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Farah Says Farewell to Hayward Field With Pre Classic Win

By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2017 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved EUGENE, ORE. (27-May) -- In 2011, Britain's Mo Farah made his Prefontaine Classic debut, winning the 10,000m in a European record 26:46.57.  Since that night, he has competed in...

Aussies at the Prefontaine Classic Day 2 Wrap

Tiernan impresses again while Mathews goes sub 3:55 for the mile Day 2 for the Aussies started with Pat Tiernan lining up in a field of 29 for the Pre Classic 5000m in what turned out to be Mo Farah’s...
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Video: Patrick Tiernan Interview post Men’s 5K – Prefontaine Classic 2017

Patrick Tiernan Interview post Men's 5K - Prefontaine Classic 2017, thanks to Matt Lynch.

Aussies at the Prefontaine Classic Day 1 Wrap

The women’s 5000m at the Prefontaine Classic was set up for a world record attempt, and the first few laps didn’t disappoint, as Genzebe Dibaba tucked in behind the pacemakers. A second group formed and the respective groups went...

Despite Stopping, Teenager Chespol Runs World U20 Steeple Record at Prefontaine Classic

By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2017 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved EUGENE, ORE. (26-May) -- Heading into the second to last water barrier of the 3000m steeplechase here tonight on the first day of the 42nd Prefontaine Classic, 18 year-old...

Trengove, Clark & Hunt among London World Championships marathon selections

Olympians Jessica Trengove (SA), Milly Clark (NSW) and Jeff Hunt (NSW) will headline a six-strong marathon contingent at the IAAF World Championships, with Athletics Australia Selectors today confirming starters for the 42.195km race at London 2017. To be joined by...

Aussie marathon legends to help runners realise their dreams

The biggest names in Australian marathon running history will be on hand to run alongside, back slap, high-five and cheer on participants to the finish line of the 39th Gold Coast Airport Marathon on 1-2 July. Brisbane 1982 Commonwealth Games...

Angie Petty latest addition to NZ World Champs team

Petty latest addition to NZ World Champs team Angie Petty is the latest Kiwi athlete added to the New Zealand team for the 2017 World Championships to be held in London in August. The 25 year-old 800m specialist ran under the...

Centrowitz, Martinez Impress At USATF Distance Classic

By David Monti, @d9monti (c) 2017 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved LOS ANGELES (18-May) -- As the warm Southern California sun set over the Bill Henry Track at Jack Kemp Stadium at Occidental College here, action on the track heated...

Cathy Freeman appointed as official GC2018 Ambassador

Legendary Australian sprinter Cathy Freeman OAM became the sixth official Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games (GC2018) Ambassador in Brisbane today. The announcement was made by Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Corporation (GOLDOC) Chairman, Peter Beattie AC and Premier of Queensland,...

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