Lululemon Under Fire After Muslim Runner Says The Company Cropped Her Out Of Ads

In the bustling streets of New York City, where diversity thrives, the spirit of inclusivity should extend to every facet of life, including the realm of sports.  Recently, the running community was reminded of this essential principle through the experiences of Amena Saad, an Arab American runner whose dedication to both her identity and her … Read more

Steeplechase World Champion Norah Jeruto Acquitted Of Doping Charges

Norah Jeruto, the 2022 World 3000m steeplechase champion, has been vindicated of doping charges following a lengthy and complex legal battle.  In April of this year, Jeruto found herself embroiled in a doping scandal that threatened her career and reputation. However, she has been cleared of all allegations after a thorough investigation and expert testimony. … Read more

Blind High School Runner Reflects On His Final Season With Bethlehem

In a sea of vibrant school colors, one runner stands out in a cross-country race: Sean Meek, a senior from Bethlehem High School. He is easily spotted among a sea of runners as another athlete wearing a fluorescent green vest with the word “GUIDE” matches his stride. Meek’s journey as a runner is both remarkable … Read more

Petter Engdahl’s Season Reflection After Abrupt End Due to 60kph Cycling Accident And Fractured Collarbone

2022 CCC winner and course record holder Petter Engdahl won’t be on the start line at Kodiak Ultras by UTMB this weekend as he recovers from a broken collarbone. The 29-year-old from Sweden underwent surgery to repair a broken collar bone after crashing during an easy recovery ride on his bike going 60km/h.  Coming back … Read more

Nonbinary Transmasculine Runner Receives TUE For Gender-Affirming Testosterone Use

Cal Calamia is a 27-year-old nonbinary transmasculine runner and high school cross-country coach from San Francisco. Calamia has been an advocate and trailblazer in the nonbinary running community. Calamia continues to play a significant role in creating opportunities and safe environments for trans and nonbinary runners.  View this post on Instagram A post shared by … Read more

World Mental Health Day: Allie Ostrander and the Intersection of Mental Health and Athletics

Note: This article discusses difficult topics, including eating disorders and eating disorder recovery. If you or someone you know is struggling, please reach out to the National Eating Disorders Association. World Mental Health Day serves as a poignant reminder of the silent battles individuals often face, hidden behind smiles and accomplishments. It’s a day to … Read more

90-Year-Old Dot Sowerby is Showing Age is Just a Number After Setting New American Half Marathon Record

90-year-old American runner Dot Sowerby is proving that you’re never too old to become a record-breaking runner. On September 24th, Sowerby of Greensboro, North Carolina, stood out in the crowd of competitors as she took to the Chicago Lifetime Half Marathon line. She won the race in the 90-94 age group and broke the American … Read more