Runners 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.
More than 22,000 participated in the 25th Long Beach International City Bank Marathon events on Sunday, October 11, 2009. For the first time ever, Southern California's Fall Marathon & Half Marathon event "Sold Out".
SANTA MONICA, Calif. - At the Lexus Santa Monica 5000 presented by Ed Hardy Sport on Sunday, in a thrilling finish overlooking the coast of the Pacific Ocean, Kenyan Haron Lagat successfully held off steeplechaser Aaron Aguayo by sixth tenths of a second, 14:07.2 to 14:07.8, to win the Saucony Elite West Invitational. Per road running rule, both times were converted to 14:08.
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.
SAN JOSE, Calif - (October 7, 2009) - Organizers of the 2009 Dean Karnazes Silicon Valley Marathon® (DKSVM) have announced that the world's first ever Virtual Race Expo™ is now open to registration from both exhibitors and attendees.
SANTA MONICA, Calif. - (October 7, 2009) - Generic Events has announced the addition of sports brand Saucony to the sponsor list for the Lexus Santa Monica 5000. Joining sponsors Ed Hardy Sport and Lexus, Saucony brings the running world to Southern California with the Elite West Coast Invitational featuring top athletes from around the globe.
Meb Keflezighi Sets 20k American Record En-Route to Winning 2009 Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon in San Jose
Perfect Running Weather and Fast Course Provides a Fast Race for 4th Annual Bay Area Event - - San Jose, Calif – October 4, 2009 – California’s fastest half-marathon lived up to its billing Sunday as American Meb Keflezighi set a new U.S. 20k record and bettered his personal best by 25 seconds winning the Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon in a time of 1:01:00.
NEW 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.
Bay Area Olympian Magdalena Lewy-Boulet leads the women's field - San Jose, CA – September 29, 2009 – Meb Keflezighi, who earlier this year won the U.S. Half Marathon Championships in Houston, will line up as the favorite in this weekend’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon in San Jose.
(press release) We are thrilled to announce that the 2010 Eugene Marathon and Half Marathon will culminate in a finish experience running fans cannot miss. Finally runners and walkers will feel the rush of entering historic Hayward Field through the arches of Powell Plaza and finish down the home stretch - where so many record breaking races have been decided.
Sportlifestyle 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!
By Janette Williams, Pasadena Star-news - PASADENA - The first time out, the Pasadena Marathon was canceled two hours before start time by smoke from last November's wildfires.
Rescheduled to March, the event was held in a drenching rainstorm.
NBCLA.Com - The inaugural Malibu International Marathon & Half Marathon will be run Nov. 15, the city announced Wednesday.
The Malibu City Council voted unanimously on Sept. 14 to allow Forever Runners LLC to operate the marathon, according to a city statement released Wednesday morning.
Monterey County Herald - The seventh presentation of the Big Sur Half Marathon on Monterey Bay sold out Friday, nearly two months ahead of the Nov. 15 race day.
"This event continues to increase in popularity," said race director Wally Kastner. "We've grown the field every year, and we keep selling out earlier."
LONG BEACH, Calif. – SA Recycling has joined forces with the Long Beach International City Bank Marathon to help lessen the impact on the environment and reduce the carbon footprint of the event. More than 100 staff will make up the SA Recycling “Green Team”, helping participants to recycle their water bottles and other recyclables.
Are 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.
San 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.
For 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.
REGISTRATION FOR THE 114th BOSTON MARATHON® ON APRIL 19, 2010 BEGINS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9 at 9:00 a.m. EDT
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.