• Gabriele Grunewald to Run at DecaNation and Zagreb World Challenge Aug. 30 and Sept. 2; Meghan Peyton, Jon Peterson to Compete at USA 20k Championships in New Haven Sept. 1

    Minneapolis/St. Paul – Aug. 27, 2014 – Team USA Minnesota’s Gabriele Grunewald will run in two track meets in Europe over the next week while Meghan Peyton and Jon Peterson will travel to New Haven to compete in the USA 20k Championships on Labor Day.

    Grunewald will run the 800 meters as part of the U.S. team at the DecaNations Track & Field meet in Valence, France, on Aug. 30.  The meet is organized by the French Athletics Federation and has been held since 2005 with eight nations participating.  She has a best of 2:01.38 in the 800m.

    Read more...
  • Heather Kampf, Meghan Peyton to Compete at Crim Festival of Races in Flint, Michigan, Aug. 22-23; Gabriele Grunewald Returns to Europe for Track Races

    Minneapolis/St. Paul – Aug. 19, 2014 – Team USA Minnesota’s Heather Kampf and Meghan Peyton will run in the Crim Festival of Races in Flint, Michigan, on Aug. 22-23, while teammate Gabriele Grunewald heads to Europe for three weeks of track competitions starting with Sainsbury’s Birmingham Grand Prix meet on Aug. 24.

    In downtown Flint, Kampf will compete in the Michigan Mile Race Series on Aug. 22, with the Professional Mile for Women set for 7 p.m.  She won the mile race last year with a time of 4:47.  So far this month, Kampf placed second at the Liberty Mile in Pittsburgh on Aug. 1 and was fourth in the 800 meters at the Michigan Track Classic on Aug. 10.

    On Aug. 23, Peyton will be among the competitors in the Crim 10 Mile which starts at 8 a.m.  In 2013, she finished sixth at this race with a time of 56:42.  Peyton will next race on Sept. 1 at the USA 20k Championships in New Haven, where she is the defending champion.

    Read more...
  • Snoop Dogg to Headline Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas

    Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Festival in Las Vegas set for November 14-16 on the Strip at Night - LAS VEGAS – Guaranteed to be one of the biggest weekends in running this year, pop-culture icon Snoop Dogg will headline the Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Festival in Las Vegas on November 14-16, 2014. The global superstar will perform on Sunday during the pre-race concert at 3:00pm, prior to the Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon & ½ Marathon to benefit the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America taking over the Las Vegas Strip at Night.

    “Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas has proven over and over again to be one of the biggest and most anticipated running events in the world,” said Josh Furlow, EVP of Global Events for the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series. “We are thrilled to continue this legacy in 2014 by announcing Snoop Dogg, one of the most legendary, chart-topping artists of the past two decades, as the headliner for this year's festivities.” (Photo, right, credit Ryan Bethke.)

    Read more...
  • Defending Champions Return to the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon

    Two-time defending champion and course record-holder Mutai seeks to become the first three-time winner of the men’s race since 1982, Jeptoo hopes to join prestigious group of seven women who have won multiple titles - NEW YORK - Reigning New York City Marathon champions Geoffrey Mutai and Priscah Jeptoo, both of Kenya, will defend their titles against all-star professional fields at the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 2, 2014, it was announced today by Mary Wittenberg, president and CEO of New York Road Runners. In last year’s race, Mutai outran the men’s field to win by nearly a minute in 2 hours, 8 minutes, 24 seconds, and Jeptoo came from more than a half-mile behind to take the lead in the race’s final three miles and win in a time of 2:25:07.

    “With Geoffrey and Priscah headlining the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon, we welcome back two great champions to the streets of New York City,” said Wittenberg. “Last year, as they led 50,000 runners in the largest marathon ever, both Geoffrey and Priscah were inspirations to us all.  This November, when they line up in Staten Island to start their journey through the unique neighborhoods of the City’s five boroughs, these world-class athletes will be chasing history, as Geoffrey goes for a New York hat trick and Priscah looks to join an elite group of repeat winners.”

    Read more...
  • Heather Kampf to Compete at Michigan Track Classic on Aug. 10; Gabriele Grunewald, Kampf Go 1-2 at the Liberty Mile in Pittsburgh

    Minneapolis/St. Paul – Aug. 6, 2014 – Team USA Minnesota’s Heather Kampf will compete in the 800 meters at the 2014 Michigan Track Classic on Aug. 10.  The event will be held at the Saline High School track, which is located in Saline, Michigan, near Ann Arbor.  The 800 meter race starts at 7:30 p.m.

    Kampf has a best in the distance of 2:00.04.

    At the GNC Live Well Liberty Mile in Pittsburgh on Aug. 1, Gabriele Grunewald was first and teammate Kampf was second in times of 4:31.68 and 4:32.12 respectively.  Kampf has been a two-time winner of the Liberty Mile while Grunewald had finished second in the first year of the race in 2012.

    Read more...

Saucony Challange

SAUCONY 500 MILE CHALLENGE
 
Daily Workout

 

featured content

Written on 01 September 2014, 00.00 by admin
saucony-500-mile-challenge-week-12-monday High school cross country starts quickly, so use those early races to get into shape. Continue to build speed. 300 Mile athletes add a Saturday...
Written on 31 August 2014, 00.00 by admin
saucony-500-mile-challenge-week-11-sunday Your first real race will be a revelation. You should be able to handle the distance, but your pace may be slower than you expect. Don’t worry. You’ll...
Written on 30 August 2014, 00.00 by admin
saucony-500-mile-challenge-week-11-saturday Your first real race will be a revelation. You should be able to handle the distance, but your pace may be slower than you expect. Don’t worry. You’ll...
Written on 29 August 2014, 00.00 by admin
saucony-500-mile-challenge-week-11-friday Your first real race will be a revelation. You should be able to handle the distance, but your pace may be slower than you expect. Don’t worry. You’ll...
Written on 28 August 2014, 09.16 by admin
the-marine-corps-marathon-introduces-2014-course Interactive course map includes location of key points for runners and spectators; limited changes to the 2014 course including the introduction of...
Written on 28 August 2014, 09.06 by admin
image-gallery-2014-birmingham-diamond-league

RN Partner News Feeds

Upcoming Events

View More Events - - - Submit Events

Running Network TV