29 Apr '12, 8pm

2012 Drake Relays: Spearmon gets MJ record, by Alfons Juck, note by Larry Eder: Wallace Spearmon, photo by Photo...

2012 Drake Relays: Spearmon gets MJ record, by Alfons Juck, note by Larry Eder: Wallace Spearmon, photo by Photo...

DES MOINES (USA, Apr 28): At Drake Relays despite not very favourable weather some top marks were registered. Wallace Spearmon confirmed great early season shape with meet record 20.02 (+1.7) in the 200 m. The previous mark of legendary Michael Johnson from 1997 was 20.05. "Technically, this was my fifth try at the record. I started looking at the clock early. I was trying to run a sub-20, but it was a little chilly. I was just waiting for the wind gauge," said Spearmon. Chaunte Lowe showed she is in top shape with first attempt 198 clearence (missed 201) over returning Amy Acuff 185. Jenn Suhr returned after mall win with 465 and tries at 480. Fast also the 100 m hurdles by Kristi Castlin 12.76 (+1.0) personal best over Nia Ali 12.83 and Canadian Angela Whyte 12.97. World champion Jenny Simpson won the 1500 m in 4:12.95. In other women events Allison Peter of US Virgin Is...

Full article: http://www.runblogrun.com/2012/04/2012-drake-relays-spear...

Tweets

2012 Penn Relays: US Wins Everything! by Alfons Juck, note by Larry Eder: Great US teams at the 2012 Penn Relays...

2012 Penn Relays: US Wins Everything! by Alfons...

runblogrun.com 29 Apr '12, 9pm

Great US teams at the 2012 Penn Relays! The short relays were quite good. Nice double by Allyson Felix, 4 x 100m and 4 x 4...

If you missed the 4x4 at Drake relays. Here it is

flotrack.org 29 Apr '12, 12am

Kyle Blakesee (Augustana (SD)) and Travis Beniak (Unattached), Boyfriend Girlfriend Duo, Drake Relays, Steeplechase Champi...

2012 Penn Relays: "The Wall" of Fame, by Elliott Denman, note by Larry Eder - RunBlogRun

2012 Penn Relays: "The Wall" of Fame, by Elliot...

runblogrun.com 29 Apr '12, 8pm

PHILADELPHIA - Every track and field meet needs a Wall of Fame. Or a Hall of Fame. Or a Foyer of Distinction. Or whatever ...

@PrinceSpearmon M 200 (Invite) Spearmon Relay R...

flotrack.org 28 Apr '12, 9pm

You need to upgrade your Adobe Flash Player to watch this video. Download it from Adobe x Get notified with every new Wall...

Dwain Chambers Will Know by Monday, by Alfons J...

runblogrun.com 29 Apr '12, 1am

DUSSELDORF (GER): Organisers of the Sunday┬┤s METRO GROUP Marathon Dusseldorf hope that both course records will be broken ...

UGA MEN'S HAS A WORLD LEADING TIME IN THE SMR!!...

flotrack.org 28 Apr '12, 4pm

Kyle Blakesee (Augustana (SD)) and Travis Beniak (Unattached), Boyfriend Girlfriend Duo, Drake Relays, Steeplechase Champi...

Koji Murofushi looking forward to 2012,by Alfons Juck, note by Larry Eder: Koji Murofushi, photo by Photo...

Koji Murofushi looking forward to 2012,by Alfon...

runblogrun.com 02 May '12, 5am

MONTE CARLO (MON): Pole Vault star Yelena Isinbaeva will make her final pre-Olympic appearance at the Herculis Samsung Dia...

Iowa City West, Drake Relays, Boy's 4x200 Champ...

flotrack.org 28 Apr '12, 2pm

You need to upgrade your Adobe Flash Player to watch this video. Download it from Adobe x Download Iowa City West, Drake R...

2012 Payton Jordan Invitational, LIVE Embed, no...

runblogrun.com 29 Apr '12, 1am

The Payton Jordan Invitational, held April 29, 2012 at Stanford University, is one of the most important meets for middle ...

Vlasic in Good preparation, by Alfons Juck,note by Larry Eder: Blanka Vlasic, photo by PhotoRun.netBlanka Vlasic...

Vlasic in Good preparation, by Alfons Juck,note...

runblogrun.com 27 Apr '12, 8pm

SPLIT (CRO): Star high jumper Blanka Vlasic is in good preparation for the summer season. After missing the indoor season ...

2012 TUI Marathon Hanover, Close Finish, by Alfons Juck, note by Larry Eder via RunBlogRun

2012 TUI Marathon Hanover, Close Finish, by Alf...

runblogrun.com 07 May '12, 2am

BERLIN (GER, May 6): Dennis Kimetto stormed to a world record at the BIG 25 Berlin: Kenya's 28 year-old newcomer crossed t...

Stephanie Brown-Trafton Sets New Discus America...

runblogrun.com 05 May '12, 11pm

MAUI (USA, May 4): Throwing in the friendly wind conditions on Maui, Hawaii, the reigning Olympic champ Stephanie Trafton ...

Stephanie Brown-Trafton Sets New Discus America...

runblogrun.com 05 May '12, 11pm

MAUI (USA, May 4): Throwing in the friendly wind conditions on Maui, Hawaii, the reigning Olympic champ Stephanie Trafton ...

Stephanie Brown-Trafton Sets New Discus America...

runblogrun.com 05 May '12, 11pm

MAUI (USA, May 4): Throwing in the friendly wind conditions on Maui, Hawaii, the reigning Olympic champ Stephanie Trafton ...

2012 Haspa Marathon Hamburg: Shami Dawit runs 2:05.58, Rael Kiyara runs 2:23.47, by Pat Butcher, note by Larry E...

2012 Haspa Marathon Hamburg: Shami Dawit runs 2...

runblogrun.com 29 Apr '12, 8pm

Dawit waiting for his moment in the sun, and when it came, he had plenty of time to savour it. He had finished one second ...