18 Jul Steve Cram on GB 1500m athlete Chris O’Hare

Scottish track star Chris O’Hare will represent Team GB at the World Champs over 1500m a year after missing out on London 2012. But anyone who thinks the metric mile doesn’t represent a significant test of endurance is labouring under a misapprehension. One glance at O’Hare’s training...

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17 Jul Trafford BMC Results – July 16th

BMC 800M MENS RACE A 1 1 Chris Warburton SEN M Notts AC 01:50.16 2 5 Luke Minns SEN M Blackpool, Wyre & Fylde/Central Lancashire Uni 01:50.79 3 3 Jonathan Cook SEN M Woodford Green Essex Ladies/Cambridge Uni 01:51.31 4 9 Chris Smith SEN M Wirrall 01:51.61 5 2 Luke Betts U23 M Sale Harriers Manchester 01:51.89 6 10 Ben  Martin SEN M Trafford 01:52.04 7 6 Mark Patterson U23 M North Down/Loughborough Uni/Ireland 01:53.52 8 8 Jamie Webb U20 M Liverpool H/Manchester Metropolitan Uni 01:56.96 BMC 800 MEN'S RACE   B 1 13 Nzimah Akpan U20 M Warrington 01:52.25 2 39 James Lamwsood U20 M Kingston 01:52.58 3 19 Matthew Clowes SEN M Staffs Morllands/Liverpool 01:52.87 4 15 Andrew Smith U20 M Pudsey...

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17 Jul Italians put Asafa Powell under doping law investigation

Italian prosecutors have placed the former 100 metres world record holder Asafa Powell, his Jamaican team-mate Sherone Simpson, and their trainer Chris Xuereb under investigation for allegedly violating the country's doping laws. According to the Italian news agency Ansa, police took 50 boxes of tablets, sprays...

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