European Championships: 5,000m runner stops early

August 13th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Lonah Salpeter of Israel crossed the finish line in the 5,000m under the impression that she had come second, but in reality, she had a lap to go

VIDEO: Kate Van Buskirk on adversity, competing at home and what’s next for her

August 8th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

You can catch Van Buskirk in front of a hometown crowd on Friday night at Varisty Stadium in Toronto. The women’s 5,000m goes at 9:25 p.m.

Hellen Obiri sneaks in front of Almaz Ayana to earn gold in women’s World Championship 5,000m

August 13th, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in London 2017 | No Comments »

Her last-minute surge earned her the top podium position on the final day of the IAAF World Championships in London

Nikki Hamblin and Abbey D’Agostino win rare Olympic medal for sportsmanship

August 22nd, 2016 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in Rio 2016 | 1 Comment »

Abbey D’Agostino and Nikki Hamblin’s fall become one of the iconic moments of the Rio 2016 Olympics. The two have just won a rare Olympic medal for the sportsmanship that they demonstrated on the track.

Almaz Ayana’s bold tactics cost her, gets upset by a Kenyan in Olympic 5,000m

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

Kenya’s Vivian Cheruiyot upset Ethiopian Almaz Ayana, the 10K world record holder, on Friday evening in the Olympic women’s 5,000m.

Olympic evening preview: Bolt’s final race and De Grasse seeks another medal

August 19th, 2016 by Dan Way | Posted in Rio 2016 | No Comments »

Usain Bolt sets his sights on a historic triple-triple and Andre De Grasse is back on the track leading Canada to what could be another medal.