2019 IAAF World Cross Country Championships

March 30, 2019
Aarhus, Denmark
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LRC 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.

Independent:

She was a fan of the course though saying, "It was real cross country. This was proper tough - real hills, real muck, real water, everything was real about it..."

Monitor:

"Many outstanding athletes become number one. But not all champions can enjoy the distinguished honour of being first."

World Athletics:

Cheptegei wants to "dominate the track for the next five or six years" and then consider moving to the marathon.

LRC 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.

LRC 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.

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