Home News Product Reviews Health & Fitness Features Healthy Eating

ARCHIVE NEWS

If it is not your content, try to search here:
Athletics - 06. September 2007.

Allyson Felix named Athletes of the Week

Felix and Lagat named Athletes of the Week

INDIANAPOLIS - Allyson Felix and Bernard Lagat have been named USA Track & Field's Athletes of the Week after Felix brought home gold medals in the women's 200 meters, 4x100m amd 4x400m and Lagat won the men's 1,500 and 5,000m at the 2007 IAAF World Championships in Athletics in Osaka, Japan.

The 2005 World 200m champion, Felix defended her title with the largest margin of victory in World Championships history, striding to the gold medal and a huge personal best of 21.81 seconds, the fastest time run by a woman this century. She then took part in the women's 4x100m relay that brought home the gold in 41.98 seconds. Felix closed out an amazing championships with another gold medal and perhaps the fastest 4x400m relay leg ever by an American woman at a major championship. Felix's leg was unofficially clocked by multiple observers as 48.0 . For her efforts, Allyson Felix became the second woman in history to win three gold medals at a single World Championships.

T


Thank you so much, if you tweet or share
Women sport news - NEW ZEALAND ARE WORLD CHAMPIONS

Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com-go to facebook and twitter @womensport for live interviews and photos 

Women sport news - ENGLAND CLAIM BRONZE WITH SOUTH AFRICA VICTORY

Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com 

21. July 67
Women sport news - Jamaica finish in fifth as their World Cup comes to an end

Jamaica finish in fifth as their World Cup comes to an end

live interviews on facebook and twitter @womensport

21. July 71
Women sport news - Uganda hold on to secure seventh place in Liverpool

Uganda hold on to secure seventh place in Liverpool

Picture by Isabel Pearce/SWpix.com - Live interviews and photos on facebook and twitter @womensport

20. July 135
Women sport news - New Zealand edge out England in last minute thriller

New Zealand edge out England in last minute thriller

Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com-live interveiws on facebook and twitter @womensport

20. July 101
Women sport news - Australia push South Africa to the limit to make World Cup Final

Australia push South Africa to the limit to make World Cup Final

Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com-Live interviews on facebook and twitter @womensport

20. July 108
Women sport news - Scotland secure 11th place after defeating Barbados in tight thriller
19. July 61
Women sport news - Malawi defeat Uganda in Liverpool 55-44

Malawi defeat Uganda in Liverpool 55-44

Picture by Simon Wilkinson/SWpix.com 

19. July 84
Women sport news - Sunshine Girls shine too bright for Zimbabwe

Sunshine Girls shine too bright for Zimbabwe

photo swpix-interviews and photos on twitter @womensport

UP
Have you read it?
NEW ZEALAND ARE WORLD CHAMPIONS

Picture by Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com-go to facebook and twitter @womensport for live interviews and photos 

ENGLAND CLAIM BRONZE WITH SOUTH AFRICA VICTORY

Picture by Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com 

Please follow us