On Sat., June 1, the 2013 Jim Bush USATF West Region Outdoor Track & Field Championships will be held at historic Drake Stadium on the UCLA campus. Thanks to CTRN contributor and SCA USATF member Wayne Joness for this Q&A with Coach Bush so that you can learn more about this legendary coach.
Diane Nukuri-Johnson, Michelle Frey and Chelsea Reilly headline women's elite field - SAN FRANCISCO – (May 13, 2013) – The 102nd Bay to Breakers presented by craigslist will take place on Sunday, May 19, with an elite field heavy on U.S. road racing talent. One of them could become the first U.S. Bay to Breakers 12K winner in 20 years.
Big Sur Marathon’s youth fitness program surpasses 10,000 children in 2012-13 school year - With steady growth over the past nine years, the JUST RUN youth fitness program has just surpassed the 10,000 mark of children registered in the program in a single school year.
It was a back-to-back double at the 28th Big Sur International Marathon. 2012 winners Adam Roach (Pacific Grove, CA) and Nuta Olaru (Longmont, CO) repeated their wins at this year's race, held Sunday, April 28, along the scenic California coastline.
Race Welcomes Boston2Big Sur Challengers; Offers Opportunities to Honor Those Affected by Boston Events The Big Sur International Marathon kicks off this weekend with two day Health & Fitness Expo, a 3500-participant JUST RUN 3K kids fun run, and the iconic marathon along California's scenic Highway One.
London Olympic silver medallist Erik Kynard has yet to have a High Jump workout outdoors this season because of wintery conditions in Manhattan, Kansas where he attends Kansas State.
(IAAF) Ethiopia’s pocket-sized power house Tsegay Kebede unleashed a late surge to regain the men’s title at today’s 2013 Virgin London Marathon IAAF Gold Label Road Race as Priscah Jeptoo led a Kenyan one-two to add the women’s crown to the Olympic silver medal she won on the same London streets last August.
Participants in 3.1-Mile Run Will Include More than 300 Girls from the Empowering After-School Program and Teen Star Peyton ListLos Angeles, California - April 17, 2013 - Registration is open for the “Girls on the Run 5K presented by California Triathlon,” a 3.1-mile run for anyone wanting to celebrate active lifestyles, healthy habits and positive self-este
San Francisco, CA – April 7, 2013 – A cool fog settled over Aquatic Park as the inaugural Transamerica Rock ‘n’ Roll San Francisco Half Marathon took off, meandering along a stunningly scenic course including an invigorating run across the Golden Gate Bridge and a waterfront finish.
( from competitor.com)The two-time Olympian is ready for her second Carlsbad 5000 on Sunday. - Throughout her successful track and field career, Shannon Rowbury has mainly competed at the 1,500 and 3,000-meter distances. Now, she’s planning to move up to the 5,000. On Sunday, she’ll take a big step in that direction at the Carlsbad 5000.
NAPA, Calif. — April 3, 2013 — Last week, the Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) named the Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon among its 2012 National Running Award recipients, designating the 35-year-old race through California’s scenic Napa Valley as its 2012 Road Race of the Year. The RRCA is the oldest and largest organization in the U.S.
( Competitor Group ) 2012 U.S. Olympic silver medalist Leo Manzano highlights men’s field at world’s fastest 5K - CARLSBAD, Calif. – A historic race legendary for fast runners and world-class performances, two-time champion Dejen Gebremeskel can make history at the Carlsbad 5000 on Sunday, April 7, 2013.
Sonoma County native and multi-Olympic Marathon Trials qualifier joins growing national race management firm based in her backyard - SONOMA, Calif.– Destination Races has announced the hiring of Julia Stamps Mallon. Julia brings a lifetime of experience as a competitive runner and businesswoman.
As the Big Sur Marathon organization makes final preparations for its signature April International Marathon, the Carmel, CA based non-profit is busy launching activities for two upcoming races.
BYDGOSZCZ, Poland - Former Stanford stars Chris Derrick and Elliott Heath helped the United States to its best finish since 1984 and freshman Thomas Graham exceled in the junior race to represent the Cardinal well at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships on Sunday.
(USATF) - BYDGOSZCZ, Poland--In one of the most surprising performances in recent memory, Team USA, led by the sixth place finish of Ben True (Hanover, N.H.) earned a hard fought team silver medal in the senior men's 12-kilometer race at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships at Myslecinek Park.
B.A.A. at 125 Years: The Colorful History of the Boston Athletic Association, the book by John Hanc, note by Larry Eder
The B.A.A. at 125
The Official History of the Boston Athletic Association, 1887-2012
By John Hanc
Foreword by Matt Damon