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Relevant and recent news from around the world of running.

Gold Medalists Lead Hammer’s Return to Pre Classic

Prefontaine Classic The men’s hammer throw returns to the Prefontaine Classic after a hiatus of 11 years in what will be the event’s best collection...

Bates and Austin win California International Marathon; record numbers qualify for US Olympic Trials

Kevin Liao, CIM On a sunny and crisp winter morning in California’s state capital, Emma Bates and Brogan Austin both claimed 2018 USA Marathon Championship...

Strongest Elite Field in event history ready to race at 2018 Standard Chartered Singapore...

It is all systems go for the 2018 Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon (SCSM) which takes place this weekend with the strongest elite field in...

PSA: Calling elite endurance athletes: Interested in nutrition for training and racing – your...

Are you an elite endurance athlete racing in events from 800m to the marathon or 20km/50km race walk? Are you interested in nutrition for training and...

Reid Coolsaet to run Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

By Paul Gains Two-time Canadian Olympian Reid Coolsaet wants it known that rumours of his retirement are greatly exaggerated, even as marathon enthusiasts are busy penciling in their choices as...

Full results and story from Harry Jerome Indoor Games

Doug Clement Greg Stewart of Kamloops has quite an impressive athletic resume. He has All-Canada honours during a five-year basketball career at Thompson Rivers University,...

Bokel claims IOC bullied her and Scott after they called for Russian ban at...

Former International Olympic Committee (IOC) Athletes' Commission chairperson Claudia Bokel has claimed she was bullied after she supported calls for Russia to be banned...

Laura Muir sets 800m indoors record

From Athletics Weekly Laura Muir smashed the Scottish indoor 800m record in Glasgow on Sunday, storming to a time of 1:59.69 at the Emirates Arena. The double European indoor...

Windy City welcomes 15,000 for the 2018 Humana Rock ‘n Roll Chicago Half Marathon

Approximately 15,000 registered runners from age 12 to 82 took to the streets of the Windy City this weekend to participate in the 10th running...

Fifth-place finisher in the Olympics Volha Mazuronak will run Düsseldorf Marathon

The top European finisher in the 2016 women’s Olympic Marathon will be on the start line   in Düsseldorf: Volha Mazuronak, who finished fifth in Rio,...