SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (May 25, 2016) – The 5th San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half presented by LeftLaneSports.com was held on April 30 – May 1 hosting more than 4,000 participants in the weekend’s races that included the Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K and Kids’ races plus a free Family Fitness Day &…Read More
By Larry Eder, RunBlogRun.com In a race that portends Rio, but also shows the continuing growth of our sport, Mo Farah was challenged by William Sitonik Malel with 250 meters to go, and won, going away, over the last 75 meters, in 26:53.71, the second best time ever by…Read More
Past participants and volunteers encouraged to wear event shirts on June 1 (May 24, 2016) — In honor of Global Running Day, June 1, the Big Sur International Marathon organization is encouraging all former participants and volunteers from any of its annual events to proudly wear a race or Big…Read More
For the third year in a row, the very elite of American distance runners are descending on Concord, Massachusetts for the Adrian Martinez Classic, sponsored by HOKA ONE ONE. High Performance races in the 800m, 5000m and Mile are part of a unique track event that also offers community mile…Read More
LOS ANGELES (5/20/16, USATF)-- Meet records in the 3,000-meter steeplechase fell Friday night as 64 athletes met the Olympic Trials standard in middle distance events ranging from 800 to 5,000 meters at the HOKA ONE ONE Middle Distance Classic. All races are available for free, on-demand viewing on USATF.TV. The…Read More
Meet Wrap-Up by Fred Baer American River College and College of the Sequoias won respective men’s and women’s titles at the Northern California Track & Field Championships Saturday (May 14), which determined finalists for the 2016 California Community College Athletic Association Championships at San Diego Mesa College, May 20-21.…Read More
Head-to-head encounters feature strongly on the fourth stop of the 2016 IAAF Diamond League in Eugene, Oregon, giving the famed Prefontaine Classic meeting the look of an Olympic Games preview on Friday and Saturday (27-28).
At the IAAF World Championships Beijing 2015, Dafne Schippers and Elaine Thompson produced the fourth and seventh fastest 200m performances of all-time when they ran for gold and silver in the Chinese capital.
They will meet again on a fast track at Hayward Field and joining them in the 200m will be Tori Bowie, third at last year’s world championships 100m and the fastest woman in the...
For the third year in a row, the very elite of American distance runners are descending on Concord, Massachusetts for the Adrian Martinez Classic, sponsored by HOKA ONE ONE. High Performance races in the 800m, 5000m and Mile are part of a unique track event that also offers community mile races for all ages, as well as two races featuring local unified track athletes. The eighth edition of the Martinez Classic, scheduled for Thursday June 2nd at Emerson Field in Concord, will truly live up to its billing as a meet with races for all ages and abilities and, as...
Both winners received a $25,000 check – tied for the largest first-place prize of any 10K race in the world – which was presented to them by NYRR Young Runners - New York, May 14, 2016—The Kenyan delegation took five of the six podium spots at the UAE Healthy Kidney 10K on Saturday, May 14, in Central Park, with Lucas Rotich claiming the top men’s spot in 28:29 and Cynthia Limo finishing first on the women’s side in 31:39.
Both winners received a $25,000 check – tied for the largest first-place prize of any 10K race in the world – which...
Thousands of volunteers and spectators support participants as temperatures range in the mid-30s for springtime race day - CLEVELAND (May 15, 2016) – Neither sleet, nor snow, nor rain and low temperatures could keep nearly 15,000 runners from competing in the 39th Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon. Despite temperatures in the mid-30s, spirits were high at the starting line just outside the Quicken Loans Arena, the home of the Cleveland Cavaliers. Behind the scenes, a small army of University Hospitals staff and race volunteers mobilized to ensure racers would remain safe and accomplish their goals.
Executive Race Director Jack Staph said, “Our...