Monday, April 28, 2014

Heroes Half Marathon - 2014 Results

Results from the 2014

Heroes Half Marathon

April 27, 2014 in Everett, WA

Thursday, April 24, 2014

EIGHT NEW BLOOMSDAY CHARACTER CARDS TO BE DISTRIBUTED THIS YEAR

Contact: Don Kardong, (509) 838-1579


SPOKANE, WA—Collect them, trade them, or carry them in your wallet to show your friends. Bloomsday has produced eight new “character trading cards this year to go along with the eight that were distributed last year.







“Every year Bloomsday is a parade of 50,000 unique characters,” said Bloomsday Race Director Don Kardong. “We feel that the trading cards underscore that fact, although we don’t expect our actual participants to look quite as extraordinary as the ones on the cards.”

Ruston Way 5k 2014 - Race Day Photos

Race Day Photos from the Ruston Way 5k , April 19, 2014 in Tacoma WA


View all race day photos here!

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Sports Science Examines 2014 Boston Marathon Winner

Sports Science Examines 2014 Boston Marathon Winner Meb Keflezighi




Monday, April 21, 2014

Shalane Flanagan: Boston Marathon 2014 Post-Race Interview

 Shalane Flanagan talks about her race following the 2014 Boston Marathon.

Keflezighi, Jeptoo Win Historic 118th Boston Marathon

 Duncan Larkin, for Running USA

 April 21, 2014
Jeptoo sets course record and captures third Boston crown, Meb is first American male to win in Boston in 31 years

BOSTON - (Monday, April 21, 2014) - One year after an explosive attack rocked the Boylston Street finish line, Monday’s running of the Boston Marathon -- the 118thedition of the world’s oldest modern 26.2-mile race -- was all about redemption. An emotional day for runners, spectators, race organizers and especially for the bombing survivors, today's race set out to define the #BostonStrong spirit.

Friday, April 18, 2014

Kastor Runs Down U.S. Masters Half-Marathon Record in NYC

 New York Road Runners
 April 14, 2014
She bests Colleen De Reuck's U.S. Masters (age 40+) half-marathon record by 12 seconds in New York City

NEW YORK - About one hour into the 11th edition More Magazine/Fitness Magazine Women’s Half Marathon on April 13, there was an air of excitement and anticipation around the finish line. As fans awaited the arrival of Deena Kastor, the question wasn’t so much whether she’d win, but whether she’d break the course record of 1 hour, 13 minutes, 25 seconds she set last year.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

World Class Field Assembled for 2014 B.A.A. 5K

 April 17, 2014


The race is sold out. A prize purse of $39,900 (USD) will be awarded equally to the top male and female finishers

BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced an elite field of Olympic Games and IAAF World Championships medalists and returning champions for the 2014 B.A.A. 5K, to be held on Saturday, April 19, two days prior to the 2014 Boston Marathon®.

Friday, April 11, 2014

2014 Run Like a Fool - Race Results




Look for Race Day photos here!





Run Like A Fool 2014
Capitol Lake, WA
April 5, 2014
 Cool with light winds and showers!
 Rich Brown
               CLASS  
  ID#  PLACE   PLACE            FINISHER          TIME     PACE

Open Men
4494 1 1 M15 Dawit Mengista , 16 16:35.8 5:21

Open Women
1855 1 1 W35 Ulrike Krotscheck, 38 20:25.0 6:35