Head to head clashes to watch at the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

February 20th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in Runs & Races | No Comments »

Here are a couple two-person matchups to keep an eye on


Transgender runner Megan Youngren set to compete at U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

February 13th, 2020 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Megan Youngren will toe the line in Atlanta on February 29


Bernard Lagat and Chris Brown aim for sixth Olympics each

November 12th, 2019 by Ben Snider-McGrath | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Veteran track stars Bernard Lagat and Chris Brown have both announced plans to compete for spots at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics


Heartfelt and inspiring moment between runners is the best thing you’ll see today

July 11th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Inspiration, Running videos | No Comments »

American Jenny Simpson showed how much her teammate means to her by hugging Brenda Martinez after the two qualified for the Rio Olympics.


Dramatic finish leads to heartbreak in women’s 800m at U.S. Olympic trials

July 5th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Running videos, The Scene | No Comments »

The women’s 800m at the U.S. Olympic trials was a heartbreaker for some athletes, including Alysia Montaño, after a late-race tumble (photo: Randy Miyazaki / @TaFphoto).


VIDEO: Allyson Felix shows why she’s the best with incredible comeback at U.S. trials

July 4th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Racing, Running videos | No Comments »

Allyson Felix, a nine-time Olympic champion, won the women’s 400m at the U.S. Olympic trials on Sunday with a huge comeback in the final 100m (photo: @TaFPhoto).


WATCH: Galen Rupp wins 8th straight U.S. 10K title with emphatic celebration

July 2nd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Running videos, The Scene | No Comments »

Galen Rupp won his eighth consecutive 10,000m title at the U.S. Olympic trials on Friday with an emphatic celebration (photo: @TaFPhoto).


Shalane Flanagan becomes Olympic medal hopeful after crushing U.S. 10K record

June 27th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

Shalane Flanagan set a new American 10K road record in Boston on Sunday and looks good ahead of Rio (photo via B.A.A. on Twitter).


Chris Barnicle, “the world’s fastest stoner,” wants to return to elite status

May 3rd, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in The Scene | No Comments »

Chris Barnicle, the last place finisher at the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials and an advocate for cannabis use, wants to return to form to run a sub-4 mile.


Running community rallies for daughter of Vancouver Sun Run winner

February 26th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

The running community has come together to raise money for the daughter of Luke Puskedra, Penelope, who was recently diagnosed with neuroblastoma.


Trusting the race plan: Desiree Linden’s test of discipline and patience

February 17th, 2016 by Tara Campbell | Posted in Blogs, Gotta Run! | No Comments »

Watching the elites race is how many of us learn the best tactics and lessons about the sport. With eyes glued to the screen watching Des Linden run at the U.S. Olympic Trials, Tara […]


New study: Millennials love to run half-marathons, enjoy post-race outings

February 14th, 2016 by Tim Huebsch | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

A new running study on millennials reveals some interesting behaviour and motivations for those born after 1980.