Track and Field

Mar
27

Athletes Shine in 2024 Atlanta Track Classic

By | Track and Field

Maynard Jackson and North Atlanta ran away with the 2024 Atlanta Track Classic boys and girls titles. Fourteen performances achieved the MileSplit U.S. first team standard and 43 met the second team standard. Jaguars athletes finished first in eight events, second in four events, and a scoring position in 16 events. Maynard Jackson was lifted by […]

Mar
17

Coleman Eyes U.S. Trials and Community

By | Track and Field

You could tell something or someone special was going on in the Lions Den Saturday afternoon. On a normal day, clear skies and seasonable warm temperatures in March are all that is needed to get ATLiens outside. This time the special guest was another one of Westlake’s favorite sons, there are so many, Christian Coleman […]

May
07

Thousands Run for Maud

By | Other SportsTrack and Field

Atlanta, Georgia (Courtesy of the Atlanta Track Club) – In honor of the Ahmaud Arbery Foundation, over 1,200 runners took to the streets of Atlanta Saturday morning for the first annual Run with Maud 5K Run/Walk. They were accompanied by 2,000 virtual runners, raising more than $200,000 for the foundation that supports mental health resources […]

May
07

3 Things Track and Field Needs

By | Track and Field

Track and field was back in Atlanta for the first time since the 1996 Summer Olympics. The Adidas Atlanta City Games was big fun for free. It was everything track and field has been missing. Let’s not skirt the herd of elephants tightly packed in the room. There is no big secret why track and […]

May
06

Adidas Atlanta City Games – Entry List

By | Track and Field

Action at Centennial Olympic Park starts today. Below is the list of participants.

May
06

Atlanta Flavors Centennial Park Track and Field Meet

By | Track and Field

Top athletes from the world of track and field are in Atlanta, GA this week to participate in the Adidas City Games. Founded in 2016, the Adidas Boost Boston Games relocated to Atlanta carrying many of the fan-favorite events. On Tuesday, construction crews began assembling the blue elevated track platform in Centennial Olympic Park. Atlanta […]

Apr
30

SIAC: Benedict Tigers Men and Women Dominate

By | HBCU SportsNCAATrack and Field

It was all in the family as Benedict College swept the men’s and women’s conference outdoor track and field championship on Saturday at Morehouse College’s Edwin C. Moses Track. The win was the third consecutive title for the men’s team and the second for the women’s team. Benedict College’s men scored 215.5 points to runner-up […]

Apr
18

2023 Christian Coleman Invitational: All Gas, No Brakes

By | Track and Field

The Lions’ blue oval was red hot Saturday afternoon as 14 girls’ teams and 21 boys’ teams competed in the 2023 Christian Coleman Invitational at Westlake High School. Athletes from as far north as Baltimore, MD and west as Boise, ID. Shiloh High School (Gwinnett County) scored 124.50 to win the boys competition. Westlake (66 […]