Tag Archives: British Athletics

25 years

Twenty five years ago, Steve Cram accomplished what no other man has done before, go sub 3:30 in the 1500m.  His then world record mark of 3:29.67, done in a perfect night in Nice,  lasted only 38 days as Moroccan Said … Continue reading

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Quick Trivia: All time British Men’s 800m

Andrew Osagie ran the fastest 800m by a British since 1990 during the 2012 Olympic 800m final last August 9 at London.But despite of that, he still finished 8th and last, thanks to David Rudisha’s world record phase. Seven of … Continue reading

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Results: Men’s 5,000m

Official Results Rk Bib Athlete Mark + 1 1808  FARAH Mohamed 13:41.66 + 2 1688  GEBREMESKEL Dejen 13:41.98 + 3 2310  LONGOSIWA Thomas Pkemei 13:42.36 + 4 3231  LAGAT Bernard 13:42.99 + 5 2307  KOECH Isiah Kiplangat 13:43.83 + 6 … Continue reading

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Results: Heptathlon

Standings Official Rank Bib Athlete Points + 1 1856  ENNIS Jessica 6955 NR + 2 1965  SCHWARZKOPF Lilli 6649 PB + 3 2849  CHERNOVA Tatyana 6628 + 4 3198  YOSYPENKO Lyudmyla 6618 PB + 5 2440  SKUJYTE Austra 6599 PB … Continue reading

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Results: Men’s Long Jump

Final Official Rk Bib Athlete Mark(m) Wind (m/s) + 1 1832  RUTHERFORD Greg 8.31 -0.4 + 2 1066  WATT Mitchell 8.16 -0.2 + 3 3211  CLAYE Will 8.12 -0.2 + 4 3002  TORNEUS Michel 8.11 -0.7 + 5 1892  BAYER … Continue reading

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British Farah wins Euro golden double

British long distance runner Mo Farah won the Euro double by winning the 5,000m and 10,000m at Euro 2010 at Barcelona. This achievement is the first of its kind for GBR in any international meets and first in European Athletics … Continue reading

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