News Wire

Relevant and recent news from around the world of running.

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...

Mainova Frankfurt Marathon: Kelkile Gezahegn triumphs, Meskerem Assefa breaks women’s Course Record

Runner-up last year, this time the number one: the Ethiopian Kelkile Gezahegn won the 37th edition of the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon in cool and...

Three of the World’s greatest runners to compete at Humana Rock ‘n Roll San...

Ethiopian champion, Tirunesh Dibaba, is all set to try her hand on the half marathon course at the Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll® San Antonio Marathon...

Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on Sunday: Arne Gabius and Katharina Heinig say they are ready...

Arne Gabius and Katharina Heinig are ready for the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on Sunday. Last year the leading German duo won their respective national...