All Kenny Moore Stories
Trials and Jubilation
Out of nine days, in which by harsh necessity exultation combined with despair, came the U.S. Olympic track team
Somebody Up There May Be Listening
After three straight defeats the beleaguered—but very determined—Gerry Faust of Notre Dame got a big win at LSU
Triumph and Tragedy in Los Angeles
Epitomizing victory was Carl Lewis with four gold medals. In stark contrast was Mary Decker
She Runs And We Are Lifted
What a glorious conceit it is to pick a Sportsman of the Year. Can anyone really study the ranks of different champions and record setters and ...
Putting It All on the Line
Mary Decker won two golds and Carl Lewis three in track and field's magnificent first World Championships ever
It Was Just Another Mary Chase
Mary Decker Tabb celebrated her homecoming by entering a 10,000—and set her seventh world record of 1982
Hey, Russia, It's a Heck of a Party
The L.A. Olympics are here, too. Despite the boycott they got off to a rousing start, thanks to athletes like these rollicking Americans
How's This, Mrs. Mullory?
Sebastian Coe, recipient of a cabled reproach after the 800, outkicked Steve Ovett (279) in the 1,500
Trying Hard to Go Nowhere
The Olympic Track and Field Trials led to a dead end, not to the Games in Moscow. Nevertheless, competitors like winning vaulter Tom Hintnaus gave golden performances
STATING 'IRON REALITIES'
If there was any doubt about President Carter's resolve to boycott the Olympics, it was dispelled at a White House meeting with athletes.
First Steps Matter
What a race—and other diversions—can and should mean in the wake of disaster
BALANCE OF POWER
"To start with the balance beam, that is like a ditch, a hell," U.S. women's gymnastics coach Bela Karolyi said last Friday after his team drew the ...
11 CARL LEWIS
The imperative of Carl Lewis's chosen race, the 100-meter dash, is simply the imperative of his life. A tall, long-levered man, Lewis must always ...
Sweet, Sweet Revenge
A year after their collision in the Olympics, Mary Decker Slaney settled her score with Zola Budd
HE'S A PERFECT 10
To world champion Daley Thompson of England, the decathlon is an event of such beauty that he gladly gives all his considerable speed, ...
The Marathon's Maine Woman
Down East runner Joan Benoit strode into downtown Beantown with a stunning world best—2:22:42
Strength Is Her Strength
Jarmila Kratochvilova was an easy winner in her U.S. debut, but only in practice was her full power evident