Monthly Archives: December 2014
Best (and Worst) of the YearDecember 30, 2014 | Jesse Squire | 2 Comments
Yesterday I published our picks for the best athletes of the year in each of the US states and Canadian provinces. What about the best and the worst of 2014 in other categories? I’ve got a whole bunch for you.
Fifty Athletes of the YearDecember 29, 2014 | Jesse Squire | 10 Comments
newHere’s one of our athletes of the year, but we have 49 more for you.
With the year winding down, it’s time to announce end-of-the-year awards. For the second year in a row, we’re doing it our way.
Here at … Read More
Edward Cheserek’s 12 Hour RunDecember 17, 2014 | Daily Relay
Edward Cheserek has several NCAA crowns to his name and was named a finalist for the 2014 Bowerman Trophy. The Oregon sophomore shared a remarkable story at the awards ceremony at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort in Phoenix, Arizona … Read More
The Monday Morning Run: Olympic Cuts, IAAF drama and Adrian Peterson talks trackDecember 15, 2014 | Kevin Sully | One Comment
You may have been thinking that track and field hasn’t been let down enough by governing bodies over the past two weeks. Bribery, corruption, charges of rampant doping seemed like enough. Then, before you even had time to Google the … Read More
The Weekend’s Best Matchups: USA & European Cross Country, Honolulu MarathonDecember 11, 2014 | Jesse Squire
Our sport really does not have an off-season. At almost any time of year, you can find competition at the highest levels, and this weekend is no exception. Three events in particular merit attention: cross country championships both at home … Read More
The Monday Morning Run: Russian doping, the return of a world record holder, NXN winnersDecember 8, 2014 | Kevin Sully
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The Monday Morning Run is back after the winter sabbatical. Upon our return we don’t get much actual running news. Instead, we are greeted with our usual themes of massive doping scandals and bureaucratic bungling!
First, … Read More
NXN Highlight Video – Ostrander’s DreamDecember 6, 2014 | Daily Relay
Chris Chavez was on site in Portland, Oregon for this video. Full results are available here. Chavez has written for ESPN Endurance, Flotrack, and more, all while studying at Marquette. Follow him on Twitter @Chris_J_Chavez
NXN Rapid RecapDecember 6, 2014 | Daily Relay | One Comment
Chris Chavez was on site in Portland, Oregon for this recap. Full results are available here. Chavez has written for ESPN Endurance, Flotrack, and more, all while studying at Marquette. Follow him on Twitter @Chris_J_Chavez
NXN Rapid Recap
Allie Ostrander … Read More