This exclusive oceanfront course is a California Dream! Run on the Pacific Coast Highway past the famous Huntington Beach pier and wind through the legendary surfing beaches of Southern California. Retro surf bands entertain along the way and the Finish Line Festival includes a beach side beer garden in the California sun. Finishers receive bodacious surfboard medals!
from IAAF - The Games of the XXXI Olympiad will be hosted by Rio de Janeiro. The host city of the 2016 Summer Olympics and Paralympics was announced this evening at the 121st Session of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) in Copenhagen, Denmark, 2 October 2009.
New York, October 1, 2009—Nine-time New York City Marathon winner Grete Waitz of Norway leads a roster of legends and champions honored as the “Marathoners of the Decades” announced today by New York Road Runners president and CEO and race director Mary Wittenberg as part of the celebration of the 40th running of the event. This year’s race will take place on Sunday, November 1.
from USATF - INDIANAPOLIS - The top long distance runners in the U.S. will toe the line this Sunday as the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon plays host to the championships for the USA Women's Marathon, Masters Marathon and Men's 10 Miles.
BALTIMORE, Md. - (September 29, 2009) - R2integrated (R2i), a leading Internet marketing company, in partnership with Corrigan Sports Enterprises (CSE), has announced that the 2009 Under Armour Baltimore Running Festival, set for Saturday, October 10, will be presented online through a new social media platform called R2iSMASH.
NEW YORK - (September 30, 2009) - Foot Locker has announced that Saucony, Inc. has become the official sponsor for the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships (FLCCC), the nation's premier high school championships for cross country runners.
Entering its 31st year, the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships is the longest running cross country race in the nation,
- Saucony Named Official Sponsor of Foot Locker Cross Country Championships
- 30TH NATIONWIDE BETTER HEALTH COLUMBUS MARATHON AND ½ MARATHON SET FOR OCT. 18
- Olympic silver medalist Meb Keflezighi Headlines Rock ‘n’ Roll San Jose Half Marathon
- Eugene Marathon to finish on Hayward Field
- Olympians Meb Keflezighi and Abdi Abdirahman Headline List of American Standouts in the ING New York City Marathon 2009