggests intriguing alternative to false start DQ

June 17th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Trent Stellingwerff tweeted out an interesting idea in regards to replacing the one-and-done false start rule currently enforced in athletics


Americans still upset about iffy DQ call in men’s 1,500m

August 19th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

American Robby Andrews was disqualified in the men’s 1,500m semifinals for stepping off the track ending his Olympics in Rio.


Runners disqualified for wearing headphones at a 10K road race

May 15th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Runners at the Beverley 10K, a road race in England, were disqualified by organizers for wearing headphones during the event.


Ten-year-old winner among runners disqualified for wrong turn at Daytona 5K

February 22nd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The ten-year-old race winner of the Daytona 5K was among 10 runners disqualified for inadvertently taking a wrong turn and cutting the course short by 1K.


Cross-country runner disqualified for wearing a headband with religious writing

November 12th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

A cross-country runner from West Forsyth High School in Cummings, Ga. was disqualified from the Georgia state championships on Saturday because the athlete’s headband violated state handbook rules. John Green, who finished third in […]


Buying and reselling race numbers: Road running’s dirty little secret

November 6th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

Check Kijiji or Craigslist before a major race and chances are you’ll find plenty of black market race bibs  You missed the race registration deadline or you weren’t lucky enough to win a spot in […]


Cross-country race winner disqualified after helping rival

October 29th, 2015 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

An act of sportsmanship was punished at a cross-country race in Iowa on Oct. 22 after the first-place finisher helped a rival across the finish line.