USA Track & Field National News

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -- Emma Coburn (Crested Butte, Colorado) ran the race of her life Monday morning, clinching the first Olympic women’s steeplechase medal in U.S. history and posting Team USA’s fourth women’s American record so far in Rio.
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -- A silver medal in the women’s 400m Monday made Allyson Felix (Los Angeles) the most decorated female Olympian in USATF history, highlighting a three-medal night that saw Olympic newcomers Clayton Murphy (New Paris, Ohio) and Sam Kendricks (Oxford, Mississippi) earn bronze.
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -- Four-time Olympian Shalane Flanagan (Marblehead, Massachusetts) proved her preparation for the streets of Rio was near-perfection, as she set a new American record in the women's-only marathon while finishing sixth Sunday at the Sambadrome Marquês de Sapucaí. Teammates Desi Linden (Chula Vista, California) and Amy Cragg (Leavenworth, Kansas) also finished in the top 10 for the best team finish in U.S. Olympic team history.
Athlete Quotes - Olympics, Day 3
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -- Two Olympic medals, courtesy of three-time Olympians Justin Gatlin and LaShawn Merritt, and an American record in the women’s triple jump were just some of the highlights for Team USA at the Olympic Stadium in Rio on Sunday evening.
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -- Two Olympic medals, courtesy of three-time Olympians Justin Gatlin and LaShawn Merritt, and an American record in the women’s triple jump were just some of the highlights for Team USA at the Olympic Stadium in Rio on Sunday evening.
Athlete Quotes - Olympics, Day 2
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -- Day two of track and field events began at Olympic Stadium with near-perfection Saturday, as Team USA went 9-for-9 in track qualifying led by Olympic veterans Allyson Felix and Justin Gatlin and newcomers Trayvon Bromell and Colleen Quigley.
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL -- Jeff Henderson prevailed in a thrilling long jump competition to take Team USA’s first gold since 2004, while Tori Bowie came from behind to claim silver in the women’s 100 meters Saturday night at Olympic Stadium.
Athlete quotes from Day 1 of the XXI Olympics.
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