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30 Sep 2015

USA Snub Bolt Gatorade; Powell Signs With Puma; Your JTG 5-A-Day

How to race in a pack ESPN talks to Shannon Rowbury and Jenny Simpson about the thrills and spills of racing in a pack. “Middle-distance racing is peculiar. Often, runners will bunch up and wait for someone else to push the pace, rather than take charge and run as fast

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20 Jul 2015

Symmonds Vs Eaton; Lessons in Lactate; World Youths Roundup; Your JTG 5-A-Day

World Youths Roundup The World Youth Championships in Cali, Colombia have come to a close after five days of outstanding performances. You can catch up on all the action with analysis of all the events now available on the IAAF website, many of them compiled by our own Cathal Dennehy.

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03 Jul 2015

Simpson Says, Adams arrives, Yates sorts out Clutterbuck: Your JTG 5 A DAY

Everything you want to know and more about Jenny Simpson An exceptionally long interview with Jenny Simpson, ranging from everything to tactics to her thoughts on growing up during her time in Colorado. Her thoughts on tactics: In the 1500 today, I feel a lot of confidence in the path

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12 Feb 2015

Fab five: the stars who made Boston brilliant

With the Oscars less than a fortnight away, we decided to assume the role of the Athletic Academy and dole out our own awards to those who starred on what was a gripping night of action at the New Balance Indoor Grand Prix in Boston on Saturday. Here are the five

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06 Feb 2015

Simpson set to soar in Boston

By Larry Eder Last year, in the heat of battle, Jenny Simpson started her kick a lap too early. On a two hundred meter track, she raced 3000 meters and not 3200 meters. But, Jenny figured it out, and battled to take second in the New Balance Boston Indoor Games

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06 Jan 2015

Simpson’s number one; Statman’s top women sprinters – Your JTG 5-A-Day

1. Simpson’s number one in the world Jenny Simpson has been ranked by Track and Field News as the number one 1500m and miler for 2014. Check out a good profile of her on here 2. Statman Jon’s top list of fastest women’s combined sprinters IAAF web editor Jon

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