Facts, Not Fiction

 

Search:

Type: Posts; User: gh

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4
Search: Search took 0.23 seconds; generated 57 minute(s) ago.
  1. Replies
    215
    Views
    18,515

    Athletics Weekly's first part of major-nation...

    Athletics Weekly's first part of major-nation teams.

    https://www.athleticsweekly.com/athletics-news/iaaf-world-championships-teams-bound-for-doha-1039925019/
  2. Thread: Team USATF for Doha

    by gh
    Replies
    21
    Views
    438

    everybody who is on the team (including Ryan...

    everybody who is on the team (including Ryan Crouser, Joe Kovacs and Darrell Hill) is eligible for the relays.

    the "relay pool" is added bodies allowed by the IAAF to flesh things out.
  3. you mean like the last World Champs, where he ran...

    you mean like the last World Champs, where he ran 44.75 in the heats, 43.89 in the semis and then took silver in the final? :-)
  4. Replies
    402
    Views
    132,250

    Buffy way underrated!

    Buffy way underrated!
  5. just to clarify (because this is pedantry...

    just to clarify (because this is pedantry central), James not "injured"; he's dealing with Graves' Disease.
  6. Thread: Team USATF for Doha

    by gh
    Replies
    21
    Views
    438

    that was a given from Des Moines onwards

    that was a given from Des Moines onwards
  7. Thread: Eliza McCarthy

    by gh
    Replies
    1
    Views
    52

    she's out, as reported on the front page a couple...

    she's out, as reported on the front page a couple of weeks back

    https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/sport/2019/09/athletics-new-zealand-s-eliza-mccartney-pulls-out-of-world-champs.html
  8. Thread: Team USATF for Doha

    by gh
    Replies
    21
    Views
    438

    interesting to note that the men only added 1 to...

    interesting to note that the men only added 1 to the 4x1 pool and 2 to the 4x4 pool, whereas the women added 3 to each.
  9. Thread: Team USATF for Doha

    by gh
    Replies
    21
    Views
    438

    Kunz is a Wild Card for leading the Multi-Events...

    Kunz is a Wild Card for leading the Multi-Events Challenge at this point
  10. Thread: Team USATF for Doha

    by gh
    Replies
    21
    Views
    438

    M Marathon Ahmed Osman replaces originally...

    M Marathon Ahmed Osman replaces originally announced Shadrack Biwott
  11. Thread: Team USATF for Doha

    by gh
    Replies
    21
    Views
    438

    I'm sure somebody with better databasing skills...

    I'm sure somebody with better databasing skills than I can improve on this sort, but here's the chart "by event" (not in event order)

    Michael Cherry 4x400m Relay Pool
    Wil London 4x400m Relay Pool...
  12. Replies
    4
    Views
    174

    how awesome would it be to knock off the common...

    how awesome would it be to knock off the common cold?

    http://med.stanford.edu/news/all-news/2019/09/in-human-cells-and-mice-a-cure-for-the-common-cold.html
  13. Replies
    215
    Views
    18,515

    with entry deadline being today, wouldn't expect...

    with entry deadline being today, wouldn't expect to see one before tomorrow (9/17) at the earliest
  14. Replies
    50
    Views
    1,904

    Manangoi story on home page this morning notes...

    Manangoi story on home page this morning notes that he's out
  15. Replies
    5
    Views
    94

    that's Hedley!

    that's Hedley!
  16. Replies
    33
    Views
    2,549

    it's not quite that simple, since it appears the...

    it's not quite that simple, since it appears the Bahamas Oly Committee is in the chain. See story now on home page
  17. Replies
    50
    Views
    1,904

    I'm guessing there will be a lot of those (but...

    I'm guessing there will be a lot of those (but they're not likely to be from the U.S.)
  18. Replies
    5
    Views
    111

    new Ken Burns starting tonite

    has he ever done anything not over-the-top watchable?

    country music might not be in everybody's wheelhouse, but I can't wait.

    https://www.pbs.org/kenburns/country-music/
  19. Replies
    33
    Views
    2,549

    rumor has it that an angel has been found

    rumor has it that an angel has been found
  20. Thread: mSP going into Doha

    by gh
    Replies
    42
    Views
    2,056

    so that was PRs in 3 meets in a row for Jacko:...

    so that was PRs in 3 meets in a row for Jacko: 21.13 (8/28), 21.21 (8/30), 21.47 (9/12)
  21. Replies
    50
    Views
    1,904

    based on official reports, lowest temp for any...

    based on official reports, lowest temp for any in-stadium final was 16C (61F) which I'd consider anything but cold.
  22. Replies
    50
    Views
    1,904

    Paris '03 wasn't climate-controlled, but didn't...

    Paris '03 wasn't climate-controlled, but didn't need to be, and with the cavernous almost-enclosed stadium it was abou as neutral as you can get. Maybe even better than what Doha will provide.
  23. Replies
    215
    Views
    18,515

    bump

    bump
  24. Replies
    239
    Views
    31,095

    was its own thread a few days back

    was its own thread a few days back
  25. Replies
    33
    Views
    2,549

    I don't believe it's in the IAAF's DNA to allow...

    I don't believe it's in the IAAF's DNA to allow athletes to free-lance. They maintain their iron grip on the sport by keeping the national federations happy, and using them as a gateway.
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4