PUMA Running News Archive
PUMA Athletes Delilah DiCrescenzo, Derek Scott, and Jermaine Gonzales all raced last weekend. Read on to see how they did and to watch post-race interviews with Delilah and Derek!
Last week, PUMA Running visited one high school in each of NYC's five boroughs in search of the fastest high schoolers in NYC..
Jamaica's Usain Bolt won the 200 meters at the Diamond League meet in Shanghai on Sunday, May 23, cruising to victory in 19.76 seconds. Americans Angelo Taylor was second in 20.34, and Ryan Bailey third in 20.43.
Usain Bolt blazed in a blistering 19.56 seconds to win the men?s 200 in Kingston on Saturday, May 1. He bolted the first 100m in 10.10 seconds and then covered the final 100m in sub-9.50, bringing the stadium to their feet. Faster is funner!
American sprinter Mikele Barber asked, ?Is the President here??. Her sister Lisa said, ?I was wearing my headphones and the crowd became so loud, I couldn?t hear the music.?
On Friday, April 16, 2010, at the 52nd Annual Mt. Sac Relays in Walnut, CA, eight women and 15 men prepared for the start of the most exciting and unique event of the night ? the PUMA Mile. The winner would leave the Hilmer Lodge Stadium track with a $10,000 sponsorship contract with PUMA.
Below is the video from last night's PUMA Mile. It was an awesome race, with the spectators lining the track with their thundersticks. The energy was amazing.
Before the running of the PUMA Mile tonight, the guys from Flotrack interviewed last year's contract winner Tim Bayley. He discusses the past year, how the PUMA sponsorship has changed his life, his readiness for the upcoming season, and what he thinks of this year's race.
PUMA Mile contestant, Shayla Houlihan, is training hard for the PUMA Mile - and it looks like things are going well! To keep motivated she carries the winning contract around with here wherever she goes. She even sleeps with it!
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