Kenenisa Bekele’s 12:37.35 WR has stood for 16+ years. the longest time in history, but Cheptegei, the 10k & XC world champ, is 100% committed to trying to break it in Monaco on Friday. Can he do it? The post Joshua Cheptegei Is Going For The 5000 ..
By LetsRun.com August 12, 2020 Elite track & field returns on Friday, August 14, with the Herculis Monaco meeting. Unlike the first two unofficial Diamond League meets of 2020 in Oslo and Zurich, Monaco will feature full fields and fans in the stands. ..
How have the greatest marathoner and greatest distance runner in history been training during the pandemic? Where is their fitness two months before London? Superagent Jos Hermens gives us the inside scoop. The post Now That Kipchoge vs Bekele Is Set, ..
On has announced more NCAA signings this summer than every other shoe company combined. We reveal the full squad and analyze the roster, which is made up of 6 NCAA champs (4 DI) and led by Joe Klecker, Olli Hoare, and Alicia Monson. The post Full On ..
The elite races will take place on a looped course in St. James’ Park with Kipchoge vs Bekele and Brigid Kosgei highlighting. Despite organizers’ best efforts, the mass participation race is cancelled and runners can defer their entry to 2021, 2022 or ..
In one of distance running’s greatest efforts, Kenya’s Ismael Kirui ran 13:02 from the front to hold off Haile Gebrselassie and avenge his brother’s controversial Olympic defeat to Khalid Skah. The post I Was Bored, So I Watched the 1993 World Championship ..
Vigil coached Adams State College to 19 national team titles and coached 22 Olympians, including Denna Kastor when she won an Olympic bronze in the marathon. The post “Chasing Excellence” – New Biography On Legendary Coach Joe Vigil ..
We know the 100/200 will be doable, but what about the 200/400? The 1500/5000? The (gulp)…100/400? We break them all down and propose a few easy solutions. World Athletics, are you paying attention? A few tweaks could make the schedule much more athlete-friendly. *MB: ..
Tom Ratcliffe and Becky Paige, who teamed up for the terrific Bannister: Everest on the Track, have reunited for The Stand, which aims to tell the definitive story of Smith and Carlos’ protest on the Olympic 200m medal stand in 1968. *Stream The ..
The Olympic silver medalist discusses his beginnings in the sport, his rivalry with Lopez Lomong, why he once missed two drug tests, & much more. The post Paul Chelimo’s Rise to the Top: “I’m Willing to Die in a Race” appeared ..