In a special vote, the IAAF decided to bypass the normal bidding process to give the 2021 championships to TrackTown USA.
*MB: Eugene Awarded World Champs in 2021!
The Eugene Register-Guard does some good journalism on the Worlds 2019 bid, the Foot Locker Final fields are almost set, some guy runs 1:45 in December, Andrew Wheating runs 13:59, and the Olympic mascots are here.
For your holiday reading pleasure, we've got a Thanksgiving Week That Was. We tell you how damn hot Doha will be for Worlds, give praise to Max King, talk about Kiprop running 3:24, discuss Nigel Amos's "coach," and break down the NCAA XC regions.
The Continental Cup brought to an end the 2014 track season and that means we turn our attention to marathoning - Chicago and New York. Plus a look at $$$ - prize money, appearance fees, Kevin Durant vs. the IAAF and USATF, and Eugene