In St. Paul, Molke and Peterson will begin their fall marathon build-up by running in the MDRA 15k which starts at 8:00 a.m. in the park. The race is part of the USA Track & Field Minnesota’s Team Circuit. Although Molke has run 1:03:27 in the half marathon, this will be his debut at the 15k distance. Peterson has posted 45:49 for the distance.
Torchlight 5k Results
Biya Simbassa won the Twin Cities Orthopedics Torchlight 5k in downtown Minneapolis on July 20. His time on a hot and steamy summer evening was 14:54. The 5k, which was a Life Time Run event, had almost 4,000 participants.
About Team USA Minnesota
Team USA Minnesota is based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul. Founded in 2001, the purpose of the training group is to improve the competitiveness of post-collegiate American distance running and to develop Olympians. Team USA Minnesota’s major sponsor is Twin Cities In Motion (www.tcmevents.org). Its silver sponsors are the Houston Marathon Foundation (www.