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Feature29 Apr 2018

Despite setbacks, Lawson’s rise continues

If the electrifying talent of Jarrion Lawson first emerged in 2016, then 2017 provided compelling evidence for the American’s mental resourcefulness.

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Report18 Feb 2018

Lawson and Houston impress at US Indoor Championships in Albuquerque

On a day dominated by qualifying races in numerous track events, the highlight performances of the first full day of the USA Indoor Championships on Saturday (17) came in two of the men’s jumping events.

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Series20 Nov 2017

My greatest challenge – Jarrion Lawson

World silver medallist Jarrion Lawson is among the world’s best long jumpers. The 8.58m jumper says his biggest challenge is the ongoing task of keeping his body intact.

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Series21 Jan 2017

That moment when... Lawson smashed his PB

Emerging sprinter-jumper Jarrion Lawson of the USA is one of the rising stars of global athletics. Here the Olympic long jump bronze medallist talks about the significance of winning the 2014 NCAA indoor title.

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Previews08 Aug 2016

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

Back on Super Saturday four years ago, the famous night when British athletes won three gold medals within an hour at the London 2012 Olympic Games, Greg Rutherford was probably the least expected of the trio to triumph but he has since gone on to prove himself to be the consummate championship performer.

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Report11 Jun 2016

Lawson and Brazier rewrite history at NCAA Championships

Jarrion Lawson and Donavan Brazier were the standout stars on the third day of the NCAA Championships in Eugene, Oregon on Friday (10), with both athletes carving their name into the history books alongside the greats.

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Report16 Mar 2014

World junior pentathlon record for Kendell Williams at NCAA Indoor Champs

Kendell Williams smashed the world indoor junior record* in the pentathlon to provide the highlight the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico on Saturday (15).

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