Boston Is Next Monday

LRC The Experiment: Dathan Ritzenhein Looks to Conquer Boston Marathon With 8-Week Buildup The 36-year-old hasn’t finished a marathon in nearly 4 years but he’s still dreaming of crossing the finish line first. “I thought I was fit enough to win last year,” Ritzenhein says. “It won’t be a failure if I don’t win, but I’m going to go in with that (the win) in mind.”
*MB: At age 36, Ritz wants to win the Boston Marathon next Monday 

This Weekend’s Action *All NCAA Results

Non-Distance News

More Distance Stuff

Non-Distance News


USATF: What To Watch, When And Where In April

Tokyo 2020 News

Looking Ahead

Spring Is Here: Carlsbad 5000 & Cherry Blossom 10 Miler *CB Results

Super Fast 3200s At Arcadia Invitational *Results

Australian National Champs *Live Stream *Results

The 5,000m Diamond League Debate

Random Running Reads

Ultra / Trail News


Weekend Half-Marathon Action

Distance News

Australian Champs Have Been Going On All Week

Week That Was

LRC WTW: 7 Final Thoughts About World XC + Emily Sisson Delivers Is Burundi on its way to being the newest East African distance power? How in the world did the US men lose to Tanzania? Plus Dom Scott went for it big time (and blew up big time) and a look back at Eliud Kipchoge‘s four runs at World XC.

News From Oregon

Boston Is In Less Than Two Weeks

Sprint Stuff

Doping News

LRC Abbott World Marathon Majors And Athletics Integrity Unit Announce Expanded Out-Of-Competition Testing And Investigation Program The WMMs are putting their money into keeping the sport clean. Others like agents and sponsors need to start joining them. *IAAF Statement
*Discussion: Good Idea/Bad Idea: What if marathons/races required agents to pay back the percent of money they earned from dirty athletes?