Nick Willis Shares His Wisdom

Nick Willis After Winning 2013 Fifth Avenue MileLRC Nick Willis Q&A, Part II: The Importance Of Moderation, Taoufik Makhloufi’s Absence & Asbel Kiprop’s 5K Potential Willis reveals how he learned his come-from-behind strategy at the 2002 World Juniors in Jamaica – “conserve your energy throughout a race as much as possible and then you let rip on the last lap.”
*MB: Nick Willis shares his wisdom with LetsRun.com

LRC Nick Willis Q&A, Part I: His Abbreviated Buildup For Worlds, The Key To His Longevity, And The Brilliance Of Jenny Simpson 

Cheserek Gets Paid

Edward Cheserek Signs Endorsement Deal With Skechers One of the greatest collegiate distance runners in history, who made his name at a school synonymous with Nike, has signed with Skechers – just as the letsrun.com message board predicted way back on August 21st – actually, make that August 11th.

2017 Diamond League / Track Season Review

Bolt Updates

2017 Brussels DL *Full Results *TV & Streaming Information

kipruto-wins-gettyLRC 2017 Brussels Diamond League Recap: World Champs Conseslus Kipruto, Faith Kipyegon And Hellen Obiri Earn Diamond League Titles In the men’s steeple, Evan Jager went for it but ran out of steam while Jenny Simpson ran a big seasonal best in the 1,500 but got smoked. *FULL RESULTS

lyles-noah-brussels-2017-1America’s Next BIG Track Star Is Here LRC 20-Year-Old Noah Lyles Wins 2017 Diamond League 200 Final In Brussels How do you spell “total stud”? NOAH.


Recommended Read: The Guardian Profile On GB’s Colin Jackson – Phenomenal Athlete Who Came Out As Gay At 50 Jackson set a 110H WR at 12.91 that stood for more than a decade and he still holds the 60H WR.

Other News

The Men Of The 800

2017 New York International Field Released

keitany-wins-londonMB: Defending Champs Lead The Way In New York’s International Field  Including Ghebreslassie, the men’s field features 6 sub-2:08 guys including Desisa and Kamworor. Including Keitany, the women’s field features three sub-2:20 women and five sub-2:22s.

Road News: Bekele Joins Berlin

More Miler News – David Torrence Mile *Results *Streaming

li-ohareLRC Results: Emily Lipari and Chris O’Hare Win Hoka One One Long Island Miles In the men’s race, Chris O’Hare held off Nick Willis as the three WC finalists went 1-2-3. Brenda Martinez led the women’s race virtually the entire way before being gunned down in the final meters.
*MB: Official 2017 Hoka One One Long Island Mile Discussion Thread.

More Distance News

Some Idolize Bolt, Others Do Not

A Bunch More Nice Reads On David Torrence

Hurricane News

Jamaica / Bolt Updates

Fall Marathon Season Is Near

Doping Updates

Not Your Everyday News


Doping / Corruption News

Drugs/Corruption

Non-Distance Post-Worlds News

General Distance News

Drug News

LRC Opinion

Farah_MoBot1-Zurich17LRC Week That Was: Mo Farah’s Epic Track Career Is Over, Ajee Wilson’s Incredible 2017 Continues, Plus Usain Bolt And Conor McGregor We look at all the action on the track plus a look at the 2017 Chicago Marathon field again.

IMG_2768LRC “I Love Pre, But This Meet Was Better”: A First-Timer’s Thoughts On Weltklasse Zurich Jon Gault shares his experience of the Diamond League finale.

Pre-Brussels News

LRC 2017 Memorial Van Damme Preview: Jager & Kipruto Chase Sub-8:00, Jenny Simpson Tries To Turn It Around, Amos & Obiri Look To Cap Dominant Seasons All great things have to come to an end and the 2017 IAAF Diamond League season concludes with the 2017 Memorial Van Damme in Brussels on Friday. We break it down for you.

Masters News

Track Season Is Winding Down *Zagreb Results