Olympic Track & Field

WATCH: How one woman gave up Olympic skiing to become Lebanon’s fastest runner

By Adrian Brune Jan 3, 2017

The dais was up, the lights were switched low. Cameras were set back a respectable 20 or so feet from…

The women’s-only running experiment that’s turning athletes into Olympians

By Kelyn Soong Dec 20, 2016

Leah O’Connor struggled to fight back the negative thoughts swirling around in her head. A few weeks earlier, she had…

Amherst men’s cross country suspended over “racist, misogynist and homophobic messages”

By Celia Balf Dec 12, 2016

  The president and athletic director suspended the Amherst's men's cross country team over "racist, misogynist, and homophobic messages." The…