EMERALD ISLE, NC — Heidi Tucker, 39, of Morehead City was overall winner of the Emerald Isle Marathon on March 25 in 3:06:17. Second place, and first male, was Brandon Harris, 30, of Denton, in 3:07:33.
Second and third male finishers were Olav Rueppel, 46, of Greensboro in 3:08:22 and Mitch Gay, 36, of Morehead City in 3:16:27.
NC USATF 5K Championship is one of the events.
WINSTON-SALEM, NC-- Twin City Track Club announced that Cook Medical will become the Presenting Sponsor for the Beat the Heat 5K events, which will be held on July 22 starting at 6:30 p.m.
Race will be held May 20-21 in 40th anniversary of marathon.
FAYETTEVILLE, NC — Stephen Marthy and Jack Brunecz, both of Fayetteville, finished 1-2 in the All American Marathon on Sunday, March 26. Marthy won the marathon in 2:40:01. Brunecz was second in 2:51:38 and Michael Blanchard of Southern Pines was third in 2:57:17.
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, NC — Justin Pfruender of Winston-Salem won the Quintiles Wrightsville Beach Marathon on Saturday in 2:33:38. Brent Schouler of Hyannis, MA, was second in 2:34:41, followed by Walt Guyer of Charlotte in 2:36:45. Fourth went to Erasmo Ordonez of Harrells, NC, in 2:45:07, while Alexander Jeffs of Cary, NC, was fifth in 2:52:42.
NEW ORLEANS — Ian Carr raced home the winner Saturday in the 50th Annual Al Briede Gold Cup 5K at Audubon Park, finishing in 16:12. Lauren Ybarzbal was the female champion in 20:20.
Aaron Hunt, 15, was the youth winner in 19:48. Fiona Collins, 14, was the top youth female in 24:22.
Masters winners were Branden Wingate in 17:17 and Kirsten Reisig in 23:58.
Brooks unveils special MCM Apparel available for purchase during lottery.
QUANTICO, VA (March 23, 2017) – Committing to run a marathon is no easy task, but runners worldwide will soon take on the challenge to run the 42nd Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) as the MCM Lottery is currently open for registration through March 29 at www.marinemarathon.com.
RICHMOND, VA – Sports Backers has announced a three-year partnership with Markel, making the Richmond-based insurance provider the new title sponsor of the Markel Richmond Half Marathon. The race, now in its 10th year, is part of the Anthem Richmond Marathon weekend on November 11, which also features the VCU Health 8k.
ABINGDON, VA — Jordan Chang of Blacksburg, VA, won the 19th Annual Virginia Creeper Marathon on Sunday, March 19, finishing in 2:51:23. Second was Pawel Nazarewicz, also of Blacksburg, in 3:14:41. Robert Nielsen of Johnson City, TN, was third in 3:16:16.