The Armory award is given annually to the best book on track and running published in the previous calendar year, as selected by a committee chaired by Peter Walsh, of New York City.

The winners of this award have been:

2018 – LIKE FATHER, LIKE SON: My Story on Running , Coaching and Parenting – Matt CENTROWITZ
2017 – SHOE DOG: A Memoir By The Creator Of Nike – Phil KNIGHT
2016 – HOW TO RACE THE MILE: Learning Effective Tactics from Great Runners and Races – Jeff HOLLOBAUGH
2015 – WHEN RUNNING WS YOUNG AND SO WERE WE – Jack D. WELCH
2014 – KINGS OF THE ROAD: How Frank Shorter, Bill Rodgers and Alberto Salazar Made Running Go Boom – Cameron STRACHER
2013 – DANDELION GROWING WILD – Kim JONES
2012 – RUNNERS ON RUNNING – Rich ELLIOTT (Editor)