Nicky Spinks, 49-year-old cancer survivor, made history last weekend by completing the fastest double Bob Graham Round, in 45 hours and 30 minutes. She is the first woman and only the fourth person to achieve the 132 mile route.
Kenya takes its turn in the spotlight of the doping scandal, having been placed on probation by WADA for failure to provide funds for its new national anti-doping agency. There are also allegations of corruption and bribery at the highest level in Athletics Kenya.
Running news round-up… Mo completes British records sweep, Bekele is deprived of Olympic place, Jess Andrews rips up the track for a surprise Rio qualifier, and triplets make marathon history.
Running news round-up… heroics from Kamworor in stormy Cardiff, BOA to shake-up Olympic qualification, fell champion arrested for stabbing, and Chinese marathoners get a bad taste in the mouth.
Running news round-up… Eddie Izzard defies logic for Sport Relief, Gatlin runs turbo-charged 9:45 for 100m, the World Indoor Champs are imminent, Radcliffe gets elected to IAAF, and Farah bags his first win of 2016.
Running news round-up… WADA attempts to hold Kenya to account, heroics and heartbreak at the US Olympic trials, Genzebe smashes the indoor mile WR, and London Marathon co-founder John Disley passes away.