IMG Olympic trainee Angelo Taylor named USA Men's Track Captain
Posted: July 27, 2012
Angelo Taylor has been named captain of the USA Men's Track team for the 2012 Olympics. Taylor, an IMG trainee and 2-time Olympic gold medalist, worked with speed and movement coach Loren Seagrave to prepare for his third Olympic Games this summer.Taylor took home...
IMG Academy trainees earn European Champion Clubs Cup titles
Posted: July 9, 2012
Claudio Licciardello and Libania Grenot earned first place honors at the 2012 European Champion Clubs Cup in the 400m, 4 x 400m relay and 200m. Both Licciardello and Grenot trained under coach Loren Seagrave at IMG Academy this spring.After winning the 400m dash...
IMG Academy trainee Angelo Taylor qualifies for 400m hurdles in 2012 Olympics
Posted: July 2, 2012
Two-time defending champion Angelo Taylor qualified for the 400m hurdles in the 2012 Olympic Games in London. Taylor won the event at both the 2000 and 2008 Olympics, also winning the gold in the 4x400m relay in 2008.During the trials, Taylor seperated himself from...
IMG trainee LaShawn Merritt gives Olympic preview at Prefontaine Classic
Posted: June 5, 2012
The afternoon of races in Eugene, Oregon, began with the men's 400 meter race. Kirani James began with a false start, but was allowed to restart the race. He held a slight lead coming off the final turn, but IMG trainee LaShawn Meritt found his legs for a last...