- British Women In London Marathon: No Paula, No Jo, Yamauchi Will Lead The Way!
- Recommended Read: Great Article On Brian Sell As He "Runs Under the Radar" Heading Into Boston
- Kazuhiro Maeda Going For Sub-2:10 Marathon Debut In Tokyo
- Touching Article On Reiko Tosa's "Homemade" Tokyo Marathon Preparations
- Hometown Girl Incerti A Favorite For Rome
- Great Lineup For Rotterdam Marathon On April 5 We're really excited to see Patrick Makau debut against a handful of sub-2:07 men.
- Saucony Places A Port-A-John On Boston Course For Next Month Locals tired of marathon trainees peeing on their shrubbery.
- Good News: 200 Volunteers Step Up To Help Illinois Marathon (April 11) Get Back On Its Feet
- Jo Pavey Is Having A Baby She's out of London. World Champ Bronze Medallist Viktor Röthlin Out Of London Marathon
Interesting Drug News
- French Doping Agency Surprises Lance Armstrong With Hair Follicle Drug Test
- The Great Debate: To Test HSers For Steroids Or Not 0.07% of all tests have come back positive.
- Long Interview With Trevor Graham He just wants everyone to see him as someone who cares deeply about Track & Field.
- Opinion Piece On The Hypocritical Treatment Of Dwain Chambers
- Baseball's "Clean" Savior,
McGwire, Bonds, ARod, Albert Pujols, Then and Now
- Keeping Up With Cheating Athletes Is Costing A Fortune (About Half A Billion US$)
- Italian 9th Placer In 2004 Olympic Marathon Busted For EPO
LetsRun.com's Week That Was This week we break down Galen Rupp's amazing performance at the NCAA meet and tell you how Rupp pulled an Eli Manning. We then tell you how one guy is being paid $50,000 for not making the Kenyan world XC team before introducing you to the 2012 Olympic triathlon champion.
Race Footage And Video Interviews
*Video Of German's 3:55.02 At Big 12 Championships
*Interview With Martin Fagan After His Irish Record Half Marathon
Listen Watch: USATF's Gate River Run Video Watch how the race unfolds and see the inspired and thrilling performances put on by Fam and Tim Nelson.
*Pre- & Post-Race Interview With CPC Champ Sammy Kitwara
Kara Goucher In Great Shape Heading Into Lisbon Half, Salazar Happy For His Athletes' Success Salazar's clients are certainly running well.
World XC Just Over A Week Away!
- They Could Win It: Qatar And Shaheen Ready For Amman Challenges If he wins without the services of his former coach Renato Canova, we'll be a little surprised.
- Twell To Lead British Team In Amman
- Florence Kiplagat Is Inspired, Confident Heading To Amman As Kenyan Team Leader
- Prize Money Payout Structure For XC Worlds
Video Of The Day: White Guys From Wyoming Should Refrain From Dunking If you're having a bad day, this might cure it.
Interesting And Potentially Crucial Battle Brewing Between USOC And IOC Over Money US companies pour a huge percentage of funds into the Olympics and USOC has been getting 50% of all funds handed out by the IOC, and other countries don't like that.
Mo Farah With Great Training Advice: "That's the biggest lesson I've learned from Beijing: you have to listen to your body. It takes time to learn that skill and last year I didn't really have it. Four weeks before the Olympics my body gave me signals to take it easy. But I didn't listen. By the time we got to Macau [the British team's pre-Olympics base] I felt flat and tired."
Coach Of Olympic Silver Medallist Long Jumper Godfrey Mokoena Says He Still Hasn't Been Paid 10% of His Bonus Money It sounds fair to us that coaches deserve 10%. But then we hear of some top runners paying their coaches nothing. LetsRun.com's JK deserves 25%.
Unexpected News: Shalane Flanagan Highlights B.A.A. Invitational Road Mile During Boston Marathon Weekend Fairly big cash prizes will be offered for the road mile. Winner gets $3,000.
Study Of Chinese Athletes Shows Almost 25% Of Them Lied About Their Age To Gain Advantage In Sport Immense pressure to win cited as reason for huge percentage of Chinese athletes fabricating birthdates.
News From Japan
*Japanese Legend Takaoka To Retire After Tokyo Marathon
*Kyoto, Kobe and Osaka Look To Join Tokyo In Hosting Mass Participation Marathons
*World Champs Bronze Winner Ogata Hopes To Make 4th Worlds Appearance For Japan
Help Others / Help Your Kids
Pat Tarpy News
NCAA D1 *Heat Sheets/Schedule/Results
NCAA D2 *Start Lists/Heat Sheets/Results
NCAA D3 *Results
Other College Meets (Outdoor)
*Coastal Carolina Asics Invitational
*Occidental Distance Carnival
*Nike Indoor Nationals From Reggie
*NSIC From Armory
LRC: The Week That Was 2009
*Week 11: NCAA's, Gate River, what Eli Manning and Galen Rupp have in common.
*Week 10: Last chance, European Indoor, D. Chambers and Diamond League
*Week 9: USAs, NCAA conferences, World's Best 10k
*Week 8: Nature vs. nuture, Kenyan XC, RAK half, and an all-time record of sub-4 miles.
Dwain Chambers' Best Friend Christain Malcolm Talks About How Chambers Has Turned His Life Around Shocked to learn he was on drugs, Malcolm has forgiven him.