Today's Top Headlines

August 21, 2014

(Unlike most sites, which give you a new set of headlines once a day, this section is constantly updated during the day, 7 days a week)

Previous Days

The Day's Best Reading

Paul M. Barrett of takes a long and detailed look at the crumbling state of collegiate amateurism…
Even though his official ban is over, the American sprinter still finds that some significant meets don't want him…
The weekend starts early for the Daily Relay with Thursday's staging of the Stockholm Diamond League…
Mike Rowbottom of takes a humorous look at the way track athletes seem to focus on certain words at press conferences…
15 of the 16 events to be contested in the Swedish capital on Thursday still don't have anyone who has clinched the overall title…
>> Search Best Reading Archives
  • LaVillenie RenaudM-Euros14a
  • Schippers DafneR-Euros14a
  • Farah Mo-Euros14a
  • Diniz YohannFL1a-Euros14a
  • Kudryavtsev-HusseinFH-Euros14a
  • Kszczot AdamFV-Euros14a
  • Perkovic SandraR-Euros14a
  • Daunay ChristelleFH-Euros14a
  • Spotakova BarboraA-Euros14a
  • Porter-Billaud-Euros14a
  • Gemili AdamR-Euros14a
  • Meucci Daniele1c-Euros14a
  • Nana AntoinetteFL1b-Euros14a
  • European Champs: pole vault winner Renaud Lavillenie
  • European Champs: 100/200 double winner Dafne Schippers
  • European Champs: 5K/10K double winner Mo Farah
  • European Champs: 50K walk World Record setter Yohan Diniz
  • European Champs: 400 hurdles winner Kariem Hussein
  • European Champs: 800 winner Adam Kszczot
  • European Champs: discus winner Sandra Perkovic
  • European Champs: marathon winner Christelle Daunay
  • European Champs: javelin winner Barbora Spotáková
  • European Champs: 100 hurdles winner Tiffany Porter
  • European Champs: 200 winner Adam Gemili
  • European Champs: marathon winner Daniele Meucci
  • European Champs: heptathlon winner Antoinette Nana

Now on Newsstands

September Issue: Jenny Simpson

2014 09thumb

Previous Issues

  • 2014 08thumb
    Galen Rupp
  • 2014 07thumb
    Ben True
  • 2014 06thumb
    Meb Keflezighi
  • 2014 05thumb
    Phyllis Francis
  • 2014 04thumb
    Renaud Lavillenie
  • 2014 03thumb
    Ashton Eaton
  • 2014 02man thumb
    Bohdan Bondarenko
  • 2014 01thumb
    Geoffrey Mutai
  • 2013 12thumb
    Wilson Kipsang
  • 2013 11thumb2
    Usain Bolt
  • 2013 10thumb
    Kori Carter
  • 2013 09thumb
    Duane Solomon