Racing in 2020

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It has taken me a bit to unpack this last race, my first race since covid cancelled my regular season.  My only other race this year was in January, and there were some difficult situations surrounding that event that I didn’t

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COVID-19 From an Athlete and Physician

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So much has changed over the last few weeks, it is hard to know where to start.  For those following my race walking, I was selected in February to compete on the US National Team at the World Race Walking

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Strength and Faith: Meet Alex Young

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Alex Young

Name: Alex YoungEvent: Hammer and Weight ThrowHometown: La Vergne, TNHigh School: La Vergne High SchoolCollege/University: Southeastern Louisiana UniversityTraining City: Chapel Hill, NCAccolades: 2017 USA Indoor and Outdoor Champion How were you introduced to track and field, and what eventually led you to your event? I was introduced

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BizBuzz: Stinson’s Dreamwork Delivered, Gray’s Continued Dominance, and Hudgins’s Heat-beating Tips

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The  icon means you can connect with this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Big congratulations to all AB athletes who earned a spot on the podium at the USA Championships this past weekend in Des Moines!  Des Linden and Hansons-Brooks

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National 5,000 Meter Indoor Championships – Recap

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from I’m Gonna Be… by Erin Taylor-Talcott The USATF Indoor 5,000 national championships, hosted by the Upstate Holiday Classic.  Five days before the meet I couldn’t walk at 6 per K pace, so I had no clue what I’d be

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BizBuzz: Nick Symmonds Shares His Lessons, Doping (ugh), & Your iPhone is Officially Slower than You

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Make sure to check back in regularly to catch up to all the latest News and Buzz from the athletes on AthleteBiz and beyond. The  icon means you can find this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes In the latest doping

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First Steps Back

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from Giving the Glory This one’s for those of you who feel like you’ve never been further from your goals, and every step feels heavier than it should; for those trying to make a comeback; for those with doubts, for

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BizBuzz: Russia Banned from PyeongChang, USATF Annual Meeting Highlights, and Two Sweet Contests

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Make sure to check back in regularly to catch up to all the latest News and Buzz from the athletes on AthleteBiz and beyond. The  icon means you can find this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes The International Olympic Committee

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Launching the Kickin’ with Katie Camp

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from the Brooks Blog My senior year of high school I visualized winning the Colorado state cross-country meet thousands of times. All summer, I got up at 6 a.m. to meet my teammates for practice and it paid off – I

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100k World Championship: Short Stories

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from Ms. Adventures of an Ultrarunner The Car I arrived in Alicante Spain after being awake for at least 24 hours. I go to my pre-arranged rental car agency and request to pick up the car. “Credit card and Driver’s

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