Nike Civil War At 2018 USA XC

Hasay is not running on women’s side

– Saturday should be amazing for distance fans and it all starts at the 2018 USA XC Champs. Update: Hasay has tweeted out she has opted for a hard week of training and isn’t running.

Super Saturday Is Here *USA XC Results *Millrose Results *All Weekend Results

MB: Official Super Saturday Track Discussion – IAAF Karlsruhe, Camel City and Millrose
*MB: What’s the flat track WR? King Ches just ran 3:53.85 at Camel City!

Emily Infeld winsUSA XC LRC Emily Infeld and Leonard Korir Prevail In Thrilling Duels To Win 2018 USATF Cross Country Championships Former NCAA xc champs Molly Seidel and Galen Rupp put up big fights in trying to win their first US xc titles but came up a little bit short. *Results
*MB:  Official 2018 USA XC Live Discussion Thread 

ches-winsCamel City LRC Edward Cheserek Runs 3:53 on a Flat Track, Paul Chelimo Wins $10,000 and Rachel Schneider Wins Even More ($12,000) King Cheserek was sensational in one race and Schneider utterly dominant in two – just 35 minutes apart.

2018 IAAF World Indoor Tour Starts Saturday in Germany *Start Lists / Results *Free Stream at 12 noon ET

IAAF Preview: Genzebe Dibaba And Yomif Kejelcha Highlight Karlsruhe Distance Action On Saturday World indoor champ Kejelcha leads the 3000 with Olympic 5000 bronze medalist Hagos Gebrihiwet and Silas Kiplagat. In the 1500, Dibaba faces German star Konstanze Klosterhalfe (3:58.92), Winny Chebet (3:59.16) and Poland’s European champ Angelika Cichocka.

Paula R Offers Mo Some Advice

Paula Radcliffe says that Mo Farah is going to have to change his for if he’s going to be good at 26.2 “Like Kenenisa and Haile, he’s going to have to change the way he runs. He’s got that track runner’s long, loping stride and high kick-back. He’s not that efficient for a marathon runner.”

Outside Millrose Coverage

Week That Was

LRC WTW: Boston Vs. London – Who Has The Edge? Is Nike’s 4% For Real? Is Mo Farah 2.0 Already Here? And Free Coaching Advice For Paul Ereng This week we wonder if we’ve already found Mo Farah‘s replacement, prove that life isn’t fair, compare the 2018 Boston and London Marathon fields, beg Paul Ereng to let Michael Saruni do the World Indoor/NCAA double, rave about the domination of the Nike 4%, introduce you to Ethiopia’s budding 1,500 star, and bemoan the fact that hardly any American women run the marathon before they are 25.

Field Event News

Other Random News

Mid-Distance News

The World’s Biggest XC Fan

fanLRC Meet Mr. Cross-Country, The Sport’s Biggest Fan Cross-country’s biggest fan, Michael Mahon, resides in Massachusetts, where for the past 33 years he has traveled to over 1,747 career meets, bag of cans in tow. And he doesn’t plan on stopping anytime soon.
*Michael Mahon – Mr. Cross-Country – Share Your Favorite Story Here

Millrose Pre-Meet  News

LRC Millrose Press Conference: Nick Willis Not Letting Flu, New Baby, ‘Old’ Age Stop His Millrose Dream, Kate Grace Says Bowerman Transition Has Been Tough, Vashti Cunningham Says Go Eagles + Emma Coburn, Josh Kerr, Robby Andrews, Ben Blankenship, Colleen Quigley, Tori Bowie, Omar McLeod, Asafa Powell, Aries Merritt.
*RRW Kate Grace Is Ready For Her First Race As Nike Bowerman Track Club Athlete

LRC 2018 Millrose Preview: Willis Tries to End His Mile Drought, Korir vs. Brazier vs. Murphy in a Stacked 800, & Much, Much More An incredible Saturday for track and field fans will come to an end with a fantastic NYRR Millrose Games – the 111th edition.

Download/Stream Now Track Talk Podcast: We 1st Get You Ready For Millrose, USAXC, Camel City Then Look Back at Dec and January Before Sharing What We Are Most Looking Forward To in 2018 As A Whole Track geeks delight. 1hr and 42 minutes. 1hr and 7 minutes on Super Saturday and then 35 minutes on a look back at the end of 2017 and look ahead to the rest of 2018.

Eugene 2021 Under Investigation

Drug News: A Sad Day For The Fight Against Doping

US Non-Distance News


LRC Preview

The Non-Millrose Action LRC Weekend Preview: Rupp And Hasay At USA XC, Ches, Engels, And A Lot Of $$$ At Camel City, & Fast Races In Karlsruhe The Super Bowl may be on Sunday but we are calling Saturday “Super Saturday” as there is going to be incredible action taking place all day long across the globe. If you are a distance fan, you might as well cancel your plans as there is going to be riveting action all day long.
*MB: What a weekend. Rupp and Hasay go for XC titles, Engels vs Ches at Camel City + Millrose
*MB:
 Rupp & Hasay to run 2018 USA Cross Country Championships
*Update: Jordan Hasay opts for training – won’t race
*D3 star Emily Richards (2:00.62 pb) is running Camel City 800
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USATF’s USA XC Champs Preview

Non-Distance News

Women’s Distance News

International Pro News

LetsSprint.com

High School Coaching Legends

The coaches: Dan Iverson, Jonathan Dalby, Doug Soles, John O'Malley, Joan Hunter (l-r)LRC 10 Things I Learned From The Best High School Cross-Country And Track Coaches In America LetsRun.com’s Wejo flew to Boulder to hear from the high school top XC coaches in America Joan Hunter (#1 team), Dan Iverson (#2 team), Jonathan Dalby (#3 team) and John O’Malley (Foot Locker champ). What did he learn? A lot.
Discussion: “I attended a clinic with the top high school cross coaches in the country: ask me anything.”