Heather Kampf to Compete at Ryan Shay Mile July 28; Gabriele Anderson Wins Morton Games 800 meters; Andrew Carlson 5th at Wharf to Wharf 6 MileWritten by Super User
Minneapolis/St. Paul – July 26, 2012 – Team USA Minnesota’s Heather Kampf will run the Ryan Shay Mile held for the fifth time in Charlevoix, Michigan, on July 28. The event honors the memory of Shay, a well-known competitor who ran for Notre Dame and won the 2003 USA Marathon Championship, who died suddenly during the 2008 USA Olympic Marathon Trials.
Aheza Kiros of Ethiopia returning to defend women’s title while men’s field includes 11 distance athletes with sub 28:00 10Ks on the roads - CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine(July 25, 2012)– The deepest and most talented world-class field ever assembled for the TD Beach to Beacon 10K will toe the line for the special 15th running of the acclaimed road race on Saturday, Aug. 4 in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, race organizers announced Wednesday.
4th edition welcomes 20,000 entrants; headliner Cobra Starship rocks for celebrity participants including television personalities Kate Gosselin and Dr. Andy Baldwin, Super Bowl champion Roger Craig and NASCAR driver Nelson Piquet Jr. - CHICAGO - (July 22, 2012) - With the countdown to the 2012 Olympic Games Opening Ceremony just five days away, it was only fitting that two London-bound athletes emerged victorious on the streets of downtown Chicago Sunday morning at the 4th XSport Fitness Rock 'n' Roll Chicago ½ Marathon. First across the finish line adjacent to Buckingham Fountain was 24-year-old Daniel Vargas Sanchez from Mexico, who covered the 13.1-mile course in 1 hour, 4 minutes and 18 seconds, while Karolina Jarzynska, 30, who will run for Poland in the Olympic Marathon, won the women's race in 1:13:04.
Andrew Carlson to Run Wharf to Wharf 6 Mile in Santa Cruz July 22; Results from European Track Meets; Katie McGregor Wins Torchlight 5kWritten by Super User
Minneapolis/St. Paul – July 21, 2012 – Team USA Minnesota’s Andrew Carlson will run the Wharf to Wharf 6 mile in Santa Cruz, Calif., on July 22. The 40th annual race, which starts at 8:30 a.m., is a scenic, seaside run with a sold-out field of 15,000.
HIGHLAND PARK, IL - Five seconds separated first from the field June 10th at the 34th running of the North Shore Half Marathon. Kenyan Geofrey Terer narrowly defeated Patrick Cheptoek of Uganda in blistering heat to capture his first North Shore 1/2Written by Super User
HIGHLAND PARK, IL - Five seconds separated first from the field June 10th at the 34th running of the North Shore Half Marathon. Kenyan Geofrey Terer narrowly defeated Patrick Cheptoek of Uganda in blistering heat to capture his first North Shore 1/2 victory and third overall this year.
Six Team USA Minnesota Runners in Competitions June 16 at USA Half Marathon Championships in Duluth, American Milers Series in IndianapolisWritten by Super User
Minneapolis/St. Paul – June 12, 2012 – Six Team USA Minnesota distance runners will be in competitions on June 16, with four running at the USA Half Marathon Championships in Duluth, and two heading for Indianapolis to participate in the last meet of the American Milers Series in Indianapolis.