Olympic Sprinters: Why Should I Drag My Toe? Todays Sunday Article is Guest Blogged by Coach Adarian Barr and Mrs Alysson Bodenbach. Written by Adarian Barr and Alysson Bodenbach For more info Contact email@example.com or www.nextlevelathleticsandfitness.com ... Toe drag out of a block start is becoming more and more common amongst elite sprinters. #Asafa Powell #Justin Gatlin #Lolo Jones #Sport #Sprint #Swimming (sport) #Track and Field #Usain Bolt
US sprinter Tyson Gay and Jamaica's former 100m world record holder Asafa Powell have failed drug tests. Gay, 30, the joint-second fastest man over 100m, was notified by the US Anti-Doping Agency on Friday that his A sample from an out-of-competition test in May had returned a positive. The management company for Powell confirmed the 30-year-old had tested positive for a banned substance. Another Jamaican sprinter, Sherone Simpson, has also failed a drug test.