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A New Fall Classic? *Free Stream

LRC HOKA NAZ Elite Wins Inaugural Michigan Pro Ekiden In 2:10:11 In his first event in the HOKA NAZ Elite singlet, Tyler Day ran a 28:46 opening leg to give his team the lead and they never gave it back.
*MB: Official Michigan Pro Ekiden Prediction Thread

2:11:46 Wins Canadian 42.2k Relay Event An all women’s team that included the national record holders in the 10k (Natasha Wodak) and marathon (Malindi Elmore) ran it 2:22:39.

African Road News

Tokyo 2020 And Russian Cyber Attacks

An Important Look Into A Key Part Of The Anti-Doping Movement

LRC 2020 Has Been The Year Of Whereabouts Failures. Why? (Unlocked for all readers) Nine athletes – including recent world champions Christian ColemanSalwa Eid Naser and Elijah Manangoi – have been suspended for whereabouts failures in 2020, compared to two in all of 2018 and 2019 combined. What’s going on?

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News From The UK


HS News Top Three NJ Boys HS XC Teams Clash At Holmdel – CBA Wins In A Rout

Why Isn’t There A Movie About Her?

Recommended Read Wyomia Tyus: Still Fighting For Recognition As The First Back-To-Back Olympic 100m Champ Did you also know she protested racial inequality before John Carlos and Tommie Smith?

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Salwa Eid Naser Cleared

LRC Analysis Why Was Salwa Eid Naser Cleared? Everything You Need To Know About Her Whereabouts Case On 4 different occasions in a 365-day span, drug testers were unable to test Salwa Eid Naser, the third-fastest woman in history at 400, and yet she’s been cleared to compete. Find out why here.

An Unofficial National Champs In 2020?

High School Cross-Country National Invite To Take Place December 5th In Texas With the 2 traditional XC national champs both cancelled in 2020, Lubbock Christian University is stepping up to host a National Cross-Country Invite December 5th for high schoolers.

Jamaican News

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Women’s Pro News

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Ultra Running Action


2020 World Half *Results *Men’s Preview *Women’s Preview *Course Map *TV/Streaming

LRC Jacob Kiplimo UPSETS Joshua Cheptegei, Wins 2020 World Half Marathon Champions In 58:49 Wow. Joshua Cheptegei was viewed as the new GOAT, now he may not even be the best guy in his  country. Is Cheptegei-Kiplimo the new Federer-Nadal? Plus 5 More thoughts on Jacob Kiplimo’s win at the 2020 World Half.

LRC Peres Jepchirchir Sets Women’s-Only World Record Of 65:16 To Win 2020 World Half Marathon Championships Jepchirchir joins Tegla LoroupePaula Radcliffe and Lornah Kiplagat, as the only women with two World Half titles. Plus who is the German that won the silver?

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