On The Run: Lopez Lomong's Throwback Win

Kevin, Gordon, Jojo and Travis discuss the first day of action at the USATF Outdoor Championships, including:

-Lopez Lomong's big kick that took him to his first US title since 2010
-The consistent dominance of Molly Huddle
-The surprise exit of Robby Andrews in the 1500m
-Sydney McLaughlin scratching from the meet with hamstring tightness
-The great match-ups brewing in the women's steeplechase and the women's 1500m
-A deep field of contenders in the men's 100m

Show Notes:

-12 Crazy Things That Happened The First Day Of USAs

-Emma Coburn interview

-Isaiah Harris interview

-Tori Franklin interview

-Bershawn Jackson interview

-Boris Berian interview

-Robby Andrews interview

-Noah Lyles interview

-David Ribich's leg after 1500m prelim

-Gwen Jorgensen's spikes

These Are The Top U.S. Performances In Europe So Far This Season

After the USATF Outdoor Championships concluded on June 24th, most of the top U.S. mid-distance/distance athletes flew overseas to Europe to compete in Diamond League meetings and several low-key European races. Here is a list of the top marks achieved around the world by U.S. athletes since June 24th (non-European marks also included):

How Much Money Has Mondo Duplantis Rejected To Preserve NCAA Eligibility

Mondo Duplantis: Prodigy (Trailer)

Unless you've lived under a rock the past two years Armand 'Mondo' Duplantis has been on fire lately. Not only has Mondo's pole vault talents surpassed high school and world junior competition, Duplantis has been a consistent top-3 competitor in the world all-season long.

Shelby Houlihan Breaks American 5000m Record

Shelby Houlihan Wins Her 7th Title In the Past 2 Years

Shelby Houlihan’s meteoric 2018 now includes an American record. 

The 2018 AAU Junior Olympic Games Jumps Preview

2018 AAU Junior Olympic Games LIVE On FloTrack

One of the top matchups in the jumps will take place in the girls 15-16-year-old division. Mt. Airy's (PA) Tia Taylor is the defending champion in the 14-year-old division and is looking to earn her second straight gold with the age-up.

Chepkoech, Frerichs Break WR/AR In Epic Steeple Race; Monaco Recap

Beatrice Chepkoech took apart one of the best women's steeplechase fields ever assembled, chopping more than eight seconds off the world record to run 8:44.33 at Friday's Diamond League in Monaco. 

London Confidence Picks: Someone Breaks 13 In The 5K, Kirani Comes Back

On The Run: The Coaching Carousel

Track fans have a back-to-back Diamond League meets this week, including a two-day affair in London. It’s the last week before the circuit takes a break for the European Championships and then ramps up again for the Diamond League finals. 

Full List Of AAU Champions Defending Their Title In 2018

2018 AAU Junior Olympic Games LIVE On FloTrack

138 2017 AAU individual champions will attempt to defend their titles next weekend. Can they pull it off?

New Mexico To Reduce Men's XC/Track Roster Spots

Today the University of New Mexico Board of Regents approved via a 6-0 vote the reduction of roster spots for the men's cross country and track and field program as well as the cutting of four sports (men's soccer, men's/women's skiing and women's beach volleyball) due to Title IX requirements and budget cuts.

Chris Fox Leaves Syracuse For Pro Opportunity

Syracuse announced on Thursday that head cross country and track and field coach, Chris Fox is leaving collegiate coaching to “pursue opportunities in the professional ranks.”

World/American Records In Play At Monaco Diamond League

Zurich and Brussels have the distinction of being called the Diamond League final, but Monaco typically ends the year as one of the best meets of the season. The track is quick, the fields are packed, and the meet takes place at a time in the year when athletes are sharp but not yet worn down.