October 2019

World Championships XVII

DOHA, QATAR, September 27–October 06—From the moment it was awarded to a small yet fabulously wealthy nation in the Middle East, World Championships XVII promised to match the title of that ’71 classic from the Monty Python oeuvre, And Now For Something Completely Different. Read more here…


World Championships XVII

’19 World Championships Medal Winners Chart

World Champs Men’s 100 — Yearly Leader For Coleman

World Champs Men’s 200 — A Fine WC Debut For Lyles

World Champs Men’s 400 — Winning One For The Folks Back Home

World Champs Men’s 800 — Brazier Breaks Venerable American Record

World Champs Men’s 1500 — Cheruiyot Goes It Alone

World Champs Men’s Steeple — Write Off Kipruto At Your Own Peril

World Champs Men’s 5000 — A Night Of Raucous Joy For Ethiopia

World Champs Men’s 10,000 — XC Champ vs Mile Recordsetter

World Champs Men’s 110 Hurdles — Holloway From Gun To Tape

World Champs Men’s 400 Hurdles — Warholm Defends

World Champs Men’s Marathon — The Sauna Was Set On Medium

World Champs Men’s 20K Walk — Japan Scores Rare Double

World Champs Men’s 50K Walk — A Test Of Survival

World Champs Men’s 4×1 — Team USA Finally Back On Top

World Champs Men’s 4 x 400 — U.S. Gearing Up For Next Year

World Champs Men’s High Jump — Barshim Finally Gets Doha Rockin’

World Champs Men’s Pole Vault — A Tale Of Last-Attempt Comethroughs

World Champs Men’s Long Jump — Gayle Blows Away His Rivals

World Champs Men’s Triple Jump: Taylor Takes Title No. 4

World Champs Men’s Shot — The 75-Foot Barrier Battered

World Champs Men’s Discus — Ståhl Strikes Early

World Champs Men’s Hammer — 4 For Fajdek

World Champs Men’s Javelin — A Back-To-School Present For Peters

World Champs Men’s Decathlon — It Took A While For Kaul To Get Going

World Champs Mixed 4×4 — A World Record Debut

World Champs Women’s 100 — Let’s Hear It For Motherhood

World Champs Women’s 200 — The Favorite Made It Through

World Champs Women’s 400 — Naser Joins The Sub-49 Club

World Champs Women’s 800 — Nakaayi Sprints To Surprise Gold

World Champs Women’s 1500 — Hassan Finishes Double In Awesome Fashion

World Champs Women’s Steeple — Chepkoech Sub-9:00 Again

World Champs Women’s 5000 — A Successful Defense For Obiri

World Champs Women’s 10,000 — Hassan’s Amazing Finish

World Champs Women’s 100 Hurdles — She Can Go Long Too

World Champs Women’s 400H — Another WR For Muhammad

World Champs Women’s Marathon — Hot From The Get-Go

World Champs Women’s 20K Walk — A Chinese Medal Sweep

World Champs Women’s 50K Walk — China Goes 1–2

World Champs Women’s 4 x 100 — Jamaica Wins War Of Attrition

World Champs Women’s 4 x 400 — USA All The Way

World Champs Women’s High Jump — Historic 3-Peat For Lasitskene

World Champs Women’s Pole Vault — Sidorova Sails

World Champs Women’s Long Jump: Third Time’s The Charm

World Champs Women’s Triple Jump — Rojas Tops 50 Again

World Champs Women’s Shot — Once Again The Gong Show

World Champs Women’s Discus — A 1-2 For Cuba

World Champs Women’s Hammer — The Price Is Right

World Champs Women’s Javelin — Barber Drops A Bomb

World Champs Women’s Heptathlon — KJT Finally Tops Her Nemesis

Berlin Marathon — Bekele A Mere 2 Seconds Off World Record

Eliud Kipchoge Gets His Sub-2:00 Marathon

Chicago Marathon — World Record For Brigid Kosgei

Collegiate XC Is Up & Running

Nuttycombe XC — Team Favorites Roll

Pre-Nationals XC — The BYU Show

October 2019

In This Issue:



COVER — October (Kevin Morris)

FROM THE EDITOR — That’s How A Season Should End!… Or Is It?



STATUS QUO — October

LAST LAP — October


CALENDAR — October