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Shalane Flanagan to Lead Group of Six Past Podium Finishers in American Professional Athlete Field at 2017 TCS New York City Marathon

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Joining Flanagan at the world’s largest marathon are Amanda McGrory, Abdi Abdirahman and Josh George in a group featuring four U.S. Olympians and seven Paralympians - New York, August 28, 2017 — Two-time wheelchair division champion Amanda McGrory and former open division runner-up Shalane Flanagan, along with last year’s third-place men’s finishers, Abdi Abdirahman and Josh George, will headline the American field racing the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon on Sunday, November 5.

Crim Welcomes Back 2016 Winner Dathan Ritzenhein, Announces Special Prize Purse for Michigan Runners

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FLINT, Mich. – The 2017HAP Crim Festival of Races is excited to welcome back the winner of the 40th Crim 10 mile race, Michigander Dathan Ritzenhein  and welcome for the first time, up and coming runner Noah Droddy. Like Ritz and Droddy, Flint is no stranger to determination, tenacity in the face of challenge and surprising the world.

SKECHERS PERFORMANCE LOS ANGELES MARATHON INTRODUCES STADIUM VS. SEA CHARITY CHALLENGE

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‘Race Within a Race’ Gives Charity Athletes Opportunity to Run Portion of ‘Stadium to the Sea’ Course - LOS ANGELES (August 23, 2017) – Conqur Endurance Group introduced today the Stadium vs. Sea Charity Challenge, providing charity athletes a unique opportunity to experience a portion of the world-famous ‘Stadium to the Sea’ course alongside athletes participating in the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon.

World Championship Medalists to Highlight Professional Athlete Field at New Balance 5th Avenue Mile on Sunday, September 10

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Emma Coburn, Jenny Simpson, Courtney Frerichs and Filip Ingebrigtsen to close out medal-winning seasons on 5th Avenue, while Eric Jenkins will return to defend his event title - New York, August 23, 2017 — The 2017 New Balance 5th Avenue Mile, stretching 20 blocks down Manhattan’s most famous thoroughfare on Sunday, September 10, will draw a professional athlete field from 11 countries that includes four medalists and 17 finalists from August’s IAAF World Championships, as well as both of the event’s defending champions.

Race SLO Welcomes U.S. Star Jordan Hasay as Its Newest Ambassador

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Local Arroyo Grande native and fastest U.S. female debut marathoner to be part of Race SLO family of events including SLO Marathon + Half and Healthy Running Conference 2018 - SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (August 14, 2017) – Race SLO, California Central Coast’s leading endurance sports event producer, has announced its newest ambassador:  U.S. distance running star Jordan Hasay, who recently finished third at the storied Boston Marathon and also set a U.S. women’s marathon debut record with her 2 hour, 23 minute clocking.