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Date: 
09/10/2008 - 09:38

nderebaOlympics08.JPG September 10, 2008 from press release (PHILADELPHIA, PA) Two-time Olympic silver medalist and current world marathon champion, Catherine Ndereba, will lead the field of elite athletes at the ING Philadelphia Distance Run on September 21, 2008.

National
Date: 
09/10/2008 - 09:34

September 10, 2008 from Michigan Runner (TORONTO, ON) The promise of an excellent re-match between 31-year-old returning champion, John Kelai of Kenya, and 24-year-old Tariku Jufar of Ethiopia, highlights the strongest-ever men’s field for the Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon, announced for the 9th edition, to be run on September 28 and . . .

National
Date: 
09/09/2008 - 16:24

Imogene_2008_1.jpg September 8, 2008 from Colorado Runner --- The 35th running of the Imogene Pass Run from Ouray to Telluride took place under near perfect conditions. With a sell-out crowd of 1,500 participants, this race takes runners 17 miles from the mountain town of Ouray, over Imogene Pass at 13,115 feet and down into the mountain town of Telluride.

National
Date: 
09/08/2008 - 15:34

2008-Womens-8km-Champions-logo.gif September 8, 2008 from RunOhio (AKRON, OH) The 2008 USA Women’s 8 km Championship will be held in association with this year’s Road Runner Akron Marathon (September 27, 2008). The race, sponsored by the Akron Community Foundation, will start at 7:30 a.m., following the beginning of the marathon at 7:00 a.m.

National
Date: 
09/08/2008 - 11:51

September 7, 2008 from press release (Madison, WI) It was a perfect day for the seventh annual Ford Ironman Wisconsin as the 2,200 athletes entered Lake Monona for the 2.4-mile swim. The women’s title was won by Hillary Biscay of Tucson, AZ and Australian Chris McDonald claimed the men’s title.

National
Date: 
09/08/2008 - 11:18

September 8, 2008 Running Canada TV (Vol 3, no.11) Running Canada Television kicks off its fall marathon season this weekend at the Montreal Oasis de Montreal.

National
Date: 
09/05/2008 - 17:48

marathon-logo.png (September 5, 2008 From Running USA wire)(COLUMBUS, OH) For the first time in nine years, the Nationwide Better Health Columbus Marathon will feature a new and improved course for its 29th edition on Sunday, October 19.

National
Date: 
09/05/2008 - 17:02

September 5, 2008 from press notice. Road Race Management will hold their annual Event Directors Meeting in Ft. Lauderdale, FL from November 6-8, 2008.

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Regional

2008 Blue Ridge Relay Results

Date: 
09/05/2008 - 10:15
Date: 
09/05/2008 - 10:15

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2008 Blue Ridge Relay
Press Release: Relay Results

“It is truly an amazing event that pushes your body, allows you to see beautiful scenery, and creates amazing memories with old and new friends. I would recommend this race to any runner who truly enjoys the feeling one gets from running!!! Thanks again!”

National
Date: 
09/05/2008 - 09:21

September 5, 2008 by Penny Hinck (Long Branch, NJ - The revitalized Long Branch beachfront was the site of the 5th Annual Pier Village 5K road race on Labor Day Monday, September 1. Runners were treated to a glorious, sunny, ideal-racing-weather morning on a fast, flat course that paralleled the Atlantic Ocean, running south on road and boardwalk, then north to finish on the promenade.

National
Date: 
09/04/2008 - 12:23

remember5k_logo.jpg September 4, 2008 from www.runwashington.com (DC) Every day, law enforcement officers put their lives on the line for our safety and protection. On Sunday, October 19, 2008, all of us have a chance to salute their service and sacrifice by participating in the "Race to Remember"--the first National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial 5K.

National
Date: 
09/04/2008 - 12:18

claywheaties.jpg September 4, 2008 from press release (MINNEAPOLIS, MN) The greatest names in American gymnastics and decathlon share one thing in common: a legacy of appearing on the fabled orange Wheaties box.

National
Date: 
09/04/2008 - 12:13

September 4, 2008 from press release (Boyne Falls, MI) The second annual Boyne 2 Boyne marathon, a qualifying event for the Boston Marathon, is happening on Sunday, September 28. The race take athletes along the Midwest's most pristine and scenic route between two Michigan resorts starting at Boyne Highlands in Harbor Springs and ending at Boyne Mountain in Boyne Falls.

National
Date: 
09/03/2008 - 14:27

nike10K08NY.jpg September 3, 2008 from press release (New York)---There are only two words that can describe the Nike+ Human Race 10K in New York City: amazing experience! With thousands of runners lined up prior to the start of the race, spirits were high and the atmosphere was filled with enthusiasm and eagerness.

National
Date: 
09/03/2008 - 12:21

September 3, 2008 from www.runohio.com (OHIO) The battle between Ohio Time Warner and the Big Ten Network seems to be over. For more than a year Time Warner subscribers have heard and read numerous ads from the Big Ten Network telling us to contact our cable provider to request the Big Ten Network.

National
Date: 
09/02/2008 - 12:32

September 2, 2008 from press release (ALMERE, Holland) U.S. athletes took home seven medals at the International Triathlon Union Long Distance Triathlon World Championships in Almere, Holland on August 31. A total of 108 athletes were part of Team USA, including seven competing in the elite race.

National
Date: 
09/02/2008 - 12:27

disneyland08Lucas.jpg September 1, 2008 from press release (ANAHEIM, CA) Course records were broken in Men’s, Women’s and Master’s divisions in the third annual Disneyland Half Marathon, Sunday at Disneyland Resort.

National
Date: 
09/02/2008 - 11:50

September 2, 2008 from press release (Boston, MA) Online registration for the 113th Boston Marathon, scheduled for April 20, 2009, will begin at 9 a.m. eastern time on Wednesday, September 3. Held on Patriots' Day, a Massachusetts holiday, Boston is the world's oldest annual marathon. Since 1986, the principal sponsor of the Boston Marathon has been John Hancock Financial Services.

National

Carney, Steffens Win USA 20K Titles

Date: 
09/02/2008 - 11:34
Date: 
09/02/2008 - 11:34

September 1, 2008 from USATF press release (INDIANAPOLIS, IN) James Carney (Eugene, OR) took charge early on his way to his second USA title of 2008, winning the USA 20 km Championships in 59:11. In the women's race, Jill Steffens (Athens, GA) overtook Elva Dryer (Gunnison CO) just after the 12 mile mark to win the women's title in 1:08:48.

National
Date: 
09/02/2008 - 11:25

September 22, 2008 (Vail, CO) The final event in the La Sportiva Mountain Cup Series, the La Sportiva Vail Trophy Challenge Race, was held on August 31 in the midst of a beautiful and sunny Labor Day weekend in the Rockies. Series overall leaders Shiloh Mielke and his older sister Meadow Tarves made the trip to Colorado from North Carolina in the hopes of keeping their lead and winning $5,000 each in prize money. Before the race Tarves said, “We both just bought houses and the money will really help!” Close in the standings were Bernie Boettcher, just two points back from Mielke and Laura Haefeli, nine points back from Tarves.

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