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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Throw Weight Like a Boss

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by Sean Donnelly It’s that time of the year, we’re fully immersed with the indoor season, and throwers everywhere are asking one simple question—why does the weight throw exist? Well unfortunately, I’m not a magician or time traveler, and can’t

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BizBuzz: A Bounty of Indoor Records, Sean Don’s Knowledge Bombs, and a Speedy Proposal

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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 indoor season is ??? and

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Track Shorts 2017: Lap 3

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While ABers picked up some gold at last weekend’s USATF Indoor Championships, the dominant colors were silver and bronze. By my count, the tally was four gold, eight silver and eight bronze. Beyond the medals though, ABers were a significant

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Track Shorts 2017: Lap 2

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There was no hibernating for ABers this winter.  In February they continued to pile up results by land, sea and air, by which I mean track, trail, roads and snow (snow?!).  Track Shorts staff could barely keep up with the

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