USA Track & Field’s President Is Placed on Leave

NewswireTrack MeetsGeneral Interest USA Track & Field, the sport’s governing body, announced on Monday that it has placed Vin Lananna, the board president, on “temporary administrative leave” from his volunteer position, to “eliminate potential conflict of interest concerns.” Lananna, 65, is also the president of TrackTown USA, an organization based in Eugene, Oregon, which in …

Dominant Doubles and a World Record at U.S. Indoor Championships

NewswireElite RunnersTrack MeetsWorld Championships Shelby Houlihan and Paul Chelimo scored impressive doubles at the USA Track & Field Indoor Championships in Albuquerque, New Mexico, over the weekend, and a sprinter came away with a world record.  Christian Coleman, 21, ran 6.34 seconds in the 60 meters on Sunday, taking 0.05 seconds off the previous world …

Black Running Shoes You’ll Want to Wear On the Run and Beyond

While we’re usually in the form-follows-function camp when it comes to shoes, we certainly appreciate a sleek design when we see one. If you’re looking for shoes to both run in and wear casually, they have to look good, and these seven black running shoes, pulled from our recent shoe guides, won’t disappoint. We’ve picked …

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For many runners, the Paris Marathon—storming past the Bastille, the Cathédrale Notre-Dame, the Louvre, the Eiffel Tower and charging to the finish under the Arc de Triomphe—sounds like a dream. But before that dream can be realized, runners from across the globe must reckon with the challenging realities of even securing a spot on the …