Nike announces new pregnancy policy for sponsored athletes

August 18th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Some Nike athletes took the sponsor to task over the issue of pregnancy and performance, and Nike has responded with a more supportive policy


Allyson Felix no longer with Nike, signs with Athleta

August 2nd, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Following a maternity policy dispute with Nike, Felix has signed with apparel brand Athleta


Allyson Felix qualifies for her 13th world championships eight months after giving birth

July 28th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

New moms were the focus in more than one event at USA’s, thanks to Felix shining a spotlight on sponsors’ policies


Allyson Felix joins Nike critics on treatment of pregnant athletes

May 23rd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

One of the US’s most decorated sprinters has joined other female athletes calling for pregnancy and maternity protections from sponsors


Allyson Felix testifies regarding racial disparities in maternal health

May 17th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Allyson Felix testified Thursday regarding her life-threatening birthing experience and the similar experience of other mothers


US sprinter Allyson Felix opens up about her baby, born prematurely on November 28

December 20th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Felix’s daughter Camryn was born prematurely by emergency C-section on November 28 and remains in the NICU


VIDEO: Three Olympic champions guest star on The Bachelor

January 17th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos, The Scene | No Comments »

Olympic champions Carl Lewis, Allyson Felix and Michelle Carter made guest appearances on ABC’s The Bachelor on Monday.


Madness in 4x100m relay: Americans drop the baton; Canadian men and women advance to final

August 18th, 2016 by Michael Doyle | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

The Brazilians end up disqualified; The Americans will get a re-run of their heat on Thursday night and still could make the final.


The Internet can’t stop talking about the 400m runner’s lunge for Olympic gold

August 16th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

Shaunae Miller of the Bahamas won Olympic gold in the women’s 400m last night with a finish line lunge. Now, it’s a controversial topic.


VIDEO: 400m runner dives across the line to win Olympic gold

August 15th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Rio 2016, Running videos | 2 Comments »

Shaunae Miller did everything to hold off Allyson Felix in the Olympic women’s 400m final. That included a dive across the line.


VIDEO: Allyson Felix shows why she’s the best with incredible comeback at U.S. trials

July 4th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Running videos | No Comments »

Allyson Felix, a nine-time Olympic champion, won the women’s 400m at the U.S. Olympic trials on Sunday with a huge comeback in the final 100m (photo: @TaFPhoto).


Olympic schedule changed after U.S. petititon

January 17th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The IAAF approved changes to the Olympic schedule in Rio after the U.S. petitioned for a change to allow Allyson Felix to run the 200m/400m.