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Ex-Ducks, world champions stack fields for Prefontaine Classic

Before Hayward Field gets its new look for the 2021 IAAF World Championships and possibly in time to host the 2020 United States Olympic Trials, some of the world’s best track and field athletes will compete one more time at the historic stadium for the Prefontaine Classic this upcoming weekend. …

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USATF announces Jeneba Tarmoh’s withdrawal from run-off in 100-meter dash

A statement released by USATF Monday afternoon announced that Jeneba Tarmoh has withdrawn herself from a tie-breaking run-off in the women’s 100-meter dash. With the withdrawal, Tarmoh acknowledges her removal from consideration for the U.S. Olympic Team, instead becoming an alternate. Tarmoh could still potentially land on the 4×100-meter relay …

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Lieberman: Olympic Trials stand as unique experience in American sporting landscape

Over the past two weeks at the U.S. Olympic Trials, a group of talented individuals came together, put their best efforts on the line and formed an elite team on a worldwide stage.

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Run-off scheduled between Felix and Tarmoh for final spot in women’s 100-meter dash

It’s going to be a run-off to determine who will take the third and final ticket to London for the U.S.’s women’s 100-meter team.

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Allyson Felix wins women’s 200 meters at U.S. Olympic Trials, sets meet record

Coming into the Olympic Trials, fans and media alike expected the final of the women’s 200 meters to be a closely contested and star-studded affair. Saturday evening, the event didn’t disappoint, as Allyson Felix crossed the line in 21.69 seconds to set a meet record while beating out world-class competitors …

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Can’t miss events: July 1st

The 2012 US Olympic Trials conclude Sunday with the only day to feature only finals including such high-profile races as the men’s and women’s 1500 meters and the men’s 200 meter dash.

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Decision postponed on women’s 100-meter dash tiebreaker

5,000-meter runner Bernard Lagat also speaks about Hayward Field and his experience there.

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Lots of big name events left with four days left for 2012 Olympic Trials

Four exciting days of Trials action still remain, even though Ashton Eaton is done competing in them.

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Tiebreaking procedures announced for women’s 100 meters

After Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh finished the women’s 100-meter dash in a dead heat for third place, the United States of America Track and Field Association was forced to determine a legitimate way to name the third and final member of the US team.  If neither athlete declines their …

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