Is Sha’Carri Richardson running tonight? Updated schedule, results at 2024 U.S. Olympic team trials

Three years and plenty of heartache later, Sha’Carri Richardson is again on the cusp of an Olympic bid.

The 24-year old rose to prominence as an NCAA champion in the 100m dash, becoming one of LSU’s greatest sprinters in the process. She carried that momentum to a place on Team USA for the 2021 Tokyo Olympics, only to see the opportunity vanish after she was suspended for a positive marijuana test in the lead-up to the Summer Games.

Richardson was one of the world’s best sprinters when she was handed the punishment. She has maintained that status in the years since, capturing the title of world’s fastest woman after winning gold in the 100m and 4x100m relays at the 2023 World Athletics Championships.

A solid showing at this year’s Olympics would add to Richardson’s comeback story while opening her up to legions of new fans.

Before all that, though, she must qualify for the Big Dance. Here’s what you need to know about Richardson’s participation in the 2024 U.S. Olympic track and field trials.

MORE: USA Olympic track and field trials daily schedule and TV coverage

Is Sha’Carri Richardson run tonight?

Richardson is slated to take part in the first round of the women’s 100m dash on Friday, June 21.

If she advances past the qualifying stage Friday, she’ll return to the track for Saturday’s 100m final, where she’ll get a chance to punch her ticket to Paris.

A short hiatus will await her after the 100m runs before she participates in the 200m dash competition starting on June 27.

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Which races will Sha’Carri Richardson run at the Olympics?

Richardson has yet to clinch a spot in the 2024 Paris Olympics. She’s competing in the 100m and 200m dash at the U.S. qualifying competition.

If she earns a top-three finish in the 100m or 200m dash — assuming she meets the Olympic standard in either event (or both) — she’ll automatically earn a spot in that race come Paris.

Here’s a breakdown of her performances in this year’s Olympic trials:

Event Place Time
Women’s 100m
Women’s 200m

Sha’Carri Richardson USA Olympics track and field trials schedule

Friday, June 21

Event Time (ET) Channel
Women’s 100m Round 1 8:53 p.m. NBC, Peacock, Fubo

Saturday, June 22

Event Time (ET) Channel
Women’s 100m Semifinal 9 p.m. NBC, Peacock, Fubo
Women’s 100m Final 9 p.m. NBC, Peacock, Fubo

Thursday, June 27

Event Time (ET) Channel
Women’s 200m Round 1 8:51 p.m. NBC, Peacock, Fubo

Friday, June 28

Event Time (ET) Channel
Women’s 200m Semifinal 10:06 p.m. NBC, Peacock, Fubo

Saturday, June 29

Event Time (ET) Channel
Women’s 200m Final 8:27 p.m. NBC, Peacock, Fubo


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