feministfitspo:

thatxcblog:

sole-runner:

Mary Cain sets a new high school record in the 800m with a 1:59.51 at the Pre Classic

oh my god alysia montano gave her her flower! guys this is amazing.

womenandsports:

Caster Semenya, from South Africa, competes in the women’s 800-meter race during the Prefontaine Classic track and field meet in Eugene, Ore. , Saturday, June, 4, 2011. Semenya finished in second place. (via Photo from AP Photo)

womenandsports:

Caster Semenya, from South Africa, competes in the women’s 800-meter race during the Prefontaine Classic track and field meet in Eugene, Ore. , Saturday, June, 4, 2011. Semenya finished in second place. (via Photo from AP Photo)

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basedgod-fuckedmybitch:

The shoe that started it all…. In 1972 Bill Bowerman used his wife’s waffle iron to mold the sole of a shoe that has better traction, creating a shoe called the ‘Moon Shoe’ and distributed it to four track & field athletes at the 1972 Olympic Trials.
That same year the first line of Nike footwear hit the stores.
In 1978 Blue Ribbon Sports is renamed Nike Inc. 

basedgod-fuckedmybitch:

The shoe that started it all….
In 1972 Bill Bowerman used his wife’s waffle iron to mold the sole of a shoe that has better traction, creating a shoe called the ‘Moon Shoe’ and distributed it to four track & field athletes at the 1972 Olympic Trials.

That same year the first line of Nike footwear hit the stores.

In 1978 Blue Ribbon Sports is renamed Nike Inc. 

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nextbestrunner:

Brittney Reese wins gold for US in the long jump!

nextbestrunner:

Brittney Reese wins gold for US in the long jump!

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Sarah Attar of Saudi Arabia walks off the track after competing in the Women’s 800m Round 1 Heats.

Sarah Attar of Saudi Arabia walks off the track after competing in the Women’s 800m Round 1 Heats.

(Source: NPR)

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica on her way to winning gold in the Women’s 100-metre final on Saturday.

Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica on her way to winning gold in the Women’s 100-metre final on Saturday.

(Source: theprovince.com)