Nearly 2000 Already Registered For 31st Wineglass Marathon On Sep. 30
With nearly two thousand runners already registered for the 31st annual Wineglass Marathon to be run on September 30th, race organizers are excited to announce another accolade for the nationally-recognized event. In a recent list on active.com, the Wineglass was listed as one of the top ten best qualifiers for the Boston Marathon. More.
Liu Xiang, Allyson Felix and Amantle Montsho – dominated In Kawasaki – IAAF World Challenge On May 6
Despite heavy rains and other less-than-ideal conditions that took centre stage at the 2012 Seiko Golden Grand Prix on Sunday (6), several notable performances were produced at this IAAF World Challenge meeting.
Three invited superstars – Liu Xiang, Allyson Felix and and Amantle Montsho – dominated their event as expected. More.
Heavy rain Are Canceling La Crosse Fitness Festival Marathon
Heavy rain and storms are canceling the La Crosse Fitness Festival marathon and delaying the start of the half-marathon. Organizers say the half-marathon will be run at 8:30 a.m. instead of 7:00 a.m. Runners signed up to do the marathon, or marathon relay can run the half-marathon. More.
Windsor Heights Annual Mini Marathon On May 19 To Feature Community Health Fair Again
WHAMM benefits individuals and families coping with muscular dystrophy and related progressive muscle diseases. Registration for the race may be completed online atwww.getmeregistered.com. The health fair will be in the Re/Max parking lot at 66th Street and University Avenue from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. May 19, the day runners will compete in the popular WHAMM race. More.
Dennis Kimetto Breaks World Record At The BIG 25 Berlin
Dennis Kimetto stormed to a World record* at the BIG 25 Berlin today, clocking 1:11:18 at this traditional 25-kilometre road race in the German capital. The 28-year-old Kenyan broke the previous mark of 1:11:50 set by fellow-Kenyan Sammy Kosgei at this same event two years ago. More.
Ben Hoffman Became First American To Win Ironman St. George
Ben Hoffman became the first American to win the Ironman St. George Saturday on a warm, blustery day in southern Utah. Hoffman, from Tucson, Ariz., captured his second career Ironman race, which consists of a 2.4 mile swim, a 112-mile bike ride and a full 26.2-mile marathon. More.
Aaron Mifsud Won 37th Edition Of Gozo Half Marathon
Aaron Mifsud won last Sunday’s 37th edition of the Gozo Half Marathon, organised by the Gozo Amateur Athletic Association in collaboration with the Malta Amateur Athletic Association, Xagħra council and the Gozo Ministry. Charlie Cilia placed second, while Drew Lang came third. More.