Jeneba Tarmoh Jobbed Again, Did Not Race In 4x100 Relay Final

Allyson Felix is having a great time in London. She won gold in "her baby," the 200m, and last night she was part of the relay team that took gold along with fellow star Carmelita Jeter. The only down moment for Felix came last Saturday, when she finished a disappointing fifth in the women's 100m. Carmelita Jeter won… » 8/11/12 10:00am 8/11/12 10:00am

Olympic Sprinters Will Be Running Not Only For Gold, But For These…

Today, the National Zoo in Washington, D.C. officially unveiled their two new cheetah cubs. The ridiculously cute fluffballs don't have names yet—the zoo is waiting on the Olympics. The three-month-old cubs will be named after the top American finishers in the men's and women's 100 meters. So, Justin Gatlin, Tyson… » 7/24/12 6:55pm 7/24/12 6:55pm

Jeneba Tarmoh Withdraws From Olympic 100m Runoff, USA Track & Field Has…

Last week, Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh finished in a dead heat for third place in the 100 meters at the U.S. Olympic Team Trials. The physically improbable feat exposed a USA Track & Field woefully unprepared for the possibility—there was no plan in place, and after days of dithering, USATF offered the two the… » 7/02/12 2:30pm 7/02/12 2:30pm

Amateur Hour At The U.S. Track And Field Olympic Trials [UPDATE]

Allyson Felix and Jeneba Tarmoh are Olympic track and field hopefuls in the women's 100m event. Last night, Tarmoh was initially ruled to have finished ahead of Felix and thus Tarmoh came in third and Felix fourth. It's an important distinction because only three athletes are permitted to represent their country… » 6/24/12 1:30pm 6/24/12 1:30pm