Suguru Osako

Suguru Osako

August 07, 2021

The Greatest Ever x2: Eliud Kipchoge Repeats as Olympic Marathon Champion in Dominant Fashion

Eliud Kipchoge repeated as Olympic Marathon champ and cemented his status as the marathon GOAT as Galen Rupp was 8th.
May 28, 2021

PTF Day 1: Osako Beats Rupp, Ferlic Beats McGorty, Frerichs Rules the Steeple

Suguru Osako destroyed Galen Rupp over the final 400 of the 10,000 and then became a legend by running the B heat of the 10,000 immediately afterward.  In the steeples, Courtney Frerichs looked great in her second steeple of the year while Sean McGorty did not take a step forward.  
September 14, 2019

Shogo Nakamura Wins WILD and THRILLING Japanese Olympic Marathon Trials as Honami Maeda Crushes Women's Field

We expected the first Marathon Grand Championship to be the most dramatic race of the year and the men's race more than lived up to the hype as it had an incredible blowup, an incredible finish and much more.
September 12, 2019

6 Things You Need to Know Ahead of the Most Dramatic Marathon of 2019: The Japanese Olympic Trials

We can't wait for Saturday night's race which is super high in quality. Only 20 Americans in history have broken 2:10 in the marathon and only four have ever broken 2:08; the MGC will feature 21 sub-2:10 guys, six of whom have broken 2:08.
February 04, 2019

Japan’s Suguru Osako Breaks CR With 63:00 To Win Surf City Half-Marathon

Osako said the goal was a "solid effort at marathon pace."
December 03, 2017

Sondre Moen Makes History, Smashes European Record in Marathon to Win Fukuoka in 2:05:48

2:05:48 to become the first non African born runner under 2:06.
April 19, 2017

The Boston Marathon Report Cards Are Out - We Rank the Runners A Through dnF

We rank the top 10 and the Americans on their Boston performances.
April 17, 2017

7 Thoughts on Men's Race in Boston: Galen Rupp More Than Leads The Way With Six Americans in Top 10

A Kenyan may have won and a Japanese guy was 3rd, but Galen Rupp led the American invasion.
April 12, 2017

2017 Boston Marathon International Men's Preview: Lemi Berhanu Hayle Goes For the Repeat Against a Field That Contains 5 Sub-2:05 Guys

We break down the elite men's field that will challenge US Olympians Galen Rupp, Jared Ward and Meb Keflezighi in Boston on Monday.
July 18, 2015

KBC Nacht Meeting: Ben True Gets IAAF Standard As Eric Jenkins Explodes To A 13:07 And Lauren Johnson Destroys Her PR To Make Worlds On A Night Full Of Fast American Running

True ran 13:06 to seal the deal for worlds with Jenkins right behind him in a huge PR. Abbey D’Agostino PRd at 5000 as did Johnson to punch her ticket to worlds in the 1500. Other big names in action included Dejen Gebremeskel, Chris Derrick, Emily Sisson, Mary Cain, PVer Sandi Morris andLolo Jones. Check out how they did.
*MB: Ben True Runs 13:06 5000m, Eric Jenkins 13:07

May 12, 2015

2015 Hoka One One Middle Distance Classic Men's Preview: Will America's Biggest Stars Return To Form?

After some recent struggles, can Nick Symmonds return to form? What about Galen Rupp, Cam Levins and the NOP? Are former NCAA stars Andrew Wheating and Robby Andrews back? The highlight is an incredibly deep 1,500 which contains former NCAA champs WheatingAndrewsLeo ManzanoMac Fleet, Nate Brannen and a slew of others.

February 15, 2015

Bowerman Track Club's Lopez Lomong and Ryan Hill Go 1-2 as Cam Levins Falters

Nike Oregon Project's Cam Levins had an off day and the rival Bowerman Track Club's Lopez Lomong and Ryan Hill were glad to pick up the slack going 1-2 in the men's 5000m. German Fernandez DNFd as he was having a terrible day and going to get lapped.

January 31, 2015

What a Day for Cam Levins: 3:54 Dominant Mile Win and then 30 Minutes Later He Takes Down Rupp in 2 Mile

Cam Levins started out with a bang in the first big pro meet in the US in 2015.

January 07, 2014

Meet Japan's Galen Rupp, Run Through The Finish Line, Is Cricket Bigger Than Track? And Who Drinks More? The Irish Or Aussies, Race Walkers Or 1,500 Runners?

Happy New Year. We hope you are excited about 2014 like we are. We were pleased to see the calendar turn because a New Year always ends the total lack of races that take place at the end of each year.