'Golden Bolt': Japan's centenarian sprinter Hidekichi Miyazaki dies at 108

National Jan 25, 2019

'Golden Bolt': Japan's centenarian sprinter Hidekichi Miyazaki dies at 108

Hidekichi Miyazaki, a Japanese centenarian who set the 100-meter sprint world record for the over-105 age category, has died at 108, a local sports official said Friday. Miyazaki, dubbed "Golden Bolt" after eight-time Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt, died on Wednesday, the official confirmed. The record-breaking ...

Sony to launch training headset for runners

Business / Corporate Feb 13, 2015

Sony to launch training headset for runners

Sony Corp. said Thursday it plans to launch a training headset for runners called Smart B-Trainer that uses music to help runners adjust their pace. The 43-gram device monitors heart rate, calorie consumption and running pace, and even selects songs for adjusting the pace, from ...