October 24, 2023
WTW: Grant Fisher Dumps Bowerman, Ethiopia Finally Rocks The Half Marathon, & Violence in the Ingebrigtsen Camp?
Instead of asking, "What's wrong with the Bowerman Track Club?" Rojo asks, "Can we appreciate how well Grant Fisher and Elise Cranny have done at the BTC?" Plus what should be done with Gjert Ingebrigtsen?
September 17, 2023
World Records, American Records, & More: 8 Thoughts on a Wild Day 2 of the 2023 Prefontaine Classic
Gudaf Tsegay surprised with a 5000 WR as Athing Mu surprised with an American record and win. Grant Fisher got an AR but was beat while Mondo was Mondo and a whole lot more.
August 31, 2023
6 Thoughts on 2023 Zurich DL: Nuguse's Incredible Diamond League Season, Fisher Is Back, & More
Yared Nuguse has now gone 2nd, 3rd, 1st, 1st in 4 DL appearances while Grant Fisher impressed with a 12:54 5k in his return from injury.
August 30, 2023
Thursday's Track Meet in Zurich Looks Incredible - 2023 Weltklasse Preview
We hope you are recovered from Worlds as an incredible Weltklasse meet takes place on Thursday. It features Sha'Carri Richardson, Shericka Jackson, Noah Lyles, a 1500 with everyone not named Jakob Ingebrigtsen and a 5000 with Lamecha Girma and Grant Fisher.
August 12, 2023
M 10K Preview: Does Joshua Cheptegei 3-Peat? Or Is There a New King In the Distances?
The main obstacles standing between Cheptegei and a 3-peat are Olympic champ Selemon Barega and 12:40 5k man Berihu Aregawi. Can Woody Kincaid medal?
July 07, 2023
2023 USA 10K: Woody Kincaid & Elise Cranny Break Free on Final Laps; Grant Fisher May Miss Worlds Team
Kincaid and Cranny were incredible over the final 200m to win the US titles. 3rd placers Natosha Rogers & Sean McGorty don't have the standard and will have to wait to see if they're headed to Worlds.
July 02, 2023
2023 USAs Men's 5K/10K Preview: Who Will Be the Odd Men Out in Star-Studded Fields?
Between Grant Fisher, Paul Chelimo, Woody Kincaid, Joe Klecker, and Abdihamid Nur, there is a lot of talent in these fields which means someone very good could be left off the team.
February 22, 2023
Yared Nuguse Gets Big Win over Mo Katir in Madrid (3:33.69) as Grant Fisher PRs
Yared Nuguse's magical indoor season continued with his first big international win as Grant Fisher PRd in 3:34.99.
February 22, 2023
WTW: Sub-4 Mania, An NCAA Coach Doesn't Watch His Team Break A World Record, + Grant Fisher = Charles Barkley?
In this week's recap, we share some great coaching advice from Dave Smith - less can sometimes be more.
February 15, 2023
Grant Fisher Races The Big Boys in France and Comes Up Short
"I looked at the schedule and said, where do the best guys go?¨
February 15, 2023
Lamecha Girma (7:23.81) Breaks Daniel Komen's 3000m World Indoor Record, Wins Duel with Mohamed Katir
Lamecha Girma negative split the 3000m perfectly to take down Mohamed Katir and Daniel Komen's 25 year-old record.
February 14, 2023
Grant Fisher in 3000-Meter World Record Race in Liévin, France, on Wednesday
We've been doing LetsRun.com since 2000 and we're not sure we've ever experienced what we'll witness on Wednesday - an American racing in Europe with a shot at a distance world record.
January 04, 2023
WTW: The Year Ends & We Put Grant Fisher's AMAZING 2022 In Perspective + Much More
Grant Fisher was amazing in 2022, but will he regret coming up short at Worlds down the line? Plus we recap a flurry of end of the year / beginning of the year road action.
September 15, 2022
Grant Fisher Q&A: "I certainly exceeded my overall expectations. This was a dream year. For an American, things don’t often go too much better than this."
Fisher analyzes what went right in 2022 and talks about his goals for 2023. "I wouldn’t say it’s medals or bust but the goal is to medal – 100%."
September 07, 2022
2022 DL Final Day 1: Kenyans Nicholas Kipkorir & Beatrice Chebet Kick to 5K Wins as Kovacs Moves to #2 All-Time
Americans Grant Fisher and Alicia Monson were 3rd and 6th, respectively. Kovacs (23.23m) became just the fourth man to throw 23+. *MB: Official Zurich DL Finale Day 1 Discussion Thread
September 07, 2022
WTW: Yared Nuguse Finds His Form, Grant Fisher is Amazing & Keira and Conner Rock New Haven
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?
September 02, 2022
Grant Fisher Runs 12:46.96 to Smash American 5000m Record
Grant Fisher obliterated Bernard Lagat's American record at 5000, but had to settle for 2nd as Jacob Krop ran a 12:45 WL.
August 31, 2022
2022 Brussels DL Preview: Shelly-Ann vs. Sha'Carri & Another AR Attempt for Grant Fisher?
We can't wait for this one. Jonathan Gault gives you the five events he's most looking forward to in the final regular-season DL of 2022. *MB: Official Brussels DL Discussion Thread - Does Grant Fisher get the 5000 AR? How does Sha'Carri do?
August 10, 2022
Grant Fisher Breaks The 3000 American Record in Monaco, Runs 7:28.48
Benard Lagat's record is history as Fisher judged things perfectly and then closed in 57.7.