POSTED: Saturday August 22nd 2009

Drama, redemption and living history

IAAF World Championships


In a night of ups and downs, Allyson Felix redeemed the bitter
disappointment of Beijing, and the families of Jesse Owens and Luz Long
reunited Friday in Berlin. For reports on this and more, read Jill
Geer’s Off the Record blog, “Drama,redemption and living history”.


 About USA Track & Field


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long-distance running and race walking in the United States. USATF
encompasses the world’s oldest organized sports, some of the
most-watched events of Olympic broadcasts, the #1 high school and
junior high school participatory sport and more than 30 million adult
runners in the United States.


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Keywords · IAAF World Championships · Allyson Felix · Jesse Owens · Luz Long · Berlin · athletics

Name: Jill Geer
Organization: US Track and Field
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