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Injuries Sideline Kastor, Vail from U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon

Deena Kastor announced via Twitter on Wednesday that she’s out of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon that will be run through the streets of downtown Los Angeles on Feb. 13. A three-time Olympian who won the bronze medal in the marathon at the 2004 Olympics, Kastor was the fourth-fastest qualifier in the women’s field […]

Don’t Call It A Comeback: Kara Goucher Has Her Eyes on the Prize

Kara Goucher went through some big changes, testified againstĀ her former coach for unethical practices and suffered a few setbacks and injuries, but she never lost the desire to run. Now, ahead of the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon on Feb. 13 in Los Angeles, the 37-year-old Goucher isĀ fit, focused and running with a huge sense […]