Brenda Martinez gets Worlds medal upgrade and bonus, six years later

September 16th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Martinez is finally getting a medal upgrade and a trip to Doha that she earned in 2013

Simpson smashes American 2 mile record at Drake Relays

April 29th, 2018 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

American snags sixth Drake Relays championship despite headwind

Olympian Brenda Martinez speaks honestly about growing up poor

January 18th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Brenda Martinez is now an Olympic-caliber athlete. But, as she discusses, it’s important to never forget where you came from.

Canadian Melissa Bishop defeats a stacked field in final race before Rio

July 30th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

Canadian Melissa Bishop won her final race before the Rio Olympics on Friday with a sub-2:00 performance at the TrackTown Summer Series.

Heartfelt and inspiring moment between runners is the best thing you’ll see today

July 11th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Inspiration, Running videos | No Comments »

American Jenny Simpson showed how much her teammate means to her by hugging Brenda Martinez after the two qualified for the Rio Olympics.

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).