Wednesday, June 21, 2017

2017 Western States Endurance Run (WSER) - Watch Live Webcast & More

If you're an ultrarunner, the place to be the last weekend in June is the grueling Western States Endurance Run (WSER) in California. Starting in Squaw Valley, home to the 1960 Winter Olympics, the race ends 100 miles later in Auburn, California, a unique test of the human body and spirit.

The 2017 Western States takes place June 24th and 25th, and here are some key links to live coverage, updates, and news about the race:
The Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run is the world's oldest trail endurance run. If you can't be there competing or volunteering, you can follow along online at the links above.

The official Western States Twitter account is @WSER100; you can find live updates there and at its Facebook page.

Best of luck to all competitors in the 2017 Western States 100!

Saturday, April 1, 2017

2017 Shamrock Shuffle 8K, Chicago - Searchable Results

2017 Shamrock Shuffle logo
Ready? Run! See the link to 2017 Shamrock Shuffle results below.
A spring tradition in Chicago, the Shamrock Shuffle 8K brings thousands of runners and revelers into the streets of the Windy City. This year's race takes place on April 2nd, and you can find your time at the searchable results page.

If you're reading this before the race, there may still be time to sign up for tracking runners. Otherwise, check the results page during or after the race to see if the times you want have been listed yet. (Note: times are available only for the Shamrock Shuffle 8K race; the two-mile run is not being timed, the event organizers say.)

For more information, check the race FAQ page, which has links to the schedule of events, participant guide, post-race party details, and more.

Enjoy the 2017 Shamrock Shuffle and don't forget to check the searchable results page for times for yourself and friends who may be running!

Saturday, November 5, 2016

2016 NYC Marathon - [RESULTS] Course Map, Runner Tracking & More

2016 NYC Marathon logo
See links below for NYC Marathon runner tracking, course maps, spectator info, & more.

Set your clocks back tonight and get ready for tomorrow's New York City Marathon! Here are some links to key information you'll want to have:

[Update: Check the NYC Marathon results page for live updates, lists of finishers & award winners, and much more.]
High temperature is predicted to be 55 degrees, much better for running than the 70 degrees seen earlier during race week.

Good luck to everyone running the 2016 New York City Marathon!

Sunday, October 16, 2016

2016 Duke City Marathon - Race Results

2016 Duke City Marathon logo
See the link to 2016 Duke City Marathon race results below.

The Duke City Marathon weekend is in full swing in Albuquerque, with the 5K, half marathon, and the big daddy of them all, the marathon, taking place today. See the Duke City Marathon results page for finishing places and stats for all the races as they come in.

As of 8:45 a.m. local time, results for the half marathon on 5K races are in. For the latest details on the race, check out the Duke City Marathon Twitter account (@DukeCityRun) and Facebook page.

Congrats to all runners!

Saturday, June 11, 2016

2016 New York Mini 10K Race - [RESULTS] Watch Live!

One of the largest women's road races, the New York Road Runners' New York Mini 10K takes on extra luster this year because it features 18 17 Olympians from various countries. The race take place at 7:50 a.m. Saturday, June 11th, and you can watch it live at USA Track & Field's website, USATF.TV (the specific link seems to be here) or at

[Update: See 2016 New York Mini 10K results. You can also read stories about today's Mini 10K events.]

The Olympians competing today (along with thousands of everyday runners) include American Des Linden.

Look for details on the race on social media by searching for the hashtag #Mini10K. Once the race is complete, you can find results at

The weather looks to be cooperating (65 degrees, not bad for June), so tune in at 7:50 a.m. to watch the 2016 NY Mini 10K.

Friday, May 27, 2016

2016 Comrades Marathon - [RESULTS] Race Instructions, Course Map, & More

The famous Comrades Marathon takes place this Sunday, May 29th, and as usual it promises to be one of the most grueling races and tests of human endurance. See the links below for details on Comrades 2016, which begins at city hall in Pietermaritzburg and ends at Kingsmead Stadium in Durban. The official distance for this year's Comrades Marathon is 89.208 km, and start time is 5:30 a.m. local time.

[UPDATE, May 29: See 2016 Comrades Marathon results]

Links to essential information:
See the final race instructions, which have details on everything from the start, tote bag service, and time limits to toilets, refreshment stations, and medical information.

For late-breaking information, check out Comrades on social media: and

Check out the race information page for general rules and details on qualifying, timing, and more.

Best of luck to all Comrades 2016 competitors!

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

2016 Spring Lake 5 - [RESULTS] Race Details

A few months ago we wrote about registration details for the classic Spring Lake 5 race. The event has long since sold out, and now the day of the race is in sight. The website all the race details, but here is the schedule of events, from the Spring Lake 5 website:

[Update, May 28, 11:30 a.m.: See 2016 Spring Lake 5 results]
Friday May 27:
> 6:00 pm Kids Races (Start line Ocean & Atlantic Avenues)
> 10 am to 8 pm PM Packet Pickup for SL5 at the Spring Lake train station.
Saturday May 28:
> 6:30 AM Packet Pickup
> 8:00 AM Roads on race course will be closed to traffic. Get there before 8 if you want to park close to the start.
> 8:30 AM Start of 5 mile race (Start line at Ocean & Sussex Avenues)
> Post-Race Beginning-of-Summer Party!
The official race instruction sheet notes that parking in the race area is limited, and suggests that you arrive early to find a spot. Also, "Streets east of Third Avenue will by closed at 7:30 a.m. to parking." And Ocean Avenue will be completely closed to traffic at the start and finish areas on the morning of the race, so don't even think of driving in those areas.

Entrants can pick up t-shirts today at the Spring Lake train station (Warren Avenue near Fifth Avenue) on Thurs. from 12-2 and 4-7p.m., and Friday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

There are four water stops on the course (on both sides of the street), in addition to the water at the start and finish.

Good luck to all participating in the 40th running of the Spring Lake 5!