30 Jun '15, 9am

Nick Symmonds, The Rebel With A Cause: @ToniReavis' column leading up to Nick's #USATFoutdoor 800m win

Nick Symmonds, The Rebel With A Cause: @ToniReavis' column leading up to Nick's #USATFoutdoor 800m win

By Toni Reavis, @ToniReavis He’s back, or at least trying. Now 31 years old, two-time Olympian Nick Symmonds is working hard to return to the top ranks of American middle distance running after an avulsion fracture in his left knee kept him on the sidelines throughout last year’s outdoor season. The five-time U.S. 800 meter champion comes into next weekend’s USATF Nationals in Eugene, Oregon light on racing, but heavy on base. “It took me three months to heal,” says Nick. “I’ve only got about 1 ½ 800s behind me this season, but as in years past, I am trying to peak in late August, and am therefore not fully sharp yet. I would say I'm at 90% fitness at the moment.” That said, a career-first sub-4:00 mile at the Nashville Music City Distance Carnival June 6th gives him the confidence that his strength is there for the rounds process in Eugene. Yet even as he hopes to earn a ...

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A recap of the final day at #USATFoutdoors:

runnersworld.com 29 Jun '15, 2pm

On the final day of the USATF Outdoor Championships, Nick Symmonds won his sixth national outdoor title in the 800 meters ...

Nick Symmonds delivers again after slow start t...

flotrack.org 29 Jun '15, 3pm

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Nick Symmonds Does It Again!: @Nicksymmonds win...

flotrack.org 28 Jun '15, 11pm

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Nick Symmonds Owes Alberto Salazar An Apology: ...

flotrack.org 27 Jun '15, 4am

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How Nick Went “All-In,” Lost 60 Pounds, and Ran a 10 Minute 10k PR

How Nick Went “All-In,” Lost 60 Pounds, and Ran...

strengthrunning.com 06 Jul '15, 2pm

I began doing your Standard Warm-up Routine before EVERY run, and I’d end EVERY run with the Standard Core Routine, IT Ban...

Nick Symmonds, Ashton Eaton Confirmed At FloTrack Throwdown: 1st list of confirmed athletes!

Nick Symmonds, Ashton Eaton Confirmed At FloTra...

flotrack.org 10 Jul '15, 2am

“We are thrilled to announce this roster of Olympians for our first-ever FloTrack Throwdown event,” FloSports co-founder a...