Usain Bolt and Justin Gatlin
07 Aug 2015

Olympic Champ Wants Gatlin Win; Beer Mile Record Bested; Your JTG 5-A-Day

British Athletes Warned Not To Reveal Blood Data In the aftermath of last weeks German documentary on blood doping British athletes have been warned to keep their data to themselves. “British Athletics has warned track-and-field stars past and present against allowing their blood data to be revealed after it emerged

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07 Aug 2015

Harris smashes beer mile world record

First there was Bannister, then there was El Guerrouj, and now, with four beers on board, continuing to re-define the limits of human ability, there is Josh Harris. The Australian smashed the beer mile world record with a 4:56.2 performance today, a run which, subject to ratification (by, not the

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14 Jun 2015

JTG’s Cathal Dennehy wins Irish Beer Mile

JTG’s very own Cathal Dennehy had a storming finish in this year’s Irish Beer Mile Championships, winning in a new Irish Record. Cathal battled with Kevin English down the home straight after Englis had set an incredible early pace. The venue was Kilbogget Park on Dublin’s southside and the

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Beth Herndon winning the Beer Mile World Championships with a time of 6:17. Image: courtesy of Kirby Lee.
06 Jan 2015

Beth’s Beer Mile: the story of her world record run

By Dave Hunter Before we complete yet another full year of serious track & field analysis, it somehow seems appropriate to conclude 2014 with a glimpse at the whimsical side of our sport.  I’m talking Beer Mile. If you follow track & field – and unless you’ve been living in

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