Suver 4th At Oakley New York Mini 10-K, Nelson & Thomas Top 12 - (New York, NY) - Mattie Suver (adidas/BRC) finished 4th and as the first American at the New York Road Runners' Oakley New York Mini 10k in Manhattan, NY, on Saturday morning. Suver, and teammate Brianne Nelson, led a chase pack behind a lead pack of world class internationals and moved up over the hilly second half on the course that winds through Central Park.
Minneapolis/St. Paul – June 5, 2013 – Three Team USA Minnesota distance runners will be on either the East Coast or the West Coast this weekend for competitions. On June 8, Ladia Albertson-Junkans will be among the all-women competitors at the Oakley New York Mini 10k, while Meghan Peyton and Jon Peterson will each run the 5000 meters at the Portland Track Festival.
Elliott Breaks Meet & TN State Record With 3:57.16, While Dey Posts First Sub 4:00 Mile - (Colorado Springs, CO) - Matthew Elliott (Brooks) got his second win in three years in the Music City Distance Carnival's Mile Run in Nashville, TN, on Saturday night with a personal best of 3:57.16. Elliott, who led at the bell after trailing the pacer through 1000-meters, broke the long standing meet record of 3:57.26 set by Jason Jabaut in 2007, and also posted the fastest time ever run in the State of Tennessee.
Minneapolis/St. Paul – June 2, 2013 – Team USA Minnesota’s Heather Kampf won the 800 meters at the Festival of Miles on May 30 and at the Music City Distance Carnival on June 1, while Gabriele Anderson posted a personal best in the 800m at the Prefontaine National meet on May 31. In addition, Ben Sathre finished fifth at the Dam to Dam 20k on June 1.