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USA Long Distance Mountain Running Team

USA Long Distance Mountain Running Team Announced

Returning veterans and newcomers expected to challenge for podium spots USATF’s Mountain Ultra Trail Council has announced the 2016 USA Long Distance Mountain Running Team. The ten-member squad will compete at this year’s World Mountain Running Association (WMRA) Long Distance Mountain Running Championships on June 18, in Podbrdo, Slovenia, as part of the Gorski Marathon. This will […]

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adidas Boost Boston Games

‘Street Meet’ to Debut in Heart of Boston

World Record-holders to Highlight adidas Boost Boston Games June 17-18 The adidas Boost Boston Games, a two-day festival featuring a fan-friendly track event and the city’s first-ever “street meet,” will debut on June 17-18, organizers announced today. Among the top international stars set for Boston are Olympic medalists Jenn Suhr, Meseret Defar, Nick Willis, and […]

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cherry creek sneak

2016 Cherry Creek Sneak Race Results

Thousands of runners and walkers converged on Cherry Creek for the 34th annual Cherry Creek Sneak.  Conditions were close to perfect, with cloudy skies and cool breezes providing runners with reprieve from the intermittent sun.  The event features a 10-mile, 5-mile, 5K and 1.5-mile sprint race. There’s even a ½-mile for Kids’ Fun Run for kids ages […]

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Training Essentials for Ultrarunning

Jason Koop Leads an Ultramarathon Training Revolution

Koop’s New Book, Training Essentials for Ultrarunning, Reveals His Unique Training Approach When elite ultrarunners have a need for speed, they turn to coach Jason Koop. Now the sport’s leading coach makes his highly effective ultramarathon training methods available to ultrarunners of all abilities in his new book, Training Essentials for Ultrarunning. Koop’s book is […]

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2015 State of the Sport – Largest Road Races

In this year’s State of the Sport: Largest Road Races, a number of the largest races in the United States retain their top ten positions, including the largest in the AJC Peachtree Road Race, but there are a number of races climbing the ranks, along with seven races moving into the top 50. A comprehensive analysis of […]

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