Matthew Centrowitz

Matthew Centrowitz

March 16, 2024

1500s at The TEN: HSer Sadie Engelhardt Impresses as Jager and Centrowitz Do Not

Engelhardt is now the 5th fastest US HSer in history. Did you know that the four fastest US HSers in history never broke their HS PRs?
December 06, 2022

Matthew Centrowitz, Now Self-Coached, Returns to Racing at Saturday's Merrie Mile in Hawaii

Centrowitz, 33, had ACL surgery in May and will race for the first time since November 2021.
June 01, 2022

Setting the Record Straight: Sorry Malcolm Gladwell, But Matthew Centrowitz Absolutely Belongs in the Same Sentence as Nick Willis

Earlier today best-selling author and huge track fan Malcolm Gladwell wrote, "(Matthew Centrowitz) doesn’t even belong in the same conversation as, say, Nick Willis, who never won gold but nonetheless was a threat to win every big race he entered for a good 10 years." What a ridiculous statement. We had to set the record straight.
November 06, 2021

Drew Hunter and Weini Kelati Win 2021 USATF 5k Road Champs in New York

Drew Hunter is back and Weini Kelati showed she's a level above everyone else.
August 05, 2021

Cole Hocker The Real Deal, Matthew Centrowitz OUT - Men's 1500 Semis

An Olympic record was set by Abel Kipsang in semi #2
August 02, 2021

Men’s 1500 First Round Chaos! Nuguse DNS, Kerr and Simotwo Need Time Qualifiers, Lewandowski Falls, Hocker and Centro Good to Go

Some fairly big names struggled, one fell, and Yared Nuguse did not start.
July 24, 2021

Matthew Centrowitz Runs 3:49 Mile PB in Portland, But Alan Webb’s 3:46 American Record Survives

Centro went out super fast but the rabbits tied up and so did he, but he still managed to move to #5 on the all-time US list at 3:49.26. *MB: Centro American Record Attempt - 7/24
July 22, 2021

Matthew Centrowitz is going to try to break Alan Webb's 3:46.91 American mile record on Saturday night

Get the inside scoop on the record attempt which will take place at 9:10 pm Pacific.
June 28, 2021

Matthew Centrowitz defends Shelby Houlihan: “Absolutely, I support her. I believe her....I could have been in the position she was in”

Centrowitz said he and Houlihan went to the food truck at the center of her nandrolone case numerous times while they were dating but that on the night before her positive test, he wasn't there as Houlihan was with friends before watching The Bachelorette. "Absolutely, I support her. I believe her. And you know, I don’t think it’s a complete secret that her and I did have a relationship in the past, so I know her really well. I know the type of athlete, the type of individual she is....With Shelby, I was there 24/7. I know what she was putting in her body. I know the vitamins that she was taking. I would have seen it, because I was there, literally, 24/7 with her.” MB: Centro defends Shelby
June 28, 2021

DUCK, DUCK, GOOSE: Cole Hocker Takes Down Matthew Centrowitz to Win Men's 1500 as Yared Nuguse Grabs 3rd

20-year-old Cole Hocker is a full-blown superstar now after defeating the Olympic champ as Oregon Ducks went 1-2. 2019 NCAA champ Nuguse won the battle for third over Craig Engels.
June 25, 2021

Men’s 1500 Semifinals: The Epic Final Everyone Wanted Is All Set (Minus Hobbs Kessler)

Nuguse, Hocker, Centro and Engels all looked fantastic. Who will go home devastated on Sunday?
May 15, 2021

2021 Sound Running Day 2 Recap: Centro Sends a Message with 3:35 Victory; Bromell (9.92) Keeps Rolling

Discount Matthew Centrowitz at your own peril as he was fantastic and DOMINATED the 1500  while there were also victories for Brits Laura Muir (1:58.71) and Katie Snowden (4:02.98) in the women’s 800 and 1500.
May 12, 2021

Will PPV Work? How Will Centro Look? 6 Big Questions Ahead of 2021 Sound Running Track Meet

The distance races at this weekend's Track Meet in LA are stacked and can be viewed for just $5.99 and Jonathan Gault has questions about Lopez LomongMatthew CentrowitzConner MantzSifan Hassan, and Sinclaire Johnson will fare.
March 09, 2021

WTW: Centrowitz Isn't Done, Buchalski and Sisson Break 15, Jakob Ingebrigtsen Avoids The DQ and Patryk Dobek Picks Up The 800

This week, we welcome two Americans to the sub-15 club, tell you why Matthew Centrowitz is far from done, worry about Jordan Hasay and rave about the greatest 800 phenom ever? MB: Meet 800 phenom Patryk Dobek - He's undefeated at 800 and just won Europeans after picking up the event less than a month ago.
February 04, 2021

A Ranking Of The US Father-Son Sub-4 Mile Combos: Alan And Cruz Culpepper Join The List At #3

Over the weekend, Cruz Culpepper joined his dad as a sub-4 miler. We've updated the rankings of US father-son sub-4 combos as a result.
July 31, 2020

Behind the Scenes: An Inside Look at Jim Ryun's Presidential Medal of Freedom Celebration

Hear what mile legends Alan Webb, Matthew Centrowitz, Seb Coe, and Steve Cram had to say about Jim Ryun when he was honored with the highest US civilian honor last week. Centrowitz said of Ryun, "He's a legend everywhere" whereas Coe called him an inspiration and the "greatest prep athlete of all time, in front of LeBron James and Tiger Woods."
July 30, 2020

Jim Ryun, Alan Webb and Matthew Centrowitz Go to the White House + Paul Chelimo is Our Guest

Some big American milers went to the White House and America's top 5,000m runner Paul Chelimo joins us.