Track & Field

Fraser-Pryce wins Jamaican 100, seeks third Olympic gold

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KINGSTON, Jamaica — Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce cruised to a victory in the 100 meters at the Jamaican national championships and will head to Tokyo in...

Cool running: Sisson shines in heat to win 10,000 at trials

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EUGENE, Ore. — Nobody could blame Emily Sisson for wanting to get this over with as quickly as possible. ...

Mo Farah missing Olympics after failing to qualify in 10K

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MANCHESTER, England — Mo Farah failed to qualify for the Tokyo Olympics on Friday and will not defend his 10,000-meter title. ...

Testosterone rule keeps transgender runner out of trials

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EUGENE, Ore. — Transgender runner CeCe Telfer will not be allowed to compete in the women's 400-meter hurdles at U.S. Olympic trials because Telfer...

Bolt’s forecast: Watch out for Bromell in 100 at Olympics

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EUGENE, Ore. — Usain Bolt figures his world record is safe for now. But that Olympic gold medal — well, it has to go...

Berry opens at Olympic trials: ‘I want to impact the world’

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EUGENE, Ore. — Gwen Berry raised her fist, thumped it against her chest two times and set off on her quest for an even...

Weather, women’s 400 hurdles set to sizzle on final weekend

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EUGENE, Ore. — Dalilah Muhammad has all the prestigious credentials: Reigning world champion. Defending Olympic gold medalist. World record holder. ...

More than shoes: Nike navigates complicated twists in track

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EUGENE, Ore. — Ever since a track coach named Bill Bowerman tinkered with the idea of pouring rubber into his waffle iron to concoct...

Sha’Carri Richardson notches colorful win at Olympic trials

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EUGENE, Ore. — Whether watching from Jamaica, Japan or the U.S, it was hard to miss that shock of flowing, orange hair that came...

World champs prize pool goes up $1 million for ’22, ’23

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EUGENE, Ore. — World Athletics will use $2 million in doping fines it has received from Russia to increase the prize pool at the...