2012 Olympic Hottie Countdown: Jessica Ennis

Last Saturday Britain’s Jessica Ennis won the Women’s Heptathlon at the European Track & Field Championships in Barcelona.

(Video below)
Yesterday the LONDON GUARDIAN had this on Ennis, who is currently the top-ranked heptathlete in the world:
Expectations will not diminish between now and the London Olympics. In two years’ time the poster girl of British athletics […]


Photo: Usain Bolt And ‘Google’ Girlfriend Together

Last month I posted about a reality show performer who claimed a hookup with Usain Bolt.

Taneish Simpson played “Lava” on the VH1 For The Love of Ray J production and claimed on a recent episode of the show that Bolt “googled” her in order to find out her identity. Bolt then apparently contacted her and […]


Former Florida High Jumper Still Gets Her Lift In

TampaBay.com and the ST. PETERSBURG TIMES reports that former University of Florida track athlete Erin Stern is now a competitive bodybuilder.

Erin Stern, a high jumper for the Gators from 1999-2003, is a rising star in the world of fitness. Among other things, she placed sixth in the figure competition at last year’s Miss Olympia.
On […]


Stokke Photo: Is There a Doctor In The House?

Allison Stokke photo I recently obtained:

If anyone has any more shots/footage of her from that track meet, email me.
Another big surprise coming later today…


Bolt Rep Wants Untrue ESPN Claim ‘Taken Down’

Adam Schefter of ESPN reported this morning:

(Bolt agent: No such race ‘planned’)
Sources close to the situation told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter that representatives for the Titans running back and Olympic champion Usain Bolt of Jamaica have spent recent days trying to set up a race between the two men to determine who really […]


It’s Time For Another Allison Stokke Photo Update

You know, it’s been a while since we checked in with pretty polevaulter Allison Stokke, so let’s see how the cute Cal track & field star is doing.

My, how she’s grown in college. More pics after the jump.


High School Runners Race With Crosses On Face

Paul Lukas at Uni Watch today posted a couple links to photos of high school cross country runners in Oregon. In the shots, Jesuit High School runners compete in a state meet with painted crosses on their faces:

The high school team doesn’t do it all the time, witness Jesuit’s top runner Annamarie Maag last month.

Jesuit […]


Sprinter’s Workouts Outdraw The Florida Marlins?

The amazing thing about Belgian bodybuilding champ Sarah De Herdt — besides the fact that she has pulled off the rare track & field-slash-bodybuilder-slash-porn star trifecta — is that she publicizes her workouts, and evidently attracts quite a crowd. In fact, the next one is expected to draw in excess of 20,000 people.

I had heard […]


World’s Fastest Man Adopts World’s Fastest Pet

While visiting Kenya this week, world champion Olympic sprinter Usain Bolt adopted a baby cheetah. I applaud this cosmic symmetry, and wish it could be repeated throughout the sporting world: Charles Barkley could adopt a baby water buffalo, for instance. Hank Steinbrenner a jackass. And so on.

“During his trip, he has already impressed local children […]


Faildeo: Long Jumper Plows Into Random Runner

Please indulge the mouth-breathing, knuckle-dragger in me with this epic Long Jump video fail:

Backstory and video after the jump.