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Stanley Biwott: The right man for the job in New York CityNovember 1, 2015 | Daily Relay
Stanley Biwott’s winning performance at Sunday’s TCS New York City Marathon served as testimony to two foundational traits of top runners: speed and perseverance.
Leading up to his victory in New York City, Biwott’s career had been characterized by unfulfilled … Read More
What the athletes are saying at the New York City MarathonOctober 30, 2015 | Daily Relay
We liked Kevin Sully’s New York City Marathon storylines so much that we figured we’d find out what the athletes thought. Here’s athlete perspective on Sully’s six storylines heading into marathon weekend.
Who challenges Kipsang?
Now that Gebre Gebramariam has … Read More
New York City Marathon Preview: Who challenges Kipsang? Kenya or Ethiopia in women’s race? What about Meb?October 27, 2015 | Kevin Sully | One Comment
Ahead of Sunday’s New York City Marathon, here are six questions that I hope to get answered.
Who challenges Wilson Kipsang?
Kipsang hasn’t won a marathon in a year, but still enters as the favorite. The man he beat in … Read More
The Monday Morning Run: 26 Thoughts on the London MarathonApril 28, 2015 | Kevin Sully
Photo: Chicago Marathon
Due to results overload, we are splitting up the Monday Morning Run this week (not to mention posting it on Tuesday……). The London Marathon recap is on tap for today with the full review of … Read More
An Archetypal London Marathon PreviewApril 24, 2015 | Kevin Sully | One Comment
Photo via Creative Commons
Predicting marathons is hard. If you rely on form charts and personal bests then the unpredictability of 26 miles spits you out and makes you look like a neophyte. If you get too cute … Read More
The Monday Morning Run: 26 Takeaways from the Boston MarathonApril 21, 2015 | Kevin Sully | One Comment
Photo: Jon Terzenbach
The Monday Morning Run is a day later to accommodate the Boston Marathon. Boston alone would have been enough to discuss, but there are also results from the track and the surprise announcement of Eugene … Read More
Sunday a reminder that, even for elites, marathoning hurtsNovember 4, 2014 | Daily Relay
Photo: New York City Marathon Facebook
The sheer number of people who complete marathons every year – 541,000 Americans in 2013, according to Running USA – can obscure how difficult the task is. All of the runners in … Read More
The Monday Morning Run: Kipsang’s kick, Keitany conquers the Park and the maxim of MebNovember 3, 2014 | Kevin Sully | One Comment
Photo via Creative Commons
New York’s weather on Sunday would have ruined any other fall marathon. With wind gusts between 30-40 mph, any hope of a fast time was gone before the elites even got off the bus … Read More
Boston Marathon: Picks and PredictionsApril 20, 2014 | Kevin Sully
Photo via TrackTownPhoto
The Daily Relay staff looked in the crystal ball and made their predictions for the 2014 Boston Marathon. Be sure to follow the Daily Relay Twitter account for all the updates from Monday’s race.
Men’s winner: … Read More
The Weekend’s Best Matchups: Boston Marathon, Mt. SAC Relays, and moreApril 18, 2014 | Jesse Squire | One Comment
The Wall of Honor at Mt. San Antonio College says it all.
There is so much going on this weekend that I can’t possibly rank the best matchups. I’ve broken them into three categories: Boston Marathon, Mt. SAC Relays, and … Read More