CalendarResults

News

National
Date: 
10/06/2008 - 05:42

October 6, 2008 from press release (INCLINE VILLAGE, NV) – Inspired by 5-time XTERRA USA Champ and now cancer-stricken athlete Jamie Whitmore - Canadians Mike Vine and Melanie McQuaid powered their way through a chilly morning and grueling course to win the eighth annual XTERRA USA Championship on the North Shore of Lake Tahoe this afternoon.

National

Campos, Reddy Top Fields at Army Ten-Miler

Date: 
10/06/2008 - 05:37
Date: 
10/06/2008 - 05:37

October 6, 2008 By Steve Nearman, Running USA wire (ARLINGTON, VA) The focus this season for Veena Reddy has been the ING Amsterdam Marathon, just two weeks away, as she attempts to improve upon the 2:38 she ran at the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials in April.

National
Date: 
10/03/2008 - 14:06

October 3, 2008 from press release (COLORADO SPRINGS, CO) Two innovators who nurtured Tri-Fed/USA during its formative years, an age group superstar who has become an inspiration for thousands of female triathletes, and two female elites with accomplishments that few, if any, athletes can match in any sport.

National
Date: 
10/03/2008 - 13:58

AdereFV1Chicago07_2.jpg October 3, 2008 from press release (CHICAGO IL) Bank of America today announced two-time women's champion Berhane Adere (ETH) will attempt a first-ever three-peat at the 2008 Bank of America Chicago Marathon, while six-time top-three Chicago finisher Daniel Njenga (KEN) looks for his first win in the Windy City.

National
Date: 
10/03/2008 - 13:13

Everest-08_0.gif October 3, 2008 from Florida Running & Triathlon Looking to test themselves beyond just physical endurance, more than 3,000 runners participated in the inaugural Expedition Everest Challenge presented by Champion. The event, which took place Saturday.

National
Date: 
10/03/2008 - 09:28

GoucherOlympics08.jpg October 3, 2008 From USATF press release (INDIANAPOLIS, IN) The Twin Cities is the place to be for US long distance runners this Sunday as the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon plays host to the championships for the USA Men's Marathon, Masters Marathon and Women's 10 Miles, which will feature 2008 Olympian 2007 and World Outdoor 10,000m bronze medalist Kara Goucher (Portland, OR).

National
Date: 
10/01/2008 - 09:50

Chicago07skyline.JPG October 1, 2008 from press release (Chicago IL) In preparation of its 31st running, the Bank of America Chicago Marathon has unveiled its plans for the 2008 race to be held on Sunday, Oct. 12.

National
Date: 
10/01/2008 - 09:45

RadcliffeNYC_07.Jpg October 1, 2008 from press release (New York, NY) World record-holder Paula Radcliffe [file photo] of Great Britain will return to the streets of New York to defend her title at the ING New York City Marathon 2008 on Sunday, November 2.

National
Date: 
10/01/2008 - 08:22

October 1, 2008 from press release (Boston, MA) An event-record 5,061 entrants are preparing for the October 12 B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund. Leading the charge on race day will be one of the strongest elite fields in the event's eight-year history.

National
Date: 
09/30/2008 - 16:39

September 29, 2008 from press release (PARK CITY, UT) ­ At 4:20 a.m. this morning, Karl Meltzer reached the terminus of the Appalachian Trail at Mount Springer, GA, for a total thru-hike time of 54 days 21 hours and 12 minutes.

National
Date: 
09/30/2008 - 16:37

September 29, 2008 from press release (COLORADO SPRINGS, CO) Olympic triathlete Matt Reed (Boulder, CO) is one of 10 athletes serving as ambassadors for the United States Olympic Committee's Team for Tomorrow Fund, a humanitarian relief effort through which U.S. athletes will offer assistance and support to people around the world who are in need.

National
Date: 
09/30/2008 - 11:58

AbdirahmanNYHalf07.jpg September 29, 2008 from press release (New York, NY) Three-time Olympian Abdi Abdirahman [file photo] and 2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Women’s Marathon runner-up Magdalena Lewy Boulet lead a strong line-up of American standouts in the ING New York City Marathon 2008 on Sunday, November 2, it was announced today by New York Road Runners.

National
Date: 
09/29/2008 - 17:55

September 29, 2008 from news release -- The Running Network, LLC is hosting a reception for Event Directors/Running Industry in celebration of the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Saturday, October 11 from 7 to 9 pm.

For more details click here for invitation (.pdf)
RNChicagoinvite08.pdf

National

Slattery Wins USA Women's 8K Championship

Date: 
09/29/2008 - 12:19
Date: 
09/29/2008 - 12:19

September 29, 2008 from RunOhio (Akron OH) Sara Slattery (Boulder, CO), won her first USA road title, running 25:54 to win the USA Women's 8 km Championship Saturday in Akron, OH. The championship race was an invitation-only event that featured 30 of the top U.S. women and was held in conjunction with the Road Runner Akron Marathon.

National
Date: 
09/29/2008 - 10:44

MikitenkoGebBerlin08post.jpg September 29, 2008 from press release (BERLIN GERMANY) Haile Gebrselassie needs no invitation to keep on running. There's no stopping him, as his latest world record, 2.03.59 in the real_Berlin Marathon on Sunday demonstrates.

National
Date: 
09/29/2008 - 10:04

MikitenkoBerlin08award.Jpg September 29, 2008 from press release - Irina Mikitenko has gone into the lead in the second season of the World Marathon Majors (WMM) 2007-2008 with her victory in the real, - BERLIN MARATHON.

National

Haile Breaks World Record in Berlin!

Date: 
09/28/2008 - 06:33
Date: 
09/28/2008 - 06:33

September 28, 2008 from press release (Berlin, Germany) NEWS FLASH! Haile Gebrselassie of Ethiopia shattered his own marathon record in the real-Berlin Marathon on Sunday morning, running 2:03:59, to become the first man in history under 2.04 for the distance.

National
Date: 
09/28/2008 - 06:29

September 28, 2008 from press release (BEND, OR) Several hundred athletes from 21 states gathered at the upscale Old Mill District in Bend today for the fourth annual XTERRA Trail Running National Championship on an incredibly beautiful, crisp and clear morning along the Deschutes River.

National
Date: 
09/26/2008 - 08:54

September 26, 2008 from press release (BERLIN, GERMANY) Haile Gebrselassie returns on Sunday morning to the scene of his 25th world record, 2.04.26 in the real-Berlin Marathon last year.

National
Date: 
09/25/2008 - 14:58

McGregorNYRR8k08.jpg September 25, 2008 from USATF press release (INDIANAPOLIS IN) Two-time USA 10K champion Katie McGregor [file photo] (St. Louis Park, MN) leads the field at Saturday's USA Women's 8K Championships in Akron, OH. The national road championship race will be an invitation-only event, held in conjunction with the 6th Road Runner Akron Marathon .

Copyright © 2018 Running Journal

RSS feed