Archived Homepage For October 07, 2014
Archived Homepage For October 07, 2014

NCAA XC Review

LRC Elise Cranny Debuts, Patrick Tiernan Dominates, Stanford Looks Great On Paper, The Greatest Colorado Team Ever? Seven Thoughts On The Weekend’s XC Action We break down the action from last week for you. It was a challenging week for the Stanford women, but a big week for the UCLA, Michigan and Navy men. Along the way we introduce you to the Yankees of Canadian cross-country and wonder if we’ve finally found a challenger for Edward Cheserek.

More Sunday Road Action: Edna Kiplagat Delivers, Bad Day For Haile G

Weekend XC Coverage


Elite Distance News

Marathon News: Emmanuel Mutai Best Loser Ever, Priscah Jeptoo Out Of NYC

Sprint / Field News

 Asian Games 

Behind The Scenes At Colorado

LRC Feature The Wetmore Formula Those who know him best insist there aren’t any secrets to Mark Wetmore’s success as a distance coach. Yet few can match his accomplishments. How does he do it? We go back to his Bernard High roots in the 1970s and do our best to explain. Chris Lear has read this piece and loved it: “This is why I go to letsrun. Thanks for the read.”

Discuss On The MBoard: Investigates: What Makes Mark Wetmore So Special?

LRC The Gunslingers Of Boulder Mitch Kastoff catches up with the defending champs, who return everyone from last year and then some, and finds a very confident group.

Marathon News

Sport’s Gender Controversy Continues

US Distance News

More Quality Analysis Of Dennis Kimetto’s New WR

 Financial News 

Week That Was

 Kaliese Spencer Calls Out Usain Bolt!!! 

IAAF Work, Rest And Play Q&A With Jamaican Kaliese Spencer, Who Dominated The 400 Hurdles In 2014 Asked who in T&F is the best dancer, she said, “Asafa Powell is a good dancer. I know Usain Bolt dances, but I’m not sure he is a great dancer (laughs).”

2014 US Marathon Championships Were Sunday At Twin Cities *Results

US Marathon News: Shalane Breaks AR