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Relevant and recent news from around the world of running.

Joshua Cheptegei World Record 15K

Global Sports Communication Joshua Cheptegei won the 2018 NN Seven Hills Race in a new world record of 41-minutes and five seconds, taking eight seconds...

Diaz emerges as potential third candidate for World Anti-Doping Agency President

From Inside the Games Marcos Diaz of the Dominican Republic has emerged as a potential third contender for President of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA), insidethegames can...

Runners from across the Globe converge on Vegas Strip for 2018 Toyota Rock ‘n...

Approximately 40,000 registered runners from age 12 to 86 celebrated 10 years of running on the world famous Las Vegas Boulevard this weekend at...

Helleland claims call from WADA Presidential rival to stand down as vice-president “offensive” and...

From Inside the Games World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) Presidential candidate Linda Helleland has accused rival Witold Bańka of making "offensive" statements and acting in "bad...

Connor Black and Brogan MacDougall win U Sport Cross Country nationals; Kozelj and Irvine...

See results below where 2017 U Sport national cross country championships second-place finisher Connor Black, finishing second to Yves Sikubwabo in Victoria, BC won this...

Eliud Kipchoge and Gladys Cherono Best Marathon Runners of the Yea

  Eliud Kipchoge has been selected as the Best Marathon Runner of the Year (BMR) by the members of the Association of International Marathons and...

BC High School Cross Country Championships: A wet and wild affair

From sister publication: Victoria Sports News It was a wet and wild one at the 2018 British Columbia High School Cross Country Championships in Nanaimo’s...

Sir Craig tells Tygart to get own house in order instead of attacking WADA...

From Inside the Games Sir Craig Reedie hit back at the stinging criticism the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has received as he told United States...

The Athens Marathon: a Greek Success Story

According to organizers, one marathon has the most unique status in terms of sport history, despite the ever-growing number of marquee city races.  It is...

Mainova Frankfurt Marathon: The New World Masters Record Holder Mark Kiptoo

Mark Kiptoo gave hope to mature marathon runners everywhere when he broke the World Masters Record for runners over-40 with 2:07:50 for seventh place...