Jackie Joyner Kersee

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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Three-time champ Reese returns to BeijingBrittney Reese was 22 the last time she was in Beijing. It was 2008, and she wa
Three-time champ Reese returns to Beijing
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 4 days ago
Brittney Reese was 22 the last time she was in Beijing. It was 2008, and she was there for her first Olympics. The former Ole Miss All-American is competing there again, starting toddy. The stage is almost as big, the World Championships, and she... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Allyson Felix Dreams of Being 400m WonderThe most decorated female athlete in IAAF history, Allyson Felix, has taken the
Allyson Felix Dreams of Being 400m Wonder
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
The most decorated female athlete in IAAF history, Allyson Felix, has taken the "really difficult" decision to switch to 400m at the world championships despite dominating the 200m in recent years. The American sprinter, 29, has won three world 200m... Read more
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iafrica.com
Felix dreams of being one-lap wonderThe most decorated female athlete in IAAF history, Allyson Felix, has taken the
Felix dreams of being one-lap wonder
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The most decorated female athlete in IAAF history, Allyson Felix, has taken the "really difficult" decision to switch to 400m at the world championships despite dominating the 200m in recent years. The American sprinter, 29, has won three world 200m... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Felix dreams of being one-lap wonderBEIJING - The most decorated female athlete in IAAF history, Allyson Felix, has
Felix dreams of being one-lap wonder
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
BEIJING - The most decorated female athlete in IAAF history, Allyson Felix, has taken the "really difficult" decision to switch to 400m at the world championships despite dominating the 200m in recent years. Allyson Felix of the US speaks during a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
World records ahead of BeijingBEIJING - Current world records in athletics going in to the world championship
World records ahead of Beijing
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
BEIJING - Current world records in athletics going in to the world championships in Beijing from August 22-30: Participants rest backstage during a rehearsal in China's National Stadium, known as the Bird's Nest, ahead of the IAAF Athletics World... Read more
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Daily News
The origin of world championship in athleticsYet another World Championship in athletics is around the corner, giving the el
The origin of world championship in athletics
Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
Yet another World Championship in athletics is around the corner, giving the elite world class athletes to test their skills at the highest level. The IAAF World Championship is only second to the Olympic Games and is held once in two years. It... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Kersee wants same-day testing by event for top athletesLong-time U.S. sprint coach Bob Kersee wishes anti-doping protocols were change
Kersee wants same-day testing by event for top athletes
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 22 days ago
Long-time U.S. sprint coach Bob Kersee wishes anti-doping protocols were changed to ensure athletes were equally tested, he told Reuters in a telephone interview on Friday. "I've always said that if you were going to test one of my athletes who was... Read more
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Salon.com
AP SportlightCompiled By PAUL MONTELLA 1936 — Jesse Owens becomes the first American to win
AP Sportlight
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
Compiled By PAUL MONTELLA 1936 — Jesse Owens becomes the first American to win four Olympic gold medals as the United States sets a world record in the 4×100 relay at the Berlin Games. The record time of 39.8 seconds lasts for 20 years. 1950 —... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
US coach wants same-day testing for top athletes Published: 8 August 2015 7:40 AM Long-time US sprint coach Bob Kersee wishes
US coach wants same-day testing for top athletes
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 22 days ago
Published: 8 August 2015 7:40 AM Long-time US sprint coach Bob Kersee wishes anti-doping protocols were changed to ensure athletes were equally tested, he said. "I've always said that if you were... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Kersee wants same-day testing by event for top athletesLong-time U.S. sprint coach Bob Kersee wishes anti-doping protocols were change
Kersee wants same-day testing by event for top athletes
Reuters Sports News / Posted 22 days ago
Long-time U.S. sprint coach Bob Kersee wishes anti-doping protocols were changed to ensure athletes were equally tested, he told Reuters in a telephone interview on Friday. "I've always said that if you were going to test one of my athletes who was... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Kersee wants same-day testing by event for top athletesREUTERS: Long-time U.S. sprint coach Bob Kersee wishes anti-doping protocols we
Kersee wants same-day testing by event for top athletes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
REUTERS: Long-time U.S. sprint coach Bob Kersee wishes anti-doping protocols were changed to ensure athletes were equally tested, he told Reuters in a telephone interview on Friday. "I've always said that if you were going to test one of my athletes... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Today In Sports History for Aug. 21864 — The first Travers Stakes at Saratoga is won by Kentucky, a horse that sc
Today In Sports History for Aug. 2
Juneau Empire / Posted 27 days ago
1864 — The first Travers Stakes at Saratoga is won by Kentucky, a horse that scores 20 consecutive victories. 1912 — John McDermott wins the U.S. Open golf championship for the second straight year with a 294 total. 1952 — Five American boxers win... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Veterans and volunteers conduct an extreme makeover for Jackie Joyner-Kersee CenterEAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI) – A new playground, a new sidewalk, two new libraries
Veterans and volunteers conduct an extreme makeover for Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 28 days ago
EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI) – A new playground, a new sidewalk, two new libraries plus a new brick walkway and more, all in five hours: It would take an army to pull that off. It was “mission accomplished” Saturday for an Olympic great and St. Louis... Read more
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KPLR 11 St. Louis
Veterans and volunteers conduct an extreme makeover for Jackie Joyner-Kersee CenterEAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KPLR) – A new playground, a new sidewalk, two new libraries
Veterans and volunteers conduct an extreme makeover for Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center
KPLR 11 St. Louis / Posted 28 days ago
EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KPLR) – A new playground, a new sidewalk, two new libraries plus a new brick walkway and more, all in five hours: It would take an army to pull that off. It was “mission accomplished” Saturday for an Olympic great and St. Louis... Read more

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