More Than 6,500 Runners Join Shamrock’n Half Marathon
The 8th annual Shamrock’n Half Marathon is the largest of its kind in the Sacramento region. More than 6,500 runners took part in the race which kicked off at Raley Field at 7:45 a.m. on Sunday. More.
Doc and Sok Triathlon To Be Held On May 20
The 4th Annual Doc and Sok Triathlon, which starts with a swim leg in Watchung Lake, and includes a bike leg through Watchung and Warren Township, and concludes with a run leg in Watchung, will begin at 8 a.m. sharp, Sunday May 20. More.
Registration For B.A.A. Half Marathon Opens On July 18
The 12th Annual B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund, highlights the beauty of Boston’s Emerald Necklace park system while furthering the B.A.A.’s mission of promoting health and fitness. More.
Time Running Out for Cellcom Half Marathon
Saturday morning comes early for hundreds of runners in De Pere who are training for what lies ahead in 10 weeks. Already the full 26.2 race is nearly 60% full with about 2,000 runners signed up. But the half-marathon is nearing full. More.
Jorgen Brink Wins Vasaloppet Ski Marathon
Jorgen Brink of Sweden set a course record in winning the 56-mile Vasaloppet cross-country ski marathon for the third straight year Sunday. Charity racer Pippa Middleton finished the women’s race in 412th place. More.
Female Wins Overall Marathon At Gusher
Jeanne-Claire White was happy just to be the first-place female at Beaumont’s third annual Gusher Marathon on Saturday. Near the end of the race, she realized she had a chance to be the overall winner. More.
Russia’s Mayorova Wins Nagoya Women’s Marathon
Albina Mayorova of Russia pulled away from Yoshimi Ozaki with five kilometers left to beat a glamorous Japanese field, winning the Nagoya Women’s Marathon in 2 hours, 23 minutes and 52 seconds on Sunday. More.
Shuai Yang, Mamiko Win 7th Saipan Marathon
Saipan runner Mamiko Oshima-Berger led the winners in the annual event, reclaiming the women’s marathon title she lost for two straight years (2010 and 2011). Beijing’s Shuai Yang took the men’s crown, while former Olympian Eric Wainaina Wahinya of Kenya ruled the ultra marathon (50K). More.