Burns Closes Youth Championships with Three Titles

June 29, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Thomas Burns’ three-title performance closed out the final day of competition at the USA Youth Outd...
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Taylor, Harper-Nelson, Hoffa pick up wins at Birmingham Diamond League

June 29, 2013 - Christian Taylor (men’s triple jump), Dawn Harper-Nelson (women’s 100m hurdles) and Reese Hoffa (men’s shot put) led a s...
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Burns Closes Youth Championships with Three Titles

June 29, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Thomas Burns’ three-title performance closed out the final day of competition at the USA Youth Outd...
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Taylor, Harper-Nelson, Hoffa pick up wins at Birmingham Diamond League

June 29, 2013 - Christian Taylor (men’s triple jump), Dawn Harper-Nelson (women’s 100m hurdles) and Reese Hoffa (men’s shot put) led a s...
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Showalter Sets Record on Day Five of Youth Championships

June 28, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Haley Showalter established a new USATF Youth age-group record in the 15-16 girls’ hammer thrower e...
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UPDATE: Rain suspends day five of Youth Outdoor Championships

June 28, 2013 - All activites have been supspended on day five of the USA Youth Outdoor Championships at Southern Illinois University on...
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Showalter Sets Record on Day Five of Youth Championships

June 28, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Haley Showalter established a new USATF Youth age-group record in the 15-16 girls’ hammer thrower e...
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UPDATE: Rain suspends day five of Youth Outdoor Championships

June 28, 2013 - All activites have been supspended on day five of the USA Youth Outdoor Championships at Southern Illinois University on...
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Ward, Warren, Lyles Claim Titles on Day Four of USA Youth Championships

June 27, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Ja’Mari Ward, Bre’anna Warren, and Nia Lyles each claimed their second national titles on the fourt...
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USATF Foundation Elite Athlete Grant recipients excel at USA Outdoor Championships

June 27, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - The USA Track & Field Foundation is pleased to announce that a total of 20 Elite Athlete Grant recipients...
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USATF Foundation Elite Athlete Grant recipients excel at USA Outdoor Championships

June 27, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - The USA Track & Field Foundation is pleased to announce that a total of 20 Elite Athlete Grant recipients...
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Ward, Warren, Lyles Claim Titles on Day Four of USA Youth Championships

June 27, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Ja’Mari Ward, Bre’anna Warren, and Nia Lyles each claimed their second national titles on the fourt...
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Hudson Wins Easy on Day Three of USA Youth Outdoor Championships

June 26, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Bryan Hudson flexed his muscles triumphantly in the discus on the third day of competition at the U...
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Hudson Wins Easy on Day Three of USA Youth Outdoor Championships

June 26, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Bryan Hudson flexed his muscles triumphantly in the discus on the third day of competition at the U...
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USATF Announces World Youth Team

June 25, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – USA Track & Field announced 41 athletes who will compete in the 8th IAAF World Youth Championships...
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Four Athletes Claim Multiple Titles on Day Two of World Youth Trials

June 25, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Alexia Harron-Thomas, Marlon Humphrey, Kenzo Cotton and Ky Westbrook each won two titles on the sec...
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Drewery Excels in Day Two of USA Youth Outdoors

June 25, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Kendal Drewery won the girls’ 11-12 pentathlon to highlight competition on the second day of the US...
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Team USA announced for World University Games

June 25, 2013 - A total of seven men and nine women are currently a part of Team USA for the upcoming World University Games (WUG), whic...
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Rollins Named USA Track & Field Athlete of the Week

June 25, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS — Brianna Rollins (Miami, Fla.) has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after setting an Ame...
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Team USA announced for World University Games

June 25, 2013 - A total of seven men and nine women are currently a part of Team USA for the upcoming World University Games (WUG), whic...
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Drewery Excels in Day Two of USA Youth Outdoors

June 25, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Kendal Drewery won the girls’ 11-12 pentathlon to highlight competition on the second day of the US...
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USATF Announces World Youth Team

June 25, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – USA Track & Field announced 41 athletes who will compete in the 8th IAAF World Youth Championships...
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Four Athletes Claim Multiple Titles on Day Two of World Youth Trials

June 25, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - Alexia Harron-Thomas, Marlon Humphrey, Kenzo Cotton and Ky Westbrook each won two titles on the sec...
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Rollins Named USA Track & Field Athlete of the Week

June 25, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS — Brianna Rollins (Miami, Fla.) has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after setting an Ame...
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Woodbey Claims Fourth Straight Title on Day One of Youth Championships

June 24, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill., - The first day of the USA Youth Outdoor Track & Field Championships started on a high note as Jaide...
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Haney, Fisher Battle to close finish at Day One of World Youth Trials

June 24, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill., - The first day of the World Youth Track & Field Trials started in dramatic fashion as Blake Haney a...
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Woodbey Claims Fourth Straight Title on Day One of Youth Championships

June 24, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill., - The first day of the USA Youth Outdoor Track & Field Championships started on a high note as Jaide...
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Haney, Fisher Battle to close finish at Day One of World Youth Trials

June 24, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, Ill., - The first day of the World Youth Track & Field Trials started in dramatic fashion as Blake Haney a...
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Rising Stars Compete in Edwardsville

June 23, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. -- The top youth athletes in the nation will gather at the 2013 USA Youth Outdoor Track & Field Champ...
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Revamped Youth Website for Kids and Parents

June 23, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - USA Track & Field has launched an improved portal for youth athletes and their parents at www.usatf.org/y...
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Revamped Youth Website for Kids and Parents

June 23, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - USA Track & Field has launched an improved portal for youth athletes and their parents at www.usatf.org/y...
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Rising Stars Compete in Edwardsville

June 23, 2013 - EDWARDSVILLE, ILL. -- The top youth athletes in the nation will gather at the 2013 USA Youth Outdoor Track & Field Champ...
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Upsets and Breakthroughs on Final Day of USA Outdoor Championships

June 22, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - The final day of the 2013 USA Outdoor Track & Field was filled with numerous upsets and breakthrough...
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Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Sunday, June 23

June 22, 2013 - Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Sunday, June 23
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Upsets and Breakthroughs on Final Day of USA Outdoor Championships

June 22, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - The final day of the 2013 USA Outdoor Track & Field was filled with numerous upsets and breakthrough...
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Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Sunday, June 23

June 22, 2013 - Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Sunday, June 23
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Four American Records on Magnificent Saturday at Outdoor Championships

June 21, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - Three women attacked the record books in an outstanding day of competition that saw Brianna Rollins a...
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Okolo rockets onto all-time junior top 10 on day four of Junior Championships

June 21, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - Courtney Okolo sprinted into the top ten of the U.S. junior 400 list Saturday on the fourth day of co...
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Michta claims fourth straight USA Outdoor race walk title

June 21, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa -- Despite humid early morning conditions, Maria Michta claimed her fourth consecutive USA Outdoor titl...
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Nelson to be honored as Olympic Champion in Des Moines

June 21, 2013 - DES MOINES, IOWA - Adam Nelson (Atlanta, Ga.) will stand atop the podium Sunday afternoon at the USA Outdoor Track & Fie...
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Trafeh, Nelson Win Big in Duluth at USA Half Marathon Championships

June 21, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS – Pushing the early pace, Mo Trafeh continued his successful 2013 USA Running Circuit campaign, setting a c...
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Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Saturday, June 22

June 21, 2013 - Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Saturday, June 22
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Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Saturday, June 22

June 21, 2013 - Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Saturday, June 22
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Michta claims fourth straight USA Outdoor race walk title

June 21, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa -- Despite humid early morning conditions, Maria Michta claimed her fourth consecutive USA Outdoor titl...
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Four American Records on Magnificent Saturday at Outdoor Championships

June 21, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - Three women attacked the record books in an outstanding day of competition that saw Brianna Rollins a...
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Okolo rockets onto all-time junior top 10 on day four of Junior Championships

June 21, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - Courtney Okolo sprinted into the top ten of the U.S. junior 400 list Saturday on the fourth day of co...
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Trafeh, Nelson Win Big in Duluth at USA Half Marathon Championships

June 21, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS – Pushing the early pace, Mo Trafeh continued his successful 2013 USA Running Circuit campaign, setting a c...
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Nelson to be honored as Olympic Champion in Des Moines

June 21, 2013 - DES MOINES, IOWA - Adam Nelson (Atlanta, Ga.) will stand atop the podium Sunday afternoon at the USA Outdoor Track & Fie...
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Nerud, Winkler repeat as USA Junior Champions

June 20, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - Brianna Nerud repeated as the women’s junior 3,000m steeplechase, and Rudy Winkler won his second tit...
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Gay’s 9.75 leads Quartet of World Leading Marks at USA Outdoor Championships

June 20, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - Tyson Gay’s 9.75 win in the 100m led the way for world-leading marks by English Gardner, Barbara Pier...
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Trafeh, Suver Lead Strong Fields at USA Half Marathon Championships

June 20, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS – Ranking third in the latest USARC standing, freshly minted USA 25km record holder Mo Trafeh and USA 25 km...
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USATF solicits bid cities for 2016 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

June 20, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS – USATF this week will distribute a Request for Proposals (RFP) to host the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials f...
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Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Friday, June 21

June 20, 2013 - Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Friday, June 21
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Nerud, Winkler repeat as USA Junior Champions

June 20, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - Brianna Nerud repeated as the women’s junior 3,000m steeplechase, and Rudy Winkler won his second tit...
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Gay’s 9.75 leads Quartet of World Leading Marks at USA Outdoor Championships

June 20, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - Tyson Gay’s 9.75 win in the 100m led the way for world-leading marks by English Gardner, Barbara Pier...
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Trafeh, Suver Lead Strong Fields at USA Half Marathon Championships

June 20, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS – Ranking third in the latest USARC standing, freshly minted USA 25km record holder Mo Trafeh and USA 25 km...
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USATF solicits bid cities for 2016 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

June 20, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS – USATF this week will distribute a Request for Proposals (RFP) to host the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials f...
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BREAKING NEWS: Due to extreme headwinds, USATF will reverse direction of sprints at USA Outdoor

June 19, 2013 - BREAKING NEWS: Due to extreme headwinds, USATF will reverse direction of sprints at USA Outdoor Championships
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Rupp, Flanagan win 10,000m finals at USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

June 19, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa — Galen Rupp and Shalane Flanagan punched their tickets to Moscow as they captured the 10,000m national...
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Stites Runs Away with 5,000m on day two of USA Junior Championships

June 19, 2013 - Des Moines, Iowa — Day two of the USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Drake Stadium had a little bit of ev...
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Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Thursday, June 20

June 19, 2013 - Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Thursday, June 20
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USATF, St.Vincent Sports Performance extend, expand partnership

June 19, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS – USA Track & Field (USATF) and St.Vincent Sports Performance (SVSP) on Thursday announced they have renewe...
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Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Thursday, June 20

June 19, 2013 - Athlete Quotes - USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships - Thursday, June 20
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USATF, St.Vincent Sports Performance extend, expand partnership

June 19, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS – USA Track & Field (USATF) and St.Vincent Sports Performance (SVSP) on Thursday announced they have renewe...
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BREAKING NEWS: Due to extreme headwinds, USATF will reverse direction of sprints at USA Outdoor

June 19, 2013 - BREAKING NEWS: Due to extreme headwinds, USATF will reverse direction of sprints at USA Outdoor Championships
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Rupp, Flanagan win 10,000m finals at USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

June 19, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa — Galen Rupp and Shalane Flanagan punched their tickets to Moscow as they captured the 10,000m national...
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Stites Runs Away with 5,000m on day two of USA Junior Championships

June 19, 2013 - Des Moines, Iowa — Day two of the USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships at Drake Stadium had a little bit of ev...
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Williams, Filip lead USA Junior Multis at USA Outdoor Championships

June 18, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - 2011 World Youth bronze medalist Kendell Williams raced to a U.S. Junior heptathlon record of 13.35w...
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Nation's best compete for World spots at USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

June 18, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - More than 800 athletes will converge on Des Moines in hopes of earning a coveted spot on Team USA for...
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Fitzgerald-Mosley to move to USOC

June 18, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS – USATF Chief of Sport Performance Benita Fitzgerald-Mosley will become the USOC’s Chief of Organizational...
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USATF encourages fans to #ShowUsYourWings

June 18, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - USA Track & Field On Wednesday unveiled a #ShowUsYourWings social media campaign that enables track a...
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Williams, Filip lead USA Junior Multis at USA Outdoor Championships

June 18, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - 2011 World Youth bronze medalist Kendell Williams raced to a U.S. Junior heptathlon record of 13.35w...
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Nation's best compete for World spots at USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

June 18, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - More than 800 athletes will converge on Des Moines in hopes of earning a coveted spot on Team USA for...
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Fitzgerald-Mosley to move to USOC

June 18, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS – USATF Chief of Sport Performance Benita Fitzgerald-Mosley will become the USOC’s Chief of Organizational...
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USATF encourages fans to #ShowUsYourWings

June 18, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - USA Track & Field On Wednesday unveiled a #ShowUsYourWings social media campaign that enables track a...
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Top Juniors set sights on Championships in Des Moines

June 17, 2013 - DES MOINES - The nation’s top junior athletes will face off at the 2013 USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships t...
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USATF.TV to provide unprecedented coverage of USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

June 17, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - USATF’s fully branded internet broadcasting outlet, USATF.TV, will go live this week to webcast unpre...
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USATF.TV to provide unprecedented coverage of USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships

June 17, 2013 - DES MOINES, Iowa - USATF’s fully branded internet broadcasting outlet, USATF.TV, will go live this week to webcast unpre...
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Top Juniors set sights on Championships in Des Moines

June 17, 2013 - DES MOINES - The nation’s top junior athletes will face off at the 2013 USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships t...
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Elite Athlete Spotlight - Brigetta Barrett

June 13, 2013 - Fans stood to their feet. Muffled noises turned to silence. All eyes were fixed on the 6-foot senior from the University...
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Elite Athlete Spotlight - Brigetta Barrett

June 13, 2013 - Fans stood to their feet. Muffled noises turned to silence. All eyes were fixed on the 6-foot senior from the University...
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Media teleconference excerpts - Brigetta Barrett and Brianna Rollins

June 12, 2013 - In preparation for next week’s USA Outdoor Championships at Drake Stadium June 20-23 in Des Moines, Iowa, USA Track & Fi...
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Media teleconference excerpts - Brigetta Barrett and Brianna Rollins

June 12, 2013 - In preparation for next week’s USA Outdoor Championships at Drake Stadium June 20-23 in Des Moines, Iowa, USA Track & Fi...
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USATF Alumni Association helping victims of Boston Marathon bombings

June 11, 2013 - On Wednesday the USA Track & Field Alumni Association launched a pair of efforts to help the victims of the Boston Marat...
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Rollins Named USA Track & Field Athlete of the Week (1)

June 11, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS — Brianna Rollins of Clemson University has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after settin...
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Rollins Named USA Track & Field Athlete of the Week

June 11, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS — Brianna Rollins of Clemson University has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after settin...
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USATF Alumni Association helping victims of Boston Marathon bombings

June 11, 2013 - On Wednesday the USA Track & Field Alumni Association launched a pair of efforts to help the victims of the Boston Marat...
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News and Notes, Volume 14, Number 17

June 10, 2013 - 1. Olympians shine at NCAA Outdoor Championships 2. American Milers Club High Performance Series kicks off in Indianapol...
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USATF debuts lifestyle programming with “USATF 36: Sanya Richards-Ross”

June 10, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - USA Track & Field this month launches its first foray into lifestyle, reality television programming with...
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USATF debuts lifestyle programming with “USATF 36: Sanya Richards-Ross”

June 10, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - USA Track & Field this month launches its first foray into lifestyle, reality television programming with...
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News and Notes, Volume 14, Number 17

June 10, 2013 - 1. Olympians shine at NCAA Outdoor Championships 2. American Milers Club High Performance Series kicks off in Indianapol...
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Cain sets high school record in Portland

June 07, 2013 - One week after setting the American junior and high school record in the 800-meters, 17-year-old high school phenom Mary...
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Cain sets high school record in Portland

June 07, 2013 - One week after setting the American junior and high school record in the 800-meters, 17-year-old high school phenom Mary...
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Elite Athlete Spotlight - Khadevis Robinson

June 06, 2013 - On June 30, 2008, Khadevis Robinson stepped to the starting line of the men’s 800m at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials ready...
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Elite Athlete Spotlight - Khadevis Robinson

June 06, 2013 - On June 30, 2008, Khadevis Robinson stepped to the starting line of the men’s 800m at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials ready...
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Gatlin takes down Bolt in Rome Showdown

June 05, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - Justin Gatlin (Orlando, Fla.) put on a thrilling show as he beat two-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt by...
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Former world record holder Sternberg dies at 69

June 05, 2013 - Brian Sternberg, who set the world record multiple times in the men’s pole vault during the 1963 season before suffering...
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Gatlin takes down Bolt in Rome Showdown

June 05, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - Justin Gatlin (Orlando, Fla.) put on a thrilling show as he beat two-time Olympic champion Usain Bolt by...
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Former world record holder Sternberg dies at 69

June 05, 2013 - Brian Sternberg, who set the world record multiple times in the men’s pole vault during the 1963 season before suffering...
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News and Notes, Volume 14, Number 16

June 04, 2013 - 1) Americans to compete in Rome Diamond League 2) Chicagoland Summer Throws Series hosts Best in the Nation 3) NCAA Outd...
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Cain Named USA Track & Field Athlete of the Week (1)

June 04, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - Mary Cain has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after setting American junior and high s...
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News and Notes, Volume 14, Number 16

June 04, 2013 - 1) Americans to compete in Rome Diamond League 2) Chicagoland Summer Throws Series hosts Best in the Nation 3) NCAA Outd...
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Cain Named USA Track & Field Athlete of the Week

June 04, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - Mary Cain has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after setting American junior and high s...
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Team USA Track & Field Athletes Celebrate Olympic Day on Thursday

June 03, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - Some of USA Track & Field’s brightest stars will speak with 800 young students at Michael Knight Arena on...
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Team USA Track & Field Athletes Celebrate Olympic Day on Thursday

June 03, 2013 - INDIANAPOLIS - Some of USA Track & Field’s brightest stars will speak with 800 young students at Michael Knight Arena on...
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iPhone users see improvements to USATF app

June 02, 2013 - iPhone users now have the best resources yet to follow the World’s #1 Track & Field Team when USA Track & Field released...
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iPhone users see improvements to USATF app

June 02, 2013 - iPhone users now have the best resources yet to follow the World’s #1 Track & Field Team when USA Track & Field released...
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