Faith Kipyegon wins Pre Classic 1,500m in first race postpartum

July 3rd, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Kipyegon won the Pre 1,500m and broke 4:00 in her first race since giving birth


Semenya wins 31st straight 800m at Pre Classic

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

The iconic meet also brought a new Euro record in the 3K for Sifan Hassan and a new PB for Canada’s Mo Ahmed in the 2-mile


IAAF asks Swiss court to overturn temporary Semenya ruling

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

The IAAF’s continues its efforts to prevent the South African from racing the 800m without lowering her natural testosterone


Ahmed and Knight going head-to-head in Pre Classic 2-mile

June 25th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

The 5,000m runners are dipping down in distance to go race the Prefontaine Classic 2 mile


Bishop-Nriagu to pace DeBues-Stafford in Pre Classic 1,500m

June 24th, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

DeBues-Stafford is targeting the Canadian record and Bishop-Nriagu is going to help her get there


Semenya to race 800m at Pre Classic on June 30

June 19th, 2019 by Anne Francis | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

In the wake of a ruling that allows Semenya temporarily to race without regard for the IAAF’s testosterone rule, she has switched from the 3,000 to the 800m at the Prefontaine Classic


Caster Semenya to race the Pre Classic 3,000m, not required to lower testosterone

May 21st, 2019 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Semenya to compete against one of the strongest fields North American soil has ever seen


Prefontaine Classic to move to Stanford for 2019

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

Renovations to the iconic Hayward Field meant the early-season Diamond League event needed to find another home for 2018


Ahmed, Watson, Smellie, Brown, and Van Buskirk set to compete at Pre Classic

May 24th, 2018 by Madeleine Kelly | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Five of Canada’s biggest talents are set to compete Friday and Saturday at the Prefontaine Classic in Eugene, Oregon


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


Watch Mo Ahmed and Gen Lalonde set new Canadian benchmarks in their events

May 31st, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Running videos | No Comments »

Watch race footage of Canadians Mo Ahmed and Geneviève Lalonde set new national records in the men’s 5,000m and the women’s 3,000m steeplechase.