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Relevant and recent news from around the world of running.

Canadians Ben Preisner and Natasha Wodak win in front of a sold out field...

Randy Clegg The 2019 Scotiabank Vancouver Half-Marathon and 5k had many highlights, with $1.2 million dollars being raised for local organizations through the Scotiabank Charity...

Richardson Leads Fast Prefontaine Classic Women’s 100

Prefontaine Classic The fastest woman in the world is poised to make her international debut at the Prefontaine Classic. The stellar field also includes the world’s...

Bruny Surin’s daughter to run Jerome

Gary Kingston Bruny Surin, the Canadian record holder in the 100 metres, has long been retired, but the 1996 Olympic relay gold medallist could still...

Michael Norman and Fred Kerley Ready to Rock Pre Classic 400

Prefontaine Classic Michael Norman will have everyone’s attention in the Prefontaine Classic 400 meters – likely no one more than Fred Kerley, last year’s world No. 1. This...

Cam Levins to return to Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Paul Gains Running fans across the continent rejoiced last October when Cam Levins beat the 43-year-old Canadian marathon record with his stunning debut of 2:09:25...

Rwandan Runners Emerge Victorious at Lululemon Toronto 10K

Paul Gains Surprises were abundant at the lululemon Toronto 10K today with a pair of refugees from Rwanda emerging victorious in the men’s and women’s divisions....

Meeting HERCULIS EBS 2019 : Wayde VAN NIEKERK back in Monaco

The Meeting Herculis EBS is fast approaching. In 30 days’ time, the locals in Monaco will get to witness a series of clashes between...

MEETING de PARIS 2019 : The first two clashes announced at Charléty Stadium

The Meeting de PARIS 2019, set to be hosted on Aug. 24 at the Charléty Stadium, has some interesting clashes in the pipeline between...

Class of the World Return for Women’s 200 at Pre Classic

Prefontaine Classic All three Olympic medalists from Rio lead an impressive Prefontaine Classic women’s 200 meters. The field boasts IAAF Diamond League winners in three events...

Selemon Barega returns to defend his 2-mile title in the Prefontaine Classic

Selemon Baregareturns to defend his 2-mile title in the Prefontaine Classic. That’s good news for fans and bad news for the rest of the field....