As the sun was rising over the Gateway Arch, more than 10,000 runners rocked the downtown streets of St. Louis. (Credit Rod Mar)
Seven runners qualified for the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials in San Jose on Sunday.
It was a Kenyan sweep on Sunday morning at the EDP Rock ‘n’ Roll Lisbon Marathon & Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon Vodafone RTP in
Seattle native Sir-Mix-A-Lot performed a “marathon” rendition of his hit song Baby Got Back with dozens of race participants on stage.
Tibo Vegh, Michelle Renee Langan won the half marathon races at the inaugural Raleigh event.
Kastor, 41, ran her fastest half marathon since 2011.
Olympian Deena Kastor set two U.S. Masters records at Sunday’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon.
American Lauren Kleppin, who trains with the Mammoth Track Club, was third in a personal-best 2:28:48.
Canadian Rob Watson and Brit Jess Peterson won the half marathon titles.
Exciting finishes highlight an epic night of running on The Strip.