2016 NCAAs *Results *LRC Video Interviews

King Ches completes the triple.LRC NCAA 3,000s: Molly Seidel And Edward Cheserek Remain Utterly Dominant The 2015 NCAA XC champions have added the indoor 5k and 3k crowns to their CVs with ease.

Murphy is an NCAA championLRC NCAA 800 Finals: Favorites Deliver As Clayton Murphy Has To Fight For It; Raevyn Rogers Was Totally Unbeatable The people that we thought would win at the start of the day did, but in contrasting fashion.

Henry Wynne Wins NCAA MileLRC Mile Finals: Henry Wynne Wins By Controlling It From the Front; Kaela Edwards’ Patience Pays Off Virginia’s Henry Wynne and Oklahoma State’s Kaela Edwards got their first NCAA titles.

2016 USAs Day 1*LRC Video Interviews

Screenshot 2016-03-12 at 00.11.59LRC M3k: Ryan Hill Stamps Himself As A Medal Contender & Paul Chelimo Kicks His Way Onto Team USA In A Classic Race Bowerman Track Club tried to rabbit the race to set it up for Hill and Evan Jager but ultimately only Hill was able to take advantage as he claimed his second straight U.S. title in a meet-record 7:38.60. Chelimo was the surprise runner-up while Galen Rupp was eighth 27 days after winning the Olympic Marathon Trials.

Screenshot 2016-03-11 at 23.57.01LRC W3K: Shannon Rowbury Puts Away Field With Ease Over The Final 400 and Turns Focus To Medaling At Worlds Shannon Rowbury dispatched the field with ease the final 400 and now turns her attention to a medal at Worlds. Abbey D’Agostino will join her on Team USA after a strong second-place showing.
LRC 800 Prelims: Favorites Advance, Though Not Without Drama Laura Roesler and Ajee Wilson both faced some trouble in their prelims but ultimately advanced to Saturday’s final unscathed. Boris Berian and Erik Sowinski had an easier time of it on the men’s side.

Screenshot 2016-03-12 at 15.26.58LRC USA Post-Race Video Interviews *Race Videos

LRC Previews: M 800 *W 800 *M 1,500 *W 1,500

There Will Be A New Meet In Jamaica

Glen Mills’s Dream Comes True – A New Meet – Racers Grand Prix – Will Be Held June 6th In Jamaica And Usain Bolt Promises To Put On A Show Bolt and his Racers teammates, which include Yohan Blake, Warren Weir and Zharnel Hughes have all confirmed for the meet. *Reuters Article

Carl Lewis Helps You Get Over Hump Day

 More Sprint/Jump News 

Even More Drug News: Jos Hermens And Alysia Montano Speak

Two More Bite The Dust?

LRC Shannon Rowbury Shares Her Thoughts On 2012 Olympic 1,500 Final – “These Cheaters Rob People Like Me And My Competitors Of Medals” 4 of the 6 women who finished ahead of the American record holder at 1,500 at the 2012 Olympics have been linked to doping.


Latest On The Abeba Aregawi Doping Story

Non-Distance Action

Doping Updates: Aregawi Trying To Get Off On A Technicality

Non USA/NCAA Weekend Action

Our Prediction Contests Go Indoors For The First Time Ever

Screenshot 2016-03-09 at 23.14.15LRC $20,016 USA/NCAA Running Warehouse Distance Prediction Contest What’s the track fan supposed to do this weekend with both USA Indoors and NCAA Indoors? Play in the LetsRun.com Running Warehouse Indoor Prediction Contest that has the USA Indoor distance events + some of the top NCAA events. In a LRC first, we have excluded the USA men’s 800m from the contest.

See Who The LetsRun.com Nation Is Favoring MB: It’s Official: Ryan Hill The Huge Favorite In Tonight’s 3,000m: LRC Running Warehouse Predictions Galen Rupp is the #2 choice, but Matthew Centrowitz is the biggest favorite of the weekend.


Random Stuff On The Boards

Top US Stars In The News

Doping News

News On The Corruption Front

Educate Yourself  Watch The English Version Of The Latest ARD Doping Documentary – “Russia’s Red Herrings”

Russian-Related Doping Headlines

The Russian Doping Trilogy

Distance: David Rudisha Opens His Season

Big Doping News

Ultra Running News

The Week That Was

Double Standard Or Just Business As Usual?

LRCUnbelievable: The 2016 NYRR Millrose Games Wasn't A USATF-Sanctioned Meet

Just over a month ago, USATF told us that Rachel McFarlane couldn't run in the Olympic Marathon Trials as her qualifier didn't come in a USATF-sanctioned event, even if we paid the sanctioning fee ourselves. A month later, someone failed to secure a sanction for the crown jewel of the US Indoor season - the NYRR Millrose Games - but all of the marks will count.

More Distance Results From The Weekend

Financial/Legal News

Is Russia Doing Anything To Change? Did Nike Bribe Athletics Kenya Officials?

Nick Willis Opens Up On Porn

Nick Willis After Winning 2013 Fifth Avenue MileNick Willis Talks About Porn Addiction & Being Porn Free For 2.5 Years and How It’s Helped His Marriage Nick’s post on Facebook is getting a lot of press.
*Editorial: “It takes guts to do what he has done – not just in being public about it, but in facing his own fragility.”

In The USA

$200,106 LRC Running Warehouse Trials Prediction Contest Recap

image1LRC Girl Power! A 13-Year-Old Wins LRC Running Warehouse Marathon Trials Prediction Contest There’s a new generation in the running ranks. 13-year-old Kate Kowalik won our contest and her 11-year-old sister finished in the top 10. Take that, LRC Nation.