March 06, 2023
WTW: Woody Kincaid Runs The Equivalent of 26:29, McColgan and Monson Get Their Records & Tokyo Was Great But...
Plus Cam Levins gets the North American record and Japanese man follows through on his promise to retire after coming up short in Tokyo.
March 05, 2023
Eilish McColgan (30:00.87) and Alicia Monson (30:03.82) Break National Records At The TEN
March 03, 2023
Weekend Preview: Alicia Monson Chasing 10K American Record, Jakob Ingebrigtsen Tries the Double at Euro Indoors, & More
There's also a Woody Kincaid-Joe Klecker rematch at the TEN and Emily Sisson goes for a 3-peat at the US 15K champs.
February 11, 2023
What Impressed Us Most at Millrose: 9 Notable Moments Including Alicia Monson's American Record at 3000
Josh Kerr had a big run and Chase Ealey a big throw, but when this was all over we were wondering, "Is the OAC the top group in America?"
February 09, 2023
A Fan's Guide To The 2023 Millrose Games: Loaded 3K's and Lyles vs Coleman in a 60m Showdown
Katelyn Tuohy, Alicia Monson and Elise Cranny will have NCAA/American records in mind in the women's 3000 while the men's 3000 features a rematch of Geordie Beamish and Cooper Teare (plus Luis Grijalva and Josh Kerr).
December 02, 2022
Alicia Monson and Edwin Kurgat Win 2022 Sound Running FitnessBank Cross Champs
Monson and Kurgat got the big wins at Cross Champs just like they did at the 2019 Nuttycombe Invitational.
September 06, 2022
Diamond League 5K Final Preview: Can Grant Fisher Cap Historic Year with a Historic Win?
No American man or woman has ever won the Diamond League 5k final, but Fisher & Alicia Monson will both be in the conversation in Zurich. *MB: Can Grant Fisher or Alicia Monson win the 2022 Diamond League 5000 final on Wednesday?
July 16, 2022
Letesenbet Gidey Gets Her Gold, Outkicks Hellen Obiri, Sifan Hassan to Win 10,000m at 2022 World Championships
Letesenbet Gidey now has a gold medal to go with her 2 world records as she won a super tight women's 10,000m where the top three were separated by .13. But should she have been DQd? Plus all three American women advanced in the steeple and Karsten Warholm showed he's healthy. In the 110h, Devon Allen returned to action as Grant Holloway ran fast but Daneil Roberts bombed out.
June 16, 2022
5 Thoughts on the 2022 Bislett Games - Dream Mile Lives Up to Hype
Jakob Ingebrigsten's 3:46.46 mile -- the fastest in the world since 2001 -- was the highlight as Keely Hodgkinson (1:57.71) won again and Alicia Monson ran 14:31.11 (#3 all-time US) in the 5,000.
June 15, 2022
2022 Oslo DL Preview: Ingebrigtsen Headlines Dream Mile; How Fast Will Klecker & Monson Run in 5Ks?
No human has run a mile faster than 3:46.91 in 15 years. The European mile record of 3:46.32 has stood for 37 years. Can Jakob Ingebrigtsen end those streaks and become the first Norwegian to win the Dream Mile in 48 years? How will Americans Alicia Monson & Joe Klecker fare in the 5,000s? Plus Devon Allen goes again in the 110 hurdles. *MB: Oslo DL Official discussion thread. Will Jakob break the European record (3:46.32) and will the Ethiopians show up? *MB: Oslo Dream Mile: predictions?
May 28, 2022
Karissa Schweizer Outduels Alicia Monson to Win Her First USATF National Title
What a race to kick off the 2022 Pre Classic as Alicia Monson and Karissa Schweizer put on a show with Natosha Rogers showing she is back.
February 27, 2022
USATF Indoors Women's Recap: Ajee' Wilson x 8, Elle Purrier St. Pierre Crushes Monson on Final Lap
Elle Purrier St. Pierre ran like she had something to prove and Ajee' Wilson made another USA title look too easy.
January 29, 2022
2022 Millrose Women's Recap - Purrier St. Pierre and Monson Millrose Wins #2, Ajee Wilson 16 in a Row
Elle Purrier St. Pierre and Alicia Monson got their 2nd Millrose wins, with Monson setting a meet record in 8:31.62
January 08, 2022
2022 USATF Cross Country Championships Results: Alicia Monson wins, Weini Kelati 2nd and Emily Infeld 3rd for women. Shadrack Kipchirchir wins men's title, Dillon Maggard 2nd and Sam Chelanga 3rd.
January 06, 2022
2022 USA XC Preview: Could Weini Kelati vs Alicia Monson Become US Distance Running's Next Great Rivalry? Plus Molly Seidel Is Entered!
Between Kelati, Monson, Seidel, Emily Infeld, and Natosha Rogers, the women's race should be spectacular. On the men's side, can ADP/WCAP extend its win streak to five years? *MB: Offiical 2021 USA XC Discussion Thread: Kelati vs Monson XVIII - Who you got? Does ADP continue to DOMINATE?
August 07, 2021
Sifan Hassan Completes Triple With Gold in 10,000m
Sifan Hassan completed her historic triple with gold in the 10,000m.
June 26, 2021
Emily Sisson Secures First US Title & Olympic Berth with a 10K Masterpiece
Emily Sisson showed she was a level above everyone else as she won her first USA track title and made her first Olympic team, joined by Karissa Schweizer and Alicia Monson.
June 15, 2021
How Many Olympians Will The OAC Have In Year 1? It's Gonna Be A Crooked Number
We talked to Dathan Ritzenhein about the OAC athletes' final Trials preparations and he raves about Alicia Monson's fitness, “I think she was ready to run under 14:40, actually,” before he gives his take on whether the latest Michigan teen prodigy - Hobbs Kessler - should go pro out of high school.
May 12, 2021
Alicia Monson Talks Olympic Trials, Is Sean McGorty The Future of the The Steeple?, Nuguse Over Hocker, Huddle Done? Podcast
Listen to the LetsRun.com team tell you what you need to know about the running world. This week our featured guest is Alicia Monson whom Ritz thinks may be "the next great American female distance runner."