James Carney helps Team USA to 4th Place Finish

The American Men finished 4th (best-ever team finish) at the World Half Marathon Championships. They were lead by Dathan Ritzenhein’s bronze medal performance. James Carney finished 38th. Eritean Zersenay Tadese won the individual title and Kenya won the team title. Individual Results Team Results American Men, 4th Team (Best-Ever Team Finish) Dathan Ritzenhein, 3rd, 60:00…

World XC in Jordan! part I

This year the¬†World Cross Country Championships were held in Amman, Jordan. I had feelings of excitement and nervousness about making the trip. Both feelings were based on the unknown, I had no idea what to expect. After committing to the team everyone received numerous e-mails as to how we should best prepare for the trip.…

World XC Updates

Junior Women Neely Spence (6:18) is 34th place after the first lap, 4 seconds behind the leader. Emily Pritt (6:21) is the second American running in 47th place. Spence moves up 10 spots to 24th as they complete the second lap. Her time of 13:20 is 50 seconds behind Genzebe Dibaba who leads the field…