2014 Foot Lockers *Results

Anna Roher and Grant Fisher

LRC Grant Fisher & Anna Rohrer Become Legends, Win Second Titles One pushed hard throughout, one waited until the final 800, but both were utterly dominant in earning their historic second wins. Where do they stack up in terms of all-time greats?

Foot Locker on the Boards:
*Official 2014 Foot Locker Live Discussion Thread
*Make your predicitions now, When does Grant Fisher break 4:00 and how close to Webb’s 3:53 does he get?
*Footlocker Nationals!! WEST Team, What happened?
*Fisher=Centro, Maton=Rupp 
*Five reasons why I hope Grant Fischer doesn’t win footlocker.

MB: WSJ Does Profile of Bill Aris – Call Him ‘The Lombardi’ of Teen Running

What Happened To Foot Locker Legend Kenny Cormier?

cormiertrophyLRC 10 Years Later: Finding Kenny Cormier 10 years ago today, Kenny Cormier was atop the running world after winning the 2004 Foot Locker National Championship thanks to his legendary 100+ miles per week. Three years later, even though Arkansas coach John McDonnell said, “He had it all – the head, the body,” he was completely out of the sport and joining the Marines. Where is he today? That is a bit complicated.

The Latest Doping Scandal News / You Know It’s A Huge Story When BBC World Is Talking About LetsRun.com

bbcworldLRC BBC World Wants To Know Why IAAF General Secretary Nick Davies Wrote A Passionate Letter To LetsRun.com Instead Of Issuing A More Traditional Statement LRC co-founder Weldon Johnson gives his thoughts. Bad reporting or not, maybe the names should come out.

  • Important Read: Hajo Seppelt Says After Documentaries Airing, He’s Been Flooded With More Info Of Systematic Russian Doping “We did not plan a sequel; however, people are sending us more and more evidence to back the claim there is systematic doping in Russian sport.” He also doesn’t back off claims of an IAAF cover-up. “The IAAF is trying to give the impression that all the details we had were individual blood values. That is simply not the case. There are several readings for each athlete.”
  • Words Of Wisdom From David Rudisha “If your talent is not taking you to that higher level, don’t force it and don’t cheat to get there because it’s not fair even to yourself and it’s not fair to others.”

News From The UK

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 Looking Ahead 

Airing The Sport’s Dirty Laundry

Week That Was

LRC WTW: Double Wins For Bill Aris, Sarah Disanza Rocks It, Jeff Eggleston Goes For It, Paula Radcliffe Improves, And More We recap the week that was and talk about Sarah Disanza rocking it, Jeff Eggleston going for it, Paula Radcliffe improving, Patrick Makau returning and investigate whether Bill Aris is the greatest high school coach ever?

Q&A With 2:10 American Jeffrey Eggleston
*MB: Who says Americans don’t go for it? Jeffrey Eggleston sure did. 2:10 marathoner went out in 63 at Fukuoka last weekend!!

Interesting Reads

IAAF / Russian Doping Scandal News Continues

 Honolulu Marathon Is Sunday 

 Catch Up On More Olympic Reform News 

Pro News: Zatopek 10K

The Triple Jump Might Be Safe, But Not The 10K

Latest IAAF Scandal News

US News

News From The USA