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Phillip Reid Rocks Thrilling United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles Half Marathon

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The weather couldn’t have been more perfect for this iconic race with temperatures in the high 50s at the start - Los Angeles, CA – October 29 – The “City of Angels” put on a divine show at the United Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Los Angeles Half Marathon and 5K on Sunday.  Thousands of runners, many dressed in costumes of all shapes and sizes, toed the scenic start line downtown to take part in the largest Halloween half marathon. The weather couldn’t have been more perfect for this iconic race with temperatures in the high 50s at the start. A thick fog covered much of the course, upping the “spooky” factor as costumed runners ran along L.A.’s iconic boulevards and byways.

Abbott Dash to the Finish Line 5K and USATF 5K Championships to Feature 10 Olympians and Six Team USA World Championship Members on Saturday, November 4

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USATF 5K Championships to include a $60,000 prize purse – the largest of any 5K in history – and be broadcast live on USATF.TV - New York, October 11, 2017—The 2017 Abbott Dash to the Finish Line 5K and USA Track & Field (USATF) 5K Championships on Saturday, November 4, will feature 10 Olympians and six members of Team USA from the 2017 IAAF World Championships. Hosted by New York Road Runners (NYRR), the event will take place the day prior to the TCS New York City Marathon and will be broadcast live on USATF.TV as the 10th stop on the 2017 USATF Running Circuit.

Strong Elite Field to Compete in Monterey Bay Half Marathon

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Deena Kastor, the American marathon and half marathon record holder and Olympic bronze medalist, will serve as honorary starter for the race - MONTEREY, Calif. - More than three dozen top runners will gather for the 15th Monterey Bay Half Marathon to be held Sunday, November 12. An exceptionally-strong female field will be challenged by a group of equally-talented men as the two sexes battle to the finish in an attempt to win cash bonuses making up the $30,000 purse, one of the largest offered for half marathons in the U.S.

Lauren Paquette Takes First Place at 41st Running of The Tufts Health Plan 10K for Women

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Boston, MA – October 9, 2017 –  Lauren Paquette, 31, of Memphis, TN wins The Tufts Health Plan 10K for Women, with a time of 33:30, held today at Boston Common. Second place finisher is Natosha Rogers, 26, of Littleton, CO, with a time of 33:44, and third place finisher is Elaina Balouris, 25, of Allison Park, PA, with a time of 34:03.

Kenyans Sweep 2017 B.A.A. Half Marathon

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Daniel Salel earns three-peat, while Joan Chelimo runs away with title at 17th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund. - Boston, MA -- Kenyans Daniel Salel and Joan Chelimo swept the top spots at today’s 17th annual B.A.A. Half Marathon, presented by Dana-Farber Cancer Institute and the Jimmy Fund. Salel completed the three-peat, running away from a large lead pack in the final two miles before breaking the tape in 1:04:31. Calling Boston her lucky city, Chelimo returned to the Bay State and earned a commanding victory in 1:10:31.