Archive for February, 2012

Brown University to Hold Javelin Clinic with World Record Holder Tom Petranoff

February 21st, 2012 Comments off

Look for a good javelin clinic or to get some good training for the javelin throw? This upcoming javelin clinic being hosted by Brown University might be right for you. You will be able to get valuble insight from the world record holder in the javelin throw, Tom Petranoff. 2010 NCAA National Javelin Champion, Craig Kinsley , will be in attendance as well. You can find more info about the event below:

WHEN: Sunday, March 11, 2012

LOCATION: Brown University Onley-Margolis Atletic Center
235 Hope Street, Providence, RI

TIME: 1:00PM – 4:00PM


COST $40
The 2012 Javelin Clinic is being taught by Brown University Throws Coach, Michelle Eisenreich, Brown University Assistant Coach and NCAA Javelin Champion, Craig Kinsley and Javelin World Record Holder (327 feet), Tom Petranoff Event Sessions will include Core training for Javelin, learn by doing, Body awareness and building athleticism for the throws: Speed, Agility and Power; Weak side training and testing. Includes spring training program. This clinic is open to athletes, coaches and officials. All abilities are invited.The fee includes a 2012 Core Training DVD

Click here to register for the Javelin Clinic

Carmelita Jeter

February 18th, 2012 Comments off

Carmelita Jeter of the United States hold the second fastest time ever recorded in the Women’s 100 meters behind the legendary Florence Griffith-Joyner at 10.64 seconds. She was the 2011 World Champion in the Womens 100 meters. She will be someone to watch out for in the 2012 Olympics.

Here is a video clip of Carmelita Jeter winning the 2011 Women’s 100 Meter Championship:

Usain Bolt Will Participate in 100 meters at Golden Spike

February 18th, 2012 Comments off

Usain Bolt will be running in the 100 meters at the Golden Spike meet in Ostrava scheduled for May 25. The race is part of the new IAAF World Challenge series.

Bolt will be racing in the 100 meters at a few European meets this year. The Golden Spike meet will be Bolt’s first meet of 2012 in Europe. It is reported that he will compete in Rome on May 31, and at another Diamond League meet in Oslo on June 7 before returning to Jamaica for the national trials for the London Olympics.

Click here for more info about Usain Bolt