Usain Bolt Gatorade
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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Decathlon world record holder Ashton Eaton
15 Sep 2015

Eatons in Beijing; Doping Dilemma; Lazy, Karaoke-Singing Athletes; Your JTG 5-A-Day

Behind the scenes in beijing” Ashton Eaton and Brianne Theisen-Eaton give us an insider view of their preparation, and final days before competition, at the world championships in Beijing. Video here. Athletes hard-wired for laziness? A study published in the Current Biology journal has shown that the human body will

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03 Mar 2015

Doper Driouch’s foul-mouthed rant; Bolt hasn’t got the power; Rowbury’s pink tribute: Your JTG 5-a-day

Doper Driouch, the Qatari drama Queen Turns out Hamza Driouch, the Qatari miler who was busted for doping last week, is as equally impolite to media requests as he was to his rivals, who he cheated out of success on the track as far back as 2012. When photos emerged of

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13 Feb 2015

Millrose Magic: the fab five races not to miss

Men’s Wanamaker Mile, 7:53pm US time/ 12:53am Irish time Just like any good show, they’re saving the best for last at the Millrose Games, but we’re getting straight into it and discussing the event that unquestionably merits top billing. This race – this battle of speed, wits and tactical prowess

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03 Jan 2015

The DJ who beat Farah, Rowbury’s Irish Dancing Past; Your JTG 5-A-Day

1. Harrington’s Ethiopian Expedition Only one place to start for today’s 5-A-Day and it’s with Cork man Chris Harrington as he chronicles his journey to Ethiopia. Leaving a wife and 5 kids behind for a month, Harrington will be blogging along the way as he seeks athletic bliss. Check out

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