Posted: December 9, 2013
IMG Academy is hosting the USATF/IAAF Academy for Sprints and Hurdles, Dec. 8-14, 2013. Nearly 40 track and field coaches for all over the world will take in lectures and demonstrations from many of the world’s foremost experts on speed and the biomechanics of...
Posted: December 3, 2013
IMG Academy Track & Field trainee LaShawn Merritt was named as a recipient of the 2013 Jesse Owens Athlete of the Year, announced by USA Track & Field on Monday. Merritt, a native of Portsmouth, Va. and 400m Olympic Gold Medalist (2008) is one of two...
Posted: August 13, 2013
IMG Academy's LaShawn Merritt dominates at IAAF World Championships
IMG Academy trainee LaShawn Merritt inked his name in the annals of 400-meter history in the 1980 Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia, climbing the leader board to become the fourth fastest man in the event, running a lifetime best of 43.74s.Merritt was pitted...
Posted: July 30, 2013
IMG Academy's David Prince takes second medal at IPC World Athletics Championships
It was an extra special Friday night in Lyon, France at the IPC Athletics World Championships for IMG Academy trainee David Prince. Yes, it included Prince copping the bronze medal in the Combined T-43/44 400m, adding to his Paralympic bronze in the 400m from...