NEW YORK, NY, USA (08-Mar) -- Day One of competition here at New Balance Nationals 2013 ended with a photo-finish national record, as North Carolina's Wesley Frazier clocked 16:18.01 to edge Michigan's Erin Finn by one-one hundredth of a second in the Girls Championship 5000m. Frazier's win capped off an impressive day of dramatic finishes and record setting performances at the New Balance Track and Field Center at The Armory in New York City.
Track and Field
INDIANAPOLIS - Jenn Suhr has been named USA Track & Field’s Athlete of the Week after setting an indoor world record of 5.02m/16-5.50 in the women’s pole vault to win the USA Indoor Track & Field Championships Saturday in Albuquerque.
David Rudisha and Jenn Suhr, a pair of London 2012 Olympic Games champions, and are among the first stars named for the 2013 Samsung Diamond League meeting in New York - the 2013 adidas Grand Prix - on 25 May.
Moscow, Russia - IAAF Vice President Sergey Bubka and the Deputy Minister of Sport, Tourism and Youth Policy of the Russian Federation Pavel Kolobkov headed a joint press conference given by the IAAF and the Local Organising Committee of Moscow 2013 in the Luzhniki Stadium, the venue for the 14th edition of the IAAF World Championships (10 to 18 August), on Wednesday (6).
World Indoor record holder Jenn Suhr is our guest star - Don't miss IAAF Inside Athletics Episode 3