Showing 1 - 10 of 93 Stories for Leroy Burrell
Leroy Burrell is already the fastest man alive, and, at 24, he's only getting better
Man Of the Century
Leroy Burrell's world record in the 100 brightened a bungled TAC championships
The Great Race
Carl Lewis shattered the world record in the best 100-meter dash ever run
No Pain, No Spain
In an Olympic trials opening filled with anguish and injury, world-record holder Carl Lewis failed to make the U.S. team in the 100
Gold Standard Once going nowhere fast, sprinter Maurice Greene has found his stride, smashed the 100-meter world record and set his sights on Olympic stardom
history, behind Leroy Burrell (9.85) and Carl Lewis (9.86). Less than two months later Greene stunned Bailey in Athens. It has only gotten better ...
Alone at The Top
... each sprinter a member of a territorial clique: Carl Lewis and Leroy Burrell, Mitchell and Jon Drummond, Adeniken and his countrymen.
LEAP FOR GLORY IN HER LAST HURRAH, JACKIE JOYNER-KERSEE WON A BRONZE IN THE LONG JUMP, HER SIXTH OLYMPIC MEDAL
Mike Marsh and Leroy Burrell, but the possibility that Lewis might join the team to seek his record 10th gold has shadowed the relay since his ...
BIG LEAP FORWARD
Another moment of high drama in Seattle came in the 100-meter showdown between the world's top sprinters, Carl Lewis and Leroy Burrell, ...
LADIES FIRST THE U.S. WOMEN BROUGHT HOME WHAT THE MEN COULDN'T--A GOLD IN THE 4X100 RELAY
meeting became necessary after Leroy Burrell told coaches that he could not compete because of an Achilles tendon injury. "We all talked and ...