24th March 2014, Herzogenaurach - adidas miCoach SMART RUN has won the product design category at the Red Dot Award 2014 with the highest distinction.
Kastor wins women’s race in 1:11:57, sets new course record and earns two Masters records, Kenyan Julius Kiptoo wins men’s half marathon; New prize structure focuses on Dallas Metro - DALLAS, Texas – March 23, 2014 – Thousands gathered today for the 5th annual Rock ‘n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon. The chilly 13.1-mile race started downtown near City Hall and finished at Fair Park. Olympic Marathon bronze medalist Deena Kastor, not only broke a new course record (1:11:57), but also set two U.S. Masters records for the 10 mile (55:13) and 20K (1:08:18). Julius Kiptoo took first place in the men’s half-marathon, crossing the finish line in 1:06:02—just two seconds faster than second place finisher Colby Lowe, from Southlake, TX.
They’ve fought torrential rain and strong winds before, but L.A. Marathon runners have rarely seen the heat they did Sunday – or the large number of first-aid calls the warm weather produced.
Fifth Annual Event to Take Place March 23rd - Oakland, CA(March 6, 2014) – Corrigan Sports Enterprises announced today that Hawaiian Airlines will serve as the title sponsor of the Four-Person Team Relay at the Oakland Running Festival for the third consecutive year. The fifth annual Oakland Running Festival will take place on March 23rd and features four other races: full marathon, half-marathon, 5K and kids' fun run.
Stadium to the Sea course will be lined with more than 600 cheerleaders, 25 live bands, and four entertainment centers—plus all the water and nutritional fuel it takes to get 25,000 runners across the finish line - LOS ANGELES, CA, March 6, 2014– The more than 25,000 runners taking part in this Sunday’s sold-out ASICS LA Marathon will not have to rely solely on the support of their friends and family to get them across the finish line after 26.2 miles.
Network Also Announces April “Marathon-A-Thon” Programming Highlighted by the Legendary Boston Marathon on April 21 - Los Angeles (March 4, 2014) - Universal Sports Network, the year-round destination for Olympic, endurance and action sports, will air the 2014 ASICS LA Marathon this Sunday, March 9, at 3 PM ET. The network’s exclusive national TV coverage will showcase the 26.2-mile race featuring 25,000 runners traversing from stadium to sea, as they run from Dodger Stadium to the Pacific Ocean. The course has been certified by USA Track & Field and serves as a qualifier for the Boston Marathon.
February 27, 2014 (Oakland, CA)-- Corrigan Sports Enterprises (CSE) and Thunderbay announced the apparel provider will serve as the presenting sponsor of the inaugural Northern California 10 Miler series. The remaining legs of the three-event series include Novato on May 25th and Sunnyvale on August 17th.
True Sports Performance Brand Supports Premier Running Club And Its Community of Elite Runners - IRVINE, CA, February28, 2014 – This year, ASICS America builds onto its core running values and rich history by joining forces with the Mammoth Track Club, one of the country’s most respected running clubs. The club has hosted some of America’s top distance runners, boasting 12 Olympians, 12 World Cross Country medals, 23 national records, 64 national championships, and two Olympic medals. The partnership between Mammoth and ASICS marks a historic time in the history of running, joining together two of the largest and most successful brands in the running community.
First major sponsor of BBTM campaign to elevate, celebrate iconic distance - SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – (February 27, 2014) – Bring Back the Mile, the national campaign to elevate and celebrate the iconic distance, has announced HOKA ONE ONE as a BBTM sponsor. HOKA ONE ONE, with its revolutionary shoe design, is expanding beyond the ultra and trail running market.
This coming Sunday March 2, 2014
Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon (36th Annual)
A sold out field of 2,700 marathoners will run 26.2 miles on the beautiful Silverado Trail from Calistoga to Napa, California