Yuki Kawauchi, known as Japan’s “Citizen Runner” due to his refusal to accept corporate sponsorship, took an unorthodox approach to Japan’s Kuki Half Marathon.
With Super Bowl 50 officially in the books, all eyes are now trained on the upcoming NFL Scouting Combine.
Originally opened back in 1964 for the Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, Shinjuku’s National Stadium will be replaced with a brand new design from Kengo Kuma ahead of 2020′s Tokyo-set games.
The BBC reported Wednesday that the German sportswear firm, whose 11-year deal made it the biggest sponsor of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), has informed the group that it will end the contract four years early as a direct result of doping and corruption allegations that emerged in December.
Last week, Run Gum, the “performance gum” company co-founded by professional runner Nick Symmonds, filed suit against USA Track and Field (USATF) and the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) citing antitrust violations. The suit was filed in the United States District Court of Oregon.