April 13, 2024

Cooper Teare (13:38) & Krissy Gear (4:43) Win Tight Battles at 2024 Boston 5K & BAA Mile

Ethiopia's Fotyen Tesfay (14:44) set a course record in the women's 5K while Casey Comber (4:08) won the men's mile.
June 03, 2018

10-Year-Old Arielle Avina Wins Rock 'N' Roll San Diego 5K In 19:20

She's the youngest female to ever win a RnR series 5k event.
July 05, 2017

2017 TrackTown Summer Series New York Preview: Robby Andrews Goes for Standard Again; Paul Chelimo, Emma Coburn, Drew Windle Headlining Distance Fields

The TrackTown Summer Series championship is Thursday in New York at Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island. It will be broadcast on ESPN from 9-11 pm ET. Will Robby Andrews, Craig Engels or Cristian Soratos get the 1500 standard? Which team - the New York Empire, Philadelphia Force, Portland Pulse or San Francisco Surge - will win the title and give their athletes $1000.
June 04, 2017

RRW: Patience Pays For Sara Hall As She Beats A Solid Field At The Freihofer's Run For Women 5K

Hall didn't take the lead until the last 30 meters, but that was all it took to win in 15:48 over Aliphine Tuliamuk (15:50). Lindsey Scherf (16:09) and Becky Wade 16:15) were 3-4. *Results
June 05, 2016

Brianne Nelson Wins Freihofer's Run For Women In 15:46; Sara Hall Second (15:56)

It was the first American winner since 2005 as the race moved to American-only prize money. Nelson: “It’s nice to compete against the best in the world, but it’s also nice to come to a race and know you have a chance to take home some prize money.” *The Daily Gazette article *Results
May 27, 2016

June 4: RRW: National Champions Sara Hall, Serena Burla Lead Freihofer's Run For Women Entries

The race will have its first American woman in 11-years as prize money will be for US athletes only. 2015 winner- Emily Chebet, who also won in 2010 and 2013– was given a 4-year doping ban last year.
April 12, 2016

Saturday: Ben True (3-Time Winner) And Molly Huddle (2-Time Winner) Will Defend Their Titles At The BAA 5K

True will face Olympic silver medalist Dejen Gebremeskel, Stephen Sambu and Diego Estrada while Huddle is up against Kim Smith and Buze Diriba (14:50 PB). Also Saturday, Chris O'Hare, Trevor Dunbar, Dawit Seyaum (2nd at World Indoors) and Heather Kampf lead the way in the BAA Mile.
April 04, 2016

Meseret Defar (15:02) And Joshua Cheptegei (13:24) Prevail At Carlsbad 5000 As Bernard Lagat Shatters His Own Masters World Record

Lagat finished 4th overall in 13:38, 1-second ahead of Hassan Mead. Defar won comfortably by 9-seconds while Jen Rhines was the first American woman in 6th (15:53). *Results
November 26, 2015

Kenyan Eliud Ngetich Wins Silicon Valley Turkey Trot In 13:55 As The Top Six Break 14-Minutes; Ethiopia's Buze Diriba Just Beats Out Kim Conley

Both races had close finishes. Other notable finishes were Chris Thompson (7th - 14:00), Brett Gotcher (9th - 14:06), Alisha Williams (3rd - 15:51) and Betsy Saina (9th - 16:12).
November 02, 2015

Craig Lutz (Now With Northern Arizona Elite) Sets Arizona 5K State Record

He won the Phoenix 5K in 13:51 to break the 14:06 record set by Diego Estrada on the same course in 2013.
October 27, 2015

Defending Champion Donn Cabral Leads Field For Saturday's NYRR Dash To The Finish Line 5K

Alexi Pappas and Ashley Higginson head women's field.
September 26, 2015

42 Year Old Deena Kastor Runs 15:48 to Tie Masters 5K World Record At Rock ‘n’ Roll San Jose

She ran 15:48 to tie Colleen De Reuck's mark from 2004.
September 24, 2015

Meb Going for Masters American Half Marathon Record at RNR San Jose Half-Marathon This Weekend

The current mark is 63:23 by Mbarak Hussein from 2005 (Meb ran 62:29 after turning 40, but on an ineligible course). Aliphine Tiliamuk-Bolton and Adriana Nelson lead the women's field, while Deena Kastor will go for the American masters record (15:48 by Collen De Reuck) on Saturday.
March 07, 2015

Bernard Lagat And Deena Kastor Highlight March 29th Carlsbad 5K

Kastor set the women's US road 5K record here in 2002 and Lagat would have got the US record here last year if it wasn't for a small 13.5-foot course setup error.