August 26, 2023
Marco Arop Goes From Last to First to Win 2023 World 800m Title for Canada
Marco Arop went from last to first on the final lap to get a dominant 800m gold for Canada.
August 24, 2023
Day 6 Recap: Jamaica Shines With Double Gold as Men's 800/5K Finals Are Set
Danielle Williams stunned the women's 100 hurdles field and Antonio Watson won the 400 in a golden 30 minutes for Jamaica.
July 10, 2023
Blue Blood & New Blood in 800 as Bryce Hoppel & Nia Akins Win 2023 US Titles
Hoppel repeated while Akins made her first team in style. Ajee' Wilson's streak of making teams ended as she finished dead last.
July 02, 2023
2023 USAs Men's 800 Preview: Will A Veteran Like Clayton Murphy or Bryce Hoppel Win Or Could Will Sumner Spoil The Party?
Will Sumner is super talented but he's also super young so we think a veteran will win this one.
February 19, 2023
Sam Prakel Completes the Double*, Nikki Hiltz, Nia Akins Get First USATF Track Titles
Sam Prakel made the most of USA indoors, 11 new champions were crowned, and Aleia Hobbs ran really fast.
June 26, 2022
2022 USAs Day 4 Men's Distance Recap: Grant Fisher Runs A Masterful 5000m, Bryce Hoppel Comes Out On Top In 800m
Fisher won the first US title of his career in a meet record 13:03.86 while Hoppel ran a smart and hard-fought race to win his second US 800m title in 1:44.60.
March 19, 2022
World Indoors Day 2: Mariano Garcia Goes From Last To 1st To Win 800 as Bryce Hoppel Wins Bronze, Gudaf Tsegay Goes Wire-To-Wire To Win 1500
Garcia backed up his status as the world leader with a brilliant race to win gold for Spain, while Ethiopia got an unprecedented 1-2-3 sweep in the women’s 1500.
March 18, 2022
2022 World Indoors AM Day 1: Isaiah Harris Impresses, A New Kenyan 800 Star? & More
All 5 American distance runners made their respective finals, while Cuba’s Lazaro Martinez won the first gold of the championships, leaping 17.64m in the men’s triple jump.
March 16, 2022
2022 World Indoors Men's Preview: Olympic Champions Jakob Ingebrigtsen and Selemon Barega Look to Stay on Top
Two of the biggest young stars in men's track - Jakob Ingebrigtsen and Selemon Barega - are competing at World Indoors this year. We can't wait. Plus is American Bryce Hoppel the gold medal favorite in the 800?
February 27, 2022
Sunday in Spokane: Cole Hocker Doubles Up, Bryce Hoppel is Very Good
Cole Hocker got his 2nd USA title in 2 days with a ferocious last lap and Bryce Hoppel reminded us he is very good.
February 24, 2022
2022 USA Indoors Men's Preview: Can Cinderella Shane Streich Win the 800? Who Can Break Up Cole Hocker & Cooper Teare in the 1500/3K?
Streich will have to hold off Bryce Hoppel & Isaiah Harris in the 800 (and maybe Donavan Brazier too) while Teare searches for his first US title alongside training partner Hocker. *MB: Official 2022 USA Indoor Discussion Thread - BTC goes AWOL, Teare goes for the double and more.
January 29, 2022
2022 Millrose Men's Recap - Geordie Beamish Sneaks by Teare, Hoare Takes Down Kerr
Geordie Beamish got the surprise 3k win to go with his teammate Ollie Hoare's win in the Wanamaker mile.
June 18, 2021
Day 1 Qualifying: 1500s and 5ks Start without Houlihan, Brazier and Hoppel Advance But not Convincingly, Abbey Cooper Inspired Again
We tell you everything you need to know about qualifying in the all the running events on Day 1 at the Trials.
June 17, 2021
2020 Olympic Trials M800 Preview: Will Brazier and Hoppel Get the Job Done? Who Will Take the Third Spot?
Donavan Brazier is the reigning world champ but he's never made an Olympic team. Bryce Hoppel was 4th at Worlds in 2019 but just was a DNS in Boston.
May 06, 2021
USATF Golden Games Preview: What A Meet!!! Brazier v Hoppel v Murphy, Lyles v Bednarek, Jager Returns, McGorty Debuts, & DK Metcalf
Another week, another loaded meet at a brand-new West Coast stadium. This time it's the USATF Golden Games at Mt. SAC, and it's filled with stars, from Sha'Carri Richardson to Shaunae Miller-Uibo, Elle Purrier to Molly Huddle, and many more.
February 13, 2021
Donavan Brazier (800), Bryce Hoppel (1,000), & Elle Purrier (2-Mile) All Break American Records At 2021 New Balance Indoor Grand Prix
The 2021 NBIGP lived up to the hype.
February 11, 2021
NBIGP Preview: The Best US Indoor Meet of 2021 Season Is Saturday
What a track meet. You can make a case that the men's Olympic favorites at 100 (Noah Lyles/Trayvon Bromell), 200 (Lyles), 400 (Michael Norman), and 800 (Donavan Brazier) are all racing in Staten Island this weekend. Plus Sydney McLaughlin, Shaunae Miller-Uibo, and AR attempts in the 1000 (Bryce Hoppel) & 2-mile (Elle Purrier).
February 11, 2021
What About The Sport? Wouldn't It Be Nice If Donavan Brazier & Bryce Hoppel Raced Each Other Once This Season?
The two 800m stars will be at the same meet three times in a four-week span -- including Saturday's New Balance Indoor Grand Prix -- but aren't slated to face each other.
February 03, 2021
Diamond Hands: Bryce Hoppel, Oregon DMR, Keith Gill and the LetsRun.com Theme Song from Andrew Brick Johnson
Keith Gill was tearing it up off the track while young Americans were tearing it up on the track and the podcast has a theme song thanks to LA movie scorer and composer Andrew Brick Johnson.
January 31, 2021
American Track League #2 Recap: Bryce Hoppel Runs 1:44.37; Ryan Crouser Unleashes Another Monster Series
Hoppel stole the headline at the 2nd American Track League meet even though Ryan Crouser broke the old shot world record once again. Plus wins for Heather Maclean and Sammy Watson.