The Week That Was – Our Weekly Recap

LRCWTW: Someone Break Up The Women Of The Bowerman Track Club, Putting Drew Hunter's Run In Perspective, Much-Improved US 5k Running, And Galen Rupp Imitates Alberto Salazar

This week we also catch up with coaching legends Frank Gagliano and Ron Warhurst, talk about abolishing the US Olympic Trials and wonder if the Russian doping scandal resulted in a murder.

USA And World Indoors Are Fast Approaching

LRCYet Another USATF Controversy? Might Galen Rupp Have To Qualify For World Indoors Out Of The Slow Heat At USA Indoors?

It looks like there may be yet another "A" and "B" heat controversy at USA Indoors this year. Say it ain't so. *Discuss

 More World Indoor News 

Doping Updates – Last Chance For Kenya?

espnLRC ESPN Embarrasses Itself – Refuses To Do Drug Testing At X Games Oslo The bean counting in Bristol is over the top as ESPN, which takes in more than $10 billion in revenue each year, is refusing to drug test in Oslo. Norwegian, IOC and WADA officials are justifiably outraged.

International Distance News

 More Millrose 

Results On One Page

More International Results

Breaking News: Genzebe Dibaba Runs A Race And Doesn’t Set A WR

Genzebe Dibaba Runs 8:22.50 – The 2nd-Fastest Indoor 3,000 In History – In Stockholm Gelete Burka was second in 8:33.76. Aman Wote won the men’s 1,500 in 3:39.

A Legend Talks About A Potential Future Legend

webb-hunter-2016-2LRC Highlight Video of Alan Webb Giving Drew Hunter His Gatorade AOY Award Yesterday It looks like both Alan Webb and Drew Hunter enjoyed themselves.

Newly-announced Gatorade National Boys Cross Country Runner of the Year Andrew Hunter poses with 2004 U.S. Olympian and American Mile Record Holder Alan Webb moments after being presented with his trophy at Loudoun Valley High School on Wednesday, February 24, 2016. Photo Credit/GatoradeLRC Alan Webb Discusses Whether He Thinks Drew Hunter Can Break His Outdoor Record, Why The Flurry Of HS Sub-4:00s Is A Good Thing, And Who Had The Better Career – Himself, Ryan Hall Or Ritz? Alan Webb reveals that he does indeed think Hunter can break his 3:53 outdoor record. As for who had the better career – himself, Ritz or Hall – he pleads the 5th.

Administrative News That Is Actually Interesting

London 2017 Gets A New Figurehead

2017 London Worlds Names Cherry Alexander As New Managing Director She replaces Sally Bolton, who lost out in a power struggle with UK Athletics head Ed Warner, who seems to really be in charge.


Notre Dame Alumni Association Does Lengthy Video Interview Catching Up With Molly Huddle Some interesting insights into Huddle’s early career. You probably didn’t know her HS added XC for her so as a senior she was the only person on the “team.”


Jared Tallent’s Beginners Guide To Walking Toddlers everywhere, this one is for you.


New Study Finds Running Can Help Make You Smarter Among those tested, fitter people were better able to focus on mental tasks.

Field Event Stuff

Weekend NCAA Action *All College Results


Keeping Up With The Eatons

2016 Glasgow Indoor Grand Prix – Mo Farah’s 1 Indoor Race Of 2016 *Results

The fans were happyLRC Mo Farah’s 2016 Track Campaign Gets Off To A Successful Start As He Wins Glasgow 3,000 In 7:39.55 After realizing the British record was out of reach, Mo focused on the win and got it, but Mo only closed in 58.9.

Sprint News

News From Oregon

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