July-August 2020


The story is real and has serious implications: collegiate athletics is facing the biggest challenge in its history, and track and cross country will not be spared.… Most would say It all started with COVID-19. Yet what we’re hearing from college coaches is… Read Jeff Hollobaugh’s report here…


Focus On The U.S. Men’s Shot Scene

A New High For Ryan Crouser

2x World Champ Joe Kovacs Is A Human Cannon

Darrell Hill Ready To Get Cookin’

Darrell Hill: “Shot Put Doesn’t Matter As Much Right Now”

Payton Otterdahl Ready To Get Back To The Shot Wars

Nick Ponzio Climbing The Lists Quickly

Putter Jon Jones Thinking Olympic Team

Reigning Champ Tripp Piperi Waits On An NCAA Chance

T&FN Interview — Keturah Orji

Focus On The U.S. Women’s 400 Scene

Allyson Felix Ready To Add To Her Medal Haul

Phyllis Francis Working On Her Medal Collection

A Breakthrough Season For Wadeline Jonathas

Shakima Wimbley Looking To Make Up For 2019 Mistake

Kendall Ellis Had To Wait For A Contract

Courtney Okolo Is Motivated, Hungry & Eager

Oslo DL — A Record Flight Of Hurdles For Karsten Warholm

Zürich’s Inspiration Games — Another Virtual Foray

Trayvon Bromell’s Long Road Back

Michael Norman Now A Full-Bore Triple Threat

Some Sparkling Marks In U.S. “Summer Season”

High School News Digest

What Will College Track Look Like On The Other Side?

An Open Letter From Gwen Berry

A Formal Launch For The Athletics Association

Allie Ostrander Making The Most Of Break In Action

Tim Mack Takes Over At SPIRE

Race By Race With Bobby Morrow

Book Review — Olympic Pride, American Prejudice

July-August 2020

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