Commonwealth Champion Eilish McColgan Opens Up In Emotional Documentary

Eilish McColgan, the celebrated Scottish middle and long-distance runner, takes center stage in the upcoming BBC documentary, “Running in the Family.”  The film, directed by Alex Harron, delves into Eilish’s remarkable athletic career, her aspirations for the 2024 Olympics, and the unique bond she shares with her coach and mother, Liz.  The documentary promises an … Read more

Kenyan Marathoner Titus Ekiru Faces 10-Year Ban After Positive Tests And Forged Medical Documents

Kenyan marathoner Titus Ekiru will not be at the start line of any racing until 2032. The Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) served the 31-year-old a ten-year ban after an investigation exposed collusion with a high-ranking doctor at a hospital in Kenya. The start of his ban will be from June 28, 2022, which is when … Read more

Coach Raises Concerns About Longevity In Athletics After Kiptum’s Chicago Marathon Buildup is Revealed

Last weekend at the Chicago Marathon, Kelvin Kiptum stole the show after setting a new marathon world record. The 23-year-old Kenyan clocked a time of 2:00:35 to better the previous world record set by Eliud Kipchoge one year ago at the 2022 Berlin Marathon of 2:01:09. Kiptum’s meteoric rise in the world of marathon running … Read more

Over 80 Marathon Runners Sign Letter To USATF CEO Max Siegel For Safer Olympic Trials Amid Heat Concerns

Earlier this year, USATF sent an email to athletes and announced to the public details surrounding the Olympic Marathon Trials, which is the selection race for Team USA marathoners for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. The race is scheduled for February 3, 2024, in Orlando, Florida, with a noon start time. Since then, the organizing … Read more

Kenya Sweeps the Podium in Both Men’s and Women’s Half Marathon at Riga Road Racing Championships

Today, Kenyan athletes confirmed their status in the world of endurance running at the 2023 Road Running Championships in Riga, Latvia. Both the men’s and the women’s podium from the half marathon event were swept by Kenyan athletes. Dominant 1-2-3 By Kenyan Women Women’s race favorite, Peres Jepchirchir came into the race hoping to confirm … Read more

Beatrice Chebet and Hagos Gebrhiwet Claim Inaugural World 5k Road Racing Titles

The city of Riga, Latvia set the stage for today’s World Athletics Road Racing Championships. With ideal weather conditions and a fast course, aggressive racing was expected. The first elite event of the day was the women’s and men’s 5k. View this post on Instagram A post shared by World Athletics Road Running Championships Riga … Read more