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January 23, 2023

2022 LRC Women’s World & American Rankings: Who’s #1?

Some choices for World #1 were easy (Athing Mu in the 800, Faith Kipyegon in the 1500), others much tougher. Find out where we ranked all your favorites in 2022.
January 11, 2022

2021 Women's World and American Rankings: Mu, Kipyegon, Hassan, & Jepchirchir Post Epic Seasons

Did you know that Athing Mu accomplished something this year that David Rudisha never did? Do you know the one event in our rankings where the Olympic champ wasn't also our world #1?
January 11, 2022

2021 Men's World and American Rankings: Kipchoge, Ingebrigtsen, & Cheptegei Lead the Way

No American men cracked the top 3 in any event.
December 31, 2019

2019 World and American Rankings: Donavan Brazier and Ajee' Wilson are World #1s

The 6th annual world and US distance rankings are here and for the first time ever two Americans are #1 in the world in their events.