Reigning Peachtree Champions Sammy Kitwara and Lineth Chepkurui Return to Defend Titles - Atlanta, June 30, 2010– Keeping with tradition, a world-class men’s and women’s field will toe the line at the start of the 41st running of the AJC Peachtree Road Race on Sunday, July 4. For the third time in the past four years, the AJC Peachtree Road Race will host the USA Men’s 10 km Championship as well as serve as the 2010 Professional Road Running Organization’s (PRRO) Race of Champions. Athletes in the 2010 AJC Peachtree Road Race will be competing for a share of the $111,300 overall prize purse, which includes $30,000 for the USA Men’s 10 km Championship. In addition, three men and two women competing in the 2010 Peachtree are eligible to receive a $10,000 PRRO bonus*. Eligible athletes must place first in the AJC Peachtree Road Race in order to take home the PRRO bonus.