4 Mile Record

4 Mile Record

02/04/1972- New Zealand’s team sets a new world record in 4×1 Mile Relay – 16:02.8 min. The new record is a 6.2 sec. improvement of the…

Anna Goes High

Anna Goes High

07/22/2011- Anna Chicherova, the Russian high jumper and one of the leading athletes in high jump in the world records a personal best of 2.07m in…

Oda Wins For Asia

Oda Wins For Asia

08/01/1928- Being the first is a great way to get yourself into the history books, a lesson that Mikio Oda implemented at the 1928 Olympic Games,…

Rudisha for 800m

Rudisha for 800m

08/09/2012- He is only 23 years old, but David Rudisha has already more then 8 years of being one of the fastest runners in 800m. In…

Heiring Walks

Heiring Walks

01/17/1982- The U.S. athlete Jim Heiring sets a new world record in 1500m Racewalking – 5:27 min. Racewalking seems like an odd sport, but it a…

Lewis Jumps Indoors

Lewis Jumps Indoors

01/17/1982- Carl Lewis sets a new world record in Indoors long jump, when he jumps a distance of 8.56m. Lewis made his record in a athletic…

Olympic Fire

Olympic Fire

06/28/1928- In the 1928 Olympic Games held in Amsterdam, a new tradition is born – the Olympic torch is set on fire for the first time.…

The Bolt Express

The Bolt Express

08/06/2012- They said he is tired, they said he is arrogant, they said his time was done, well…9.63 seconds after the gun went off, Usain Bolt…

Bolt 2 for 2

Bolt 2 for 2

08/10/2012- London 2012: Usain Bolt adds another Olympic gold medal to his trophies Room, this time in 200m run, setting a time of 19.32. Bolt gold…

Jamaica’s 36.84

Jamaica’s 36.84

08/12/2012- If any one had any doubt that Jamaica has become the land of the sprinters, came the 4X100 relay final in London 2012 to ensure…