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Kathleen Sherman Named 2009 MarathonFoto/Road Race Management Race Director of the Year

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The diverse committee made up of prominent race athletes, media, corporate executives and club directors charged with selecting the 2009 MarathonFoto/Road Race Management Race Director of the Year has named Kathleen Sherman, Director of the CIGNA Falmouth Road Race as the 2009 MarathonFoto/Road Race Management Race Director of the Year.

Brooks Sports Scores Big with Two Industry Awards

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BOTHELL, Wash. - (November 5, 2009) - Leading running company Brooks Sports, Inc. ( announced today that two of its newest footwear styles have been honored by the worldwide authority on running, Runner's World magazine. In the December 2009 issue, on newsstands as of Nov 3, Brooks' AdrenalineT GTS 10 is crowned "Best Update" and the all-new competition trainer, the Launch, wins the title of "Best Debut" in the
Winter 2009 Shoe Guide.

Sponsor Spending on U.S. Marathons and Other Running Events to Total $86.1 Million in 2009

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CHICAGO - (November 5, 2009) - North American-based companies will spend an estimated $86.1 million to sponsor marathons, triathlons, 10Ks and other running events this year, a 2.5 percent increase from the $84 million spent in 2008, according to IEG, the world's leading authority on sponsorship.

Fitness Social Network Sprints into Sin City for Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon

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San Diego-Based Social Network Expands into Las Vegas to Connect Active Lifestyle Enthusiasts in Las Vegas - SAN DIEGO -, “where fitness meets” and the social network for individuals who are dedicated to an active and healthy lifestyle, has expanded into Sin City. Las Vegas and the surrounding area already make up a third of its 2,000-plus membership base and it continues to grow rapidly by the day. In honor of its Vegas expansion, the health and wellness online network will be a sponsor at the December 6 Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon.


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Irvine, Calif. (September 28, 2008) – ASICS® has announced improvements to the GT-2000 and GEL-1000 series for spring 2010. Remaining focused on consistency, while improving stability, the new GT-2150™ and GEL-1150™ models, which are part of the performance structured cushioning collection, also feature a better fit and decreased weight.