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Date: 
07/13/2017 - 11:43

Ashworth Awards Partners with Running USA

WICHITA, Kan. - Running USA, the national trade organization for the sport of running, is proud to announce a new three-year partnership with Ashworth Awards. The agreement will continue to showcase the Massachusetts-based company as a valued partner, while being named the Official Medallions and Awards partner of Running USA.

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Date: 
07/13/2017 - 08:22

INDIANAPOLIS -- USATF announced on Tuesday the qualifying standards for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Marathon, as well as the selection criteria for Team USATF who will compete in the 2018 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Valencia, Spain on March 24, 2018.

The qualifying standards for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Marathon are as follows:

Men’s marathon: 2:15 for “A” standard, 2:19 for “B” standard.

Men’s half marathon: 1:04.

Women’s marathon: 2:37 for “A” standard, 2:45 for “B” standard.

Women’s half marathon: 1:13.

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Date: 
07/11/2017 - 14:12

UPDATED STORY

Caleb Masland 070817_GFM_gmhg_marathon_longworth_SS-400x600.jpgGRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN, N.C. — If one thing can be said for running coach Caleb Masland, he teaches by example.

Masland, 36, of Boone, N.C., was the first-place finisher in the 50th annual Grandfather Mountain Marathon July 8 as part of the 62nd Grandfather Mountain Highland Games.

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Date: 
07/11/2017 - 13:13

GRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN, N.C.—Most guests to Grandfather Mountain take their time ascending the mountain.

070617_GFM_gmhg_bear_crain_SS.jpgNot Johnny Crain.

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Date: 
07/11/2017 - 12:57

070817_GFM_gmhg_track_chambers_SS.jpgGRANDFATHER MOUNTAIN, N.C.—Carissa Chambers, 28, an optometrist in Johnson City, Tenn., was named the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games’ Outstanding Women’s Athlete of the Games for the second straight year.

Chambers won the 100- and 220-yard dash races, finished second in the 440 and placed third in the triple and long jumps to edge out Sophia Randolph of San Francisco and Mary Chesnut Smith of New York City in a tight race for the title.

Chambers runs with the State of Franklin Track Club to stay in shape for her competition events, which include 5Ks, triathlon and Half Ironman. She will complete a full Ironman this fall.

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Unique Cannon Medal

Date: 
07/10/2017 - 17:10
Date: 
07/10/2017 - 17:10

BRISTOW, VA — Runners in the Oct. 1 Prince William Half Marathon will receive a unique cannon medal with a copper finish featuring a cannon wheel that spins. The race is run on paved roads of the Manassas National Battlefield where soldiers of the North and South battled twice. The copper color is similar to the finish on battlefield cannons used in the Civil War. PrinceWilliamHalf.com.

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Date: 
07/09/2017 - 16:18

gmm_new_marathon_logo.jpgLINVILLE, NC — Caleb Masland, 36, of Boone, won the historic 50th anniversary Grandfather Mountain Marathon on Saturday, July 8, finishing the rugged 26.2 miles in 2:53:14. Matt Longworth, 36, of Wadesboro was second in 3:07:06.1, followed by Caleb Critcher, 33, of Deep Gap, in 3:09:10.4.

Suzanne Hutchins, 37, of Gastonia, was the female winner in 3:13:45.8. Mary Michaels, 33, of Moody, AL, was second in 3:25:13.5. Danielle Soroka-Jones of Salisbury was third in 3:42:59.3.

The race began at Appalachian State University in Boone on the track at Kidd Brewer Stadium. Runners ran a tough, rolling course in the Blue Ridge Mountains, over the Blue Ridge Parkway, with the last half of the race basically uphill.

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Kamiri, Munene Win 10K

Date: 
07/09/2017 - 16:17
Date: 
07/09/2017 - 16:17

GAFFNEY, SC — Francis Kamiri, 30, was the overall winner of the July 8 Peach Festival 10K in 36:30. Second was Tony Casey, 30, of Greenville, SC, in 36:59, while Alex Marchek, 20, of Gainesville, FL, was third in 37:51.

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Date: 
07/08/2017 - 18:36

RALEIGH, NC – Sir Walter Running is excited to present the deepest Women's field to date to compete at the 2017 Sir Walter Miler. The event returns in its fourth year to its standard first Friday night spot on August 4 at the Meredith College Track. The 2017 event will again feature Elite Men’s and Women’s Mile races, a local Run Club 4x400 meter Relay, and a new event, the Citius Mag presents the Raleigh Denim Mile. The Sir Walter Miler is free and open to the public, and will again be broadcast live internationally on FloTrack.org

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Date: 
07/07/2017 - 13:23

BATON ROUGE, LA -- The historic 50th Annual USA Track & Field National Masters Championships will be held at LSU July 13-16, with 900 of the best USA athletes 30-101 years old. Among the entrants are 40 reigning world champions, Olympians, a dozen recent world record setters, 87 defending national champions, and many Baton Rouge area and Louisiana stars. Below are just some of the potential stars.).

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