In the year 2017, apparently everything has to be political

Lindsay Crouse writing an opinioin piece in the NY Times about Shalane Flanagan entitled, “How the ‘Shalane Flanagan Effect’ Works.”

MB: Shalane Flanagan gets huge opinion piece in NY Times that ends with comparison of her feminism vs. Trump’s feminism

Sunday’s News

NCAA XC Regionals *Results

Action from the Great Lakes Regionl Photo courtesy of Nathan SmurdonLRC Georgetown Stays Home, Utah State Makes History And 6 Other Observations From The 2017 NCAA Regional Action And how about Al Cantello of Navy? In his 50th year as coach, he’s gotten the Midshipmen going to NCAAs for the 2nd straight year.

Syracuse CelebratesLRC Final Men’s Qualifiers For 2017 NCAA Cross-Country Championships The official NCAA list is out. It’s the same as we projected.

Screenshot 2017-11-09 at 5.49.41 PMLRC Final Women’s Qualifiers For 2017 NCAA Cross-Country Championships The #30 and #31 teams ended up being different as Indiana got in at #30 and Eastern Michigan at #31 instead of Missouri and Virginia Tech.

Message Board Talk

LRC BYU Men (By Slimmest Of Margins) And Colorado Women Are Your New NCAA #1s In LetsRun.com Cross-Country Fan Polls The LRC faithful have spoken and we’ve got their votes.

Disturbing College News

More LRC Exclusives

Mary Cain after an xc race last October (photo by Chris Lotsbom for Race Results Weekly)LRC Not Done Yet: Mary Cain Has Been Injured In 2017, Planning On Racing Again in 2018 Cain hasn’t raced or been heard from in almost exactly one year, but LRC has learned she’s planning on racing in 2018. The question now becomes, “How good will she be when she returns?” *Discuss

Shalane Flanagan after winning NYCWTW Flanagan’s Close In NY Was Historically Fast, Jenny Simpson’s Roommate Gets 5th In NY And More What a week. In our weekly recap, we take one last week at the 2017 NYC Marathon and also have an update on new American citizen Sally Kipyego.

Kenyan Marathon Men: Watch Out, Kamworor Says He’s Just Getting Going

More On Shalane Flanagan’s Historic NYC Win

NYC Leftovers

From 3 To 26.2

jorgensen-gwenOlympic Champion In The Triathlon, Gwen Jorgensen, Is Quitting Triathlon To Run Marathons Full-Time, Says Goal Is Olympic Gold Jorgensen ran a 2:41 last year in NY on abbreviated marathon training.

Assorted US Distance News

Reads That We Enjoyed

More US Distance Stuff

LetsSprint.com

LRC’s Tribute To Meb

LRC Meb Memories:  A Generation of Greatness: Our Favorite Moments From The Amazing Career Of Meb Keflezighi Between our race previews and our on-site coverage of Shalane Flanagan‘s shocking victory in NYC, we never found the time to give Keflezighi a fitting sendoff. Here, we take a moment to share our favorite memories of one of the greatest distance runners in American history.
Discuss: Remembering Meb: What was your favorite moment his career?

Looking Ahead To Winter Distance Racing

Sprint Stuff

(Mostly Russian) Doping News


Sunday’s Road Action

Previous European Distance News

Some Big Names Finishing Out 2017 On The Roads

Another High School Star Chooses The NCAA

Pole Vault Star Armand Duplantis Signs With LSU Mondo’s father Greg Duplantis, mother Helena, and brother Antoine all went to LSU.

Sign Of Respect Or A Cheap Money Grab?

Stadium In Kenya May Be Renamed After The Late Sammy Wanjiru Officials hope that renaming the stadium will attract sponsors who will help renovate the aging facility.

Doping News