The King Is Dethroned
“I can say I gave it all.
I did what I could and it was unfortunate that I didn’t win. I got a bronze medal and I accept it and I should congratulate my friend Joshua for winning it. There’s always a next time.”
– Geoffrey Kamworor, two-time defending champ after he finished third at World Cross-Country behind Ugandans Joshua Cheptegei (your new king) and Jacob Kiplimo (silver).
- White men can jump: Matthew Boling currently leads the US HS list in both the long jump (8.03 - 26'10) and 100 (10.22)
- Emily Sisson Runs 30:49 in Stanford 10000m, moves to #3 on US list. Beat Molly Huddle (30:58).
- Meet Directors giving the NCAA the middle finger
- NY Times takes a look at virtual races and how some people pay Disney $145 to run a non-existent series of races
- With Kamworor's loss today, is Kenenisa Bekele the only human to have won a world/Olympic title 6 years in a row or more?
- Brexit: can someone explain the basics of why it's such a terrible thing for "Great" Britain to no longer be part of t
- Redshirt Indiana Freshman Arjun Jha runs 13:56 at Stanford
- Congrats to Jakob Ingebrigtsen for finishing 12th at World Jr XC. He's not afraid to lay it on the line.
- Steph Bruce most impressive performance at World XC?