Week That Was

Screenshot 2018-04-03 at 23.21.50LRC Jake Robertson, Ce’aira Brown, Nijel Amos, Sydney McLaughlin, Cruz Culpepper, Tom Walsh Impress, Plus More Proof Galen Rupp Is Very Fit Sports Gene gets a boost this week and John Calipari is talking track not basketball.

Non-Distance News

Hayward Field Updates


Stanford Invitational *Stream / Results

LRC Gwen Jorgensen Wins Stanford 10,000m In 31:55, Easily Defeating NCAA 3,000/5,000 Champion Schweizer


Commonwealth Games Start Next Week

News From Japan

Previous US News

Week That Was

Drug News

Mid-D News

Commonwealth Games Have Opened

Post-Weekend NCAA Updates

Road News

The 2018 Commonwealth Games Open April 4th

Post-World Half News Of Note

Interesting Reads From Europe

International News

Sprints And Jumps

British MPs Have Threatened To Reopen Inquiry Into Seb Coe’s “Very Murky” $17 Million Deal During The 2012 Olympics There are conflict of interest concerns as Coe’s company “made a fortune at the Olympics” while Coe was the chairman of the London 2012 organizing committee.

US Winter Olympians And Paralympians Visiting The White House Next Month

LRC Debate

Talbotcox-Stanford-30LRC 5 Months In, After 31:55 10,000m Win, LetsRun.com Analyzes Gwen Jorgensen’s Olympic Marathon Dreams Will Jorgensen be a force in 2020 in the marathon? We debate.
Discuss: After 31:55 10k Win in Stanford, how do you assess Gwen Jorgensen’s Olympic chances?

Sports Illustrated Q&A With Gwen Jorgensen On Her Move To Marathoning Asked to respond to the LRC analysis giving her no chance to win marathon gold, Jorgensen gave a great reply: “If someone else showed me my PRs on paper and said this person wants to win Olympic gold, I’d probably laugh [too].”

NCAA & US Action *Texas Relays Stream / Results *Florida Relays Stream / Results *Raleigh Relays Stream / Results *Other NCAA Results

Jacob Despard And Elizabeth Forsyth Win Stawell Gift, Australia’s Richest Foot Race The 120m handicap sprint race on grass awards $30,700 to the winner. Devon Allen competed, but went out in the semis.
*Recap And Video From The Australian Forsyth, a university “beach sprinter” said she told her family not to come because she didn’t think she had a chance to win. *Results

Ultra Corner

Previous US/NCAA Track News

Previous NCAA News

Interesting International Reads

Previous Commonwealth Games News

RIP News