Korir Debuts With 4th-Place At New York City Half Marathon - (Colorado Springs, CO) - In an world class field, Leonard Korir (Nike) ran an impressive debut of 1:01:19 to finish 4th-place in Sunday's New York City Half Marathon. Korir, a member of the ADP's International Elite, earned $3,500 for his effort but more importantly is earning respect as a professional road racer as eventual winner and Olympic medalist Wilson Kipsang, who finished 17-seconds up, remarked he was interested to see how Korir fared in his debut.
Four From US Army To Represent USA In World Military XC Championships In Serbia
(Colorado Springs, CO) - Three US Army WCAP athletes, Robert Cheseret, Augustus Maiyo and Kyle Heath, along with All-Army team member Edwin Sang, will all compete in the 55th World Military Cross Country Championships to be held in Apatin, Serbia, on Saturday.
Miller Runner-Up At US Indoor With Sub 4:00 Mile At Altitude
(Albuquerque, NM) - Craig Miller (New Balance) was just barely out-leaned at the line finishing 2nd at the US Indoor Track & Field Championships in the Mile Run. Will Leer nipped Miller 3:58.79 to 3:58.90, with Leer's mark being the fastest ever run at altitude, with the host, the Albuquerque Convention Center, at 4,960-feet elevation.
Minneapolis/St. Paul – March 6, 2013 – Five Team USA Minnesota distance runners will be among the competitors at the USA 15k Championships in Jacksonville on March 9. The championships for men and women are being held in conjunction with the 36th annual Gate River Run.
Miller & Elliot To Compete In Mile Run At USA Indoor Championships
(Colorado Springs, CO) - Craig Miller (New Balance) and Matt Elliot (Brooks) will both compete in this weekend's USA Indoor Track & Field Championships in Albuquerque, NM. Miller is ranked #3 in the Mile Run with a mark of 3:56.85, while Elliot is ranked #7 at 3:59.96. The championships will be broadcast live on Sunday, March 3 on NBC from 4-6pm EST.