February 02, 2012
By Pat Graham, ESPN / AP Sports
Rising middle-distance runner Matthew Centrowitz is chasing his father's footsteps with a chance for everything to come full circle on Oregon's famed oval track.
It was at Hayward Field, nearly 36 years ago, that Matt Centrowitz -- a brash kid from New York...
February 01, 2012
The 1,500m world champion lives a simple lifestyle in Colorado
By Brian Metzler, Running Times
As featured in the Feb / March 2012 issue of Running Times Magazine
Consistent training and gradual development since she was in middle school, combined with a rare mix of personal ingredients, have...
January 30, 2012
One man's quest to put running's iconic distance back on track
By David Epstein, Sports Illustrated
Two years ago Ryan Lamppa was at the Santa Barbara City College track when the idea came to him: Bring back the Mile.
Since the early 1980s, all new tracks built in the country have been 400...
January 24, 2012
Renowned coach Arthur Lydiard's formula for distance running success: preparation, patience and performance
By Jim Ferstle for Running Times
To track fans, Peter Snell is a legendary triple Olympic gold medalist, who set the Mile world record twice. To his native New Zealanders, he's Sir...