Post-NCAA News

NCAA Photos Galore *D1 Men’s Race (514 Photos) *D1 Women’s Race (486 Photos) *D1 Banquet *D1 Post-Race *DIII Men (257 Photos) *DIII Women (185 Photos)


Athletics Weekly Catches Up With British Middle Distance Star From The ’80s, Peter Elliott Elliott is a former Olympic and World silver medalist and now works with the English Institute of Sport and says he’s “slightly envious” of the support today’s athletes get.

Russian Scandal News

NCAA XC: DII, DIII, NAIA

A Legend Passes And We Barely Knew Anything About Him

Mal WhitfieldFrank Litsky Of NY Times Remembers Mal Whitfield: One Of America’s Greatest 800m Runners – 2 Time Olympic Champ AND A Tuskegee Airman Whitfield’s life (2 Olympic golds 1948 and 1952 while serving in the military, being a Tuskegee Airman in a segregated military, and spreading track and field throughout the globe) was pretty amazing. Plus, after he retired from track, he advised a ton of athletes, including Kip Keino of Kenya and Mamo Wolde. He died this week at 91. *LA Times Obit
On The BoardsMal Whitfield – USA 800m Legend – RIP

Interesting Distance News


Lawi Lalang Is Training In Kenya, Focused On Making The Squad For Portland World Indoors Lalang is training with long distance road studs like Eliud Kipchoge, Geoffrey Kamworor and Emmanuel Mutai, but is still focused on the 1,500 to 5,000.


MSNBC Video Interview With Flo Groberg After Receiving His Medal Of Honor
*LRC Flo Groberg Gets The Medal Of Honor And President Obama Talks Running


Ireland’s Fionnuala McCormack (Britton) Will Race For The First Time Under Her New Married Name At Next Month’s Euro XC Champs She’ll try to regain the title she won in 2011 and 2012 after finishing 6th last year.


New York Road Runners To Vacate Fabled Headquarters They’ve been on the Upper East Side of Manhattan since NYC Marathon founder Fred Lebow purchased the building in 1981.

Distance News: Three Months Until The Marathon Trials

Previous NCAA News

Colorado on top of the podium has become a familiar sight

Jumps And Throws

Former Sub-4 High Schoolers Who Are Now Triathletes

Other Distance News

Cheating / Doping News


Stephanie Hightower Appointed Vice President Of NACAC Athletics Association

Great Ethiopian Run And Haile’s Farewell Race

More NCAA Coverage

Russian Doping Updates

Doping: There Will Be No Russia In Portland; Marta Dominguez Finally Banned

More Doping Updates

Kenyan Doping / Scandal Updates

LetsRun.com Investigates

LRCUVA Has Reassigned Banned Doper Martin Maric To Intramural And Recreational Sports - He Won't Coach Throws At UVA This Year

UVA and Mr. Maric still are refusing to provide proof that his initial ban was the result of an "unintentional" act as they claim.
*MB: UVA Coach Serving Doping Suspension


Sprint Stuff

Occupy Athletics Kenya

2015 NCAAs Were Saturday *Results (DI, DII And DIII) *Complete NCAA Coverage

Syracuse CelebratesIn Case You Were Gone Over The Weekend Syracuse “Out-Coloradoes” Colorado For NCAA Cross Crown As Edward Cheserek Makes History Look Easy Colorado and Syracuse were tied at 8k but “Syracuse out-Coloradoed Colorado over the last 2k” to get the crown. King Cheserek crushed Patrick Tiernan the final 2k. Full recap with interviews of Chris Fox, Mark Wetmore, Justin Knight, Grant Fisher, Patrick Tiernan and more.

seidelwinsLRC Molly Seidel Breaks The Foot Locker Curse And New Mexico Makes History The Foot Locker curse is over and the New Mexico women proved themselves to be the greatest women’s team in history as they had the lowest point total in the modern era. Interviews with Seidel, Dominque Scott, Joe Franklin, Anna Rohrer and the Lobos.

More Non-NCAA Weekend Action

 Banquet Photos (Click For Gallery) 

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More On The Russian Doping Scandal


Estonian Heptathlete Grit Sadeiko Joins Eatons’ Training Group  Brianne Theisen-Eaton says she wanted a training partner besides Ashton because it’s often disheartening when he catches onto things so much more easily than she does.


Body Of Missing Belarus Olympic Sprinter Yulia Balykina Found In Forest Her ex-boyfriend has already confessed to the murder. Balykina competed in the 100 and 4 x 100 at the 2012 Olympics, but was banned for doping in 2013.


NBCUniversal Acquires Rights From Defunct Universal Sports Network

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Book Review – The Animal Keepers Is Certainly A Keeper

LRC Book Review"The Animal Keepers" By Donn Behnke - A Terrific Tale Of What It Means To Be A Team

We highly recommend this book - hell, we call it "a triumph" - by Chris Solinsky's high school coach, Donn Behnke. Purchase here5 out 5 stars.