Matthew Boling Track Athlete

matthew boling

Will Matthew boling beat Usain’s 200 and 100-meter record? No sir I got to give Matthew Boling credit. To be that fast at his age is really impressive. There are three factors people are forgetting concerning his 9.98: It wasn’t wind-legal Boling had 4.2 meters of wind at his back running that 100m time of … Read more

New Zealand Athletes of the Century – awesome stats book

The book is by the late athletics statistician Peter Heindenstrom. New Zealand Athletes of the Century Peter Heidenstrom, who died in 2007, aged 77. He was New Zealand’s most perceptive and widely published writer on athletics. And he put his extensive records and encyclopedic knowledge into the most comprehensive book on 100 years of New … Read more

Abderrahman Samba

Abderrahman Samba

Abderrahman Samba clocks sub 47, second-fastest time ever in 400 Hurdles Abderrhaman Samba of Qatar continued a demolition job on his 400m Hurdles Asian Record clocking 46.98 at the IAAF Diamond League Meeting De Paris event, in Saint-Denis, Paris France on June 30. Most noteworthy is that this is the second-fastest time ever behind World Record  Holder Kevin … Read more

Airnel’s European Adventures

Airnel’s European Adventures for Philippine Athletics Airnel’s European Adventures for Philippine Athletics Oct 24,2017 Text and Photos: Prof. Airnel T. Abarra– Head Coach Ateneo de Davao University Athletics Team With Photos From Mr. Ed Leuenberger Jr. Through our consistent effort to connect and learn with countries with a strong culture in Athletics. We got finally … Read more

Francis Obiena Top 8 at Asian Youth Athletics

Francis Obiena

Francis Obiena Article by Andrew Pirie ATFS Statistician  Francis Obiena Top 8 at Asian Youth Athletics SEA Youth Champion & Palaro Record Holder Francis Obiena, 17, Finished inside the Top 8 on the first day of competition at the Asian Youth Championships. Furthermore, Obiena comes from a strong family of vaulters, including National Record Holder … Read more

Doping in Sports feat. Ben Johnson

Doping in Sports

What Doping in Sports It was continued from Article Drug in Sports Testing. I did not write the following material below just found it from another source; a lot of it may now be outdated. Also, read up on the Drug in Athletics archive. Provides a background to all the pointing fingers and the whole … Read more