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Date: 
10/20/2009 - 13:25

humanrace2009_0.jpgRunners around the globe take part in the Nike+ Human Race 10K in select cities and run virtually with the world by registering online at Nikeplus.com - Thousands of runners will participate in the Nike+ Human Race 10K as part of the world’s largest one-day global running event.

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Ritzenhein named Athlete of the Week

Date: 
10/16/2009 - 18:21
Date: 
10/16/2009 - 18:21

Ritzenhein_Dathan1-Birm09rn10-16-09.jpgfrom USATF - INDIANAPOLIS - Dathan Ritzenhein has been named USA Track & Field's Athlete of the Week after winning the bronze medal Sunday at the 18th IAAF World Half Marathon Championships, in Birmingham, UK.

Regional news
Date: 
10/13/2009 - 12:06

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We are excited again to return to the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston.

As many know, the banked track is one of the fastest in the U.S., having hosted the USATF Championships and the NCAA Division II Championships for many years. The track has played in integral part of numerous national high school records, as well as elite level national and world records.

Regional news
Date: 
10/01/2009 - 16:12

saucony.gifNEW YORK - (September 30, 2009) - Foot Locker has announced that Saucony, Inc. has become the official sponsor for the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships (FLCCC), the nation's premier high school championships for cross country runners.

Regional news
Date: 
09/29/2009 - 13:45

PUMA_FF-featuredlong.gifSportlifestyle brand, PUMA®, has issued the challenge: What would you change if you could put your life, your homework, your job, your travel into Fast Forward! In association with the Running Network (www.runningnetwork.com), PUMA is challenging you to make a 30-60 second video, upload it at the PUMA microsite, and show us what you would do if you could Fast Forward your life!

Regional news
Date: 
09/25/2009 - 14:06

syho_bb_front-300x194.jpgAre you always the first into the kitchen for leftovers? It sounds like you have Office MPH. Don’t worry, being fast is a commonly overlooked trait in employees.

Regional news
Date: 
09/23/2009 - 17:03

rnrseries.jpgSan Diego, CA – September 23, 2009 – The Competitor Group, the premier endurance sports media and event platform, today announced an exclusive and multi-year agreement with Brooks Sports, to become the official footwear and apparel partner of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series.

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Gay sets American record in Shanghai

Date: 
09/21/2009 - 10:52
Date: 
09/21/2009 - 10:52

Gay_TysonR-Greece09rn-9-20-09.jpgfrom USATF - INDIANAPOLIS - Tyson Gay and Carmelita Jeter continued their sprint into history on Sunday at the Shanghai Golden Grand Prix in China.

Regional news

2009 Cross Country Shoe Review

Date: 
09/14/2009 - 15:34
Date: 
09/14/2009 - 15:34

xc-review-09.jpgFor our annual Cross Country Shoe Review, we’ve examined and tested eight new or updated models. Despite their lowprofile design, cross country shoes provide protective cushioning and traction on varying terrain. The subtle differences in fit from one brand or model to the next allow most runners to find a racing shoe best suited for their particular foot type.

Regional news
Date: 
09/08/2009 - 16:31

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BOSTON – Online entry for the 114th Boston Marathon® on Monday, April 19, 2010 (Patriots' Day in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts) begins at 9:00 a.m. ET on Wednesday, September 9.

Those interested in participating are encouraged to register early. The 2009 Boston Marathon reached its field size limit in late January.

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Ritzenhein smashes Kennedy's 5,000m AR

Date: 
08/31/2009 - 11:02
Date: 
08/31/2009 - 11:02

Ritzenhein_Dathan1c-WC098-31-09.jpgfrom USATF - INDIANAPOLIS - Dathan Ritzenhein set an American record in the men's 5,000 meters and Sanya Richards continued her quest to win her third Golden League crown Friday at the Weltklasse Zurich, the fifth leg of the AF Golden League 2009.

Regional news

Berlin WC 2009-Nine days in Berlin

Date: 
08/26/2009 - 12:31
Date: 
08/26/2009 - 12:31

2.jpgby Larry Eder - RunBlogRun - Berlin, Germany is a city of 3.4 million people coming from 180 countries. The city of Berlin is now a global city. Since the fall of the Soviet Union, and the breakdown of the Wall in 1989, a united Berlin became the capital of Germany.

Regional news
Date: 
08/24/2009 - 13:11

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from USATF -Berlin - Brittney Reese and Team USA's 4x400m relay squads won gold, Bernard Lagat won his second medal, and Shannon Rowbury won 1,500m bronze Sunday evening at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics at the 1936 Olympic Stadium in Berlin, Germany.

Regional news
Date: 
08/24/2009 - 12:22

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from USATF - BERLIN - 2008 Olympic Trials 5,000m champion and 10,000m runner-up Kara Goucher (Portland, Ore.) was the top U.S. finisher at the women's World Marathon Cup competition Sunday through the streets of Berlin. The race was contested under mostly sunny skies with temperatures in the low 70's.

Regional news
Date: 
08/24/2009 - 12:10

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from USATF - BERLIN -Allyson Felix made history by becoming the first woman ever to win three world 200-meter titles, and reigning Olympic men's 400m champion LaShawn Merritt won his first individual world crown Friday evening at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics at the 1936 Olympic Stadium in Berlin, Germany.

Regional news
Date: 
08/21/2009 - 12:26

Bolt_UsainSF1b-WC098-21-09.jpgfrom RunBlogRun - I never, ever, ever, ever thought I would live to see a 19.19. I thought that Usain Bolt had to be wasted after running 9.58 on Sunday. In his first round, Usain Bolt did not look good, but each round, he looked a little better.

Regional news
Date: 
08/21/2009 - 12:10

Hardee_Trey400_WC098-21-09.jpgfrom USATF - BERLIN -Trey Hardee won the gold medal in the decathlon and four other Team USA stars won medals Thursday evening at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics at the 1936 Olympic Stadium in Berlin, Germany.

Regional news
Date: 
08/21/2009 - 11:44

Bolt_UsainSF-WCh098-21-09.jpgfrom IAAF - 20 August 2009 - Berlin, Germany - Just when you thought Usain Bolt could not surprise any more, he only goes and runs another World record - this time over 200m.

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Lagat wins 1,500m bronze in Berlin

Date: 
08/20/2009 - 10:52
Date: 
08/20/2009 - 10:52

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from USATF - BERLIN - Two-time Olympic medalist Bernard Lagat came storming back from behind in the men's 1,500m final to win the bronze medal Wednesday evening at the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics at the 1936 Olympic Stadium in Berlin, Germany.

Regional news
Date: 
08/19/2009 - 12:45

Ritzenhein_Dathan-WC098-19-09.jpg fromRunBlogRun - 10,000 meter races in the past nine world championships, for men, and women, have been races frequented with negative splits, furious finishes and the presence of four or five very tough runners at the bell with a lap to go.

 

 

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