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Gold Coast Ultras, the owner of Ultra Trail Gold Coast, is pleased to announce a 500 kms trail race to be held in the Nerang National Park in September 2019. It follows the very successful 200 miler (Australia’s first 200 miler) held in September 2018. Race Organiser Ian Cornelius, a...
By Rich Sands, @sands (c) 2018 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved NEW YORK (05-Mar) -- The United Airlines NYC Half is getting a course makeover this year, but returning pros Dathan Ritzenhein and Emily Sisson are confident their past successes in the event will bring them luck on the 13th...
Man, Not Meme, Eli Moskowitz Recovering After NCAA XC Accident By Chris Lotsbom, @chrislotsbom (c) 2016 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved (22-Nov) -- A mile and a half into last Saturday's NCAA Division I Cross Country Championships, in Terre Haute, Ind., North Carolina State's Eli Moskowitz believed he was in great...
World Indoor Championships Preview - Team New Zealand Tom Walsh goes into the World indoor Championships in Birmingham this weekend as the defending champion in the shot put and the 25 year old part time builder will be aiming to repeat his win at the last edition of the World...
MPs ON THE RUN BEFORE GENERAL ELECTION Members of Parliament of all political persuasions put aside their party differences this morning when they gathered on College Green in Westminster to swap words of solidarity and encouragement ahead of this Sunday’s 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon. A record total of 16 MPs...
Sifan Hassan's world mile record of 4:12.33 and Samuel Tefera's 3:31.04 world indoor 1500m record have been ratified. Hassan, the European record holder in the 3000m, 5000m and half marathon, signalled her intentions to claim the standard over the mile distance on the eve of the Herculis EBS IAAF Diamond...
Bradley recaps his week leading to a tough day at the office in the Melbourne Half Marathon. Julian comes down with a cold before heating up the track. Brady's pain free and on media duties at Melbourne Marathon, recording several interviews with Melbourne Marathon winners Sinead Diver and Liam Adams; Half...
High Quality Elite Field at the Frankfurt Marathon, Arne Gabius pursues German Record The Frankfurt Marathon will get underway on Sunday with an elite field which looks capable of living up to expectations for a high quality race. As many as 12 runners who have broken 2:10 are entered and...
The IAAF Special Congress delivered a 95% vote in favour of a resolution for constitutional reform which will be delivered in two stages, 1 January 2017 and 1 January 2019, issuing in a new era of transparent and accountable sports administration. In his opening address, IAAF President Sebastian Coe had...
Brad saves Dad Run Club and strings consecutive tons. Julian survives an injury scare and sells cold water recovery. Brady’s headspace and confidence both get a boost this week. Genieve and Ryan Gregson each took out the Queensland 10000m Championships. Official Results  World Athletics mandates restrictions and guidelines for limits on...