Minneapolis/St. Paul – June 30, 2014 – Team USA Minnesota’s Meghan Peyton and Jon Grey will be among the competitors at the USA 10k Championships which will be hosted by the Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta on July 4th. The 45th edition of the event, which is organized by the Atlanta Track Club, has some 60,000 participants.
Peyton ran Peachtree last year and placed ninth in the USA 10k Championships. Most recently she competed at the 2014 USA Outdoor Championships in the 10,000m and was 11th. She has a best in the 10,000m of 32:47. Peyton is the 2013 USA 20k Champion.
This will be Grey’s first appearance at Peachtree. He has a best in the 10,000m of 28:26. In March, Grey finished seventh at the USA 15k Championships with a time of 44:37.