Archive for the ‘Track and Field’ Category

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Thursday, August 20th, 2009

I mean sure, the 100 meters world record is what gets you the title of "world's fastest man," but the 200 meters is real GD speed, and this video, friends, is as real as it gets. I bet he's on steroids. That's right, I said it. Now put me on ...

D-Bag of the Week: Marion Jones

Thursday, October 30th, 2008

You know what, we love it when disgraced athletes make totally irrelevant statements that can in now way be quantified. But hey, everybody has the right to speak their mind. And we have a right to tell them to stop doing so. This brings us to Marion Jones. You remember her, ...

More Usainity

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2008

U know we love Usain Bolt. So we decided to share this UTube video which we found to be particularly entertaining. I love when I can do no work whatsoever and still have a post.

Chinese Leftovers: The Best Scraps From Beijing

Monday, August 25th, 2008

You've already seen our favorite memories from Olympiads past. Or if you haven't, you're going to now. And if you still don't, I have some friends in the Chinese government that will try to arrange things so you are more properly educated. This year's Olympics also provided us with a cornucopia ...

Oscar Pistorius Disappoints

Wednesday, May 21st, 2008

Oscar Pistorius doesn't want to run against your world's elite track and field sprinters yet. I wasn't sure who Oscar Pistorius is, but then I found out I posted about him nearly a year ago and even went into some depth about his "situation."His "situation" is he has no legs, ...

Some One Call Jimmy Roberts

Tuesday, July 17th, 2007

Oscar Pistorius is a South African sprinter who finished seventh in an eight-man field in the 400 meters at the Norwich Union British Grand Prix over the weekend. This is a story that reeks of being a non-story except that Pistorius has no legs; he runs using carbon fiber "blades." ...