Sir Mo Farah to be challenged by Wanjiru and Kipsang at Vitality London Big Half

February 21st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Two former London Marathon champions (one of them also a former marathon world record-holder) will give Farah a tough race in the half next month


Humboldt survivor joins Wings for Life virtual run

February 21st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Ryan Straschnitzki will appear as part of #TeamCoast2Coast on May 5 at the Calgary edition of the Wings for Life Organized App Run


Laura Muir’s Nike spike prototypes spark controversy

February 21st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

An unnamed Nike rival threatens to challenge the legality of the shoe worn by the Scottish runner when she smashed the British indoor mile record on February 16


Spotify now available on Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music

February 21st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Running Gear | No Comments »

First announced last October, Garmin’s partnership with Spotify is now available on a third Garmin smartwatch model, the Vivoactive 3 Music


Bekele injured, won’t race Tokyo after all

February 20th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

A mysterious stress fracture has apparently taken one of the world’s greatest distance runners out of this year’s Tokyo Marathon


Run by effort, not pace, in snow and ice

February 20th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Training | No Comments »

Snow and ice can slow you down, so running by perceived effort rather than trying to hit a specific pace will work better for winter training runs


Jakob Ingebrigtsen beats Tefera in Dusseldorf, sets U20 world record

February 20th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

In almost a replay of Saturday’s Tefera-Kejelcha race, the Norwegian overtook the world record-holder in the final stretch of a very exciting race


Live stream: new 1,500m world record-holder to face Ingebrigtsens in Dusseldorf today

February 20th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

In his first race since breaking El Guerrouj’s indoor 1,500m world record on Saturday, Samuel Tefera of Ethiopia will face Norwegian superstars Filip and Jakob Ingebrigtsen


ASICS is looking for global ambassadors and here’s what’s involved

February 20th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Do you love running and fitness and sharing your knowledge and passion for sports with others? You might be interested in ASICS’ global ambassador program


Keep your training on track and go indoors this winter

February 19th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Training | No Comments »

Ice and snow got you down? Hate the treadmill? Time to find an indoor track


Eliud Kipchoge receives Exceptional Achievement award at the Oscars of sport

February 19th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Kipchoge lost World Sportsman of the Year to tennis superstar Novak Djokovich, but received a special honour only presented three times in 20 years


Jim Walmsley wins Hong Kong Fast 50 Miles, Krar DNF’s

February 18th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

The 100K course was shortened to 50 miles (81K) and start line relocated shortly before the race