Tag Archives: David Rudisha

Quick Trivia: Men’s 800m

Did you know that David Rudisha’s 800m gold medal run at the London Olympics is only the 5th time that a world record was reset in the finals?   To further hype the feat, the last time that such accomplishment … Continue reading

Posted in On International Track News, Quick Trivia | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Results: Men’s 800m WR!

World record!  David Rudisha towed the whole field into the fastest 800m Olympic or World Championship final in history.  All finalists, either recorded a personal best, season’s best or a national record. The race was so fast, that the 8th … Continue reading

Posted in On International Track News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Olympic Preview: Men’s 800m

It is considered as one of the most unpredictable Olympic event – the 800m.  Over at the men’s category.  the previous last two world record holders failed to win the Olympic gold in their long careers. Sebastian Coe held the … Continue reading

Posted in On International Track News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kiprop wins in 800m, Rudisha goes sub 46!

The Olympic fever took a strong boost the other as 2011 World Champions David Rudisha an 800m specialist, and Asbel Kiprop 1500m specialis, both moved 1 event down at Sydney to work on their speed in preparation for the Summer … Continue reading

Posted in On International Track News | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

New Ethiopian on the rise

We have heard of so many Ethiopian runners’ rags to riches story.  How they took up athletics and abandon their work or studies, to  help their families with their race winnings.  However, there’s a new Ethiopian on the rise with … Continue reading

Posted in On International Track News | Tagged , , | 4 Comments