Minneapolis/St. Paul – April 1, 2014 – Team USA Minnesota’s Meghan Peyton and Ben Sathre will be among the competitors at the USA 10 Mile Championships, which will be held in conjunction with the Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run in Washington, D.C., on April 6.
The elite women’s field will have an advance start at 7:20 a.m. and the men’s field and all other participants begin at 7:30 a.m. in waves. The race starts and finishes on the Washington Monument Grounds.
Peyton is the 2013 USA 20k National Champion and most recently was eighth at the USA 15k Championships in Jacksonville on March 15 with a time of 50:44, a personal best. In the 10 Mile distance, she has posted 55:09. Sathre has run 45:12 in the 15k distance.