Week That Was

Allyson Felix WheatiesLRC WTW: More Madness From The World Half Champs, Colleen De Reuck Still Has It, Some US Road Action And Should The IAAF Change The World Track Champs? We tell you everything going on in the running world, including Allyson Felix being on a Wheaties box.

LRC Running Warehouse Worlds Contest Recap

brooks running warehouseLRC Doping Scandal Comes To LRC $200,015 Running Warehouse World Indoors Prediction Contest Doping has tainted our contest but you still can meet the interesting winners who make up LRC and win our contests.

Recommended Read: Take An Inside Look At The “No-Frills” Kenyan Training Camp Where Champions Eliud Kipchoge And Stephen Kiprotich Live And Train Kipchoge and Kiprotich have the money to live a fancy, modern lifestyle, but choose to live in bare bones conditions, sharing small rooms with other runners and doing their share of communal chores as their optimal training environment.


Track Coach Problems

Track Officials In Ohio Struggling To Find Somewhere To Purchase Blank Cartridges For Their Starting Pistols Apparently manufacturers aren’t concerned with making blanks because track officials/coaches are the only people who want to buy them.

Your Help Is Needed

LRCEthiopian Distance Runners Need Your Help After Truck Plows Into Them, Killing One And Severely Injuring 4 Others - Please Consider Donating To Their Recovery

One Ethiopian runner is dead, another is in critical condition after a truck plowed them over on a training run on Saturday. Help them now. *Donate here.

Some Pretty Absurd Doping News

Upcoming Track Action: American Fans Gets Excited For Drake Relays

Doping News

Non-World Half Action *All Weekend College Results

Better Late Than Never United Airlines NYC Half Photo Gallery


Distance Stuff

Which US Meet Will Join The Indoor Diamond League Circuit?

IAAF World Indoor Tour Will Expand In 2017 And 2018 The NBIGP is the lone indoor US meet on the Tour – which is turning into the Diamond League of the indoor season – but a 2nd US meet will be added for 2018 (Dusseldorf, Germany is being added for 2017).

US Stars In The News

College News

TV Is Good

Good Read: Ben True Started Dating His Wife, Professional Triathlete Sarah True, In Part Thanks To A Broken Toe Which Forced Him To Cross Train With Her The Trues explain the pros and cons of being married to a fellow pro endurance athlete.

Molly Huddle A Top Story On Deadspin: “If You See Something, Say Something. Unless It’s About A Fellow American” The writer doesn’t think Huddle should have been so indignant about people questioning whether she should have been DQed at the NYC Half.
*MB: Molly Huddle Interference? Should Huddle have been DQd for flailing her arms out?

You Won’t Be Seeing The Alternative New Zealand National Flag In Rio Many athletes were behind the change in the NZ flag since theirs is often confused with Australia, but the vote was 56.6% for the original flag.

First Impressions Q&A With Greek Pole Vaulter And Stanford Alum Ekaterini Stefandidi Stefanidi talks about her first coach, first competition, first injury and other random things.

Elite Preps Making Waves

The Random And The Crazy


 HS Action: 

Doping Related News


Farah_MoBoltPose-LondonDL15LRC What About The Sport? Big Praise For Mo Farah; The IAAF And Abbott World Marathon Majors Needs To Improve Their Broadcasts How can we improve our sport? By taking one little step after another.

More From The Weekend

2016 World Half *Results

Geoffrey Kamworor Wins 2016 World Half MarathonLRC A Legend In The Making: Geoffrey Kamworor Dethrones Mo Farah Despite Falling And Getting Trampled At World Half Marathon Championships This race more than lived up to its hype thanks to a terrible fall at the start. That didn’t stop Geoffrey Kamworor from defeating Mo Farah.

"IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships"LRC 22-Year-Old Peres Jepchirchir Arrives On The Scene As World Half Marathon Champion And Rio Medal Contender At 10,000 As The Kenyans Dominate The US women, led by top-15 showings from Janet Cherobon-Bawcom and Sara Hall, were 5th.

The Good And Bad In Track And Field

US Junior Heptathlon Champ Ashlee Moore Leaves Oregon Moore has moved home to Arizona and is training for the OT.

Previous World Half News

Distance News From The UK