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by IsobelleBiggin » 09 May 2014 09:46 am
Athlete and Coach Research Project. Can you help?
Participate in a research project into how we can maintain the mental well-being of athletes!
Athletes and coaches are constantly working to ensure peak physical fitness, but what about athletes’ mental fitness?
I am conducting an online research pr…[Read more]
by boysen » 31 Mar 2014 11:21 am
A list of some of the tracks that have gone, yes there have been many new ones but to me, at least, what stories these old ones could tell. No doubt there are many more.
by Geoff » 04 Jun 2014 09:01 am
Commonwealth Games 2014: Welsh sprinter Christian Malcolm misses out on historic fifth Games in Glasgow
http://www.walesonline.co.uk/sport/othe … er-7207530
A great shame but it was expected. Would have been nice to see him bow out in Glasgow wearing a Welsh vest but only if he was in good shape.
by AllanW » 02 Jun 2014 10:37 am
KJT and Bryant deliver all-time performances
Welsh Multi-eventers deliver in Spain
Selectors now need to get it right
It’s a stimulating time to be following GB multi-eventers as many fans both established and recently acquired have found out in the last few weeks. At Gotzis this weekend Katarina Jo…[Read more]
SteveK26 » 03 Jun 2014 10:05 pm
I’ve watched the highlights video, and one thing clearly stands out……Thieson-Eaton’s suicide mission in the 800. What was that all about? Through the bell in 59 point….!!!!! If she had run using her brain she might well have kept close enough to K J-T to win. Surely she should…[Read more]
jeremy1 » 03 Jun 2014 09:51 am
I must admit to a slight puzzlement that there are included in the Rome 100m for women a stack of athletes , many American, who are invited to compete, despite no decent performances this year, but I see no single British woman entered, at least 3/4 of whom are as fast and faster than some the invitees this…[Read more]
paulouk83 » 04 Jun 2014 08:28 am
Commonwealths it is! So support her decision! She couldn’t do both even individual events! The media focus will be on KJT taking the pressure off Lake who whether she is 3rd or 4th will get praise and experience! I think having watched her in gotzis will just enjoy the experience!
Rodriguez and thiam both…[Read more]
d pickup » 08 May 2014 11:50 am
How will ’14 WLs fare? So far not much compared with ’13, but tomorrow the 1st of the 16 Diamond League Meets commences, so we can expect a few new WL’s by the end of that Doha gathering.
WL ’13 —- ’14 —– ‘y’: prediction ’14 will beat ’13 WL; ‘beaten’: ’14 WL has beaten ’13 WL already
9.75 ——-…[Read more]
by iain » 30 May 2014 02:05 pm
The qualification period ends at midnight on 1st June.
Here are current standards (from 1st January 2014), though the qualification period actually started on 1st January 2013.
100m – A: Kilty, Ellington, Aikines-Aryeetey; B – Talbot, Ujah
200m – B: Ellington, Talbot
400m – B: Bingham
800m – A: Andrew…[Read more]