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The Non-Track Fan’s Guide to the Olympics: Women’s running eventsAugust 10, 2016 | Kevin Sully | One Comment
Part one of the Non-Track Fan’s Guide to the 2016 Olympics, featuring the men’s events, can be found here. Today, I’m focusing on the women’s events. I included the date of the final, the key names … Read More
Huddle takes 10,000m title, continues to put Beijing behind herJuly 2, 2016 | Brendon Desrochers | 2 Comments
EUGENE, Ore. — There is a subset of sports fans that only knows Molly Huddle as the runner who pulled up a few meters short of the finish line in last August’s World Championships 10,000m before being pipped at the tape … Read More
26 thoughts from Olympic Trials MarathonFebruary 16, 2016 | Kevin Sully | One Comment
Some leftover thoughts from Saturday’s Olympic Trials. Be sure to check out Jesse’s takeaways from the race, Brendon’s look at social media and our recap podcast featuring Sports Illustrated’s Tim Layden.
1) I know a good number of you thought Rupp … Read More
What2Watch: Thursday at the USA ChampionshipsJune 25, 2015 | Jesse Squire | 2 Comments
All eyes will be on Galen Rupp tonight.
The 2015 USATF Championships kick off today at Hayward Field. Here’s my usual rundown of what, why, when, how and who to watch.
The lion’s share of attention will go … 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
Monday Morning Run: Boston and London announce elite fieldsJanuary 12, 2015 | Kevin Sully
Photo via TrackTownPhoto
The Boston and London marathons each announced portions of their elite fields last week. No surprise, Meb Keflezighi will defend his title and Shalane Flanagan will headline the women’s competition in Boston against the Rita … Read More
The Monday Morning Run: 2014 Marathon AwardsNovember 10, 2014 | Kevin Sully | 2 Comments
Photo via Chicago Marathon
Last year in November, I tried to select the men’s and women’s marathoners of the year. The World Marathon Majors does award an overall champion, but they base their standings on a two-year cycle. … Read More
The New York City Marathon a trial for the TrialsNovember 1, 2014 | Daily Relay | 2 Comments
Deep elite fields of American men and women will have their feet planted on the New York City pavement for Sunday’s marathon, but you’ll have to forgive them if the back of their minds are somewhere in the cloudless skies … Read More
The Weekend’s Best Matchups: Berlin Marathon and College Cross CountrySeptember 26, 2014 | Jesse Squire
Will Shalane Flanagan get to the Brandenburg Gate in record time? And will she be the first woman to get there?
After a brief hiatus, the Weekend’s Best Matchups returns just in time for fall. That means distance running, specifically … Read More
The Weekend’s Best Matchups: World Relays, College Championships and moreMay 23, 2014 | Jesse Squire
The world is coming to the Bahamas for the first ever IAAF World Relays this weekend, a meet that looks like it will be great fun. There’s plenty of other action this weekend too: three lower-tier national collegiate championships, US … Read More