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December 2017

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Fitbit to sponsor Miami Marathon

Date: 
12/27/2017 - 14:34
Date: 
12/27/2017 - 14:34

MIAMI, FL — Fitbit has become the sponsor of the Miami Marathon and Half Marathon, which will be held Jan. 28.

Officials hope to attract as many as 25,000 runners to the 16th annual event.

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RRCA Convention April 5-8

Date: 
12/26/2017 - 16:38
Date: 
12/26/2017 - 16:38

The 60th RRCA National Convention will be held April 5-8 in the metropolitan Washington, DC area in conjunction with the Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Race. The start and finish is at the Washington Monument grounds.

Additional information at RRCA.org.

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Gasparilla Race Weekend Feb. 24-25

Date: 
12/26/2017 - 16:38
Date: 
12/26/2017 - 16:38

TAMPA, FL — The Gasparilla Distance Classic Association has donated over $5 million to Boys & Girls Clubs of Tampa, Big Brothers Big Sister of Tampa Bay, Friends of Tampa Recreation and youth running programs. The Gasparilla Distance Classic Weekend, which began in 1978, will be held Feb. 24-25. Click on the banner on this website to go to registration.

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Date: 
12/22/2017 - 12:35

BOSTON, MA, December 21, 2017--John Hancock said today that Japanese runner Yuki Kawauchi has been invited to participate in the company's 2018 Boston Marathon Elite Team.

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Little Rock Medal Over 2 lbs

Date: 
12/22/2017 - 12:35
Date: 
12/22/2017 - 12:35

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Little Rock Marathon unveiled its 2018 finisher’s medals as it makes preparations for another sell-out event, confirming the race is quickly reaching its participant limit.

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Date: 
12/21/2017 - 16:55

GRETNA, LA — Kevin Castille and Vanessa Righeimer were winners of the 36th Annual Ole Man River Half Marathon on Dec. 16, which was the RRCA Half Marathon Regional Championship. Castille, 45, was overall winner in 1:07:47. Righeimer was first female in 1:28:51.

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Date: 
12/20/2017 - 13:04

A multi-million dollar shoe manufacturing machine, several of the world's greatest runners, and innovative running accessories, made the 12th annual The Running Event (TRE) the largest ever in terms of retail attendance. 

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Post, Stone Win Marathon

Date: 
12/19/2017 - 12:08
Date: 
12/19/2017 - 12:08

LITTLE ROCK, AR — Brian Post, 37, of Cumming, GA, was the overall winner of the Jacob Wells 3 Bridges Marathon on Dec. 16, finishing in 2:58:12. Shane Poland of Vilonia, AR, was second in 3:00:52 and master’s winner Dustin Benson, 41, of Minneapolis, MN, was third in 3:01:36, followed by Scott Sander, of Little Rock, in 3:04:03. Stan Ferguson, of Maumelle, was the top grandmaster in 3:12:53.

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Jacksonville Marathon Results

Date: 
12/18/2017 - 15:49
Date: 
12/18/2017 - 15:49

JACKSONVILLE, FL — Michael Iacofano, 23, of Medina, Ohio, was the winner Saturday, Dec. 16, of the Ameris Bank Jacksonville Marathon, finishing in 2:18:39. Female champion was Apryl Sabadesa, 33, of Westfield, Mass., in 2:53:27.

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Marathon Was Short

Date: 
12/14/2017 - 12:25
Date: 
12/14/2017 - 12:25

The Dec. 9 Mississippi Gulf Coast Marathon was short, it was announced. Instead of 26.2 miles, it was 25.905 miles due to runners being directed to turn at a incorrect spot on the course.

Participants are being offered the opportunity to run in the Louisiana Marathon at no charge on Jan. 18 to qualify for the Boston Marathon.

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