12 Sep Lance Armstrong To Do Half-Ironman Tri This Month

By Scott Douglas Lance Armstrong will participate in the Superfrog Triathlon in Coronad0, California, on September 30. Superfrog is a half-Ironman triathlon that isn't sanctioned by USA Triathlon, the sport's governing body in the U.S. As such, USA Triathlon won't … Continue reading → Full Article...

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12 Sep Will India Host a World Half Marathon Record?

By Peter Gambaccini Photo of Lelisa Desisa by Victah Sailer India is not known for being a distance-running powerhouse, nor even as the host of world-class competitors from foreign shores, but the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon has been an exception … Continue reading → Full Article...

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11 Sep Tirunesh Dibaba To Run Half Marathon Sunday

By Scott Douglas Reigning Olympic 10,000-meter champion Tirunesh Dibaba will make her half marathon debut on Sunday at the Great North Run in Newcastle, England, in-the-know blogger Alberto Stretti reports. Dibaba, of Ethiopia, defended her Olympic 10K title last month, … Continue reading → Full Article...

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08 Sep Lance Armstrong Denied Entry to Chicago Marathon

By Dick Patrick Lance Armstrong intended to run next month’s Chicago Marathon as a member of the team sponsored by his Livestrong Foundation, which raises funds for cancer programs. But Chicago won’t accept Armstrong into its field. “We got the … Continue reading → Full Article...

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07 Sep Men’s 1500 in Brussels Could Be a Classic

By Peter Gambaccini Photo of Taoufik Makhloufi by Victah Sailer There will be a few other remaining high-caliber competitions, like Sunday’s meet in Rieti, Italy, but Friday’s Memorial Van Damme in Brussels brings the 2012 Diamond League series to a … Continue reading → Full Article...

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06 Sep Craig Mottram Says He’ll Turn To Marathon

By Scott Douglas Photo by Victah Sailer Australian record holder Craig Mottram is reportedly done racing on the track and will now concentrate on the roads, including the marathon, according to the Herald Sun. Mottram, 32, won the bronze medal … Continue reading → Full Article...

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