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August 2016

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Clarendon Day Races Downhill

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08/30/2016 - 18:46
Date: 
08/30/2016 - 18:46

ARLINGTON, VA — The Clarendon Day Run 5K & 10K promises to have the “Fastest Downhill Course” here Sept. 17 in connection with the annual Clarendon Day Festival which has attracted up to 30,000 attendees in past years.

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08/30/2016 - 17:04

TYBEE ISLAND, GA — The Critz Tybee Run Fest has attracted a large number of participants and supporters for the past several years with its unique 2-day format combining 5 races to total a 26.2-mile marathon distance. 2017 marks the sixth year in the current format, with the 5K night run, 10K, Half- Marathon, 2.8-mile Beach Run, 1 Mile Fun Run, plus the Kiddie Run.

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Run/Walk MADD 5K Sept.10

Date: 
08/29/2016 - 11:46
Date: 
08/29/2016 - 11:46

ATLANTA — Finishing on the 50-yard-line of the Atlanta Falcons is a feature of the Rise Up and Run/Walk Like MADD 5K to be held Sept. 10 at 7:30 a.m. at the Georgia Dome.

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Magnolia Marathon Records

Date: 
08/29/2016 - 11:26
Date: 
08/29/2016 - 11:26

MERIDIAN, MS — The Magnolia Marathon and Half Marathon will be held here Nov. 19.

James Pearce of Rockville, Maryland holds the course record with his 2015 victory in 2:48:26.3.

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Date: 
08/28/2016 - 19:43

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It’s Really Very Simple

Date: 
08/26/2016 - 16:04
Date: 
08/26/2016 - 16:04

By Micah Ward

20160526_174419.jpgFERNANDINA BEACH, FL -- So you want to be a runner. Or maybe you are already a beginning runner. In either case you have probably been on the internet and been swamped with the overwhelming amount of occasionally contradictory and often repetitive information. You’ve seen articles on training, nutrition, hydration, cross training and running gear.

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Date: 
08/24/2016 - 19:00

WASHINGTON, DC — Organizers of the Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run announced that Credit Union Miracle Day, Inc. has renewed its title sponsorship of “The Runner’s Rite of Spring®” for three more years — 2017, 2018, 2019 — extending a relationship that began in 2002. Credit Union Miracle Day, Inc., is a consortium of credit unions and credit union suppliers with CUNA Mutual Group and PSCU serving as the lead financial partners of the collaboration. The 45th running of the race will be held on April 2, 2017.

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Date: 
08/24/2016 - 11:48

NEW YORK & ATLANTA — Young Survival Coalition (YSC), the premier organization dedicated to young women affected by breast cancer, joins If Girls Ran the World, a virtual running and fundraising event for October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This platform will enable runners and walkers to easily track their miles and fundraise online to generate essential funds that provide resources, connections and outreach so young survivors feel supported, empowered and hopeful.

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Date: 
08/23/2016 - 12:48

LOUISVILLE, KY – The Louisville Triple Crown of Running (LTCOR) announced that the Louisville-based franchisee of Planet Fitness has signed on as the presenting sponsor of the popular three-race series. The Planet Fitness franchise led by brothers David and Rick Kueber owns and operates 25 Planet Fitness clubs in five states, including eight area clubs in Louisville and southern Indiana.

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Girls CC Movie Released

Date: 
08/22/2016 - 13:02
Date: 
08/22/2016 - 13:02

NASHVILLE, TN — The first ever movie about a girls’ cross country team hits theaters in 78 cities across 10 southeastern states opening Friday Aug 26th.

REMEMBER THE GOAL is the story of a new female coach, fresh out of college, who takes over the cross country program at an all-girls Christian school. She sets a goal for them to win their first ever state title and teaches the girls many life lessons along the way.

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