An American Record Goes Down In Boston

She broke Molly Huddle’s AR from 2015 by 3 seconds to win the race by a dominant 39 seconds.

NCAA XC Heats Up on Friday

The NAU men are still incredible, the women's #1 and #2 NC State and BYU get beat, Colorado is back (both men and women), and the men's individual battle at NCAAs is going to be awesome. Plus we project how the top teams would have fared today if they had all run their studs.

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The Latest on Agnes Tirop's Tragic Death

Agnes Tirop was one of the sport's brightest stars and her life was tragically taken away way too young after she was allegedly murdered by her husband. Jonathan Gault shared remembrances from those in the running world.

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Cain Vs Nike/Salazar

“Salazar told her that she was too fat and that her breasts and bottom were too big,” the lawsuit alleges. 
*MBMary Cain sues Al Sal and Nike for $20 million over alleged abuse 

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The former world XC champ and two-time world 10,000m bronze medalist was only 25-years-old. *Discussion

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    updated Two sub 5:10 miles put away the field as unsponsored Nell Rojas was the top American in 6th.

    Albertson, best known before today for setting treadmill and indoor marathon world bests, had a 2:13 lead at halfway, got caught on Heartbreak Hill but still rallied back for a top 10 showing.

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    Galen Rupp (2:06:35) ran really smart and had a shot to win.

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      Ruth Chepngetich went out on world record pace, faded big time, but hung on to win as Emma Bates executed a wonderful race to finish 2nd, with Sara Hall 3rd.

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      Wejo Talks LetsRun, Top Moments of 2021, Pacing Paula, and Marathons on New Athletics Show

      LetsRun co-founder Wejo was one of the guests on "Love Athletics", a new biweekly youtube show by Anna Legnani, former Deputy Director of Communications at World Athletics, that spans the athletics globe

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