EUGENE, Ore. — Jeneba Tarmoh has withdrawn herself from consideration for one of three Olympic Team positions in the women’s 100 meters. In an email forwarded to USATF President and Chairman Stephanie Hightower at 9:37 a.m. Pacific Time by her agent, Kimberly Holland, Tarmoh said,“I Jeneba Tarmoh have decided to decline my 3rd place position […]
Kenenisa Bekele, the legendary long distance runner, won’t start at the 5000m tomorrow morning.
UKA announces the withdrawals of Jo Pavey and Louise Damen from the women’s marathon team set to compete at the IAAF World Championships at Daegu, Korea, in August. Pavey (coach: Gavin Pavey) has sustained a minor foot injury and has had to ease off her required training for three to four weeks — she has […]
Sammy Wanjiru pulls out of the London Marathon with a knee injury But his fellow Kenyan and three-time winner Martin Lel has been added to the field for the race on Sunday 17 April.Wanjiru won in London in 2009, but dropped out at the halfway stage last year through injury. The 24-year-old has not raced […]