Posts tagged "track and field"

Olympic Athlete Alysia Montano Wear A Flower In Her Hair, Sends Rad Girl Power Message

“The flower to me means strength with femininity. I think that a lot of people say things like ‘You run like a girl.’ That doesn’t mean you have to run soft…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 9, 2012 - 9:40 am

U.S. Olympic Women’s 100 Meter Sprint Team May Be Determined By Coin Toss

After months of training and a strenuous 100k sprint, all that stands between either Allyson Felix or Jeneba Tarmoh and the United States Olympic sprint team may be a mere coin toss.
During qualifying…

The Mary Sue | June 25, 2012 - 3:10 pm

Slideshow: Stars Of Track And Field

We’ve moved on from ogling swimmers’ bodies to admiring those belonging to the men competing in track and field events. Since it can be difficult to take in their physical…

Catherine Strawn | August 22, 2008 - 4:00 pm