New York Is This Coming Sunday

LRC 2013 New York City Marathon Men's Preview: Can Course Record Holder Geoffrey Mutai Hold Off Olympic Champ Stephen Kiprotich And London Champ Tsegaye Kebede? Next Sunday, distance fans will see their the 728 days of waiting for the great marathon that takes place the first Sunday in November in the Big Apple come to an end with a mesmerizing men's race that features the fastest man in history Geoffrey Mutai, London champ Tsegaye Kebede, World and Olympic champion Stephen Kiprotich, five-time WMM champ Martin Lel, and others. What about Meb Keflezighi, Jason Hartmann, Ryan Vail, Jeffrey Eggleston and the Americans?

Recommended Read: Great NY Times Feature on NY's West Side Runners: Marathon as Melting Pot - Striving Immigrants Find Long Distance Running Far From Lonely in NYC Feeling proud of yourself for doubling? Did you do your first run at 4:30 am before working all day as a plumber?
MB: Great New York Times article on New York's West Side Runners - The Ultimate Blue Collar Runners

Other Weekend Results


Doping News

Even Though She Hasn't Competed In Three Years, Sweden's 60H WRecord Holder Susanna Kallur Hopes To Be In Rio 2016


Coaching News

Top Weekend Action *Frankfurt Results

International News

"Unbroken" The Movie With Angelina Jolie And Louis Zamperini Comes Out Christmas 2014

HS News

International Pro News

NCAA Stuff

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    NCAA XC Conference Mania Is Next Week

    LRC 2013 Ivy League Men's Cross-Country Preview: Will Columbia Hold Off Princeton, Which Is Looking For Its Fourth Straight Title? Since there is little action going on this weekend, we thought we'd preview the conference we know best. Are you interested in previewing your favorite conference? Email us.

    LRC 2013 Ivy League Women's Cross-Country Preview: Can Dartmouth And D'Agostino Stop Cornell From Three-Peating?

    2014 USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Might Be In Sacramento

    Kenyan Liliane Jelagat Gets 2-Year Doping Ban Jelagat tested positive for EPO at the Appingedam 10K road race, which she won in 31:54.

    Upcoming Road Action

    Blog It Up

    Good Read: Blog From Irish Olympic Steeplechaser Roisin McGettigan: "The Professional State Of Mind. A Letter To Aspiring Pros." McGettigan analyzes the mental approach you should be taking towards your running and what she says is relevant to runners at any level.

    The Week That Was - Weekly Recap

    LRC Meet America's Two Super Frosh, Super Seniors, Jordan Hasay Versus Emily Infeld, Abbey D. And Kennedy K., Mick Byrne And More Last week, midterms were held for NCAA XC and we break it all down for you with praise for Mick Byrne, Ben Saarel, Sean McGorty and others. We start to think about who is going to win $500,000 in New York next week. Plus if you could coach one runner, Emily Infeld or Jordan Hasay, who would you choose?