Bailey wins, Gay watches Day 1 of bobsled push championships

Tyson Gay elected not to compete in the opening day of USA Bobsled's national push championships in Canada, getting a little more time to transition from being an Olympic sprinter to someone who runs on ice. Another sprinter stole the show instead. Ryan Bailey won the men's brakeman competition Wednesday in Calgary. It was only his second week in the sport and first time competing...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyson Gay to give bobsledding, Winter Olympics a try

Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay is entered in this week's USA Bobsled National Push Championships, making him the latest track star to give sledding a try.
Via WholeHogSports
3 days ago

Tyson Gay in the field for USA bobsled push championships

Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay is entered in this week's USA Bobsled National Push Championships, making him the latest track star to give sledding a try. The push championships start Wednesday in Calgary, Alberta and are the first step toward a potential spot on this season's national team. Gay has competed in each of the last three Summer Olympics. He was part of a team that won...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Zaccardi: Tyson Gay eyes 2020 after another relay failure

RIO DE JANEIRO The Olympic 4x100m relay final included the five fastest men of all time. One of them will leave Rio with the continued distinction of being the worlds fastest man without an Olympic medal. That man is Tyson Gay, whose three Olympics have proven nightmarish for different reasons, including the use of performance-enhancing drugs in 2012. Gay, 34, helped the U.S. to...
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
August 19, 2016  |  Discuss

Redskins’ Bruton Has Special Rio Rooting Interest

WASHINGTON — He may be consumed with making the Washington Redskins 53-man roster, but when practice, film study and playbook reading is done for the day, you better believe David Bruton Jr. will be tuning in for the Olympics. Fortunately, he’ll only need to tune in for a matter of seconds. Bruton Jr. is third cousins with American superstar spring Tyson Gay, who represents the...
August 05, 2016  |  Discuss

After wins in 100, Gay, Bowie weigh running 200 at nationals

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) A light cool-down jog, maybe a quick ice bath for her legs and then a call to her grandmother in Mississippi. That's pretty much the extent of Tori Bowie's celebration plans after winning the 100-meter title at the U.S. championships on Friday night. She needs all the rest she can get since the first round of the 200-meter race begins Saturday. One title is nice...
Via Associated Press
June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Tyson Gay advances in 100 at nationals

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) Tyson Gay overcame his nerves, just not his training partner, as he advanced through the first round of the 100 meters at the U.S. championships on a humid Thursday night. The 32-year-old Gay was second in his heat behind Remontay McClain, one of the new faces to burst on the scene. McClain finished in 9.82 seconds to hold off Gay, who's still rounding back into...
Via Associated Press
June 25, 2015  |  Discuss

U.S. 4x100m Men’s Relay Team Stripped of 2012 Olympic Silver

In 2012 the United States finished second behind Jamaica in the 4x100m race in the London Olympics. Following the Olymipics, U.S. sprinter Tyson Gay came under fire for alleged doping. Gay returned his silver medal to the IOC last year […]
Via The Kevin Burke Project
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: U.S. loses silver for Tyson Gay doping

Report: U.S. loses silver for Tyson Gay doping
Via Philly Sports Live
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Track coach Drummond gets 8-year doping suspension

Over an angst-filled summer of 2012, track coach Jon Drummond and his ailing star sprinter, Tyson Gay, wrestled with whether Gay should use a mysterious medicine that might help him run pain-free at the London Olympics.
Via Fox Olympics
December 17, 2014  |  Discuss

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