Day: July 19, 2016

TIME FOR OLYMPIC PARENTS TO LAY DOWN THE LAW

Devon Allen takes Trials title in 110m hurdles
Oregon’s own Devon Allen takes Trials title in 110m hurdles

All that is good and pure about athletics (track & field) was on display in Eugene, Oregon at the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials.  The ultimate make-or-break meet showcased the glory of sport’s purest forms before a hard-core fan base in the sports’ one true competitive shrine in America. Yet all that purity and goodness was being presented against a political backdrop of muck and mud which has left the sport mired in a purgatory of its own construction.  (more…)

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