November 26, 2019
The LetsRun.com Decade Awards: Which NCAA Cross Country Programs & Athletes Were the Best of the 2010s?
We hand out awards, including Runner of the Decade, Upset of the Decade, & Program of the Decade. Plus, what were the best single-season teams of the last 10 years?
January 20, 2019
Shura Kitata (60:11) and Brigid Kosgei (65:50) Win at 2019 Houston Half as Emily Sisson (67:30) Just Misses AR!
Kitata won a 3-way sprint in the men's race while Kosgei showed she's a real threat to win the greatest women's marathon in history in London by running the fastest time ever in the Western Hemisphere while Sisson stamped herself as a 2020 Olympic marathon contender.
February 20, 2018
WTW: Morgan McDonald Runs Fast Down Under, A Lot of American Ran Fast and Missed Worlds, International Indoor Update, Drew Hunter Update
August 11, 2017
2017 Worlds Men’s 5,000 Final Preview: Mo Farah Tries to Complete His Fifth Straight Distance Double
Little at the 2017 Worlds has been going according to form, except Mo Farah's winning has continued. Will his dominance continue in the 5000 final or will we see another wacky result?
August 09, 2017
Men's 5000m Prelims: Paul Chelimo Falls and Scrapes By Into Final, A Kenyan Gets Lapped and Eric Jenkins Doesn't Qualify
July 30, 2017
2017 Worlds Men’s 10,000 Preview: Geoffrey Kamworor Gets One Final Crack at Mo Farah on the Track
On the 5-year anniversary of his first Olympic gold medal, Mo Farah will look to end his 10,000 career in style - with yet another gold medal. Can Geoffrey Kamworor pull off the upset?
July 09, 2017
2017 Anniversary Games Recap: Nijel Amos Blasts 1:43.18 World Leader as Mo Farah (7:35 3K) & Hellen Obiri (4:16 Mile) Win Big
May 03, 2017
2017 Payton Jordan Preview: Cheserek Goes for a Fast 5K; Centro & Sifan Hassan Step Up to the 5K; Deep Battles in the 10K
The fields are strong once again for Sunday's late-night meet. Maggie Vessey (800), Cory McGee (1,500), Shelby Houlihan (1,500), Evan Jager (1,500) Henrik Ingebrigtsen (1,500), Sally Kipyego (5k), Nicole Tully (5k), Garrett Heath (5k), Chris Derrick (5k), Buze Diriba (10k), Molly Seidel (10k) and Sam Chelanga (10k) are among the entrants with the 10k track debut of Bernard Lagat.
April 05, 2017
WTW: Was Witchcraft To Blame For Joshua Cheptegei's World XC Collapse, All Hail Stephanie Bruce, And A Possible Scientific Explanation As To Why Women Collapse So Often At The End of Races
In our weekly recap this week, we declare Stephanie Bruce as our new hero as she rocked two races that were 9,000 miles apart in the span of 5 days, we take a look at a very interesting theory that some Ugandans have as to why Joshua Cheptegei blew up, and we try to find a scientific explanation for why so many women collapse at the end of cross country races.
March 26, 2017
NCAA Cross Country Champion Patrick Tiernan Signs With Nike
November 24, 2016
WTW: Patrick Tiernan Really Brought It, Meet Karissa Schweizer's Running Family, Colorado Came Even Closer Than You Thought To Winning, Plus Some DII And DIII Love
We take one more look back at an incredible NCAA XC Meet.
November 19, 2016
Patrick Tiernan Stuns Edward Cheserek as NAU Wins First Crown to Send Coach Eric Heins Out On Top
Patrick Tiernan did the almost unthinkable and beat Edward Cheserek as NAU got its first national title.
November 16, 2016
2016 NCAA XC Men's Individual Preview: Edward Cheserek Looks To Close Out A Perfect Career at NCAA XC
2016 has already seen Leicester City win the English Premier League, the Cleveland Cavaliers win the NBA championship and Donald Trump win the presidential election. Could Cheserek be the next favorite to fall?
June 06, 2016
2016 NCAA Outdoor Men's 5K/10K Preview: After Losing Twice In The Regular Season, Is Edward Cheserek Finally Vulnerable At NCAAs?
Cheserek looked rough in April and early May but flashed his old form at regionals. Can NAU's 27:52 man Futsum Zienasellassie challenge him in the 10k? What about Virginia Tech's Thomas Curtin, Stanford's Sean McGorty, Villanova's Patrick Tiernan or Syracuse's Justyn Knight in the 5k?
March 06, 2016
2016 NCAA M 3K/5K Preview: Can Anyone Prevent Edward Cheserek From Taking His NCAA Title Haul Into The Double Digits?
Cheserek ran the #2 collegiate 3k time ever at Millrose (7:40.51) and is the heavy favorite in the 5k. He's favored to sweep both, but could be vulnerable if he runs the DMR as well on Friday. Syracuse's Justyn Knight, Villanova's Patrick Tiernan, Stanford's Sean McGorty and Washington's Izaic Yorks will all be looking to take him down in the 3k.
February 14, 2016
2016 Fastrack National Invite Results: Villanova's Patrick Tiernan Runs An NCAA-Leading 7:48.55
Robby Andrews won the 800 in 1:47.50. *Cornell's James Gowans Wins Mile Dual With Colubmia's Rob Napolitano As Both Run 3:58
November 21, 2015
Syracuse "Out-Colorado's" Colorado For NCAA Cross Crown as Edward Cheserek Makes History Look Easy
Syracuse is back on top of the NCAAs for the first time since 1951 while Edward Cheserek is back in the only place he knows- on top. Full recap with interviews of Chris Fox, Mark Wetmore, Justy Knight, Grant Fisher, Patrick Tiernan and more.
November 20, 2015
Mark Wetmore Prays for Rain (and Fire), Chris Miltenberg Discusses the Rosas' Health and the NCAA Coaches Explain Why They Do/Don't Recruit Foreigners
The pre-NCAA XC press conference was held today and we share the highlights with you, including Molly Seidel's refusal to talk about the "Foot Locker curse" and where their coaches expect Ben Saarel and Grant Fisher to finish. Also be sure to tune to our live, on-course NCAA radio show Saturday at 11 a.m.
November 19, 2015
RRW: Villanova Men Still Motivated As Team at NCAA XC Championships
Patrick Tiernan, Rob Denault and Jordy Williamsz say it will be different to be at NCAAs as individuals after the team unexpectedly finished outside the top-2 at the Mid-Atlantic Regional. *MB: Villanova - 3 individual qualifiers but no team at NCAAs