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.
March 20, 2022
2022 World Indoors Day 3 AM: Barega Bags 3000 Gold as Rojas Jumps 15.74 TJ WR
Barega's claim to being the best distance running on the planet grows stronger as the BTC's Marc Scott snags a bronze. Plus the men's 4 x 400 was eliminated despite a heroic effort from Isaiah Harris.
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.
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.
July 13, 2021
2021 British Grand Prix Recap: Mohamed Katir (7:27) Wins Big Again, Trayvon Bromell (9.98) Back in Form in Final Diamond League Before Olympics
Katir ran a Spanish record to beat Stewart McSweyn and assert himself as a medal contender in Tokyo, while Bromell rebounded from a loss in Monaco to soundly beat the men’s 100 field.
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.
February 13, 2020
2020 USA Indoors, Men's Preview: Bryce Hoppel, Isaiah Harris Chase First US Title; Reigning Champ Craig Engels Faces Clayton Murphy & Josh Thompson in 1500
We break down the middle-distance and distance action for you for this Weekend's USA Indoor Track and Field Championships.
December 27, 2018
February 9: Dynamic trio of Clayton Murphy, Michael Saruni, Donavan Brazier Headlines NYRR Millrose Games’ 800m
Also Erik Sowinski and Isaiah Harris.
December 20, 2018
2018 LRC World & US Rankings, M 800: Emmanuel Korir Is Our World #1 As Clayton Murphy Regains Top Spot Among Americans
Emmanuel Korir had the best 800 season since David Rudisha's magical 2012 campaign. Meanwhile, Clayton Murphy started off both indoors and outdoors slowly but nearly returned to his Olympic bronze medal winning form.
June 24, 2018
Ajee Wilson and Clayton Murphy the Class of US 800m Running Win 2018 USATF Titles
Murphy and Wilson were you expect them: atop the US 800 ranks.
June 09, 2018
Recap of NCAA Distance Drama: Saruni and Kerr Upset, Barraza Falls in Steeple, McGorty Gets Title
What a day at NCAAs in the distances. We recap it all.
March 11, 2018
2018 NCAA 800 Recaps: UTEP's Michael Saruni & Oregon's Sabrina Southerland Win First Titles
March 09, 2018
800 Prelims: Wow - Michael Saruni Only Qualifies on Time As Women's Co-#1 Seed Goes Home Early
March 06, 2018
2018 NCAA Indoor 800 Preview: Sammy Watson Is Primed to Break Through; Can Isaiah Harris -- Or Anyone Else -- Hang With Michael Saruni?
Raevyn Rogers, one of the all-time greats, is gone but an even bigger talent may already be on the scene to replace her in Texas A&M true frosh Sammy Watson. *MB: 2018 NCAA indoor 800 - Who wins M. Saruni or I. Harris? Will freshman phenom Sammy Watson take over for Raevyn Rogers?
December 21, 2017
2017 LRC World & US Rankings, M 800: Nijel Amos is Your World #1; U.S. Champ Donavan Brazier is Top American
August 06, 2017
Men's 800: Carnage in the Semifinals Sets Up a Wild Final on Tuesday; With Emmanuel Korir Out, Who Is the Favorite?
August 05, 2017
800m Round 1: Donavan Brazier Runs Like a Pro as All 3 Americans Advance, Emmanuel Korir Confirms He's Gone Pro
All 3 Americans (Donavan Brazier, Drew Windle and Isaiah Harris) advanced with Brazier's show coming untied.
July 30, 2017
2017 Worlds Men's 800 Preview: Can Emmanuel Korir Cap an Incredible Freshman Year with a World Title?
History very well may repeat itself in the men's 800 this year. But will it be David Rudisha winning again in London or might it be an upstart NCAA freshman star winning a global title? And don't sleep on Nijel Amos.
June 25, 2017
2017 USATF Men's 800: Donavan Brazier Finds Redemption To Win His First National Title with a Brilliant 1:44.14
Brazier silenced his critics with a 1:44.14 victory as Penn State's Isaiah Harris and Brook Beasts' Drew Windle each made their first US team.