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London Is Loaded

2017 Virgin Money London Marathon Women’s Elite Field: Olympic Champion Jemima Sumgong Will Face Mary Keitany, Tirunesh Dibaba, Olympic Bronze Medalist Mare Dibaba And Vivian Cheruiyot In Her Debut The field is stacked as usual with 7 women who have run under 2:21 and also includes Chicago champion Florence Kiplagat, Berlin winner Aberu Kebede and and former London winners Tigist Tufa (2015) and Aselefech Mergia (2010). Team USA will get some representation from Laura Thweatt and Kellyn Taylor.

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RIP¬†Friends And Former Teammates Remember Maribel Sanchez Souther, 41, For Her Vivacious Spirit¬†“She could be very fierce and competitive when she had to be, but she also knew how to be light, very funny, and have a good time with the ordinary things. She thought that whatever had to be done, we might as well make it fun.”

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2017 NYRR Millrose Games Are Feb. 11

Centrowitz_MattFV1-Millrose15LRC¬†Olympic Champion Matthew Centrowitz To Race 2-Mile At 2017 NYRR Millrose Games – Will He Attack Galen Rupp’s 8:07.41 American Record?¬†The 3-time Wanamaker mile champ will be seen for twice as long this year as he’ll clash with many of America’s best, including¬†Ryan Hill, Ben Blankenship, Hassan Mead, Mo Ahmed, Donn Cabral¬†and Ben True.

Winners, Losers And More From Houston

hasay_houston_half_2017_david_montiLRC¬†Jordan Hasay Is Now One Of America’s Best Half Marathoners, Here’s Why She May Be An Even Better Marathoner¬†Wejo claims he didn’t want to hype her up too much, but then drops a Paula Radcliffe comparison.

2017 Houston Marathon WeekendLRC¬†The Winners, Losers And Most Confused From The Houston Marathon: Leonard Korir, Jordan Hasay, Kiya Dandena, Becky Wade, & The US Cross-Country Team We give you the winners (above), losers (those seeking a fast time) and most confused (TV fans) from the Chevron Houston Maraton and Aramco Half Marathon, plus an update on Galen Rupp‘s injury and Paul Chelimo.

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2016 Was A Record Year For Us In Terms Of Traffic – Thanks For Visiting

An Inside Look At How LRC Operates¬†How a Ragtag Crew Of Almost Journalists Created Running’s Most Controversial Website¬†Author Charles Bethea embedded himself with us during the US Olympic trials and got a behind-the-scenes look at how we operate. His article in Outside magazine includes some really nice quotes from Tim Layden, “… their best quality is that they don‚Äôt give a shit about offending people,” and Nick Willis, “It gave me a ton of inspiration. LetsRun is one of the primary reasons high-quality coaching and training have improved in ¬≠America.”
*MB:¬†Long Article on Letsrun… in Outside Magazine

Enjoyed The Article Above? Then Check This Article On LRC’s Founding From Marathon And Beyond¬†In 2009 The LetsRun Phenomenon


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Coming Up In May

Dathan Ritzenhein Will Make His Long-Awaited Debut At River Bank Run 25K On May 13 MLive.com Ritz thinks the 25k distance will be in his wheelhouse as he sees himself as the greatest half marathoner in US history.
*MB:¬†Ritz: “I’m probably the best American half marathoner ever,”

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