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History: Still the only man to go over 8 feet (2m.45) in the High Jump. Javier Sotomayor broke the World Record 3-times in his career, has won 1 Olympic Gold and 6 world championship Golds (indoors and outdoor combined). • • • • • Due to Cuba's boycott of both 84 & 88 Olympics this hindered his chances of adding more Olympic medals to his cabinet. • • • • • He was injured for the 96 Games but returned in 2000 and took the Silver. • • • • • After further injury to his achilles and scandals led by his accuses Javier retired in 2001. • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily.

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Keep your eye on this guy in 2019. He earned a Bronze in 2011 World champs, A silver in 2013 and became the first American to win the 1500m in the Olympics since 1908. • • • • • Matthew Centrowitz has has a injury plagued time since 2017 that has kept him off the track. He was back to winning ways this year, so what will 2019 hold for him will he finally earn his World Championship gold🥇👀? Only time will tell.... @mgcentro • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily..

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Almost 2 years ago @jimmyells almost lost his life, let alone his ability to run, after both his legs were broken and his pelvis and eye socket was fructured after an oncoming car, driving on the wrong side of the road crashed into a bike he was on. • • • • • We sit here now 23 months later and this guy is driving out of the block with great shape and technique and almost back to the best version he can be. We are calling him #JimmyElls2.0, the new and improved version. • • • • • James Ellington we salute you.. Keep driving and inspiring, can't wait to see you back.. 🙏🙏🙏🙏 • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily..

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History: The first man to break 13 seconds, Renaldo Nehemiah.. • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily.

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Super Slo-Mo of the Justin Gatlin drive...... • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content

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Times like these will soon be back. Track season soon come.... Commonwealth 4x100m ladies for Team England in 2014... • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily...

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History: Renaldo Nehemiah was the first man to break 13 seconds for the 110mh. He ran 12.93 seconds to set the world record and was number one for four straight years in a row. He has never won an Olympic or World Championship gold medal but he is still considered as one of the greats. • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily.

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Drills Drills Drills with @thetrackqueen "I prefer to earn it, it makes me appreciate it more" @nike 📹: @msfasttwitch • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily...

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Track and Field Fashion..The one and only Gail Devers.... • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily....

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History: Gail Devers won her first International Gold medal at the 1992 Olympic Games which took place in Barcelona. She successfully defended her title in 1996 which made her only the second woman to successfully defend an Olympic 100m title. @imgaildevers. • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily.

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Bounding out of blocks by @marynabekh • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily

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History: During the 1988 Seoul Olympics British Decathlon legend Daley Thompson would provide a moment that would leave the viewing public in disbelief as he took his first attempt to clear 4.60 metres. • • • • • Thompson's pole snapped, shattering as soon as it bent, which caused him to injury his shoulder and his hand and taking Thompson's dreams with it and leaving him with no choice but to withdraw from the competition.. • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily.

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Harry AA showing good shape with his weighted sled pull training... 📽️ (@aikines) • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily...

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Stand together, fall together... #team @desiree_lh and @missashaphilip • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily.

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one of the best to do it, Teddy Tamgho... @teddytamgho • • • • • Follow @nuffinlongathletics for more awesome content daily...

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