MIAMI -- Veteran marathoner Michael Wardian, who arrived in South Florida less than 24 hours before the race after working an 80-hour week as a shipping broker, outclassed the field in the ING Miami Marathon and Half Marathon Sunday.
From IAAF - Surging away from Marisa Barros with less than 4Km to go, Amane Gobena of Ethiopia won the Osaka Ladies Marathon this morning in 2:25:14.
It was first victory for an Ethiopian in the Osaka Ladies Marathon, an IAAF Silver Label Road Race, which started in 1982.
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Jan. 31, 2010 - Team USA Minnesota has launched a new web site at www.teamusaminnesota.org to mark its 10th anniversary and provide more information about the training center and its athletes. The redesigned site replaces a site that was unveiled in May 2001, which is the same time Team USA Minnesota was announced as a post-collegiate distance running group based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul.
Bostonian Mark Gomes won the 6th annual Tropical 5K January 30 in Miami Beach in the weekend’s warm-up to the ING Miami Marathon and Half Marathon®.
The 39-year-old Gomes, who clocked in at 16:51, separated himself from a trio down the stretch that that included local high schooler David Ramirez and Atlanta resident Jeff Zickus. Ramirez,17, ran 17:04 in posting his best road race finish with Zickus, 36, crossing in third place at 17:18.
Little Rock Marathon race officials unveiled the 2010 version of the world's largest marathon finisher's medal during a press conference today.
The Little Rock Marathon is presented by the Arkansas Democrat Gazette and will be held March 5 – 7 in downtown Little Rock.
Marathon produces the most Boston qualifiers in Canada - VICTORIA, BC, Canada - (January 18, 2010) - The 31st Royal Victoria Marathon (RVM) has been chosen by BC Athletics to host the 2010-11 Provincial Marathon Championships for Junior, Senior and Masters runners, for both men and women. The 2010 Marathon will be held on Sunday, October 10, 2010.
- Ready, Set, Register for the 99th ING Bay to Breakers 12K
- Three Team USA Minnesota Athletes Will Be on the Track Jan. 30; Josh Moen, Meghan Armstrong to Run Miami Half Jan. 31; Heather Dorniden Obtains Qualifier for USA Indoor
- Marine Corps Marathon to Host Irish Sprint One Miler on March 27
- ING Miami Marathon Entries Up, Event is Jan. 31
- Charity, Haiti at Forefront as Runners Take to Streets of Miami