Tiffany Porter: hurdler, Olympian, scientist

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Great Britain’s 100m hurdler Tiffany Porter is both a world bronze medallist and a qualified pharmacist. SPIKES catches up with Porter to talk about her love of science and its impact on her career.

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If I could change the rules…

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SPIKES asked three US track and field stars, Jenny Simpson, Will Claye and Queen Harrison, to tell us what they’d change if they were in charge of the sport for the day.

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Brianna Rollins on the perfect season

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US 100m hurdles sensation Brianna Rollins reveals how she put together an unbeaten 2013, culminating in world championship gold.

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Tiffany Porter: I almost quit track and field

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Find out how British 100m hurdler Tiffany Porter used two years of major championship heartache – and a new coach – to fire herself to a new PB and a medal at the Moscow 2013 World Championships.

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NEW WR! How Sally Pearson smashed the egg and spoon record

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Last summer Sally Pearson ran a blistering 12.35 for 100m hurdles gold and the Olympic record. Last week, she went one better and set a new world record. Pearson ran the egg and spoon 100m in 16.59 on the streets of Sydney, and explains to SPIKES how an uber-competitive streak and a background in three-legged races helped her to… er, crack the WR.

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How will pro athlete Tiffany Porter spend her off-season?

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World 100m hurdles bronze medallist Tiffany Porter has just put an end to a long, successful season at the Great City Games in the UK, so SPIKES asked her what she’s most looking forward to during the off-season…

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When SPIKES met Sally

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Ahead of her mission to Moscow SPIKES had the pleasure of bouncing around (literally) with World and Olympic 100m hurdles champion Sally Pearson. Here’s what happened…

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Fantasy athletics with Bolt, Ennis, Rudisha, Dibaba & Pearson

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Wouldn’t it be great to see just how far certain athletes would go if they dedicated themselves to a different event? SPIKES picks five athletes that we’d love to see unleash their talents on another discipline… 

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Joanna Hayes: Get your kits off and customise

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2004 Olympic 100m hurdles champion Joanna Hayes wants to see athletes wearing customised kits. 

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