Published February 23, 2017
An athlete with a difficult past finds peace on the track, 200 meters at a time
Published January 12, 2017
This past weekend, Nevada Mareno led Team USA to the junior women's title at the Bupa Great Edinburgh Run in Scotland. She earned the individual bronze by covering the 4K course in 14:08.The accomplishment is another notch on the belt for the athlete that FloTrack ranks the No. 1 distance recruit in the Class of 2017. But even people whose lives look perfect can struggle with motivation and anxiety.
Published August 8, 2016
After a two-year slump, U.S. 400m hurdler Dalilah Muhammad ran a world-leading mark at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials en route to her first Olympic berth.
Published August 1, 2016
As the Summer Olympics approach, one would be hard-pressed to find a bigger upstart than 31-year-old Chicago native Chirine Njeim, who overcame long odds and obstacles to become a three-time Olympian in alpine skiing for Lebanon, and improved her marathon PR by over 20 minutes in two years to qualify for Rio.
Published November 24, 2015
From the sidelines of her high school, to the silver screen, to the NFL, Angela VanDeWalle takes us through her journey in becoming a Dallas Cowboys Cheerleader.
Published October 26, 2015
Inspired by dreams of what could be, Mary Keitany set out on a running quest that has seen her ascend from her rural Kenyan village to the throne of world’s best marathoner.
Published October 16, 2015
Published June 24, 2015
Seven years ago, Erin Donohue was one of America’s premier middle distance talents. But after her promising career was derailed by injury, the 32-year-old is fighting to get back to the sport she loves at a high level.
Published June 17, 2015
A very productive Fresno State Bulldogs wrestling program was dropped in 2006 due to 'cost-reduction' measures. Through a groundswell of community support and an open administration, the program is on the path to reinstatement.
Published April 30, 2015
Annually, the world, U.S., and NCAA 10,000m lists are dotted with performances from the Payton Jordan Invitational. But the meet is not on national television, doesn't offer out-of-the-world prize money, and is not staged in a major global city. So why do the top American and international athletes flock to northern California every year to test their fitness in hopes of a surpassing their time goals?
Published October 24, 2014
Published September 18, 2014