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Top US Runners Support Kids Marathoners

By Sean McKeon | January 16, 2010

Running legends Steve Scott and Ryan Hall, among others, took part in the Kid’s Rock clinic at a Phoenix elementary school. The program promotes kids running and fitness. Kids participating in the program will run a total of 26.2 miles throughout the school year.

Deena Kastor’s 2010 Race Plans

By Sean McKeon | January 15, 2010

American record holder Deena Kastor will toe the line at the 2010 P.F. Chang’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Half Marathon. We caught up with Deena and talked to her about her plans for the race and what she has on the docket for 2010.

Ryan Hall Talks Charity Running

By Sean McKeon | January 15, 2010

We caught up with Ryan Hall before the P.F. Chang’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Half Marathon. He talked about his goals for the race and about his charity The Hall Steps Foundation.

Houston Bids For 2012 Olympic Marathon Trials

By Sean McKeon | January 12, 2010

Faces still competition from Boston and New York. The Chevron Houston Marathon wants to host both men’s and women’s Olympic marathon trials, to take place in January 2012. The popular January race is going up against the Boston and New York City Marathons, both of which are bidding to host one race each. Boston, which […]

Meet Terrence Mahon, Coach Of Ryan Hall And Deena Kastor

By Matt Fitzgerald | January 12, 2010

Mammoth Track Club coach has two star athletes racing in P.F. Chang’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Half Marathon. Ryan Hall and Deena Kastor are not just the favorites to win Sunday’s P.F. Chang’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona Half Marathon. They are also teammates on the Mammoth Track Club based in the remote mountain town of […]

2009 Foot Locker National Championship Highlight Video

By Sean McKeon | December 15, 2009

We were on the scene in San Diego for the 31st Foot Locker Cross Country National Championships, to see who would be crowned the king and queen of high school cross country for 2009. Check out the highlights of a soggy day in which Megan Goethals and Lukas Verzbicas earned their first national titles.

Foot Locker High School Cross Country Championships Preview

By Sean McKeon | December 11, 2009

Each region has a contender to look out for. The 2009 Foot Locker Cross Country Championships will take place Saturday at a wet Balboa Park in San Diego, Calif. As has become customary over the past few years, the usually dry San Diego weather will take a vacation for the weekend of the championships, leaving […]

Flanagan To Make Half Marathon Debut In Houston

By Sean McKeon | December 9, 2009

HOUSTON (Dec. 9, 2009) – American Shalane Flanagan (Pittsboro, N.C.), who won a bronze medal in the 10,000 meters at the 2008 Olympics, will make her half-marathon debut in January at the 2010 USA Half Marathon Championships hosted by the Aramco Houston Half Marathon. The 28-year-old Flanagan has been one of the best middle-distance runners […]

Footlocker South Regional Recap

By Race Coverage | November 30, 2009

Sveinsson and Lutz capture regional titles in Charlotte, N.C. Source: Kenny Fried/Footlocker Cross Country Championships Chelsey Sveinsson of Dallas, Texas, and Craig Lutz of Highland Village, Texas, won the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships (FLCCC) South Regional today.  In the girls’ race, Sveinsson, a junior from Greenhill High School, Kathryn Fluehr from Naples, Fla., and […]

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