August 18, 2019
Leonard Korir Becomes First American to Win Falmouth Road Race Since 1988
On a hot and humid day in Massachusetts, Korir finally got the victory he so badly wanted after finishing in the top 3 each of the last 4 years. In the women's race, Sharon Lokedi, the 2018 NCAA 10,000 champ, was the surprise winner and American Sara Hall the even more surprising runner-up.
June 22, 2019
Sunday: Boston Marathon Champions, Olympians, and NCAA Titlists to race 2019 B.A.A. 10K
Two-time BAA 10k champ Stephen Sambu and Daniel Chebii face Geoffrey Koech (27:18), 58:42 half runner Stephen Kiprop, and Abdi Abdirahman. Aliphine Tuliamuk, former Boston champ Caroline Rotich, Betsy Saina and 30:06 woman Fancy Chemutai lead the women's race.
November 05, 2018
Martin Hehir Breaks Course Record To Win Pitssburgh 10 Miler In 46:48 Over Stephen Sambu (46:55)
Kenya's Monicah Ngige dominated the women's race in 52:06.
July 17, 2018
August 4: Molly Huddle And Ben True Lead Fields For 2018 TD Beach To Beacon 10K
Both fields are very deep as sthe men's side has Jake Robertson, Stanley Biwott, Stephen Sambu, Chris Derrick, Callum Hawkins, Shadrack Biwott, Lopez Lomong and more. The women are lead by 65:07 half-marathoner Caroline Kipkirui, NYC Half champ Buze Dirba, Emily Sisson and Gwen Jorgensen.
June 22, 2018
Sunday: Desi Linden Returns To Boston To Take On Defending Winner Joan Chelimo At The BAA 10k
Also racing are Sally Kipyego, Betsy Saina, Buze Diriba and Mamitu Daska. On the men's side, Meb Keflezighi is racing as last year's winner Daniel Chebii leads the field with Stephen Sambu, Abdi Abdirahman, Chris Derrick and more.
April 29, 2018
A New Kenyan Star? 18-Year-Old Rhonex Kipruto Blasts 27:08 In Central Park to Break US All Comers 10k Record
April 25, 2018
Sunday: Stephen Sambu And Buze Diriba Lead Fields For This Weekend's UAE Healthy Kidney 10K
Laura Thweatt is in the women's race making her comeback after a year-long injury while Sambu will face 2008 Olympic bronze medalist Edwin Soi.
January 04, 2018
January 14: Ten Past Champions Headline Super Deep Fields For 2018 Chevron Houston Marathon And Aramco Houston Half Marathon
In the women's half, Molly Huddle and Jordan Hasay take on US soil record holder Mary Wacera (66:29) and Edith Chelimo (65:52). Alex Korio Oloitiptit (58:51) leads a men's half field with Olympic silver medalist Feyisa Lelisa, Callum Hawkins, Stephen Sambu, Diego Estrada, Sam Chelanga, Luke Puskedra, and Bernard Lagat. In the men's marathon, defending champ Dominic Ondoro takes on Bazu Worku (2:05:25) while last year's women's half winner Veronicah Nyaruai Wanjiru makes her marathon debut against Mamitu Daska (2:21:59).
August 20, 2017
Stephen Sambu edges Leonard Korir to win 4th straight Falmouth title; Sambu is now winningest man in Falmouth history
Olympian Leonard Korir didn't want to do any of the leading but Stephen Sambu was still able to outkick him and move past Bill Rodgers for the most men's wins in Falmouth history.
July 21, 2017
Maine Native Ben True and Mary Keitany of Kenya Returning to Defend Crowns at Special 20th TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race
Ben True And Mary Keitany Face Super Deep Fields As They Return To Defend Their Titles At Beach To Beacon 10K True faces a deep field that includes Stephen Sambu, Tariku Bekele, Abdi Abdirahman, Cam Levins and Dan Huling while Keitany is up against Shalane Flanagan, Jordan Hasay, Meseret Defar, Joyce Chepkirui and Wude Ayalew.
April 15, 2017
2017 BAA 5K: Ben True (13:20) Breaks His Own American Record as Buze Diriba (14:54) Outkicks Molly Huddle in Women's Race
April 10, 2017
Sam Chelanga Just Edges Out Former Olympic Bronze Medalist Thomas Longosiwa To Win UAE Healthy Kidney 10K
Chelanga and Longosiwa finished with identical times of 28:21 while Stephen Sambu was 10-seconds back in 3rd. Mamitu Daska won the women's race in 31:37 over Magdalyne Masai (31:44).
March 30, 2017
April 9: Deep Field Set For UAE Healthy Kidney 10K As Stephen Sambu Faces Sam Chelanga And 2012 5000 Olympic Bronze Medalist Thomas Longosiwa
On the women's side, two-time Frankfurt Marathon champ Mamitu Daska faces off against 31:55 woman Veronicah Nyaruai.
March 18, 2017
With Weather Fluctuating, Tactics Could Change at NYC Half
March 16, 2017
2017 NYC Half Women's Preview: Molly Huddle Goes for the Three-Peat (and the American Record?) Against Amy Cragg & Desi Linden
Can Huddle get the AR? Will Emily Sisson arrive as the next US distance star? We'll find out on Sunday.
March 16, 2017
2017 NYC Half Men's Preview: Feyisa Lilesa Faces Callum Hawkins, Meb, Abdi, Chris Derrick, and Diego Estrada
Can Callum Hawkins keep his hot streak going or will the Flagstaff-based Olympic silver medallist Feyisa Lelisa get the win? Who will be the top American? And what does Chris Derrick think of Nike's new shoes Zoom Vaporfly shoes - should they be banned?
March 15, 2017
Molly Huddle And Stephen Sambu Return To Defend Their Titles At Sunday's NYC Half-Marathon
October 09, 2016
7 Quick Takes About Two Fantastic Races at The 2016 Chicago Marathon
October 08, 2016
Confident But Cautious, Stephen Sambu Is Ready For Marathon Debut
Carey Pinkowski picked Sambu as his first elite due to his "deep intergrity."
October 07, 2016
Chicago Marathon Press Conference: Great Weather Is In The Forecast But The Elite Men Say They'll Be Racing As The Elite Women Don't Rule Out A Sub-2:20
Conditions ideal for a fast time appear to be on the forecast for Sunday, will the elite men and women go for a fast one?