Sub-2:30:00 for men, sub-2:45:00 for women needed to earn a piece of the prize; second edition set for Sunday, September 5 - The 2010 Kauai Marathon, set for Sunday, September 5 in Poipu Kauai, Hawaii is enticing runners from around the world to compete for the first ever $15,000 Kauai Marathon Challenge. This new feature is one of the largest "Speed Challenge" purses offered in a U.S. running event.
His 2:10:36 at 2010 race was fourth fastest U.S. marathon debut - HOUSTON - (Sept. 2, 2010) - Brett Gotcher, who recorded the fourth fastest debut marathon ever by an American earlier this year in Houston, will return for the 2011 Chevron Houston Marathon to be held on Sunday, January 30.
CHICAGO -The 2010 Bank of America Chicago Marathon today announced the addition of several elite women to its star-studded field currently headlined by defending champion Liliya Shobukhova of Russia and 2009 runner-up Irina Mikitenko of Germany. Like the men's race, the 2009-2010 World Marathon Majors (WMM) series will likely be decided in Chicago with the highly anticipated rematch between top-ranked Shobukhova (60 points) and the defending WMM series champion Mikitenko, currently ranked second (40 points).
ST. LOUIS(MO) – September 1, 2010 – GO! St. Louis, a not-for-profit organization that specializes in presenting fitness events and programs announced today that registration for the 11th Annual GO! St. Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend, set for April 9 & 10, 2011 opened on September 1, 2010.
QUANTICO, VA (August 31, 2010) - The Marine Corps Marathon (MCM) announced today that registration for the October 31 event has reached 70 percent capacity having surpassed 7,000 runners. The event race field has been expanded to 10,000 runners after the 2009 event closed out at 7,500 participants. Runners are encouraged to register quickly at www.marinemarathon.com. Additionally, the MCM welcomed the Law Firm of Puckett & Faraj, PC as a new sponsor of the MCM10K.
- Big River Running Company to Sponsor GO! St. Louis Marathon Expo
- Texas Runners Invited to ‘Showdown’ in San Antonio
- "Great Women of the Race" Contest for 2010 Community First Fox Cities Marathon
- Long-Time Marine Corps Marathon Participants to Inspire New Generation of Runners MCM Runners Club Members Invited to 'Inspire a Miler' At Healthy Kids Fun Run