Aries Merritt

Gold and records everywhere in sprint hurdles at Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

International Association of Athletics Federations | Mon, 07 Apr 2014 13:15:00 -0700

Aries Merritt is the world record-holder at 12.80 and Olympic champion. His time made him the first US Olympic gold medallist in the event since 1996 and the first US sprint hurdler to own the world record since 1989. No one in the field has more world ...

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Your must-see Pre event just might be hurdles

The Register-Guard | Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:58 -0700

David Oliver and Aries Merritt will headline the high hurdles at the 40th Pre Classic on May 31 at Hayward Field, pitting the two all-time greats against each other in a race that will also include 2011 world champion Jason Richardson, 2013 U.S ...

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Parchment working hard, targets Commonwealth Games

Jamaica Gleaner | Sun, 06 Apr 2014 21:28:29 -0700

The athlete has come in for praise from current and past sprint hurdles standouts such as world record holder and Olympic champion Aries Merritt, as well as Allen Johnson, 1996 Olympic and four-time world champion in the event. "To tell the truth, I am ...

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TRACK AND FIELD: Felix, Tarmoh in final of 200

Redlands Daily Facts | Mon, 24 Mar 2014 21:00:39 -0700

The qualifying round of the 110 hurdles went as expected with Aries Merritt, Jason Richardson, David Oliver and David Payne all advancing. "There were some nerves involved and I just have to stay focused," Merritt said. But these days and at these ...

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