BOSTON -- Meb Keflezighi was phenomenal Monday as he pulled away from the fastest men’s field in history Monday, holding off Kenya’s Wilson Chebet to become the first American man to win the Boston Marathon in 31 years. Keflezighi is the first U.S. men’s champion since Greg Meyer in 1983.
Running events on Boston Marathon® weekend begin Saturday morning, April 19, with $39,900 (USD) prize purse at stake.
BOSTON – The Boston Athletic Association (B.A.A.) today announced an elite field of Olympic Games and IAAF World Championships medalists and returning champions for the 2014 B.A.A. 5K, to be held on Saturday, April 19, two days prior to the 2014 Boston Marathon®. The 2014 B.A.A. 5K will have a field size of 10,000 entrants and will start and finish at Boston Common.
Universal Sports Network is the Exclusive National TV Home of the Boston Marathon Finish Line Web Cam to Capture All Runners on Race Day - LOS ANGELES (April 16, 2014) – On Monday, April 21, 2014, the world will run as one with the City of Boston for the 118th running of the Boston Marathon. Universal Sports Network will provide exclusive LIVE national coverage of Boston’s legendary event from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. ET.
U.S. 1500-meter star will showcase revolutionary running brand - Richmond, CA (April 10, 2014)HOKA ONE ONE® is proud to announce the signing of 2012 Olympic silver medalist Leo Manzano, who specializes in the 1500-meter and mile distances, to a multi-year agreement.
Jacob Chemtai captures men’s half, one second short of new course record; Glennon and Graef win marathon - ST. LOUIS, Mo. (April 6, 2014) – Kellyn Johnson, 27, from Flagstaff, Ariz. set a new women’s GO!
Richmond, CA (April 2, 2014) – HOKA ONE ONE®, a division of Deckers Outdoor Corporation (NASDAQ : DECK), is pleased to announce that Mark Mastalir has joined its management team as their new Vice President of Marketing.
Richmond, CA (April 1, 2014)– HOKA ONE ONE®, a division of Deckers Outdoor Corporation(NASDAQ : DECK), is proud to announce it has received the prestigious2014 Competitor Magazine Fit, Feel, Ride Award for Best Innovation for its newest shoe, the Conquest.
Program logs two million miles run and surpasses its goal of 15,000 students in a school year - Carmel, CA -- JUST RUN, the youth fitness program administered by the Big Sur International Marathon, surpassed two milestones in a single week. In late March, nearly nine years since its inception, two million miles were logged into the system.
GO! St. Louis Read, Right & Run Marathon® and Middle School Milers highlight organization’s long-standing commitment to youth fitness - ST. LOUIS, Mo, – GO! St. Louis, a local not-for-profit organization that specializes in providing fitness events and programs for the region on a year-round basis, announced that the GO!
Are you a safe night runner? Check out these night (or early morning) running tips and remember: Be seen. Be safe.
- Wear bright colors and reflective gear. When running in low light or in the dark, the flashier the better.
We know. It's impossible to say the word chia without stutter-singing the Chia Pet jingle and envisioning a terra cotta pig, porcupine, or Homer Simpson head sprouting tiny green leaves.
Free Run4Good™ app - available September 5 - to support National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month; brand challenges community to do good by doing what they love: running - LEXINGTON, Mass. - (August 29, 2012) - Today, a third of American children are overweight or obese, posing a serious health threat to the future of our kids.