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June 2016

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Tom Tellez Wins USATF Legend Coach Award

Date: 
07/01/2016 - 19:30
Date: 
07/01/2016 - 19:30

INDIANAPOLIS -- Receiving the prestigious USATF Legend Coach Award is Tom Tellez, a two-time U.S. National Team head coach, 22-year head coach at the University of Houston and mentor to Olympic gold medalists and countless NCAA champions.

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06/28/2016 - 16:43

INDIANAPOLIS -- USATF on Monday announced that Garden of Life, the leader in Certified USDA Organic and Non-GMO Project Verified nutritional products, has joined the USATF family as an Official Sponsor. Extending through 2020, the five-year deal marks Garden of Life’s first partnership with a national governing body.

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Burleigh, Rapp win Raleigh RunDown

Date: 
06/25/2016 - 14:03
Date: 
06/25/2016 - 14:03

RALEIGH, NC — Brayden Burleigh of Midlothian, VA, set a course record at the Raleigh Run Down on June 17, finishing in 3:56.57 in the downhill mile. The top three finishers were all under four minutes with Blake Williams of Durham, NC, second in 3:56.93 and Josh Helton of Franklin, TN, third in 3:57.61.

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06/24/2016 - 14:03

On Thursday, June 30 there will be 1,300 participants (U.S. paratroopers, their spouses and children of the 82nd Airborne Division, 2-505 Parachute Infantry Regiment) who will take part in a 5K Freedom Run at Fort Bragg, NC, to support service members and families at Fort Bragg.

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Marathon for South Mississippi

Date: 
06/23/2016 - 16:37
Date: 
06/23/2016 - 16:37

BILOXI, MS — The first Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon is being planned for Dec. 11 in Pass Christian. The marathon will finish in Biloxi. Meanwhile, a companion half marathon would be held at Gulfport.

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Half Marathon For Bradenton

Date: 
06/23/2016 - 16:08
Date: 
06/23/2016 - 16:08

BRADENTON, FL — The Hernando DeSoto Historical Society is planning a half marathon for Bradenton on Oct. 15 which they want to make into a significant event.

The half marathon will run along the Manatee River. Race director is Stacey Romano.

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Late Firefighter To Be Honored

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06/23/2016 - 16:07
Date: 
06/23/2016 - 16:07

ALEXANDRIA, VA — The memory of Nicole Mittendorft will live at the Woodrow Wilson Bridge Half Marathon & 6K, which will be held Oct. 2. Mrs. Mittendorft was a Fairfax firefighter-paramedic and distance runner who died two months ago.

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Saving Little Hearts Oct. 1

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06/23/2016 - 13:11
Date: 
06/23/2016 - 13:11

ALCOA, TN — The 2nd Annual Saving Little Hearts 5k and Family Fun Walk will take place Oct. 1 at Springbrook Park in Alcoa, TN. Our goal is to rally as many supporters as possible and raise funds to benefit the mission of Saving Little Hearts.

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Peachtree Expo is July 2-3

Date: 
06/22/2016 - 10:16
Date: 
06/22/2016 - 10:16

ATLANTA — The Peachtree Health & Fitness Expo will be held Saturday, July 2, and Sunday, July 3, at the Georgia World Congress Center in Exhibit Hall C1. The facility is located at 362 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd.

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Date: 
06/21/2016 - 12:44

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (June 20, 2016) - Leon County's Apalachee Regional Park (ARP) was named 2016 "Venue of the Year" in mid-size markets by the Florida Sports Foundation at its recent annual summit.

The county facility was one of six honored for outstanding efforts in sports tourism. The foundation applauded ARP for the economic benefit it brought to the area when hosting local, state and national cross country events that generated $9.7 million in direct visitor spending between 2012 and 2015.

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