Adeel is a 21-year old student living in Canada. He has been running
for eight years and has personal bests of 17:44 for 5k, 36:38 for 10k,
1:26 for a half marathon and 3:10 for a marathon.
Marathoner Wesley Ngetich Dies in Kenyan Chaos
The ongoing violence in Kenya has claimed the life of a second prominent athlete. Wesley Ngetich,...
Pistorius Ineligible for Olympics, IAAF Rules
Oscar Pistorius’ Olympic dream has come to an apparent end after the International Association...
Inventor Spot takes a look at 10 interesting sports ads, of which Nike’s “You’re...
World Marathon Majors: Chance for a World Record?
The fall round of the World Marathon Majors begins Sunday in Berlin. Haile Gebrselassie will...
63 Marathons in 63 Days
No matter how you look at it, there is something special about running a marathon every single...
Osaka Marathon: Who’s Who
Heat and humidity will make for stifling conditions in the marathon at the 2007 IAAF World...
Web Site Review: Goalmigo
If you’ve set your sights on a goal, you might want to set your sights on Goalmigo. Goalmigo...
As Alberto Salazar recovers from a heart attack, it is once again worth reflecting on his career,...
How Fast Is Too Fast?
How fast would the world records be without performance-enhancing drugs? This is a question...
Featured Web Site: Flocasts
There is no television station dedicated to running, but take comfort in Flocasts, which is...
Better Know an African: Haile Gebrselassie
Haile Gebrselassie‘s father wanted him to become a farmer. Many of the world’s...
2007 Boston Marathon Results
Robert Cheruiyot of Kenya won his second straight Boston Marathon in a time of 2:14:13, gaining...
2007 Boston Marathon Preview
Defending champion Robert Cheruiyot headlines the field at the 111th Boston Marathon on Monday,...
Better Know an African*
The sport of distance-running is undoubtedly dominated by East Africans. Women and men from...
The Lure of the 2-Hour Marathon
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Is Running a Dying Sport?
Ostensibly, it is ludicrous to question the health of running. The sport is experiencing unprecedented...
8 Great Runners You Probably Never Heard Of
Zersenay Tadesse of Eritrea is the best runner unknown runner today. This is one name you...
New York City Marathon Recap
Unbelievable might be the best way to describe the women’s and men’s races at the...
Race Preview: The New York City Marathon
The New York City Marathon, the fifth and final major marathon of the year, takes place this...
Speed Training: What to Do and What Not to Do
Here are some thoughts on speed training adapted from a talk I gave recently to a general audience.
50 Marathons in 50 Days is Not Impressive
Knuckleballer Wilbur Wood started 49 games for the 1972 Chicago White Sox, the most games started...