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Cherono returns to defend Venice Marathon title
Regional news
Date: 
10/20/2017 - 13:28

cherono.jpgEthiopian Abdulahl Dawud and defending champion Priscah Jepleting Cherono are the favourites at the 32nd edition of the Huawei Venice Marathon, an IAAF Bronze Label Road Race, which starts from Villa Pisani in Stra and ends at the Riva dei Sette Martiri in Venice, on Sunday (22).
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Regional news
Date: 
10/19/2017 - 14:10

getu.jpgGetu Feleke is top of the charts in build-up for Frankfurt - Getu Feleke is the man with the fastest credentials going into the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon on October 29.

Regional news
Date: 
10/19/2017 - 14:07

columbus.jpgFollowing were highlights of the day:

         * Approximately $1.2 million AND COUNTING was raised for Nationwide Children's Hospital during the 2017 event; for a total of approximately $7 million raised since the partnership with the event started in 2012;

         * Last year’s female ½ marathon winner, Susan Jerotich, had a repeat win, but in the full marathon

         * A field of approximately 18,000 participated from 47 different states and several countries

         * 24 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Patient Champions and their families were along 24 miles; one mile was the Angel Mile and was dedicated to the angels of Nationwide Children’s who have already run their race; and one mile was the Encore Mile for the more than 100 Patient Champions from previous races.

Regional news
Date: 
10/13/2017 - 12:26

galen-aow.jpgGalen Rupp (Portland, Oregon) became the first American since 2002 to win the Chicago Marathon, running a lifetime-best 2:09:20 Sunday to earn USATF Athlete of the Week.

Rupp won by 28 seconds over defending champion Abel Kirui of Kenya, the 2012 Olympic silver medalist and two-time World Championships gold medalist.

Results can be found here.

Other notable performances:

Regional news
Date: 
10/13/2017 - 12:11

usatf-5k-17.jpgUSATF 5K Championships to include a $60,000 prize purse – the largest of any 5K in history – and be broadcast live on USATF.TV - New York, Octo

Regional news
Date: 
10/11/2017 - 12:27

nycmarathon-17.jpgProfessional athlete field to include 12 past champions, 22 Olympians, and 20 Paralympians from 29 different countries - New York, October 10, 2017 — Former champion Wilson Kipsang of Kenya and two-time runner-up Buzunesh Deba of Ethiopia, who trains in the Bronx, ha

Regional news
Date: 
10/09/2017 - 14:59

chicago.jpgTatyana McFadden sets course record to capture her eighth victory and the “Silver Bullet” Marcel Hug defends his title - CHICAGO -- In today’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon, more than 43,000* runners, an event record, crossed the finish line in Chicago’s “front yard,” Grant Park.

Regional news

Kenyans Sweep 2017 B.A.A. Half Marathon

Date: 
10/09/2017 - 14:54
Date: 
10/09/2017 - 14:54

baa.jpgDaniel Salel earns three-peat, while Joan Chelimo runs away with title at 17th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund. - Boston, MA -- Kenyans Daniel Salel and Joan Chelimo swept the top spots at today’s 17th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund.

Regional news
Date: 
10/09/2017 - 14:49

sjosernr.jpgGeorge Byron Alex takes first place in men’s race; 3-time Super Bowl Champion Roger Craig runs on behalf of ALS Association; Ron and Susan Carino finished their 100th Rock ‘n’ Roll Race hand-in-hand - SAN JOSE, Calif.

Regional features
Date: 
06/22/2017 - 13:33

acs-usatf.jpegSACRAMENTO, California -- USA Track & Field (USATF) and the American Cancer Society on Wednesdayannounced a joint effortto raise money for the fight against cancer, leveraging Team USATF’s athletic achievements to help beat cancer.

Regional features
Date: 
06/22/2017 - 12:33

bedford2.jpeg"David Bedford has been an iconic fixture in the sport since his heralded running days in the late 1960s and 1970s. David Bedford ran with spirit and fearless abandon. Bedford's hard training, no, scratch that, really hard training. 200 mile weeks got one into shape and also got one injured.

Regional features
Date: 
06/22/2017 - 12:32

bedford.jpeg"David Bedford has been an iconic fixture in the sport since his heralded running days in the late 1960s and 1970s. David Bedford ran with spirit and fearless abandon. Bedford's hard training, no, scratch that, really hard training. 200 mile weeks got one into shape and also got one injured.

Regional features
Date: 
06/19/2017 - 13:53

peachtree.jpeg4th annual Kilometer Kids Charity Chase to revitalize 1996 Olympic warm-up track - ATLANTA – June 19, 2017A team treadmill challenge to restore a part of Atlanta’s Olympic legacy will kick off days of events surrounding the 2017 AJC Peachtree Road Race.



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