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November 2017

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National Ultra Championship

Date: 
12/01/2017 - 16:07
Date: 
12/01/2017 - 16:07

CHATTANOOGA, TN — December 16 (Saturday) is the RRCA National Ultra Championship Lookout Mountain 50 Miler at Chattanooga. The race features a scenic and challenging course that takes runners through Chattanooga Nature Center and Lula Lake Land Trust. There will also be a 21-miler and 10K. Info@wildtrails.org.

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Ultra Runners of Year

Date: 
12/01/2017 - 13:56
Date: 
12/01/2017 - 13:56

Ultra Road Runners of the Year have been announced by the USATF Mountain, Ultra & Trail Running Council.

Patrick Reagan, 30, of Savannah, GA, was selected as winner of the Ted Corbitt Memorial Ultra Runner of the Year.

Olivier LeBlond, 45, of Arlington, VA, was named Men’s Master winner.

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Hasty, Olivere Win NXN SE

Date: 
11/29/2017 - 19:58
Date: 
11/29/2017 - 19:58

CARY, NC — Brodey Hasty and Lydia Olivere were high school winners of the Nike Cross Nationals Southeast Regional. Hasty, of Brentwood, TN, Academy set a meet record of 14:36. Top girl was Lydia Olivere of Padua Academy in Delaware, finishing in 17:21.5.

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Back2Back is Back!

Date: 
11/29/2017 - 10:59
Date: 
11/29/2017 - 10:59

B2B_Final-2018.pngJACKSON, MS and GULF SHORES, AL — One of America’s favorite double weekends is back for 2018 with a whole new look.

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Meb, Shalane at Dallas Marathon

Date: 
11/28/2017 - 13:00
Date: 
11/28/2017 - 13:00

DALLAS — Meb Keflezighi and Shalane Flanagan will be elite ambassadors at the BMW Dallas Marathon, Half Marathon and SMU Cox School of Business Relay, Dec. 8-10. Throughout the weekend, four-time Olympian Keflezighi and recent New York City Marathon winner Flanagan will appear at events around the city, including the start and finish line on race day Sunday, Dec. 10.

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Couch, Ellender Win 5K

Date: 
11/24/2017 - 17:11
Date: 
11/24/2017 - 17:11

COLUMBIA, SC — Chase Couch, 17, of Lexington, won the annual BGCM Turkey Day 5K in 17:35. Sean Marden, 28, and Drew Williams, 40, both of Columbia had strong runs, as well, finishing in 17:39 and 17:44.

Elle Ellender, 34, of Hilton Head, was female winner in a strong 17:46. Ashley Golbus, 19, of Irmo, was second in 20:11, and Chelsea Baker, 28, of Columbia, was third in 20:16.

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Robinson, Paul Win 5 Miler

Date: 
11/24/2017 - 17:11
Date: 
11/24/2017 - 17:11

NEW ORLEANS — Beau Robinson and Rachel Paul were winners of the 110th Annual NOAC Turkey Day Race 5 miler at Tad Gormley Stadium, City Park, on Thanksgiving Day.

Robinson, 22, was overall winner in 25:12, followed by Paul Miller, 21, in 25:31, and Patrick Aucoin, 30, in 25:34.

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Carter, Hoffman Win 5K

Date: 
11/24/2017 - 10:41
Date: 
11/24/2017 - 10:41

NEWPORT NEWS, VA — Robert Carter of Melbourne, FL won the 3rd Annual Fast Before the Feast 5K on Thanksgiving morning, finishing in 17:03. Jordan Price of Newport News was second in 17:33, followed by Paul Speight of Hampton in 17:48.

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Toxic Smog for Runners

Date: 
11/20/2017 - 14:52
Date: 
11/20/2017 - 14:52

NEW DELHI, INDIA — More than 30,000 runners reportedly braved toxic smog to run the Delhi Half Marathon on Sunday.

The Indian Medical Association had warned that a toxic smog had created a health emergency. Doctors asked citizens to not venture outdoors and the Delhi government said conditions were like a “gas chamber.”

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Braxton Ran for Injured Officer

Date: 
11/20/2017 - 14:51
Date: 
11/20/2017 - 14:51

PORTSMOUTH, VA — Eight-year-old Braxton Lee of Gloucester, VA, ran in a relay at the Norfolk Harbor Half Marathon on Sunday for a very special reason. He was honoring wounded Portsmouth Police Officer Angelina Baaklini, who was shot Nov. 6 while on duty.

The youngster has run races in several states to raise awareness of violence against police officers.

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