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Blake braves snow to repeat at Junior Olympic XC Champs

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from USATF - INDIANAPOLIS - Following an hour-long delay due to snowy conditions, Samuel Blake brought home another national cross country title, and the San Diego Road Runners and the Equalizers each brought home two team titles Saturday at the 2009 USATF National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park in Reno, Nevada.

The event featured more than 2,300 runners, with athletes aged 8 to 18 competing for boys' and girls' titles in five age divisions. The USATF Junior Olympic program age divisions are bantam (10 and under) racing over 3 kilometers; midget (11-12) racing 3 km; youth (13-14) racing 4 km; intermediate (15-16) racing 5 km; and young men/women (17-18) racing 5 km.

Nine-Time All American Heather Dorniden Joins Team USA Minnesota

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Minneapolis/St. Paul - Dec. 15, 2009 - Nine-time All American Heather Dorniden, who ran collegiately for the University of Minnesota, has joined Team USA Minnesota.  Dorniden concluded her college career at the NCAA Cross Country Championships on Nov. 23 where she was the second runner on the Golden Gophers 10th place women's team.  She graduates this month with a degree in kinesiology and psychology.

Boulder Running Co./adidas defends women's team title; men of ZAP Fitness win third team crown at USATF National Club Cross Country Championships

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from USATF - LEXINGTON - The women of Boulder Running Company/adidas successfully defended their title and the Zap Fitness men won their third team championship in four years Saturday at the USATF National Club Cross Country Championships at Masterson Station Park in Lexington, Ky.

The 12th annual USATF National Club Cross Country Championships featured mare than 1,000 athletes representing America's top post-collegiate club teams from across the United States. Athletes competed for a total prize purse of $30,000, as well as team and individual titles at 10-kilometer for men and 6-kilometer for women.

Verzbicas, Goethals Win Foot Locker Cross Country Championship Titles

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SAN DIEGO - (December 12, 2009) - Megan Goethals of Rochester, Mich. and Lukas Verzbicas of Orland Hills, Ill. won the 2009 Foot Locker Cross Country Championships National Finals (FLCCC) at Morley Field, Balboa Park in San Diego, California on Saturday morning. The runners competed in an uncharacteristic downpour with a temperature of 62F degrees.

In an exciting girls' race, Chelsea Ley of Clarksboro, N.J. took an early lead closely followed by Regional champions Goethals (Midwest), Chelsey Sveinsson (South) and Aisling Cuffe (Northeast). Heading to the one-mile mark, Goethals and Ley were shoulder-to-shoulder with Goethals overtaking Ley on the first uphill. Approaching the two-mile mark, experience ran the show with FLCCC veterans in the lead pack, including

Verzbicas, Goethals Win Foot Locker Cross Country Championship Titles

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SAN DIEGO - (December 12, 2009) - Megan Goethals of Rochester, Mich. and Lukas Verzbicas of Orland Hills, Ill. won the 2009 Foot Locker Cross Country Championships National Finals (FLCCC) at Morley Field, Balboa Park in San Diego, California on Saturday morning. The runners competed in an uncharacteristic downpour with a temperature of 62F degrees.

In an exciting girls' race, Chelsea Ley of Clarksboro, N.J. took an early lead closely followed by Regional champions Goethals (Midwest), Chelsey Sveinsson (South) and Aisling Cuffe (Northeast). Heading to the one-mile mark, Goethals and Ley were shoulder-to-shoulder with Goethals overtaking Ley on the first uphill. Approaching the two-mile mark, experience ran the show with FLCCC veterans in the lead pack, including

National Club Cross Country titles on the line this weekend

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from USATF - INDIANAPOLIS - Defending women's team champions Boulder Running Company/adidas and two-time men's national team titlists ZAP Fitness (Blowing Rock, N.C.) will join more than 100 USATF clubs Saturday at the 2009 USATF National Club Cross Country Championships at Masterson Station Park in Lexington, Ky.

The 12th annual USATF National Club Cross Country Championships features America's top post-collegiate club teams from across the United States vying for top honors and bragging rights as the nation's top cross country team.