13 Jan '18, 10pm

Hellen Obiri plans for @WiCBham2018 and Commonwealth Games, plus a WR run at the 5000 meters! #kenyanathlete,...

Hellen Obiri plans for @WiCBham2018 and Commonwealth Games, plus a WR run at the 5000 meters! #kenyanathlete,...

Hellen Obiri won her first gold in 2012 at the World Indoors. In Istanbul, Hellen defeated Genzebe Dibaba in the 3000 meters in March 2012. We had first seen Hellen in Daegu in 2011, in the World Championships, in the 1,500 meters, where she made the final, finishing 11th. One of the aspects of the sport that I find so interesting is how athletes reach the major events in our sport. Most of them have been competing for years. In a talent laden country like Kenya, there are many talented athletes who do not make their national teams. Hellen Obiri competed at the 1,500 meters outdoors, and in 2013, her second World Outdoors,she took the bronze, finishing behind silver medalist Jenny Simpson, USA and gold medalist Abeba Aregawi, Sweden. Hellen Obiri, BrusselsDL 2017, photo by PhotoRun.net World championship 1,500 meter races tend to be a combination of very tactical, and slow...

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The Greek Vault goddess is our Day 3, Week 2 athlete for @NiketalksWorldIndoors2018, #nikerunning,...

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runblogrun.com 12 Jan '18, 8am

Ekaterina Stefanidi has been around the pole vault since she was a young girl. Both her parents were athletes. Her father,...

Here's our Week 2 day 5 feature on @ivanaspanovic, #europeanathletics, #serbia, #belgrade2017, #longjump,...

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runblogrun.com 15 Jan '18, 9am

: Larry Eder has had a 44 year involvement in the sport of athletics. Larry has experienced the sport as an athlete, coach...

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runblogrun.com 17 Jan '18, 8am

Sam Kendricks was undefeated in the pole vault in 2017. He ended the season with the gold medal in the pole vault from the...

Here's our story for Week 2 Day 7 on the @wicmaebashi1999 men's 60 meters, #wicbirmingham2018, #iaaf,...

Here's our story for Week 2 Day 7 on the @wicma...

runblogrun.com 15 Jan '18, 10am

Maurice Greene is one of our most successful American sprinters of all time. From 1997 to 2004, Maurice Greene picked up a...

For @niketalksworldindoors2018, @AshaPhilip is our focus on Day 2 of Week 2! #TeamGBR, #muller, #runblogrun,...

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runblogrun.com 12 Jan '18, 1am

: Larry Eder has had a 44 year involvement in the sport of athletics. Larry has experienced the sport as an athlete, coach...

NIke Talks World Indoors, Week 2, Day 6: Liu Xiang wins 60m hurdles at @WICValencia2008, #runblogrun, #caltrack,...

NIke Talks World Indoors, Week 2, Day 6: Liu Xi...

runblogrun.com 15 Jan '18, 9am

For the next two months, Nike is sponsoring a daily homage to the World Indoors. From Monday to Friday, we feature athlete...

The champion of @london2017 1,500m, @ManangoiEl...

runblogrun.com 07 Jan '18, 7pm

Elijah Manangoi is one of the finest middle distance runners from his homeland of Kenya. Early in his career, Elijah was a...

Here's day 3 of the @niketalksworldindoors, on @dapheschippers, @WICBham2018, #runblogrun, #caltrack,...

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runblogrun.com 07 Jan '18, 7pm

How do you describe Dafne Schippers? One of the finest sprinters on the planet? One of the finest athletes on the planet? ...

Here's day 2 of our @niketalksworldindoors, on @Adam_Gemili, @WICBham2018, #runblogrun, #caltrack,...

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runblogrun.com 07 Jan '18, 7pm

The first time that I met Adam Gemili was at the Commonwealth Games. He had taken second in the 100 meters, and then, was ...

The 1,500m gold medalist from @london2017 is fo...

runblogrun.com 05 Jan '18, 10am

Elijah Manangoi is one of the finest middle distance runners from his homeland of Kenya. Early in his career, Elijah was a...

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runblogrun.com 07 Jan '18, 8pm

It was last summer, and I was in Paris, on the press day. It is one of my favorite press days, as we get 10-12 interviews ...