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July 2009

Regional news
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07/30/2009 - 14:33

JOlogo-150.pngfrom USATF - GREENSBORO, N.C.- Befitting a day that saw 1996 Olympic champion and American record holder Dan O'Brien as a guest starter, Gunnar Nixon of the Eastside Steppers broke an 11-year-old record in the intermediate boys' decathlon Wednesday in the top individual performance on day two of the USA Track & Field National Junior Olympic

Regional news
Date: 
07/30/2009 - 14:32

JOlogo-150.pngfrom USATF - GREENSBORO, N.C. -- California's Connor McCullough smashed the meet record in the young men's hammer throw Tuesday in the top performance on day one of the 43rd USA Track & Field National Junior Olympic Championships at North Carolina A&T State University's Irwin Belk Track.

Regional news
Date: 
07/30/2009 - 14:27

JOlogo-150.pngfrom USATF - GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Nine-time gold medalist Carl Lewis will lead a trio of America's most celebrated Olympic champions Wednesday at the opening ceremonies of the USA Track & Field National Junior Olympic Championships at the Irwin Belk Track on the campus of North Carolina A&T State University.

National news
Date: 
07/28/2009 - 10:53

home_main_logo.pngCAPE ELIZABETH, Maine – The top road racers in Maine, New England and around the globe are set to gather again in Cape Elizabeth for the 12th running of the TD Banknorth Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race on Saturday.

National news
Date: 
07/27/2009 - 12:09

07_teamusamn_logo.gifMinneapolis/St. Paul - July 27, 2009 - Teammates Emily Brown and Matt Gabrielson each came away with the win at the sixth annual Boston Scientific Heart of Summer 10k held at Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis on July 25.

Regional news
Date: 
07/27/2009 - 11:04

teamlogo-150.jpgfrom USATF - INDIANAPOLIS - The 2009 Pan American Junior Athletics Championship will showcase many of the top international junior athletes, July 31-August 2 in Trinidad and Tobago.

National news
Date: 
07/27/2009 - 10:49

bix-7-09.jpgfrom USATF - DAVENPORT, Iowa - (July 25, 2009) - 2004 Olympic Marathon silver medalist Meb Keflezighi (San Diego, Calif.) took his third U.S. title of 2009, running 32 minutes, 25 seconds at the USA 7 Mile Championships on Saturday in Davenport.

National news
Date: 
07/27/2009 - 10:32

00_silicon_valley.gifRegistration for the 2009 Dean Karnazes Silicon Valley Virtual Race opens on July 22, 2009 - SAN JOSE, Calif. - (July 22, 2009) - Organizers of the 2009 Dean Karnazes Silicon Valley Marathon® (DKSVM) have announced that the upcoming October event is set to include the first-ever Virtual Race Expo™.

National news
Date: 
07/27/2009 - 10:23

flamouth-09.gifFALMOUTH, Mass. -- Defending champions Tadese Tola of Ethiopia and Edith Masai of Kenya will join a strong field of world-class athletes in the 37th CIGNA Falmouth Road Race on Aug. 9.

National news

50 Years of Women Marathoners

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07/27/2009 - 09:45
Date: 
07/27/2009 - 09:45

l_ppm_c_0.gifEight years before Kathrine Switzer became the first woman to officially compete in the Boston Marathon, Arlene Grundmann Pieper raced into the
history books on a whim.

The Pikes Peak Marathon has been open to women since its inception. In 1959, Arlene Pieper joined 15 men in the "race to the clouds". The Ascent

 

 

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