Minneapolis/St. Paul – Aug. 19, 2014 – Team USA Minnesota’s Heather Kampf and Meghan Peyton will run in the Crim Festival of Races in Flint, Michigan, on Aug. 22-23, while teammate Gabriele Grunewald heads to Europe for three weeks of track competitions starting with Sainsbury’s Birmingham Grand Prix meet on Aug. 24.
In downtown Flint, Kampf will compete in the Michigan Mile Race Series on Aug. 22, with the Professional Mile for Women set for 7 p.m. She won the mile race last year with a time of 4:47. So far this month, Kampf placed second at the Liberty Mile in Pittsburgh on Aug. 1 and was fourth in the 800 meters at the Michigan Track Classic on Aug. 10.
On Aug. 23, Peyton will be among the competitors in the Crim 10 Mile which starts at 8 a.m. In 2013, she finished sixth at this race with a time of 56:42. Peyton will next race on Sept. 1 at the USA 20k Championships in New Haven, where she is the defending champion.