INDIANAPOLIS – Pushing the early pace, Mo Trafeh continued his successful 2013 USA Running Circuit campaign, setting a course record and winning the men’s title at the USA Half Marathon Championships Saturday morning in Duluth, Minnesota, hosted by the Grandma’s Marathon.
Silver medalist Meb Keflezighi, defending champion Abdi Abdirahman seek national title - DULUTH, Minn. - A pair of Olympians from last year’s Summer Games in London head the list of Americans set to race in Saturday’s USA Half Marathon Championships.
The B.A.A. 10K is the second race of the 2013 B.A.A. Distance Medley, a three-race series which awards $100,000 USD to the male and female with the fastest cumulative time from the three races - BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) announced that 2013Boston Marathon® men's championLelisa Desisa, of Ethiopia, will compete in the 2013 B.A.A. 10K on Sunday, June 23. Desisa will compete among Olympic and World Championship finalists, national record holders, and the defending champions of the B.A.A. Distance Medley. The B.A.A. 10K is the second race of the 2013 B.A.A. Distance Medley, a three-race series which awards $100,000 USD to the male and female with the fastest cumulative time from the three races. In addition, the B.A.A. 10K offers a combined prize purse of nearly $30,000 USD.
NEW YORK - (June 8, 2013) - With the field so full of U.S. and international champions, it was tough to predict who’d make it to the podium at this year’s Oakley New York Mini 10K. At the media event on Friday morning, the day before the race, U.S. Olympian Desiree Davila said she was thrilled to be here again; the field’s traditional depth was illustrated by her 11th-place finish last year. “The history of this race goes back so many years, and this is always a fun event,” Davila said. “Having run the course really helps me know what to expect.”
NEW YORK — A core group of American women will line up for the Oakley New York Mini 10K, going head-to-head with some of the world’s best international competitors on Saturday, June 8.