Jeff Mason is a White House Correspondent for Reuters and the 2016-2017 president of the White House Correspondents’ Association. He was the lead Reuters correspondent for President Barack Obama's 2012 campaign and interviewed the president at the White House in 2015. Jeff has been based in Washington since 2008, when he covered the historic race between Obama, Hillary Clinton and John McCain. Jeff started his career in Frankfurt, Germany, where he covered the airline industry before moving to Brussels, Belgium, where he covered the European Union. He is a Colorado native, proud graduate of Northwestern University and former Fulbright scholar.
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Noah Lyles has a little project in mind once his athletics season ends this weekend and while sprinting may have a part to play, this one moves to a very different beat.
It's been a tough outdoor season for Christian Coleman with only one 100m win, but the world silver medalist says he is ready to turn things around against the "new wave of sprinters" in Saturday's Birmingham Diamond League meeting.
Vin Lananna resigned as chair of Oregon's 2021 world athletics championships on Tuesday saying he wanted to devote more of his time to focus on the future of the sport in the United States.
Track and field's newest endeavour to attract fans to the sport will take place in London next weekend without many of the athletes it values most.
Sprint man of the hour Noah Lyles' next challenge will be a 200 meters in July's Lausanne Diamond League meeting, his coach told Reuters.
No longer is Ronnie Baker that other guy in the fast lane with America's best sprinters.
World sprint champions Justin Gatlin and Christian Coleman will miss next week's U.S. championships and as a result will not be eligible for track and field's new premier event, the Athletics World Cup in London in July, officials tell Reuters.
June 16 World sprint champions Justin Gatlin and Christian Coleman will miss next week's U.S. championships and as a result will not be eligible for track and field's new premier event, the Athletics World Cup in London in July, officials tell Reuters.
Not everyone may know him yet, but there's a new man ready to put "the show" back in track and field.
American 60 meters world record holder Christian Coleman will miss next week's Diamond League meetings in Oslo and Stockholm as he recovers from a hamstring injury, his manager said on Saturday.