Kenyan News: Jeptoo Requests “B” Sample Test

 Updated NCAA Rankings 

 Bidding For The Games 

Post 2014 TCS New York City Marathon News *Results (Updated) *Photos

 Championship News 

Rita Jeptoo’s “A” Sample Tests Positive

Rita Jeptoo smashed the course record in Boston by 1:46

LRC “A” Sample Of World’s Best Female Marathoner – Rita Jeptoo – Comes Back Positive For EPO, $500,000 WMM Award Ceremony Postponed  Jeptoo, currently the best female marathoner in the world, was supposed to be in NYC this weekend to pick up her $500,000 WMM payday after winning 4 straight WMM (Boston twice, Chicago twice), but the ceremony has been postponed.
*LRC Looks At Jeptoo’s Career In Story Above *WMM Statement

LRC Rita Jeptoo’s Agent And Coach, NYC Marathon Pros, & Paulepocheatsa Radcliffe React To News Of Jeptoo’s Positive “A” Drug Test The agent and coach of the world’s top marathoner Rita Jeptoo expressed shock and surprise along with many of the top pros at Jeptoo’s positive test. Jeptoo’s agent said he may have an idea who gave her drugs if she did do drugs.

Discuss On The MBRita Jeptoo tests positive
*Jeptoo busted, WHO is next?

Saturday’s NYRR Dash To The Finish Line 5K *Results

RRW: Olympians Donn Cabral And Gwen Jorgensen Win NYRR Dash To The Finish Line 5K Cabral won in 14:24 as World Triathlon champion Jorgensen ran 16:03.

US Distance News: New Beer Mile WR

Upcoming: Ryan Hall’s First Race In 5 Months

 Paralympic News: Oscar P Case Appealed 

 Sprints / Jumps 

2014 TCS New York City Marathon *Tracking *Results *Photos

Screenshot (557)LRC  Wilson Kipsang The World’s Best Marathoner, Meb Keflezighi Impresses, 3 Americans In Top 10: Six Thoughts On The 2014 TCS New York City Marathon It came down to the final quarter and Wilson Kipsang was too good. Meb was top American in 4th. Top 40 results including Mark Coogan and German Silva in 39 and 40th.
*Interviews With Meb, Ryan Vail, Nick Arciniaga
*Top Results
*NY Times Recap Of Men’s Race *IAAF

LRC Official 2014 TCS New York City Marathon Live Discussion Thread Blow by blow as it’s happening.

More Marathon On The Boards: 

Late Night/Early Morning – Pre-Marathon Reading: LRC Renato Canova, One Of The Top Distance Coaches In The World, Writes About Rita Jeptoo And Doping In Kenya Canova coached Jeptoo when her career started.

Non-NYC Weekend Action

 Non-NYC News 

Our Weekly Recap – Better Late Than Never

WTW Don’t Believe Doug Logan, Mbulaeni Mulaudzi Dies Too Young, 40-Year-Old Aces, And Jeff Nelson (Not Austin Tamagno) Is Still The Fastest Ever At Mt. SAC This week, we tell you not to believe everything Doug Logan (or the NY Times) tells you, remember Mbulaeni Mulaudzi at his finest and recall his stunning victory over a totally stacked field in 2009, determine that Jeff Nelson, not Austin Tamagno, is still the greatest in Mt. SAC history, and much more.

 More Pro News 

Official TCS NYC Marathon Highlight Video (If you only want marathon highlights, skip to the 1:30 mark)

Pro Distance News

 UK Lottery Funding Released 

 More On Jeptoo Doping 

NCAA XC Conference Action *Full NCAA XC Results *LRC Previews: *Big 10s, PAC-12s, Heps Men, Heps Women, ACCs *LRC Polls

More NYC News

The Americans in New York 2014

2:19 is fast

LRC 41-Year-Old Deena Kastor Ready To Take Names And Inspire In NYC: “To call it (running) a job is a joke.” Deena Kastor is the Queen of America’s current marathoners and on Sunday she could prove to be one of the best as she’s running tremendously in 2014 with the “running as a lifestyle” mantra.


LRC The Good, The Bad And The Ugly From Last Year’s New York City Marathon Broadcast On ESPN2

Full Coverage In Our  2014 TCS NYC Marathon Special Section