Americans Jesse Owens and Ralph Metcalfe during the 400-meter relay...
Americans Jesse Owens and Ralph Metcalfe during the 400-meter relay at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images
September 10, 1960 CE – Abebe Bikila Wins the Marathon at the Rome Summer Olympics |
*Image Credit: Wikipedia As Olympic victories go, few can match the significance of Abebe Bikila's triumph in the marathon at the Summer Games of 1960 in Rome. Bikila, having only made the trip due to an injury to a fellow runner, became the first African from a sub-Saharan nation to claim a gold medal in any event, setting a record of 2:15:16.2 -- all while running barefoot through the streets of the Eternal City, no less. Born on August 7, 1932 in the tiny village of Jato, Ethiopia, Bikila…
21 Sporty Gym Outfit Ideas That All Men Must Know
Not only women with their weight problem, many men are experiencing the same thing that makes them often feel insecure. Usually men who are busy with their work
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Mark Allen ready to battle Dave Scott again but....
There can be little doubt that perhaps one of the greatest Ironman triathlon battles was fought on the big island of Hawaii between Dave Scott and Mark Allen. The two ran neck and neck until the closing miles of the...
Van Damme clausura la Diamond League
El Belgacom Memorial Van Damme es tradicionalmente la última parada importante del atletismo. Este viernes se pone fin a la Diamond League de este año con la
DOMINATING - Bernard Lagat wins another National Championship - Melaleuca Journal
No lead is safe when Bernard Lagat is in the race. After 12 laps around the track in the 5,000-meter USA Championship, 27-year-old Andrew Bumbalough had moved to the front of the pack and looked as if he had the victory in the bag. But even Bumbalough himself knew better. “You always know he’s coming,” […]