Race is No. Five in 2010 XTERRA SoCAL Trail Run Series - SAN DIEGO – After the 2009 race sold out with more than 600 runners, the XTERRA Mission Gorge Trail Run is back and bigger than ever returning to San Diego’s Mission Trails Regional Park on Sunday, Feb 7, 2010.
Haile Gebrselassie pronounced his preparation "perfect" for Friday's Standard Chartered Dubai Marathon, but reminded everyone at today's press conference that all the other elements had to be perfect too, even for an attempt on his world record of 2.03.59, set in Berlin 18 months ago.
Melbourne, Fla. – Runners in the February 7, 2010 State Farm Melbourne & Beaches Music Marathon & ½ Marathon will want to set their alarm clocks a little earlier than usual as the last nighttime launch in the Space Shuttle’s storied 29-year history is set for 4:39 a.m. on race morning.
PHOENIX - (January 17, 2010) - U.S. record holder and Olympic bronze medalist Deena Kastor returned to the winner's circle for the first time in ten months at the 7th P.F. Chang's Rock 'n' Roll Arizona 1/2 Marathon on Sunday morning. Kastor, 36, set an Arizona state record with a time of 1 hour, 9 minutes, 43 seconds, ending the longest dry spell of her career.
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Jan. 18, 2010 - Team USA Minnesota's Antonio Vega won his first national championship at the USA Half Marathon Championships in a race hosted by the Aramco Houston Half Marathon on Jan. 17. His time of 1:01:54 was a personal best by more than a minute as well as the fourth fastest time by an American on the Houston half marathon course.
HOUSTON - (January 17, 2010) - Teshome Gelana and defending women's champion Teyba Erkesso led an Ethiopian sweep of the 38th Chevron Houston Marathon, each setting course and Texas state records in the process, on Sunday morning.