Kingston, Jamaica – Runners from around the globe are gathering in Jamaica for the annual Reggae Marathon/Half Marathon and 10k, which takes place this year on December 5. The course follows the scenic Negril coastline, and is set to the pulsating rhythm of reggae music, providing a distinctly Jamaican experience.
This exclusive oceanfront course is a California Dream! Run on the Pacific Coast Highway past the famous Huntington Beach pier and wind through the legendary surfing beaches of Southern California. Retro surf bands entertain along the way and the Finish Line Festival includes a beach side beer garden in the California sun. Finishers receive bodacious surfboard medals!
New York, October 1, 2009—Nine-time New York City Marathon winner Grete Waitz of Norway leads a roster of legends and champions honored as the “Marathoners of the Decades” announced today by New York Road Runners president and CEO and race director Mary Wittenberg as part of the celebration of the 40th running of the event. This year’s race will take place on Sunday, November 1.
from USATF - INDIANAPOLIS - The top long distance runners in the U.S. will toe the line this Sunday as the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon plays host to the championships for the USA Women's Marathon, Masters Marathon and Men's 10 Miles.
(COLUMBUS, OH) – Approximately 15,000 runners and walkers will participate in the 30th edition of the Nationwide Better Health Columbus Marathon on October 18. In addition to the marathon and ½ marathon events, there will be a 5K corporate wellness event and the Red Nose Children’s Run.
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