2017 London Worlds Will Be Hear Before You Know It

bolt_usainboltpose-world15LRC IAAF Announces 2017 World Championships Entry Standards – Which Ones Got Easier And Which Ones Got Harder? Find out what the pros will have to run, jump or throw if they want to compete in London next summer. Also why is the IAAF sexist

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Chris Derrick rocking it 2014 USA XCWTW Galen Rupp Bombs, Ben True Shines, Meet America’s 13-Year-Old Phenom, The Return Of Chris Derrick And Much More Thanksgiving may be a holiday for most Americans but a ton of US pros decided to go to work and race last week. We break it down and give you the scoop on Mary Cain‘s knee injury.

Usain Bolt Premiere Night In The Books

Distance Profiles / Interviews


Sports Politics: New USATF President Next Week

An Inside Look At What Going Pro Out Of HS Is Really Like

Efraimson_AlexaQ-USAout14LRC New $50,000 BMW Or A $70,000 Lexus? What It’s Like To Go Pro In Track & Field As A Teenager In recent years, Ajee WilsonMary CainAlexa EfraimsonDrew HunterKaylin WhitneyCandace HillVashti Cunningham and the Lyles Brothers have all gone pro early. We take a look at that it entails.

Lots Of The Top Individual Talent Will Be At NXN This Year *Live Webcast Saturday @ 12:30PM ET *Results

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LRC 2016 NXN Girls’ Preview: Fayetteville-Manlius Favored For 10th (!!!) National Title; Consensus U.S. #1 Brie Oakley Takes on 4:07 1500 Runner Kate Murphy in Individual Race American distance fans, it’s time to meet Brie Oakley. Oakley, who only started running last year, posted the top Tully Runners speed rating in six years at the Colorado state meet (32 secs faster than Katie Rainsberger ran in ’15) but Murphy hasn’t lost all fall and has killer track speed. Team-wise, F-M are the favorites but will need all five scorers to run well as there’s a big gap to #6.

Neuqua Valley wore pink singlets at NXN Midwest and embraced the inevitable Victorias Secret comparisonsLRC 2016 NXN Boys’ Preview: Casey Clinger Looks To Make History & Lead American Fork (UT) To Its First National Title No boy has ever won two NXN individual titles, but defending champ Casey Clinger could do just that on Saturday. He’s also the top man on the nation’s top team, American Fork, which will be looking to improve on its runner-up finish last year and win it all in Portland.

GB News

Could We See A Garrett Heath – Mo Farah Rematch? Farah Wants To Run Great Edinburgh XC On January 7th Farah: “I placed second in this race last year and hope to go one better in 2017.”

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Saturday Action

MB: Chris Derrick runs 27:38.69 in Japan, race is dominated by 3:28 man Ronald Kwemoi in 27:33! November is full of intrigue in Japan. Race video available.
*Japan Running News Recap

Drug News: New Fancy Bears Release

NCAA Photo Galleries 1,000+ Photos *Men’s Gallery *Women’s Cross Gallery *NCAA Banquet Photo Gallery

Doping Updates: Chernova Finally Loses Her 2011 Gold

Olympic News

Election Season Isn’t Over Yet

PoleVaultPower’s Becca Peter Interviews USATF Presidential Candidates Jackie Joyner-Kersee And Vin Lananna Read how each candidates responses differed to a series of questions about their views on a variety of issues impacting the sport.

High School XC

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D3 Runner Gets Mauled

deerLRC Video: Deer Collision Sends NCAA D-III Runner Flying During Cross-Country Race If you think a cramp is the worst thing to fear in a race, you’ve never had anyone yell, “Watch out for the deer!”