Des Moines native, Kaite Flood (Dowling) from the University of Washington and Iowa States Cross Country National Champion Betsy Saina are on the early season “Watch List” for the coveted Bowerman Award. Award details CLICK HERE!
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The 2012 cross country season is one that I will never forget. I knew it was going to be a special season, but I really surprised myself with the way it turned out. I had a lot of success during the previous track season and almost made it to outdoor nationals (I was number 23, […]
Latest D-1 rankings by team, by event and season leaders courtesy of USTFCCCA. There are a number of teams with Iowa ties int he Top 25. They are: Arkansas Men # 1! Arkansas Women # 5 ISU Women # 8 Washington # 10 Wisconsin # 16 Nebraska # 21 A full report CLICK HERE!
Here is a list of meets that Iowa natives will be performing at this weekend. There could possible be more, and we will add those to the list as we find out: Notre Dame at Grand Valley State University of Iowa Open UNI Panther Open University of Nebraska-Holiday Inn Invite Dordt Invitational Buena Vista […]
Although she wasn’t a native Iowan, she became an Iowan while putting Luther College on the map in both track and field and cross country. Johanna Olson lost a courageous battle with cancer over the weekend. The following is a story courtesy of Luther College Athletics. Here is an article from The Lutheran Norse Seven Time All-American […]
Black and Gold Running Symposium University of Iowa Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science Saturday February 16, 2013 The University of Iowa Department of Physical Therapy is hosting the 6th annual Black and Gold Running Symposium February 16th from 8am-4pm at the Medical Education and Research Facility on the University of Iowa campus. This […]
The Bupa Great Edinburgh Cross Country competition in Scotland is now complete. The USA squads fared very well. The US Senior men, led by Booby Mack’s individual championship won their team competition. Mack was clocked in 24:27 over the 8k course. Iowa was well represented in the Women’s races. Waverly Shell Rock senior, Anna Holdiman, […]
When I think of Taylor Twedt, I immediately think of you as one of the best ever in Iowa High School Track and Field, who unfortunately or fortunately, had to compete against some of Iowa’s All Time bests at every Drake Relays and State Meet. E.g.: Hannah Willms and Alex Gochenour, just to name […]
At The Next Level Iowa, 2012 was a very good year! For many Iowans 2012 was a great year as well. For this reason we felt it was appropriate to select a Next Level Iowa Performance of the Year. There were a number of candidates for this award. We had and Iowan who won 2 […]
Sports Illustrated(AP) — Diversity is the theme of this season’s U.S. women’s bobsled roster. The nine-person team includes an Olympic sprinting gold medalist, an elite hurdler with more than 300,000 Twitter followers, four other athletes with extensive track and field backgrounds, a personal trainer, a volleyball player and a softball shortstop. They come from California […]