Eritrean Runner Petro Mamu Stripped of World Championship Title for Doping

Doping Conviction for Petro Mamu, 2017 World Long Distance Mountain Running Champion BY ARIELLA GINTZLER | TRAIL RUNNER On September 27, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) announced that 2017 World Long Distance Mountain Running Champion Petro Mamu used banned performance-enhancing drugs (PED) in competition.

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Meb Keflezighi to Race Boston Marathon One Last Time

By Nick Zaccardi | NBC Sport, Meb Keflezighi will end his elite racing career with the Boston and New York City Marathons next year. Keflezighi, 41, was announced as part of April’s Boston Marathon elite field on Wednesday. The 2004 Olympic silver medalist previously announced he would retire after racing the New York City Marathon next November. […]

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