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July 2017

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Billy Mills at Galloway Half

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07/30/2017 - 05:11
Date: 
07/30/2017 - 05:11

ATLANTA — Olympic Champion Billy Mills will keynote the 2017 Jeff Galloway Half Marathon Weekend, which will be held Dec. 15-17. Mills pulled one of the greatest upsets in Olympic history at the 1964 Tokyo Games when, as a virtual unknown, he upset the favorites in a mad dash to the finish.

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Altra Wins 'Best In Show'

Date: 
07/28/2017 - 13:12
Date: 
07/28/2017 - 13:12

Salt Lake City, UT — Gear Junkie gave its “Best In Show” award to Altra’s newest road shoe, the Duo, at Salt Lake City’s Outdoor Retailer Summer Market. The new Altra Duo perfectly pairs a max cushion height—31mm—with an incredibly low weight of 7.9 ounces.

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Little Rock Marathon Registration Opens

Date: 
07/27/2017 - 12:23
Date: 
07/27/2017 - 12:23

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Little Rock Marathon race officials today announced that registration will open at 10 a.m. CST on Aug. 1 for its 2018 event to be held March 3-4, 2018. The Little Rock Marathon Weekend is presented by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and benefits Little Rock Parks & Recreation.

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Cleveland Marathon Adds Mile

Date: 
07/26/2017 - 09:55
Date: 
07/26/2017 - 09:55

CLEVELAND – Jack Staph, Rite Aid Cleveland Marathon executive race director, is excited to announce the May 19-20 line-up will now include a one-mile race. The event will be held on Saturday, May 19.

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Date: 
07/21/2017 - 14:31

ATLANTA — This year, corporate fitness teams will experience a scenic new course that winds through the heart of
downtown Atlanta and past some of the city’s most iconic landmarks, including Centennial Olympic Park,
SkyView Atlanta, Georgia Aquarium, World of Coca-Cola, the Center for Civil & Human Rights, Phillips Arena and

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Bouckaert, Evans Win 3-Miler

Date: 
07/19/2017 - 12:17
Date: 
07/19/2017 - 12:17

NEW ORLEANS — Richard Bouckaert, 32, and Morgan Evans, 24, were winners of the 30th Annual Spillway Classic Trail Run July 16 at Bonnet Carre Spillway. Bouckaert was the overall winner of the three-mile trail run in 16:58. Evans was the top woman in 21:55.

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Date: 
07/19/2017 - 11:24

CHICAGO -- Neely Spence-Gracey claimed her second title at the Humana Rock-n-Roll Chicago Half-Marathon on Saturday.
Returning as the defending champion, Gracey finished almost three minutes ahead of the second place women, with a time of 1:13:13.
Her performance comes after a tremendous top-10 performances at the Boston Marathon in April and the New York City Marathon in November.

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Thomas, Anderson Win Trailzilla 5 Miler

Date: 
07/18/2017 - 05:13
Date: 
07/18/2017 - 05:13

HAMPTON, VA — Millard Thomas, 49, of Manteo, NC, was the overall winner July 15 of the Trailzilla 5 Miler, finishing in 30:10. Ed Rietscha, 38, of Hampton, VA, was second in 30:32, followed by Ryan Doupe, 31, of Newport News in 31:19.

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Date: 
07/15/2017 - 18:34

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana -- Two-time 2008 Olympic bronze medalist Walter Dix made his USATF Masters debut on Friday, representing the young end of the masters meet spectrum, at USATF Masters Outdoor Championships at LSU.

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Mile Road Race Numbers Increase

Date: 
07/14/2017 - 11:30
Date: 
07/14/2017 - 11:30

The running industry saw a record number of finishers over the mile distance in 2016, according to the latest research from Running USA. Last year, 149,000 runners crossed the finish line of a mile road race, eclipsing the past record of 117,000 set in 2014.

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