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. 

LONDON, July 26, 2012 – One day before the Olympic opening ceremonies, adidas today reveals the adizero Primeknit, its first one-piece upper performance running shoe featuring a new seamless engineering technology.

Chicago, USA - Kenyans Lucy Kabuu and Florence Kiplagat, bot sub-2:20 runners, will contest the The Bank of America Chicago Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road Race, on 7 October.

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.

INDIANAPOLIS (July 23, 2012) – Blake Boldon has been named the executive director of the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon (IMM). Boldon brings a decade of coaching knowledge and experience as an elite runner to the IMM.


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