What former NOP runner Mary Cain has planned for 2020

December 30th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Cain, who has become the human face of abuse in sports, is training for the 2020 indoor season and the U.S. Olympic trials in June


Nike employees protest its treatment of women

December 10th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Nike employees protested at the Beaverton, Ore. headquarters on Monday following the reopening of the building named after Alberto Salazar


Athletes allege UKAthletics encouraged doping with (legal) thyroid medication

December 1st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The most recent allegations echo reports by Kara Goucher about athletes being encouraged to take unnecessary medications to lose weight and improve performance


New head of UK Athletics axed before starting the job

November 27th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

The case of Zara Hyde Peters shows that having more women at the top might not be enough to change the culture of athletics


Jordan Hasay discusses Mary Cain, announces Paula Radcliffe is her new coach

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

Hasay acknowledges the issues Cain raises while defending Salazar


Mary Cain started the conversation we needed to have

November 15th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Cain told a story last Thursday that shocked some and rung true for others. She spoke out about a problem that running has needed to fix for a while. Here’s how we can get started


Mary Cain tells NY Times of abuse by Salazar & NOP

November 7th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Features, The Scene | No Comments »

Once an exceptional young athlete, Mary Cain says at the NOP she was forced to lose weight until her body and spirit broke under the strain


Nike CEO Mark Parker to step aside in wake of Salazar ban

October 23rd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Mark Parker’s 13-year tenure as Nike CEO will end on January 13


Kara Goucher speaks to the media about Salazar

October 8th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Kara Goucher expresses relief that her eight-year journey to expose her former coach as a drug cheat has ended in a ban, but says it should be for life, and his program shut down


Chicago 2019: the men’s marathon of the year

October 8th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

A closer look at the elite fields for the 2019 Chicago Marathon


WATCH: Nike’s sub-4 to Western States-100 athlete

October 2nd, 2019 by Tory Scholz | Posted in Trail Running | No Comments »

Watch Nike trail runner Matt Daniels in the film Sub-4 to States about his record breaking year on and off the trails


BBC journalist unpacks Alberto Salazar story

October 1st, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Mark Daly is the BBC journalist who has been investigating the Salazar story for more than four years