The freshly fallen snow along the course made the race even more challenging.
Galen Rupp took second in the race.
The reigning European Cross-Country champion has high hopes for this Saturday.
She's come very close to a gold medal and hopes to make it happen in March.
The U.S. team in Scotland loses one of it's best runners.
The traditional New Year's race includes laps around the middle of an old Italian city.
He's been tearing up the track this year.
The two Nike-sponsored runners are making the most of their workplace.
One of Kenya's best cross-country runners has decided not to race in Scotland.