CHICAGO - As Joan Benoit Samuelson took her victory lap at the Los Angeles Olympics, her mother just had to ask: "Now, can you quit?" The answer remains a resounding no 26 years later.
PORTLAND, Maine - Olympic gold medalist Joan Benoit Samuelson says she will run next month's Chicago marathon, with hopes of qualifying for the 2012 Olympic trials.
HARTFORD, Conn. - Like the rest on the 1980 team, Ron Galimore never made it to Moscow.
DES MOINES, Iowa - Des Moines has hosted the Drake Relays for more than 100 years and is considered a track and field hotbed by those in the know.
Jeret "Speedy" Peterson is hoping for "Hurricane" conditions in Vancouver.
- Olympic champions Wust, De Jong Vancouver-bound
- Freestyle trials: Engaging risk or waste of time?
- Speedy Peterson finds quick way to 3rd Olympics
- Spillane punches Oly ticket in Nordic combined
- Deneen, Kearney gain spots on Olympic moguls team
- Oly spots up for grabs at freestyle trials
- Martin beats Howard to earn Olympic curling berth
- 49ers' Vernon Davis gets a broom and goes curling
- NBC set to begin push for Vancouver Olympics
- Davis wins 10,000 and leaves door open to pursuit
- Hedrick jumps into 1,000 _ and earns another spot
- Lund makes World Cup sliding team
- Hedrick beats Davis with track record in 1,500
- J-Rod cruises to easy win in 1,500
- Davis beats rival Hedrick at 5,000 meters
- J-Rod finds solace, peace on the ice
- Rookard wins 3000 at US speedskating trials
- Shani Davis looking strong in Milwaukee
- Rodriguez closing in on another Olympics
- Fredricks cruises to men's 500 speedskating title
- Ochowicz wins 500 meters at US speedskating trials
- Fredricks leads, Davis 3rd after 1st round of 500
- Ochowicz leads after first round of 500 meters
- Bernotas gets waiver out of US sliding trials
- Hays, Bernotas, Pikus-Pace start fast at US trials
- Former Olympic shot putter fatally shot in Calif.
- Ryan Hall plans to run New York City Marathon
- Michael Phelps wins 2 races, Aaron Peirsol sets 100 back world record
- Phelps wins 200 free, Peirsol sets world mark
- USOC surprised at IOC's complaints about network
- Olympians win national titles; Hoff finishes 6th
- Cancer-free Eric Shanteau back to swimming fast
- Merritt, Richards cruise to 400 crowns
- Felix cruises in her first heat of the 200
- US swim trials for 2012 Olympics return to Omaha