Quote Of The Day

– Ultra-runner Pete Kostelnick speaking after breaking the 36-year-old record for fastest run across the United States. Kostelnick finished the 3,067-mile trek in 42 days, 6 hours and 30 minutes (72 miles per day average), breaking the old record by more than 4 days.

Week That Was

mxc_rmac_champsLRC WTW: Props to Notre Dame and Molly Seidel, A 51 Year Losing Streak Comes to an End, Is Mary Cain = Georgie Clarke, and Shannon Rowbury Day in San Fran We drop down to highlight some DII conference action, talk about Mary Cain staying home, Molly Seidel staying in college, and of course drugs.

 

Trans-America Record Goes Down

Ultrarunner Pete Kostelnick Smashes Trans-American Record Averaging 72-Miles A Day For 6-Weeks Along the route Kostelnick battled snowstorms, 35-mph winds and having his support van totaled, but he managed to break the 36-year-old record by more than four days.

Doping / Corruption News

More Weekend Results

Sad Sprint News

Women’s Distance News

Road News: Fast Half Action Set For Sunday

Sprint Stuff: Johnny Dutch Confesses, Bolt Leading AOY Votes

Doping News

RIP Trinity Gay

Dreams Become Reality

jagerweddingLRC Evan Jager’s Fairy Tale 2016 Continues As He Gets Married In Sweden Jager married Sofia Hellberg-Jonsén on Saturday in Sweden. Read about the wedding and how they met.
*MB: Sorry Ladies (And Fellas): Evan Jager Is Married!

Super Fan Polls Are Back – A Vote You Can Be Proud Of

VoteLRC LetsRun.com NCAA National And Conference Fan Polls Now Open – Who Is The National Top 10? Who Comes Out On Top This Weekend? National and conference voting now open.

Jumps And Multis News

Mary Cain Leaves NOP

LRC Mary Cain Leaves Nike Oregon Project – John Henwood (Not Alberto Salazar) In Charge Of Her Training She’s still only 20 and now a full-time student at Fordham.

Mary Cain on her way to a third place finish at the 2016 Boston Mayor's Cup Cross Country (photo by Chris Lotsbom for Race Results Weekly)RRW: “Rejuvenated” Mary Cain Explains Coaching Change Cain says the decision was primarily about location (since she doesn’t plan on leaving NY anytime soon), but that she enjoys Henwood’s hands on approach as he even runs some of her workouts with her.

Discuss: Mary Cain leaves Oregon Project

African News

Weekend Road Action

GB News

Politics / Hosting News: Too Early To Be Talking About The 2028 Games?

Admin / Doping News

Updates On Tyson Gay Daughter Story

On The Roads

5 Of The 6 US Olympians Will Be In NY For The Marathon After All

Men's Team USA for RioRio 2016 U.S. Olympic Marathon Team Invited To Serve As Grand Marshals For TCS New York City Marathon On Sunday, November 6 Galen Rupp won’t be attending due to family commitments.

Who Was The Best In 2016?

IAAF Announces Nominees For 2016 World Athlete Of The Year Ashton Eaton, Keni Harrison and Christian Taylor were the only Americans to make the cut.


LetsThrow.com

Canadian Running News

NCAA News

Doping News: Will Bolt Lose One Of His 9 Gold Medals?

Distance Runner News: Nick Symmonds Wants 1 More

Assorted Distance News

Q & A Time With A Top NCAA Coach

The Huskies rolled at Wisconsin last week (photo courtesy @UWTrack)LRC Q&A: Washington Coach Greg Metcalf Talks About The Win At Wisconsin, A Showdown With No. 1 Colorado At PAC-12s And Whether This Is His Best Team Since The Loaded 2008 Squad Only #11 in the pre-season polls, the Huskies dominated at Wisconsin, putting all seven women in the top 50 and going 1-6 in the open race, and are now #2 in the land. Now it’s on to PAC-12s, which features four teams ranked in the top 11 nationally. The UW staff has already scored the PAC-12 meet on paper; where do they have Washington finishing? Plus should NCAAs be hosted by UW at Chambers Bay golf course (site of the 2015 U.S. Open golf tournament)?

Doping News: Did WADA Hang An Innocent Man?