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Don’t Forget The Inaugural SEC Relays 

Texas A&M Starts Off SEC Relays With Collegiate Records In Both Men’s And Women’s SMR Jaevin Reed (50.9), and Jazmine Fray (2:02.3) led the way in the women’s while Mylik Kerley (44.8) and Devin Dixon (1:47.0) led the men.

Many Of The SEC Schools Are Skipping Penn And Drake To Go To The Inaugural SEC Relays The power schools are trying to take over the sport for themselves.
*MB: Pat Henry thinks destroying the Penn and Drake Relays is good for the sport – what say you?
*USTFCCCA Preview Of Inaugural SEC Relays


Reuters Confirms That What’s Been Discussed On The LRC Message Board For The Last Week And A Half Is True

Another “High-Profile” Athlete In Kenya Has Tested Positive On the message board, we’ve been telling you for days that a source told us more names are coming from Kenya and Reuters has confirmed this fact.
*MB: 3 hammers about to drop on Kenya 

Loxsom Confirms He’s No Longer A Beast

Screenshot (136)LRC Cas Loxsom – World’s Fastest Man At 600m – Dismissed From Brooks Beasts, Looking For A Sponsor The mid-d runner, who enjoyed a great indoor season and just won gold at the World Relays, is looking for a new sponsor after being dismissed from the team for violating “team conduct rules on multiple occasions.”
*MB: Cas Loxsom no longer a Beast?

Meet One Of The Investors Behind The Track Town Summer Series

Screenshot 2017-04-26 at 00.35.43LRC Q&A Why Is NASDAQ Chairman Bob Greifeld Investing Some Of His Millions In Pro Track And Field In The US? The super-successful Greifeld is one of the main backers of the Track Town Summer Series. Is he crazy or will he help make track and field more popular and profitable in America?

African Distance News

Pre-Drake Relays News


Coaches Of Winning Athletes At 2017 Worlds Will Also Get Medals Now coaches can really live vicariously through their athletes.

Women’s Running Insights

More Post-London Marathon News

Breaking Barriers

Pole Vault World Champion Shawn Barber Announces He Is Gay Shawn becomes one of the more prominent male gay athletes in the world.

The 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon LIVED UP TO THE HYPE!!!!! *Tracking And Live Results

MB: Official 2017 London Marathon Live Discussion Thread

keitany-21701-OMG LRC Mary Keitany Survives Nearly Suicidal First Half And Blitzes A 2:17:01 To Take Down Paula Radcliffe’s Women’s-Only World Record And Win 2017 London Marathon Running history was made as Mary Keitany ran the fastest marathon ever in an women’s-only race and she did so in mind-boggling fashion as she ran the first half more than a minute faster than any woman in history. Tirunesh Dibaba had a historic run as well, putting herself third on the all-time list in 2:17:56. On the American front, Laura Thweatt had a super impressive run, taking almost 3 minutes off her PR to finish sixth in 2:25:38.
*Mary Keitany Won More Than $300,000 Today $55,000 for the win, $100,000 for sub-2:18, $25,000 for the course record and $125,000 for the world record.

daniel-wanjiru-london-2017-winsWhat A Battle LRC After An Epic Battle, Daniel Wanjiru Outduels Kenenisa Bekele To Win The 2017 London Marathon A great back-and-forth between Kenya’s Daniel Wanjiru and all-time great Kenenisa Bekele saw Wanjiru win a close race in 2:05:48 as he held off a late charge by Bekele.

Outside Coverage

Full Coverage In Our 2017 London Marathon Special Section

Distance-Related Links That Passed Our Stringent Standards Spectators, Use Caution

Looking Ahead: Who Will The US World Marathon Team Be?

Good Read: GB Olympic 4 X 400 Bronze Medalist Anyika Onuora Shares How She Nearly Died From Malaria 10 Months Before The Games Anyika says she is “literally had to learn how to walk again” after being hospitalized and receiving emergency care and is “lucky to be alive.”

Next Month: Super-Deep Field Set For Pre Classic Women’s 1,500 With Seven Sub-4:00 Women The field will include Olympic champ Faith Kipyegon, Olympic silver medalist Hellen Obiri, USA’s Jenny Simpson, Shannon Rowbury, Kate Grace and GB record setter Laura Muir.

Drug News

News From Africa


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Pre-Penn Relays News


Olympic / Bidding News

USATF 1 Mile Road Champs *Results *USATF.TV Live Broadcast

MB: Clayton Murphy and Katie Mackey Win USATF Road Miles at Drake 3:59.96 for Murphy, Riley Masters second; Mackey (4:37.00) beat Amanda Eccleston and Shannon Rowbury.
USATF Race Recap
*Post-Race Video Interviews:
*Murphy *Mackey
*Q&A With Grand Blue Mile Race Director And Former Pro Blake Boldon

Get To Know Recent Pole Vault Prodigy Mondo Duplantis

NCAA Updates