IMG Academy's Loren Seagrave prepares LaShawn Merritt for Olympics
Posted: July 23, 2012
As with any "right place, right time" story, Loren Seagrave just happened to be at the airport, headed to the 2009 Prefontaine Classic track meetwhen LaShawn Merritt walked by. Noticing his athletic build and training gear, Seagrave invited Merritt to join him...
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...
LaShawn Merritt, IMG Academy trainee, qualifies for 2012 Olympics!
Posted: June 25, 2012
LaShawn MerrittAs the reigning 400-meter Olympic champion, LaShawn Merritt looks like a strong candidate to earn another gold at London 2012.Merritt, who trains with IMG Academy's world-renowned speed coach Loren Seagrave, posted the world's fastest time for this...