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Where in the World is MIRANDA LEEKS?

Olympic fans could get their chance Monday to meet members of the U.S. Olympic Archery Team as the team departs for London. A pre-departure gate event hosted by United Airlines will be held at Terminal 1 of O’Hare International Airport at 1:45 p.m., just before the team boards the flight from Chicago to compete in […]

Kristy takes her 6th Midnight Madness 5k crown

Des Moines – July 16, 2012 Learn more about the team, visit the web site Runablaze.com Kristy Feldman won her 6th Midnight Madness 5K (Ames, July 14) in 17:53.  Her victories stretch back to 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009 and last year.  She edge out Catie Ellingson by 5 seconds for the victory.  Casey Owens a former 5K and […]

The World Jr. Championships have finished and for a final wrap up from USATF CLICK HERE!

LOLO in Lignano!

After being denied a chance to run in London’s Diamond League meet over the weekend, Lolo Jones, DM Roosevelt/LSU, will also take the track in Lignano, Italy, Tuesday.  Jones, made her 2nd Olympic team with a 3rd place finish at the Trials and has become a media darling and crowd favorite after her heartbreaking mishap while […]


Tyler Mulder, former Unity Christian state champion and UNI NCAA Champion is also a native Iowan who is competing overseas.  Mulder will be running the 800M in Lignano, Italy tomorrow.  Mulder is one of America’s best, “but getting caught up in tracffic” with 150M to go at the trials, and ending up with a 5th place […]

Future Olympians in Action

Future Olympians have been taking part in the World Junior Championships in Barcelona, Spain since July 10.  Catch up on the fantastic results and get familiar with some of the names you will be hearing more of in the future, at “World Junior Championships Central” CLICK HERE!

Ashley Miller in Belgium

Ashley Miller races in her 2nd 1500M on her European circuit debut and continues to impress with her 3rd place finish at the Flanders Cup in Belgium today. Miller was victorious over, among others, Shelia Reid, Villanova, NCAA XC Champ and NCAA 1500 and 5K champ in 2011. Reid just recently was named to the […]

5 Good Minutes With Our Very Own A.G. Kruger

AG Kruger, a Sheldon, Iowa native and former Morningside All American, has qualified for his 3rd US Olympic Team in the Hammer Throw.  Kruger was the 3A runner-up in the discus at the 1997 state meet with a best throw of 155-5. While at Morningside, Kruger was a hammer, weight throw and discus thower as well […]

More info on this weekend’s European meets:

Ashley Miller, Tipton/Nebraska will be running the 1500M at the Flanders Cup in Kortrijk, Belgium on July 14. This meet is loaded with talent and the 1500M is no exception.  Miller will be competing against the likes of: Gabrielle Anderson, Katie Mackey, Sheila Reed, Molly Huddle and Emily Infeld. For complete info on the meet […]