PHILADELPHIA– January 21, 2010 – August weather and the CIGNA Falmouth Road Race will be here before you know it! But the winter months are when it’s time to enter to win the third annual “CIGNA Falmouth Road Race Challenge” national essay contest. Beginning today, CIGNA will be accepting entries to win an all-expense-paid trip, valued up to $5,0001, to participate in the CIGNA Falmouth Road Race on August 15, 2010 in Falmouth, Mass.
WHAT: Registration is now open for the 13.1 Marathon® & 5K on Sunday, June 13, 2010 where the party meets the pavement. 5,000 runners will hit the streets at the 13.1 Marathon® Chicago, starting and ending at the South Shore Cultural Center. New this year is the 13.1 Marathon® 5k, also open for registration.
Champions’ checks of $20,000 announced, New spring date set for Sunday, March 21 - New York, January 12, 2010—The largest half-marathon prize purse in the United States—$100,000—and a new spring date of Sunday, March 21, for the fifth annual NYC Half-Marathon were announced today by New York Road Runners president and CEO Mary Wittenberg. The men’s and women’s champions will each earn $20,000, the largest first-prize checks for a non-marathon race in the country.
Nearly 10,000 Women are Expected to Lace Up in Central Park on April 25th - New York, NY (January 11, 2010) –More and Fitness magazines announced today that registration is now open for the seventh-annual More /Fitness Half-Marathon, the largest women’s only half-marathon in the country. The race will host nearly 10,000 women in New York’s Central Park on April 25, 2010 and is executed in partnership with New York Road Runners. Silk Soymilk is the event sponsor, Bally Total Fitness the event partner and CARE the charitable partner.
Johnson notches second Disney half marathon title; Johnson and Mortensen members of elite Hanson's Brooks Distance Project Running Club of Rochester, Mich.; field of nearly 23,000 runners contribute to record Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend