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Date: 
09/04/2017 - 18:34

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia -- Kathy Martin, 65, from Northport, NY, set a new World Women's 65-69 3000 Meter record of 11:42.8 yesterday in the final day of the Potomac Valley Games, hosted by the Potomac Valley Track Club at TC Williams High School in Alexandria, VA.

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Sieczkowski, Bounds Win 5K

Date: 
09/03/2017 - 20:37
Date: 
09/03/2017 - 20:37

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR -- Brian Sieczkowski and Kaitlin Bounds were winners of the Arkansas 5K Classic on Saturday.

Sieczkowski, 39, of Maumelle, finished in 16:35.08. Brent Corbitt, 30, of Little Rock, was second in 17:03.61, while Homer Mason, 30, of Witts Springs, was third in 17:41.26.

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Date: 
09/01/2017 - 12:10

Image-1-2-275x206.jpgCHATTANOOGA, TN — For the first time in Ironman 70.3 World Championship history, a Pro son and his father will compete together at the Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Chattanooga, Tennessee on September 10 in their respective categories.

Rodolphe (Rudy) von Berg Jr, 23, will race as a Pro with BIB no.10 and his father, Rodolphe von Berg, will participate in the 60-64 AG with BIB no.333.

For 2017, Rudy von Berg, a member of the Maverick Multisport Team, is ranked 1st American and 12th overall in the Ironman 70.3 Pro Rankings. He is a 2-time USAT Collegiate National Champion in 2014 & 2015, has had 2 runner-up finishes in 70.3 racing (Miami ’16 behind Terenzo Bozzone and Buenos Aires ’17 behind Lionel Sanders), and a 3rd at 70.3 Texas 2017.

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Date: 
08/31/2017 - 14:11

Masters athlete Kevin Castille (Nicholasville, Kentucky) enjoyed a dominant weekend in Masters LDR in Flint, Michigan, winning both the USATF Masters 1 Mile Road Championships and Crim 10 Miler, setting an American record and world best in his age division.

On Friday evening, Castille won both the Overall Masters Championship and the Age-Grading contest in the USATF Masters 1 Mile Road Championships, hosted by the Michigan Mile of the HAP Crim Festival of Races. Castille won the Overall Men’s title in 4:24 on a challenging out, over and back road course with elevation changes. The dominance of the win is exemplified by an almost unheard of victory margin of 13 seconds. In a rare event, he also won the Men’s Age-Grading crown, emblematic of the best relative performance over all age groups.

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Date: 
08/31/2017 - 12:32

Parachutes will drop to deliver 400-square foot American flag during National Anthem

QUANTICO, VA -– The Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) has traditionally been recognized for the enthusiastic dedication and steadfast patriotism demonstrated by the 30,000 runners navigating the historic 26.2-mile journey. This year, the grand and inspirational showcase will feature a new presenting sponsor, Leidos, a FORTUNE 500® science and technology leader.

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Date: 
08/29/2017 - 14:09

mf.jpgANDERSON, SC – The 40th annual running of The People’s Bank Midnight Flight road races was held on August 25 at the Anderson Area YMCA. The popular nighttime event featured a three-race lineup with a one-mile race beginning the evening, followed by a 5K, and finishing with a 10K. Many runners chose to run in more than one race, including several race category winners. The 10K race was the official start of the Running Journal Grand Prix, now in its 40th season.

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Date: 
08/29/2017 - 12:02

austin-1.pngAUSTIN, Texas, August 28, 2017 – High Five Events, one of the largest privately owned event production companies in the United States, announces a partnership between the Austin Marathon® and the Austin Runners Club. The primary goal of the partnership is to increase the growth of the Austin Runners Club by offering a discounted club membership during the Austin Marathon registration process.

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Date: 
08/29/2017 - 12:00

littlerock.pngLITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette will return as presenting sponsor of the 16th Annual Little Rock Marathon Weekend. Race weekend is scheduled for March 3-4, 2018 in downtown Little Rock and benefits Little Rock Parks & Recreation.

As presenting sponsor, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Arkansas’ largest newspaper, will serve as the official media outlet for the race weekend information. The newspaper has served as the marathon’s presenting sponsor since the race’s inception in 2003.

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Provence Wins Mt. Nebo Run

Date: 
08/28/2017 - 17:22
Date: 
08/28/2017 - 17:22

Nebo.jpgDardanelle, AR — Jeremy Provence, 27, of Clarksville, was the overall winner Aug. 27 of the Mt. Nebo Trail Run, a distance of 14 miles. He finished in 1:34:12. Shane Poland, 33, of Vilonia, was second in 1:42:40.

Finishing third was Ian Rogers, 23, of Little Rock, in 1:43:04, followed by Kevin Golden, 50, of Maumelle, in 1:43:29.

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How to Grow Your Road Race

Date: 
08/28/2017 - 14:32
Date: 
08/28/2017 - 14:32

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