August 20, 2023
Joshua Cheptegei Three-Peats as 10,000m World Champion
The world record holder won his third straight 10,000m title at Worlds as he held off a challenge from Olympic champ Selemon Barega on the final lap.
March 21, 2023
WTW: Could Jacob Kiplimo one day surpass Eliud Kipchoge? Are Galen Rupp and Molly Huddle done?
Plus, did you know that a guy who couldn't crack the top 100 at NCAA XC just ran 2:07 in the marathon and Yomif Kejelcha just missed a world record.
March 19, 2023
Jacob Kiplimo dispatches Joshua Cheptegei (again), Hellen Obiri sets course record at NYC Half
Kiplimo ran each 5k faster than the previous, running his final 5k in 13:52 thanks to a 4:19 12th mile as he won by 38 seconds in his showdown with 5,000 and 10,000 WR holder Joshua Cheptegei.
March 17, 2023
Bonus Podcast: Who is more likely to make the 2024 Olympic team - Galen Rupp or Donavan Brazier? Is there a new HSer as good as Tuohy? Who is a better pro prospect Nico or Katelyn?
Plus can Joshua Cheptegei reclaim his king of distance title or is Jacob Kiplimo the new king?
March 16, 2023
Titans Jacob Kiplimo and Joshua Cheptegei Set to Clash at United Airlines NYC Half Marathon
The two Ugandan giants Kiplimo and Cheptegei are both in NYC for the first time ready for a stellar match-up.
February 17, 2023
RRW: Cheptegei and Kamworor say they are ready to battle at press conference: "Cross country... is in my DNA," said Kamworor
The two stars have been battling on road, track and grass since 2014.
February 16, 2023
Joshua Cheptegei Is Ready to Go & More Insights From the World XC Course
Six years ago, Cheptegei melted down at World XC on a hot day in Kampala. His team believes he is better prepared for the heat on Saturday.
July 17, 2022
Josh Cheptegei Repeats as World 10,000m Champion, Grant Fisher Finishes 4th
Joshua Cheptegei is back on top as the king of the 10,000m avenging his Olympic loss by outkicking 7 other guys on the final lap to get World title #2 as Grant Fisher earned the best finish ever by an American man in a Worlds 10,000.
July 12, 2022
2022 Worlds M 10K Preview: Which Superstar Wins Gold & Can Grant Fisher Earn Medal #1?
The star power for the men's 10,000 is super high and the drama will be great as the 10,000 world record holder, the half marathon world record holder, the Olympic champ, and a guy who won Pre by 15+ seconds by soloing a 12:50 will all battle, as will American Grant Fisher.
May 28, 2022
World Record Attempts at Pre Classic Fizzle as Niyonsaba Comes Closest
No amount of money or technology makes breaking a world record easy and Friday night proved it at Pre as Francine Niyonsaba, Letesenbet Gidey and Joshua Cheptegei all came up short.
September 03, 2021
Paul Chelimo Speaks: On His Pre-Tokyo Medal Guarantee, Almost Coming to Blows With Nicholas Kimeli, and the LetsRun Messageboard
Chelimo was the only American distance runner to medal at the 2016 and 2020 Olympics. He's got a lot more to say than just his medal guarantee.
August 21, 2021
2021 Pre Classic Recap: Elaine Thompson-Herah Scares 100m WR, Sha'Carri Richardson Humbled, Athing Mu, Courtney Frerichs American Records, Ingebrigsten, Kipyegon Keep Winning
Thompson-Herah was just .05 off FloJo's "world record." Jamaica swept the top-3 with SAFP (10.73) and Shericka Jackson (10.76) while Richardson was dead last in 11.14. Also a who's who of men's distance running over 2-miles and solid sprint results from Noah Lyles (200m) and Andre De Grasse (100m).
August 06, 2021
Men’s 5000: Cheptegei Gets his Olympic Gold, Chelimo Dives for Bronze, Ahmed Silver
http://gty.im/1234504263 http://gty.im/1234503519 http://gty.im/1332677725
May 19, 2021
2021 Ostrava Recap: Kiplimo Blitzes 26:33 (#7 All-Time) as Cheptegei Comes Up Short In WR Attempt (7:33) and British Teens Max Burgin (1:44.14) & Keely Hodgkinson (1:58.89) Amaze
Cheptegei could only manage 7:33.24 in the 3000 as Daniel Komen’s legendary 7:20.67 world record lives on. In the sprints, Fred Kerley ran 9.96 to dominate Justin Gatlin and Andre De Grasse. Talk about the action on our world-famous fan forum / messageboard.
May 17, 2021
Confirmed: Joshua Cheptegei Will Take A Crack at Daniel Komen's Legendary 3000-Meter World Record on Wednesday
Cheptegei already owns WRs at 5k (12:35.36) and 10k (26:11.00), but breaking Daniel Komen's mark of 7:20.67 that has stood the test of time for nearly 25 years will be a new kind of challenge. *MB: Confirmed: Joshua Cheptegei WILL go for Komen's legendary 7:20.67 on Wednesday!!
December 30, 2020
The 2020 LetsRun.com Awards Are Here: Best Runner, Best Comeback, Biggest Disappointment, Most Inspirational & More
2020 was full of highs and lows - just ask Sara Hall. We hand out awards for a year unlike any other. *MB: The 2020 LetsRun.com Awards Are Out - Best Runner, Best Comeback, Biggest Disappointment, Most Inspirational & More
October 17, 2020
Jacob Kiplimo UPSETS Joshua Cheptegei, Wins 2020 World Half Marathon Champions in 58:49
Wow. Joshua Cheptegei was viewed as the new GOAT, now he may not even be the best guy in his country. Is Cheptegei-Kiplimo the new Federer-Nadal? Plus 5 More thoughts on Jacob Kiplimo’s win at the 2020 World Half.
October 16, 2020
Joshua Cheptegei Calls Out Mo Farah For Skipping World Half Marathon Championships
"It's quite really ridiculous that [Mo Farah's] not in the field." *MB: Cheptegei calls out Mo Farah for skipping World Half
October 14, 2020
World Half Men's Preview: Joshua Cheptegei Debuts vs. the Next Great Kenyan Kibiwott Kandie
Joshua Cheptegei will try to become just the second man in history to win global titles on the road, track, and cross country.