Entries by nextleveliowa

OLYMPIC Replays!

Did you miss a particular event during the Olympic TV coverage?  Or do you want to watch it again?  Check out these websites, perhaps they can help you out;     NBC Network is replaying some of its coverage from London over the next few days(weeks?) CLICK HERE! To find out the NBC Sports Network channel in your area, […]

Ashley Miller in Falmouth!

Ashley Miller finished 5th (barely) in the Falmouth Mile, in Falmouth, Massachusetts, this past weekend.  Ashley was running with the leaders for much of the race before becoming very light headed and sick with 600 meters to go.  She mustered the strength to finish, but was immediately whisked off to a local hospital where she […]

An Olympic Look Back

The USA once again dominate Track and Field at the Olympic Games.  It was different this time around, scoring more points via the men’s distance races that we did via the men’s sprints.   Rich Perleman has put together a very detailed scoring system.  Check it out CLICK HERE!

Lolo and Shaq: Mark Emmert D.M. Register

LONDON – The sun was about to rise after another sleepless night for Lolo Jones when her cell phone rang and a number popped up that she didn’t recognize. She answered, and was greeted by the deep bass voice of the Big Diesel. “It’s Shaq,” he said, and Jones knew there’s only one person in the world […]

HERSOM: Houlihan Seeks Sophomore Breakthrough

(Thanks to Fitness Sports’ Steve Bobenhouse for bringing this story from The Sioux City Journal) August 06, 2012 9:14 pm SIOUX CITY | Friday morning, she’ll load her car and begin the long drive back to Tempe, Ariz. Shelby Houlihan can’t wait to rejoin the new friends who helped make her first year at Arizona […]

Ashley Miller to Race in Falmouth!

Now back in the states, Ashley Miller resumes her pro career and is traveling to Massachusetts to take part in the famous Falmouth Mile, a part of the big Falmouth Road Race and festivities.  For information and results of the Falmouth Road Race CLICK HERE!

A Recovery Run: Good Friday and Easter Sunday

When I look back at my involvement in running I’ve come to the conclusion that in life, more things have to do with running than do not.  In running, I have found a good teacher, a good friend, a mentor, an honest critic and a benevolent judge. In running I have also found a great […]

Three Days Left in Olympic Track and Field

The 2012 Olympic Games are down to 3 full days of competition and the men’s marathon on Sunday.   Our four Iowans, Kruger, Jones, Uhl and Simpson are no longer alive in the competition but they gave us some memorable moments and reason to look ahead to Rio DeJaneiro in 2016. This afternoon will be awesome […]