LRCMark Wetmore Talks About Emma Coburn's Big Win, Jenny Simpson's Four-Flat And What The Future Holds For Ben Saarel

Wetmore gave his star steepler splits to hit 9:19 and that's what she did. The expected PR came with an unexpected bonus - victory. Plus what is Jenny Simpson focusing on? And what will Ben Saarel run at NCAAs?

Doping News: Xenon Gas Banned

Oscar Pistorius Will Start Mental Evaluation Next Week As The Trial Will Be Postponed Until June 30th He’ll be treated as an outpatient at a mental health institution and be evaluated by a panel of experts.

Let’s Spice Up The Weekend With Some Controversy

 Rio And Glasgow Struggling To Get It Right 

Kenyan News: Kemboi In Trouble With The Law Again

Team USA For World Relays Announced

LRCTeam USA For World Relays Announced: US Women's 4 X 800 Could Get Gold, US Stars Simpson, Symmonds, Centro And Cain NOT Running

The inaugural IAAF World Relays Championships later this month are going to be amazing - US and World records are going to drop and many US medals will be won. Too bad many American stars such as Jenny Simpson, Nick Symmonds and the entire Nike Oregon Project will miss out. 

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Diamond League #2 – Shanghai DL Was Sunday *Full Results *TV/Streaming Info

LRC Miss The Meet? You Can Watch The Meet In Its Entirety On Deman For Free In US Legally (Free For 48 Hours) Or For $10/Month

Emma Coburn gapsWSteeple: LRC Emma Coburn Pulls A Meb: Gaps The Field Early, Runs PR And Stunningly Wins The Steeple In her first steeple of the year, Coburn was brilliant as she ran a PR and got a convincing victory.
*Emma Coburn pulls a Meb – gaps field early and shockingly wins Shanghai DL *EMMA MF COBURN!!!

W1,500: LRC Abeba Aregawi Wins  In 3:58, Jenny Simpson Nearly Breaks 4:00, Runs Second-Fastest Time Of Her Career Not a great day for Treniere Moser and Morgan Uceny. *4:00.4 for Jenny Simpson – Incredibly smart race!!

Stupidity 2#EPICFail M800: LRC Taoufik Makhloufi Sticks Out Tongue And Arms Celebrating His 800m “Win” And Loses As A Result Makhloufi snatched defeat from the jaws of victory as an emerging star, Robert Biwott, arrived from Kenya. The Americans Johnson, Mulder and Sowinski, all struggled. *Hahahah MackDaddy LOSES while celebrating!!!! *Makhloufi What a Jackass

Screenshot (410)M5k: LRC Yenew Alamirew Closes In 53 To Win Men’s 5,000 After this one, we were left wondering, “How did this guy only get 9th in Moscow last summer?”

IAAF Full Meet Recap: Blessing Okagbare Wins Long Jump And 200, But Chinese Hurdler Xie Wenjun Steals Show Justin Gatlin was incredible and Lavillenie had a world leader.

Shanghai Flash Reaction On The Message Board: Official 2014 Shanghai Diamond League Discussion Thread *Justin Gatlin wins Men’s 100m

Full Coverage, Including Pre-Meet News, Can Be Found In Our Shanghai Diamond League Special Section

Great City Games Manchester Were Saturday & Bupa Great Manchester Run (Bekele Vs. Kipsang) Is Sunday *Full Results GreatCity Games

 Paula's Swan Song 

Paula Radcliffe Targeting 2015 London Marathon For Career Swan Song “I guess in a way it’s me being greedy as I just want to finish my career on my own terms.”

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