(RRW) Athletics: Historic & Emotional Victory For Keflezighi at Boston Marathon

01/01/1970
(RRW) Athletics: Historic & Emotional Victory For Keflezighi at Boston Marathon

With a bold move early in the 118th Boston Marathon that stuck, Olympic silver medalist Meb Keflezighi of San Diego, Calif., broke the 31-year victory drought for American men here, crossing the finish line on Boylston Street to thunderous applause in a personal best 2:08:37.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/fqrgSwQHpLU" height="1" width="1"/>

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Triathlon: Jenson Button to race Challenge Fuerteventura

01/01/1970
Triathlon: Jenson Button to race Challenge Fuerteventura

British Formula One driver, Jenson Button, will line up at Challenge Fuerteventura on 26 April with swim, bike, run on the agenda instead of his usual McLaren wheels.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/b19qhOfOhjw" height="1" width="1"/>

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(RRW) Athletics: Jeptoo Earns Third Boston Marathon Crown With Sensational Course Record

01/01/1970
(RRW) Athletics: Jeptoo Earns Third Boston Marathon Crown With Sensational Course Record

Kenya's Rita Jeptoo raced her way into the history books here at the 118th Boston Marathon, claiming victory in a course record of 2:18:57. It was the third time in eight years that Jeptoo, 33, broke the finish tape on Boylston Street.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/OrJzWkPXm-8" height="1" width="1"/>

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Athletics: Keflezighi, Jeptoo Win Historic 118th Boston Marathon

01/01/1970
Athletics: Keflezighi, Jeptoo Win Historic 118th Boston Marathon

Jeptoo sets course record and captures third Boston crown, Meb is first American male to win in Boston in 31 years.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/HJ8DH0w-tTM" height="1" width="1"/>

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Athletics: Korir, Kiptoo Capture 41st Kentucky Derby Festival MiniMarathon

01/01/1970
Athletics: Korir, Kiptoo Capture 41st Kentucky Derby Festival MiniMarathon

Louisville's Wesley Korir won his fourth miniMarathon, Caroline Kiptoo captures women's race.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/uskZ62ImKsg" height="1" width="1"/>

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Triathlon: U.S. Men, Women Sweep Team Titles at FISU World University Triathlon Championships

01/01/1970
Triathlon:   U.S. Men, Women Sweep Team Titles at FISU World University Triathlon Championships

Kevin McDowell tops the podium to lead the U.S. team.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/Rl-lSDiytqo" height="1" width="1"/>

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(RRW) Athletics: Desiree Linden “All-In” for Boston Marathon

01/01/1970
(RRW) Athletics: Desiree Linden “All-In” for Boston Marathon

At the 2011 Boston Marathon, Desiree Linden nearly made history.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/-jHQ1prruzg" height="1" width="1"/>

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Triathlon: New Zealand takes double victory at Challenge Taiwan

01/01/1970
Triathlon: New Zealand takes double victory at Challenge Taiwan

It was a New Zealand double at Challenge Taiwan this weekend with defending champion, Dylan McNeice successfully reclaiming his title while Britta Martin took a defining win in her second long distance victory.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/EsqW3_uL7SQ" height="1" width="1"/>

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(RRW) Athletics: Convincing Victories for Uceny, Willis at B.A.A. Invitational Miles

01/01/1970
(RRW) Athletics: Convincing Victories for Uceny, Willis at B.A.A. Invitational Miles

Rounding the final turn of the three-lap course at today's B.A.A. Invitational Mile here in Back Bay, Morgan Uceny looked every bit the two-time USA 1500m champion that she is.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/uxSkqd6kwzo" height="1" width="1"/>

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Athletics: Champions Kipsang and Kiplagat to run the Mattoni Olomouc Half Marathon

01/01/1970
Athletics: Champions Kipsang and Kiplagat to run the Mattoni Olomouc Half Marathon

IAAF President Lamine Diack was recently quoted in Distance Running magazine "Last year road running was in the spotlight more than ever, with Wilson Kipsang's Marathon world record of 2:03:23 - the only senior world record in outdoor athletics during 2013 - and Edna Kiplagat's commanding defense of her World Marathon title."<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/VwjNkD4Bgms" height="1" width="1"/>

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(RRW) Athletics: Gebremeskel Sets Event Record, Huddle Claims Poignant Victory at B.A.A. 5-K

01/01/1970
(RRW) Athletics: Gebremeskel Sets Event Record, Huddle Claims Poignant Victory at B.A.A. 5-K

On a glorious spring morning here Olympic silver medalist Dejen Gebremeskel earned his second consecutive B.A.A. 5-K title in an event record time of 13:26, while Providence, Rhode Island's Molly Huddle claimed the women's contest coming from behind in 15:12.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/DejG89hSq1w" height="1" width="1"/>

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Athletics: Champions Kipsang and Kiplagat to run the Mattoni Olomouc Half Marathon

01/01/1970
Athletics: Champions Kipsang and Kiplagat to run the Mattoni Olomouc Half Marathon

IAAF President Lamine Diack was recently quoted in Distance Running magazine "Last year road running was in the spotlight more than ever, with Wilson Kipsang's Marathon world record of 2:03:23 - the only senior world record in outdoor athletics during 2013 - and Edna Kiplagat's commanding defense of her World Marathon title."<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/W-ifYgMCsJ8" height="1" width="1"/>

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(RRW) Athletics: On the Brink of History, Jeptoo Aims for Third Boston Marathon Title

01/01/1970
(RRW) Athletics: On the Brink of History, Jeptoo Aims for Third Boston Marathon Title

No runner in the elite women's field is more decorated than defending champion Rita Jeptoo. Hailing from Eldoret, the 33-year-old prevailed late in last year's race, claiming a comfortable win in 2:26:25 ahead of Ethiopia's Meseret Hailu Debele and fellow Kenyan Sharon Cherop.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/runnersweb/HDFG/~4/2AwewIon1Oc" height="1" width="1"/>

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