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  Track and Field by Advantage Athletics
Sequence Photos of sprinting, long jump, triple jump, pole vault, javelin, high jump, shot put, discus, weight throw, hurdles and drills will help you improve your technique and coaching.
The exercises for weightlifting, running, sprinting, throwing and jumping will help you develop form, balance, technique, flexibility, speed, strength and power.
**Sequence Photos of athletes in Advantage Athletics are used for reporting public events and educational purposes.
www.advantageathletics.com   (145 words)

 Athletics & Recreation, The University of Arizona
Generates enthusiasm for the UA college experience among K-12 students and their families by connecting club members with all the academic enrichment, cultural and athletic opportunities at UA.
pole vault, sprints, jumps, throws, distance) from beginners to Junior Elite level athletes (ages 12-18).
UA's intercollegiate athletics program consistently ranks among the nation's top 10 each year in overall performance on the playing fields and courts.
www.arizona.edu /home/athletics.php   (227 words)

 Northern Ireland Athletic Federation-The governing body for the sport of athletics in NI
Northern Ireland Athletic Federation-The governing body for the sport of athletics in NI News
We are the governing body for the sport of athletics in Northern Ireland.
NIAF evolved in 1989, combining the Northern Ireland Amateur Athletic Association and the Northern Ireland Women's Amateur Athletic Association, with the aim to provide all disciplines of athletics in Northern Ireland.
www.niathletics.org   (185 words)

  Northern Times: Athletics club sprints on
FOLLOWING on from the success of the first open meeting of East Sutherland Athletics Club on May 1, when 79 young people took part in a friendly athletics meeting, the second event of the summer is happening at Dornoch Primary School playing fields next Tuesday, 22nd May.
The event is open to young people between the ages of 7 – 17 who will be competing in the 200m, 1500m, discus and long jump.
The East Sutherland Athletics Club is just keen to organise a friendly event for anyone who wants to take part so for further details contact Louise on 01408 635214.
www.northern-times.co.uk /news/fullstory.php/aid/2015/Athletics_club_sprints_on.html   (186 words)

  USATODAY.com - Bowlsby leaving Iowa to become AD at Stanford   (Site not responding. Last check: )
IOWA CITY — Bob Bowlsby's decision to resign Tuesday to become athletic director at Stanford University stunned his University of Iowa coaches, but not those who view the 54-year-old as a national leader in college athletics.
Bowlsby has grown into one of the most recognized names in college athletics, casting an image of the ultimate suit-and-tie CEO as major-college athletics sprints more and more toward operating as traditional big business.
"He understands that the success of an athletics program is not simply measured in wins and losses, but in the academic achievements and character of the young women and men who work so hard on the field and in the classroom.
www.usatoday.com /sports/college/2006-04-25-bowlsby_x.htm   (812 words)

  Athletics sprints   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Sprints are races where the runner tries to go as fast as humanly possible.
Biological factors that go primarilyinto a sprint are: exclusive use of fast twitch muscles, adrenaline, and anaerobic respiration.
Notice: in the context of these articles, a minimally trained runner can loosely be termed as a person that has trainedconistently for over 10 weeks, and is running the race while in condition from this training.
www.therfcc.org /athletics-sprints-73011.html   (352 words)

 Athletics Weekly
WORLD and Olympic champion Justin Gatlin and Jamaica's Asafa Powell are set for the most eagerly anticipated clash of the season in Gateshead on June 11, despite reports the American would pull out.
Last Friday in Qatar, Gatlin stunned the athletics world by equalling the world 100m record and doing it so early in the season.
The current edition of Athletics Weekly went to press on Tuesday afternoon and hit the newsstands and subscribers' letter boxes on Thursday morning.
www.athletics-weekly.com /back-issues/2006/61-20-6.htm   (424 words)

 University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire Athletics
At La Crosse Schneider coached hurdles, long jump, triple jump and sprints for the 2002 indoor and outdoor NCAA Division III men's national champions.
From 1995-96 and again from 1999-01 Schneider was an assistant men's and women's track and field coach at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville where he coached sprints, hurdles and all jumps.
Schneider was an assistant clinician for sprints and hurdles.
www.uwec.edu /athletics/mtr/0304/coachbio.htm   (353 words)

 UK Athletics coaches receive Elite awards
Two UK Athletics coaches have been awarded places on UK Sport’s innovative Elite Coach scheme, which aims to accelerate the development of the nation’s most exciting coaching prospects.
A Great Britain representative at Commonwealth and European levels as an athlete, Harry has been an athletics sprints coach for 20 years and has worked with UK Athletics since 2004 with both junior and senior athletes as a Performance Coach.
Prior to joining UK Athletics, Harry coached with the Antigua and Barbuda National Team, as well as working as a sprints coach with Reading Football Club.
www.ukathletics.net /press-centre/news-archive/september/article-16   (421 words)

 Sprints - Glasgledius   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Biological factors that go primarily into a sprint are: exclusive use of fast twitch muscles, adrenaline, and anaerobic respiration.
Notice: in the context of these articles, a minimally trained runner can loosely be termed as a person that has trained conistently for over 10 weeks, and is running the race while in condition from this training.
A successful runner will need an efficient stride and superior speed,and a small amount of non-fast twitch muscles to be competitive.
www.glasglow.com /E2/at/Athletics_sprints.html   (339 words)

 Athletics :: Women's Indoor/Outdoor Track
The 1972 Michigan Class A mile champion and a middle distance standout at Central Michigan University, Wood has been developing team and individual champions at the high school, junior college and collegiate level since his first coaching assignment at Grand Rapids Union High School, his alma mater, in 1976.
A USATF Level II certified coach in the sprints and hurdles, Wood came to Aquinas after an outstanding twelve-year stint as Head Cross Country and Track and Field Coach at Ferris State University.
Wood was honored with a total of 10 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) "Coach of the Year" awards while guiding the Bulldogs to 11 GLIAC Championships in cross country and track and field.
www.aquinas.edu /athletics/womens_track.html   (796 words)

 Augsburg College - Athletics
Sprints Eden Prairie, Minn./Holy Family Catholic HS Donovan Mountain So.
Sprints Inver Grove Heights, Minn./Simley HS Melissa Moberg Fr.
Augsburg College, a college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, is a member of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) and the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division III.
www.augsburg.edu /athletics/track/0607roster.html   (191 words)

 BC Athletics Bulletin
The Valley Royals Track and Field Club, in partnership with BC Athletics and the PacificSport Fraser Valley Regional Athletics Centre, headquartered in Abbotsford, BC is seeking a person to assume the position of sprints, hurdles and jumps coach.
Be a person that has a proven record of developing skills in the full range of sprint, hurdle and jumping events for athletes primarily 16-years of age and older.
Be a coach that is capable of developing the skills of athletes to a level that would enable them to achieve the standards needed to be selected to both BC and Canadian teams.
www.bcathletics.org /main/bulletin/2005-21a.htm   (1089 words)

 Athletics-Carter sprints into the spotlight
LONDON, July 27 - Barely known outside the state of Louisiana a couple of months ago, Xavier Carter finds himself suddenly the hottest property in athletics at the height of the European season.
At the age of 20 Carter, who runs over 200 metres at the London grand prix on Friday, has produced two eye-catching performances this year which link him with two of the great names in the sport.
In early June, Carter won four gold medals at the National Collegiate Athletic Association championships, equalling the mark set by Jesse Owens in 1935 and again in the following year when he went on to win four at the Berlin Olympics.
www.chinadaily.com.cn /sports/2006-07/28/content_652026.htm   (447 words)

 Athletics: US champs rule sprints, Ethiopian in 5000m record - 05 Jun 2006 - NZ Herald: New Zealand and International ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Marion Jones of the US wins the women's 100m sprint at a grand prix meet in New York yesterday.
NEW YORK - Americans Marion Jones and Justin Gatlin ruled the sprints yesterday, with emphatic wins in their respective 100m races, while Ethiopia's Meseret Defar capped off New York's rousing grand prix meeting with a world record in the women's 5000m.
Former Olympic sprint champion Jones showed she was still a force by beating a world-class field in her third race back after an 11-month absence from competition due to injuries.
www.nzherald.co.nz /section/print.cfm?c_id=4&objectid=10385026   (689 words)

 Defiant Campbell sprints to bronze | Athletics | Other Sports | Sport | Telegraph
After Edwards had been unable to summon up one last piece of magic, the British team will be hoping for a miracle with six days of these championships still to go.
Max Jones, UK Athletics' performance director, said the team arrived in Paris with eight possible shots at medals.
The spotlight now falls on javelin thrower Steve Backley, 34, to win one of the two titles he has never managed to capture.
www.telegraph.co.uk /sport/main.jhtml?xml=/sport/2003/08/26/socamp26.xml   (814 words)

 Hayley Robinson Finishes Second at Southern Sprints Indoor Championships, Barry University Athletics, Miami, Florida
In order to be eligible to compete in the Southern Sprints event, each of the rowers were required to pay their own $15 registration fee in addition to providing their own transportation to and from the event.
Athletes competing in the Southern Sprints competition were seeded according to their submitted 2000 meter erg times.
As for their recent individual accomplishments at the Southern Sprints Indoor Rowing Championships, Robinson believes the tone is set for an exciting year of racing.
www.barry.edu /athletics/articles/2681_32353731.htm   (782 words)

 ABC Sport - Athletics - Montgomery sprints into semi-finals
Montgomery, who admitted Wednesday he is starting to feel the pressure as the world record holder, has run 10.04 three times this season.
He scoffed at a suggestion by sprint rival Maurice Greene, who predicted Wednesday that the 100m winner in Palo Alto would not go under 10 seconds.
Gatlin, who has been heralded as the future of American male sprinting, is recovering from a hamstring injury.
www.abc.net.au /sport/content/s884811.htm   (477 words)

 BBC SPORT | Athletics | GB sprint hopes go head to head
British sprint prospects Craig Pickering and Harry Aikines-Aryeetey go head to head in the Loughborough International on Sunday.
Athletes who are really good progress quickly - whether it be in sprints, throws or any other events
"Both (Pickering and Aikines-Aryeetey) have an ideal opportunity to prove they have moved on after a progressive winter training period," said UK Athletics sprints manager John Trower.
news.bbc.co.uk /sport1/hi/athletics/4997908.stm   (234 words)

 Scottish Athletics -> Sprints
This page is designed to provide athletes and coaches with useful information regarding the speed event group incorporating sprints, hurdles and relay disciplines.
Scottish Athletics Ltd, 9a South Gyle Crescent, South Gyle, Edinburgh EH12 9EB T: 0870 145 1500 ©1999-2006 scottishathletics
scottish athletics Limited is a company registered in Scotland with company number 217377
www.scottishathletics.org.uk /index.php?p=158   (145 words)

 Runner's & Triathlete's Web Athletics: Sprints, high jump provide big moments at USA Juniors
Athletics: Sprints, high jump provide big moments at USA Juniors
LOS ANGELES - Exciting finals in the 100m dashes, sprint hurdles and an impressive performance in the men's high jump highlighted competition Thursday at the 2005 USA Junior Outdoor Track & Field Championships at the Home Depot Center.
Athletes ages 19 and under are competing for the right to represent Team USA at the 2005 Pan Am Junior Championships July 29-31 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, by placing in the top two of their events.
www.runnersweb.com /running/news/rw_news_20050624_USATF_Juniors.html   (571 words)

 IAAF International Association of Athletics Federations - World Athletics Final 2006 - News
After the last qualifying meeting, the IAAF Golden League meeting in Berlin (Sunday 3 September), the process began to contact all the athletes concerned to ascertain that they are fit and willing to compete.
Tyson Gay returns to defend his World Athletics title over the half lap, but 12 months later, he’ll be returning at an entirely different level.
Also doubling will be European double sprint champion Kim Gevaert of Belgium, who lowered her national record to 11.04 this year.
www.iaaf.org /WAF06/news/Kind=2/newsId=36107.html   (1410 words)

 USM Athletics Department
Sprints Cleveland, OH Regina Melissa Bellemore * Jr.
Sprints North Berwick, ME Noble Christa Hutchinson So.
Sprints Hoosick Falls, NY Hoosick Falls Central Lisa Welch * So.
www.usm.maine.edu /~athletics/Women's_Outdoor_Track/wotroster.html   (290 words)

 University at Buffalo - Track & Field - Go Bulls!
Ran the anchor leg of the 4x100m and the opening leg of the 4x400m relays at the MAC meet.
Part of the sprint medley relay team that set a school record (3:54.64) at the Raleigh Relays.
Unauthorized use of logos, photos, graphics and story copy is prohibited without prior written permission from the University at Buffalo Athletic Communications Office.
www.ubathletics.buffalo.edu /track/roster/downer.shtml   (225 words)

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TINA Lazenby sprinted to a national medal as she took bronze in the LV45 age group at the British Masters' 10k Championships in Portsmouth.
The Nene Valley Harrier left it late as she entered the track finish in fourth but moved into the bronze medal position with 100m remaining and then sprinted for the line.
It was the first time a Nene Valley woman has won a medal in a national championship and it has given the Whittlesey mum a taste for more.
www.peterboroughet.co.uk /ViewArticle.aspx?sectionid=846&ArticleID=856147   (794 words)

 Athletics at SBU - Jeff DeLong
After one season of coaching duties with the fall track program and sprints/middle distances last year, Jeff DeLong will assume the role of head coach for the Bearcats in the 2005-2006 season.
Last year, his sprints, middle distance, and throws athletes tallied 25 SBU school records.
He directly guided T. Jay Sanderson to All-American honors with a 4th place finish in the mile run at the 2005 NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships, and both Sanderson and the men's indoor distance medley relay team were crowned MIAA champions.
www.sbuniv.edu /athletics/xc/delong.htm   (382 words)

 AthleticsAfrica.Com - Tergat sprints to New York win
World-record-holder Paul Tergat of Kenya kicked a dramatic finish to clinch the ING New York Marathon ahead of defending champion Hendrick Ramaala of South Africa yesterday.
Tergat described the final 400 metres as "really, really, painful" but said the victory "very, very important for me".
"The last thing I was expecting was a sprint at the finish.
www.athleticsafrica.com /Outgoing/tergatnewyork_ns_071105.html   (344 words)

 Athletics - Wesley Sprints through the Susquehanna Classic   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Athletics - Wesley Sprints through the Susquehanna Classic
Sophomore sprinter Cyrus Wesley led Cheyney at the Susquehanna Classic capturing the 55 meters and 200 meters in times of 6.46 and 23.01 respectively.
No portion of this site may be reproduced with the express written permission of the Cheyney University Department of Athletics.
www.cheyneywolves.com /news.asp?pageid=108   (320 words)

 Banuve, Eroni in big league - Fiji Times Online
SUVA primary schools athletics stars Eroni Cagi and Banuve Tabakaucoro have pushed their way into the Fiji under-18 athletics team to compete at this weekends Oceania Grand Prix meet in Ba.
The youngsters who first represented Fiji last year at the Arafura Games in Australia will be up against the best Junior athletes from Australia, New Zealand including top secondary school athletes from Fiji who have also made the cut.
Athletics Fiji sprints coach Bola Tafo'ou said the duo had also taken the initiative to compete at almost all Athletics Fiji sanctioned weekly meets for national squad members.
www.fijitimes.com /story.aspx?id=53161   (565 words)

 AthleticsAfrica.Com - Testimonials
Mary Onyali - Former African sprints queen and record-holder.
Just keep it up and let more of the stakeholders be aware that such a cute site exists.
" This is good and I hope we can always rely on you for updated information on African Athletics - without having to consult BBC.
www.athleticsafrica.com /Outgoing/testimonia.html   (112 words)

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