The Cinque Mulini, the final 2012 IAAF Cross Country Permit Meeting race, will celebrate its 80th anniversary in San Vittore Olona on Sunday (18). It will be a special edition for the legendary northern Italian race which has been staged since 1933, even during the Second World War.
Kenyan high school student Charles Ndirangu won the men’s 12Km at the Chiba Cross Country on Sunday (12), while his teammate Susan Wairimu won the women’s 8Km race at this IAAF Cross Country Permit event.
ST. LOUIS – Sara Hall (Flagstaff, Ariz.) and Bobby Mack (Raleigh, N.C.) each used late charges to outrun the competition as each won their first career USA Cross Country titles Saturday at Forest Park in St. Louis.
INDIANAPOLIS – USA Track & Field has selected St. Louis, Missouri as the host of 2012 and 2013 USA Cross Country Championships. The 2012 championships are scheduled for February 11, at Forest Park, the site of the 2004 Women’s Olympic Trials Marathon.
San Giorgio su Legnano, Italy - Kenyans Edwin Soi and Mercy Cherono topped the bill at the 55thCampaccio International Cross Country on Friday (6), the fourth leg of the 2011/2012 IAAF Cross Country Permit circuit. The Campaccio was held on a sunny day blown by a chilly wind.