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 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

Alysia Montaño races U.S. Championships five months pregnant

June 24th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Runs & Races | 1 Comment »

Fans may recall that Alysia Montaño did the same thing back in 2014 when she was 34 weeks pregnant at the U.S. Outdoor Championships

Alysia Montaño to race second championship race while pregnant

June 20th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

For the second time in her life, she’ll race a championship race while pregnant.

Dramatic finish leads to heartbreak in women’s 800m at U.S. Olympic trials

July 5th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Running videos, The Scene | No Comments »

The women’s 800m at the U.S. Olympic trials was a heartbreaker for some athletes, including Alysia Montaño, after a late-race tumble (photo: Randy Miyazaki / @TaFphoto).

Alysia Montano reacts to doping scandal WADA investigation

November 10th, 2015 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

A cut up Alysia Montano has spoken out about yesterday’s World Anti Doping Agency findings on Russia’s systematic doping problem in track. Allegations surfaced about a year ago in a German documentary that showed incriminating […]