2019 World Cross Country Championships

2019 World Cross Country Championships

April 03, 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.
March 28, 2019

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.
March 27, 2019

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.
March 26, 2019

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.
March 26, 2019

Meet Kelsey Bruce, The 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
March 25, 2019

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?
March 20, 2019

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.