We are down to less than two days before the Trials begin and the final declarations are coming in. Jenn Rhines is out of the 10,000 meters, and Allyson Felix is doubling in the 100 meters and 200 meters. More to come!
Team USA: Shalane Flanagan, Desiree Davila, and Kara Goucher Commit To Run 2013 Boston Marathon - BOSTON, June 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- John Hancock Financial, Principal Sponsor of the Boston Marathon, has recruited elite American marathoners Shalane Flanagan, Desiree Davila and Kara Goucher to run the 117th Boston Marathon on April 15, 2013. All three women will represent the U.S. in the Olympic Marathon this summer and the 2013 Boston Marathon will be their first post Olympic marathon.
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.
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.
National Titles, World Championship Spots at Stake - (Duluth, Minn.)A pair of Olympians bound for the 2012 Summer Games in London head the list of athletes set to race in Saturday’s USA Half Marathon Championships.
With the four 2011-2012 PRRO Circuit races now completed, seven runners are eligible to compete for the $10,000 PRRO Circuit purse at the PRRO Circuit Championship at the AJC Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta, GA on July 4, 2012.
MINNEAPOLIS – Craig Miller (Madison, Wis.) and Heather Kampf (Minneapolis, Minn.) took the respective men’s and women’s titles at the USA 1 Mile Road Championships Thursday evening in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Eugene, Oregon – Even the best in the world have competition, and the reigning World Champions in the men’s and women’s 400m at the 38th Prefontaine Classic are no exception. Each will feel pressure from previous Olympic or World gold medallists on 2 June in Eugene at the fourth stop of the Samsung Diamond League series.
Doha, Qatar - Allyson Felix’s reaction to beating her all her Jamaican rivals at the opening Samsung Diamond League meeting in Doha (11 May), and over her less favoured distance of 100 metres to boot, was probably the most succinct expression of how the United States sprinters felt after an evening of conspicuous success: "It’s pretty cool."