London paper reports Nike shoes about to be banned

January 15th, 2020 by Anne Francis | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

New rules are almost certain to cover foam height or degree of energy return, but insiders are divided on when such a ban is likely to be implemented


DeBues-Stafford and Seccafien advance in their events

October 2nd, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

It’s Day 6 in Doha, with Canadians competing in numerous events including the women’s 1,500 preliminaries, the women’s 5,000m heats, and the decathlon


Mo Farah wins seventh London 10,000m title

May 27th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Farah defends his 10K title in 28:15, Muir ends up third in Westminster Mile


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


Bram Som paces second runner to a world record in two days

February 17th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

With Som’s help, European half-marathon record-holder Julien Wanders grabs the 5K world record in Monaco. Meanwhile, back in Birmingham, Laura Muir sets a new British indoor mile record in 4:18.75


Olympian Gabriela Stafford: Making moves and smashing records

January 27th, 2019 by Kate Van Buskirk | Posted in The Shakeout Podcast | No Comments »

Middle distance phenom Gabriela Stafford set 2 indoor Canadian records in the last 3 weeks. The University of Toronto student and Olympian ran 14:57.45 in the 5000m on January 4th, and 4:24.80 in the […]


Great Stirling XC champ wins despite wrong turn

January 13th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Hillary Bor took a wrong turn but still won the Great Stirling XC race on Saturday


Gabriela Stafford is moving across the world

January 7th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Gabriela Stafford on moving across the ocean and her goals for 2019


Houlihan dominates in 1,500m at Lausanne Diamond League; Semenya sixth

July 5th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

American runner surges past three contenders with 200m to go


Prefontaine Classic Preview: Semenya vs. Wilson, Simpson vs. Muir, Centrowitz vs. Souleiman

May 22nd, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The Prefontaine Classic is the longest-running outdoor invitational track and field meet in America, and it’s happening this Friday and Saturday


Too busy? This is how Laura Muir makes vet life and pro running both work

November 23rd, 2017 by Sinead Mulhern | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

If you think you’re too busy, take a page from Laura Muir’s book


Loaded women’s 1,500m ends in thrilling blanket-finish at worlds

August 7th, 2017 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in London 2017 | No Comments »

The IAAF World Championships women’s 1,500m ended in superb fashion as the first five athletes were separated by less than a second