Facts, Not Fiction

 

Search:

Type: Posts; User: GHM

Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 4
Search: Search took 0.00 seconds.
  1. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,757

    IAAF World Athlete of the Year award

    From IAAF https://www.iaaf.org/awards/news/athlete-of-the-year-2019-male-nominees

    https://www.iaaf.org/awards/news/athlete-of-the-year-2019-female-nominees

    and BBC site,...
  2. Replies
    100
    Views
    4,599

    My comment is just a jest: World Marathon Majors...

    My comment is just a jest: World Marathon Majors are like professional wrestling in US. Get some known heavy wrestler and let him/her to beat up on a skinny guy to pump up the crowd. The real test is...
  3. Replies
    100
    Views
    4,599

    Was this greatest FAST mass finish by US men? ...

    Was this greatest FAST mass finish by US men? Use link and place 100 in the list. So many US runners in 2:10, 11, 12 etc.

    Do you thing Eliud Kipchoge getting Sub-2:00 Marathon was a big...
  4. Replies
    163
    Views
    9,695

    Ghatar like gurgle water then "atar". Do not...

    Ghatar
    like gurgle water then "atar". Do not try too hard or you may choke ;)
  5. Thread: Doha WRs

    by GHM
    Replies
    52
    Views
    5,261

    I think m/w400H and decathlon WRs could be in...

    I think m/w400H and decathlon WRs could be in jeopardy in Doha.
    The question is how many meet records will be broken?
    I predict ten!

    I personally like world championship and even Olympics in...
  6. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,455

    Dual citizenship is very common in US. Many...

    Dual citizenship is very common in US. Many children are born in US legally from parents who are either American citizen or became American citizens. Many of these parents applied for passports for...
  7. "Brisco Hooks" won gold in 4x100m in 1979 Pan AM...

    "Brisco Hooks" won gold in 4x100m in 1979 Pan AM games.
  8. Replies
    13
    Views
    2,203

    Only five comments and the last one was from...

    Only five comments and the last one was from middle of the race.
    Hasty conclusion:
    Marathon interest is on decline at least for T&F fans on this site.
    Hasty conclusion 2:
    It is a track & field...
  9. Replies
    58
    Views
    5,974

    "Land/Water mixed" Team (mixed) Triathlon or...

    "Land/Water mixed"

    Team (mixed) Triathlon or Biathlon is a good concept IMO.
  10. Replies
    239
    Views
    47,624

    In case you want to watch some indoor races ...

    In case you want to watch some indoor races

    IAAF WORLD INDOOR TOUR 2019 DUSSELDORF Livestream
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MjJDl6hA6IU

    Jakob Ingebrigtsen BEATS TEFERA at 1500 metre World...
  11. Replies
    1
    Views
    409

    Thank you for reminding us of great people who...

    Thank you for reminding us of great people who positively influenced track and field.
  12. Replies
    239
    Views
    47,624

    Disaster Tyson Invite ESPN coverage (Fri & Sat)...

    Disaster Tyson Invite ESPN coverage (Fri & Sat) is noted below:

    NO announcer, Just two cameras looking at the track (not the field)
    No field coverage what so ever
    No split of races
    Camera at...
  13. Replies
    19
    Views
    4,083

    Facebook link is,...

    Facebook link is, https://www.facebook.com/profile.php?id=100008731178807

    There is no update after Oct 2018 entry.
    Maxim Tarasov apparently likes this kid and send him comments.
  14. Thread: Big Event

    by GHM
    Replies
    29
    Views
    3,487

    It was an amazing year, 1919, in marathon. Best...

    It was an amazing year, 1919, in marathon. Best time were set five times in 8 months. Almost 15 minutes improvement from 2:55. I believe they were all 42+ km.

    Question:
    Why there were two...
  15. Replies
    14
    Views
    2,562

    From Wikipedia Rhadi ben Abdesselem: He also ran...

    From Wikipedia
    Rhadi ben Abdesselem: He also ran in the International Cross Country Championships in 1958–1963. In March 1960, he and Belgium's Gaston Roelants quickly broke away from the field, and...
  16. Replies
    54
    Views
    8,127

    How to reduce number of athletes: OPTION 1: ...

    How to reduce number of athletes:

    OPTION 1: Cut both men and women 10000m track events.
    Make the XC race a mixed race with one man and one woman per qualified country. Medals would be awarded to...
  17. Replies
    191
    Views
    28,892

    All 10 highlights of his WR can be found here...

    All 10 highlights of his WR can be found here (tweet like)

    http://www.european-athletics.org/news/article=incredible-mayer-sets-world-decathlon-record-9126-points/index.html?cid=rss
  18. Replies
    126
    Views
    16,268

    Last three minutes of race....

    Last three minutes of race.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j329rCMOKq4
  19. Replies
    290
    Views
    30,308

    I am not sure but this is a distance (120m or...

    I am not sure but this is a distance (120m or 120y) that pro runners in Australia used to race. Need help here!

    I also heard of 120m race in France many years ago (times trail) that caught the...
  20. Thread: Berlin ISTAF

    by GHM
    Replies
    20
    Views
    2,461

    Watch it live in US NOW!...

    Watch it live in US NOW!
    https://www.sportschau.de/weitere/leichtathletik/videostream-livestream---istaf-in-berlin-100.html
  21. Thread: Asian Games

    by GHM
    Replies
    70
    Views
    5,708

    You can watch six different channels live on...

    You can watch six different channels live on YouTube from USA. They show different sports. T&F is over but basketball and other team sports are on till Sunday. No replays. Also remember time...
  22. Replies
    27
    Views
    3,726

    TV can demand certain events to be part of their...

    TV can demand certain events to be part of their two hours broadcasting.
    Additional races/events can take place before the start or end of 2 hours broadcast.
    I watch Euro and US TV and always other...
  23. Replies
    172
    Views
    42,514

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=6363&v...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=6363&v=7o01gEIlxrA
  24. Replies
    11
    Views
    1,074

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_R1QSZIiTfc ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_R1QSZIiTfc

    Men and women starts at about 2:44:00 - 2:45:00.
  25. Replies
    207
    Views
    22,285

    Do you guys think 15 events (8 men and 7 women)...

    Do you guys think 15 events (8 men and 7 women) were appropriate for such a great meet?
    The meet (fans) could have benefited from addition of w1500 and m400 plus wSP or Jav.

    Someone suggested...
Results 1 to 25 of 257
Page 1 of 11 1 2 3 4