Articles and Essays

Below you will find a list of articles and essays pertaining to running statistics and record-keeping. Click on the link to view the article.


The IAAF Takes a Giant Step Backwards

On the Effects of Wind on Road Performances

Measuring Trail Courses Using GPS Technology


Got an Hour to Spare?

The Pioneering Years of International Athletics

Did Pheidippides Run a Marathon?

How the British Empire Mapped the Himalayan region in the 1860's

Equality for Women? (The Development of Women's Distance Running)

Origins of the Marathon

The Greatest 100 Miles