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Feature03 Mar 2018

Reese’s inspiration? To continue to inspire

With a remarkable seven world titles and an Olympic gold medal to her name, it is refreshing to hear that it is in fact inspiring the youth of today --rather than adding to her fame, fortune and athletic resume-- which inspires long jump star Brittney Reese in the latter stage of her career.

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News21 Feb 2018

USA team of 49 announced for IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018

Twenty global medallists, including defending world indoor champions Brittney Reese, Vashti Cunningham and Marquis Dendy, highlight the US team's roster for the IAAF World Indoor Championships Birmingham 2018 from 1-4 March.

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Feature13 Dec 2017

Reese ‘the beast’ is as strong and as motivated as ever

For USA’s Brittney Reese, ‘The Beast’ was born in college but bred in Beijing.

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News21 Jun 2017

World stars face Britain’s best in London – IAAF Diamond League

Thirty-five podium finishers from Rio, including 11 gold medallists, and 10 world champions will compete at the Müller Anniversary Games on 9 July in what could be their final IAAF Diamond League appearance before the IAAF World Championships London 2017 in the same stadium one month later.

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Report27 May 2017

Chespol stuns with world U20 record in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

On the first evening of action at the IAAF Diamond League in Eugene, many had expected the women’s 3000m steeplechase to prove another demonstration by world record-holder Ruth Jebet, but a new star emerged in the form of Kenya’s Celliphine Chespol. The 18-year-old came back from near-disaster at the penultimate water jump to win in 8:58.78, the second-fastest run of all time and a world U20 record*.

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Report18 May 2017

Reese, Rojas and Claye jump to world leads in Guadeloupe

World-leading performances by Brittney Reese in the long jump and Yulimar Rojas and Will Claye in the triple jump were among the highlights at the International Meeting Region de Guadeloupe in Baie Mahault on Wednesday (17).

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News05 Apr 2017

Olympic long jump medallists will clash again in Eugene – IAAF Diamond League

The Prefontaine Classic long jump field includes the three Olympic medallists from last year as they clash once again at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Eugene on 26 May.

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Series12 Sep 2016

First impressions – Brittney Reese

Seven-time global champion Brittney Reese has been the most dominant long jumper of her generation. Here the US athlete talks about a few firsts of significance.

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News10 Aug 2016

Felix, Reese and Taylor looking for more gold in Rio

Three Olympic champions met the media on Wednesday (10) to take questions about their returns to Olympic competition next week.

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Previews08 Aug 2016

Preview: women's long jump – Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Brittney Reese already owns more global long jump titles than any other woman in history. Now she wants another.

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News11 Jul 2016

USA names team for Rio 2016 Olympic Games

Five reigning Olympic gold medallists and five current world champions feature on the US team for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

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News05 Jul 2016

Reese set to return to Lausanne – IAAF Diamond League

Brittney Reese will return to Athletissima on 25 August, seeking her third victory at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Lausanne.

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