2019 IAAF World Cross Country Championships

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Aarhus, Denmark
March 30, 2019

World XC Photo Essay: The Sights and Flavor of World Cross Aarhus 2019

Team LetsRun Aarhus Report: Read About Kelsey Bruce & Matt Crowe's World XC Experience

When I woke up last Monday morning, I had never heard of Kelsey Bruce or Matt Crowe. Five days later, I was cheering them on at the World Cross Country Championships in Aarhus, Denmark.

Won and Done: Hellen Obiri Wins Her First (And Last) World Cross Country Title

Redemption: Joshua Cheptegei Conquers Kiplimo, Kamworor, and the Course to Become World Champion

Seb Coe loves World XC and wants more participation -- but if that is to happen, he needs to change his approach

Courtney Frerichs Is Excited for the Challenge of 2019 World XC: "It’s Going to Be an Experience that We’re Going to Remember for the Rest of Our Lives"

USA XC Legend Lynn Jennings on Aarhus Course: "The Best and the Toughest Cross Country Course I Have Seen"

From 15:40 in College To 13:57 At Age 28, Meet Matt Crowe, the LetsRun.com Men's Entrant To 2019 World Cross Country

Crowe is 28-year old American with a 13:57 PB who is currently living in London. The story of how he got there, going from 15:40 in college to 13:57, is incredible.

2019 World XC: A Tour of the Toughest Cross Country Course We've Ever Seen

It's also the toughest course that Shalane Flanagan or Tim Hutchings has seen as well.

RRW: USA Champion Shadrack Kipchirchir Focused on Team Medal at World Cross

"Most important thing is to win as a team, to podium as a team. We're going to go for a win, but the worst-case scenario we'll go for the bronze."

LRC Goes to 2019 World XC: Day 1 in Denmark

World Cross Country Preview Podcast #1: Boots on the Ground in Denmark, Kelsey Bruce Mania

2019 World XC Team USA Preview: Could Both American Squads Medal Together For The First Time Since 1985?

The last time both the US mean and women's team medalled at World XC was 1985 when not a single woman from Africa even competed in the meet. This year, does Team USA have a shot at doing it? We break it down for you.

2019 World XC Women's Preview: Hellen Obiri Looks to Add World XC Title to Her Stellar Resume

The world's best steeplechaser and 5,000 meter runners will clash at World XC and our money is on 5ker Hellen Obiri who is making her world xc debut.

Meet Kelsey Bruce, The LetsRun.com Entrant at the 2019 World Cross Country Championships

This week, we're doing something that the athletics federations of Belgium, Finland, and the Netherlands couldn't manage. We're sending an athlete to the World Cross Country Championships. Meet Kelsey Bruce, the former DII runner has chopped her marathon PR from 2:48 to 2:31 in less than three years, and is pumped to race the world's best. *MB: Meet Kelsey Bruce: We're sending the former DII runner, who has improved from 2:48 to 2:31 in the marathon, to 2019 World XC

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The Race of the Year Is Here: Get Ready for a Five-Way Slugfest in the Men's Race at 2019 World XC

What a race. If you call yourself a distance fan, you need to be up at 9 am ET on Saturday morning to watch this one - the greatest race on turf. Will Geoffrey Kamworor join John NgugiPaul Tergat, and Kenenisa Bekele as a world xc legend?

Mud, Beer, and VIKINGS! A Behind-the-Scenes Look at How the Incredible 2019 World XC Course Was Designed

Organizers are planning one hell of a party for next week's World XC Champs. The course features mud, water, and and pits, a beer tent, a portion that runs over the roof of a museum, and a Viking Zone. And it's all inspired by Chuck Norris.

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