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America’s Solinsky Breaks 13 for 5,000 in Zurich

Seven Americans claim Diamonds in Zurich INDIANAPOLIS – Seven Diamond League trophies and a world-leading win in the men’s 4x100m highlighted competition tonight at the Weltklasse Zurich, the penultimate stop on the Samsung Diamond League.   The IAAF Samsung Diamond League encompasses 32 individual event disciplines, with a points scoring …

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adidas McMillan Elite Adds Seven Athletes

Flagstaff, Arizona-based training group part of U.S. distance running resurgence   Heading into its fourth year, the adidas-McMillanElite training group has added seven recent grads to its roster. Thanks to the financial support of adidas, New York Road Runners Club, Houston Marathon Foundation and USATF Foundation, these emerging professional athletes …

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Former Athlete Antonio Pettigrew Found Dead

NDIANAPOLIS – Former professional track athlete Antonio Pettigrew was found dead in the early-morning hours of Tuesday, August 10, in North Carolina’s Chatham County, University of North Carolina Officials told USATF. A 1992 graduate of St. Augustine’s University in Raleigh, N.C., the 42-year-old Pettigrew had worked as an assistant track …

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Hall, Koll Capture US 7M Titles at Bix

Vega, McGregor lead USA Running Circuit standings; Kamba wins Rhythm City Casino Race for the Jackpot Race summary from Jim Estes, USATF   DAVENPORT, Iowa – (July 24, 2010) – As midsummer thunderstorms blew through the Quad Cities, 2008 Olympic Marathon Trials champion Ryan Hall (Mammoth Lakes, Calif.) stormed past early …

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