A talented group of athletes will be featured in the women's field events at the 2010 USA Outdoor Track & Field Championships, June 23-27 at Drake Stadium on the campus of Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.
COSTA MESA, Calif., June 16, 2010 – The Orange County Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure is inviting friends, families, corporate teams, runners, walkers, breast health advocates and breast cancer survivors to take advantage of a special early-bird $30 online registration now open for the 19th annual Komen Orange County Race for the Cure.
Carmel, CA -- As the school year comes to a close across the nation, the JUST RUN youth fitness program tallies its numbers for the 2009-10 academic year. Nearly 6,000 children, representing 79 schools in 17 states, logged over 200,000 miles.
Dick's Sporting Goods National Runners' Month wraps up celebration with $50,000 donation to Team Fox
Pittsburgh, Pa., June 17, 2010 -- The first-ever Dick's Sporting Goods National Runners' Month marked the recent finish of its successful, month-long celebration with a donation of $50,000 to its charity partner, Team Fox.
The 2010 USATF National Club Track & Field Championships will be held on the campus of San Francisco State University in San Francisco, Calf. July 9-10.
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Celebrating its sixth year as a world-wide athletics attraction, the adidas Grand Prix threw an internationally renowned, record-breaking, and heart-stopping party in New York at Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island.
By Mark Winitz - Although track & field athletes from the Golden State are accustomed to winter sunshine, apparently they have no qualms about stepping onto the indoor oval. Californians were prominent in this past winter’s most important national and international indoor competitions.
Race to Feature New Course in 2010, Men’s Elite Field Includes 2008 and 2009 Champions- San Diego, CA – June 1, 2010 – One of the world’s greatest marathon runners, South African Hendrick Ramaala, will lead a field of 30,000 entrants on Sunday, June 6 at this year’s revamped Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon & ½ Marathon to Benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.
VISTA, Calif. – (May 30, 2010) - More than 2,200 runners filled up downtown Vista on Sunday for the inaugural Dick's Sporting Goods Strawberry Festival 5K and Kids' Races. Runners raced past a scenic course that showed off downtown and included art sculptures, flowers and, at the end of the race, strawberries.
SAN DIEGO - (May 26, 2010) – As more than 30,000 runners take on the challenge of the 2010 San Diego Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon & ½ Marathon benefiting the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society on Sunday, June 6, they will get more than a feeling of accomplishment. They will also get the chance to give back and help those in need.
SAN FRANCISCO - The 2010 AT&T Giant Race has announced a truly one-of-a-kind award: the first bobblehead finisher prize. Both the 5K and half-marathon participants will receive a limited edition bobblehead featuring the mascot of the San Francisco Giants, Lou Seal, in an "AT&T Giant Race Singlet".
SAN FRANCISCO - (May 16, 2010) - The 99th ING Bay to Breakers 12K, one of the world's largest and oldest footraces, made history on Sunday morning with Lineth Chepkurui of Kenya finishing in 38 minutes, 7 seconds, a pending world record, over the point-to-point 7.46 mile USATF certified course.
ING Bay to Breakers has just announced the 41 elite runners participating in this year’s footrace. The line-up of world champions and world record holders vying for the $25k bonus includes Kenyan Sammy Kitwara, the winner of last year’s ING Battle to the Breakers bonus, who broke course and world-records by finishing in 33:31.
By: Robin Sharpe - SOLVANG, Calif. - - Three thousand runners from all over the world experienced the beauty of the Santa Ynez Valley by foot on a brilliant spring Saturday at the 4th running of the Santa Barbara Wine Country Half Marathon.
USATF Level 2 School - Youth Specialization #1 Track Team CU Sunday-Thursday, August 1-5 Sacramento, California
USA Track & Field (USATF) Coaching Education, presented by Gill Athletics, will offer the inaugural Youth Level 2 School immediately following the USATF National Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships this summer.
Available to: Youth T&F and/or junior and senior high school coaches who have completed a Level 1 School or Developmental Coach Program prior to April 30th.
"America's Favorite Little Big Band" swings into San Diego; sold-out event with 30,000 runners with new course, debut half-marathon and SeaWorld finish line
Pac-10 Track & Field Championships Take Place on May 8-9 and May 15-16 at Edwards Stadium in Berkeley
The University of California will be hosting the Pac-10 Track & Field Championships on May 8-9 and May 15-16 at Edwards Stadium in Berkeley. This will be the 80th annual meet for men and the 24th annual meet for women. Multi-event championships in men's decathlon and women's heptathlon will be taking place this weekend, while individual and team titles will be determined on May 15-16.
For a schedule of events, go to www.calbears.com.