Running races

Road closures planned for this weekend

After a pandemic hiatus, the Napa Wine Country Half Marathon in Sonoma and Rose 5k are back this weekend, rain or shine. The races, which will bring 3,500 runners to the Plaza, could disrupt traffic Saturday between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. and Sunday between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m., …

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Why amateur runners need another race to shoot for

“],” renderIntial “: true,” wordCount “: 350}”> Last Friday, at its annual meeting, USA Track and Field announced the qualifying standards for the 2024 US Olympic trials in the marathon. As many had anticipated, the bar has been raised: men who wish to participate in the 2024 Trials will have …

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Tuesday is Election Day in the race for the open seat of the Jacksonville City Council

JACKSONVILLE, Florida – Results of a city-wide special election in Jacksonville are expected by Tuesday night. Voters will vote to fill the Jacksonville City Council seat vacated by the late Tommy Hazouri. The former chairman of the council and mayor died in September. “The winner of this election will not …

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The Martin Richard Foundation hosts 4th annual MR8K race in Boston on Saturday – CBS Boston

BOSTON (CBS) – The memory of Martin Richard, the youngest victim of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, was very strong on Saturday in the city’s Boston Landing neighborhood. This is where hundreds of runners covered eight kilometers, raised money and tried to stay warm. This was the fourth annual MR8K, …

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Democrats Take New Look at Massachusetts Governor’s Race After Baker Withdrawal

The unexpected move sparked a frenzied day for Democrats in Massachusetts, with much of the talk and speculation focusing on State Attorney General Maura Healey and Labor Secretary Marty Walsh. The prospect of the two candidates opens up the possibility of a high-profile Democratic primary showdown in a deep blue …

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Stacey Abrams says she’s running for Georgia governor

Over the past decade, Ms. Abrams has grown rapidly from a suffrage activist and Democratic state lawmaker in Georgia’s Republican stronghold to a nationally recognized political name. In late 2013, she founded the New Georgia Project, a nonprofit voting group, which claimed to have registered more than 200,000 voters ahead …

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Far-right expert to launch campaign for French presidency | World news

PARIS (AP) – A former far-right television expert sentenced to multiple convictions for hate speech was about to officially launch into the race for the French presidency on Tuesday, having already shaken him with his anti-invective immigration and anti-Islam. Eric Zemmour’s supporters said the essayist, who has climbed the polls …

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Cross country wins again | Fast run

The weekend may have been marked by freezing temperatures and high winds, but it didn’t stop a slew of scorching performances both in cross-country and on the roads. Secure places for Dublin Two weeks before the European XC Championships, the British Athletics Cross Challenge The series moved to Sefton Park …

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Safety concerns on Wallabadah Cup track end 169-year tradition of New Year’s picnic races

It has been 20 years since jockey Cody Morgan won the Wallabadah Cup, but a false tooth is a constant reminder of the experience. Key points: Racing NSW says Wallabadah Cup track does not meet safety standards The first race took place in 1852 Its organizing committee says the race …

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UWRF class raised $ 40,000, 10 years of organizing charity events | New

Not all of the knowledge acquired in college comes from a classroom. Since 2011, students of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls Nonprofit Sales Promotion and Event Planning and Marketing Communications courses have hosted an event on behalf of a charity. Since then, students have raised over $ 40,000 in cash …

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Washington State Takeout: Cougars Need Chaos, But Still Alive In The Pac-12 North Race

PULLMAN – Thanks to Saturday’s results, Washington State is still in contention for a Pac-12 North title. It’s another weird turning point in an already crazy season for the Cougars – they only need two results to keep going next weekend, and they’ll play for a conference championship in Las …

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“It’s just an awesome mental state” – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s Philadelphia Marathon Weekend! Thousands of athletes around the world are preparing for the 27th Annual Philadelphia Marathon. Some 21,000 runners are registered to participate in the races this weekend. They started showing up at Ben Franklin Parkway on Saturday morning. READ MORE: Multiple vehicle crash on …

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Houston 5K run to honor woman’s beloved father and raise money for COVID-19 research

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) – As Krista Patlovich continues to mourn her beloved father who died last December from COVID-19, Patlovich and members of the community will take many steps to honor her legacy. “We were brought to our knees with the passing of my father,” Patlovich told ABC13. As she …

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Opposition policy chief Kenta Izumi to participate in CDP leadership race

Kenta Izumi, the political leader of the main opposition Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, officially announced her candidacy for the party’s leadership election at the end of the month on Wednesday. Before the start of the campaign on Friday, Seiji Osaka, 62, a former special adviser to the prime minister, …

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Rugged Ronnie O’Sullivan trades snooker vest for racing vest as he competes in cross country race

SIX-TIME snooker world champion Ronnie O’Sullivan was pictured competing in a cross-country race on Sunday for his local running club. The 45-year-old was pictured running for Woodford Green AC in the Metropolitan Cross Country League during a race in Welwyn Garden City. 3 O’Sullivan has been an avid runner for …

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Josh Green raises funds on mainland for Hawaii governor’s race

The Ige administration on Wednesday issued a proclamation declaring emergency disaster relief for drought-stricken Maui County. Precipitation, stream flow and groundwater “continue to be significantly below normal,” a press release said. The order came from Attorney General Clare Connors, who is acting governor this week while Governor David Ige is …

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Albert Korir men, Peres Jepchirchir women

Associated press | NorthJersey.com NEW YORK (AP) – New York was looking for a comeback story for its 50th marathon, and Albert Korir delivered. And for a city whose sports fans don’t accept second best, Peres Jepchirchir scored a memorable first. Korir and Jepchirchir made a Kenyan sweep at the …

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AJ Allmendinger sets cup-series schedule for 2022

Getty AJ Allmendinger has set his Cup Series schedule for 2022. Kaulig Racing’s AJ Allmendinger will be a very busy driver in 2022. He will start all 33 races on the NASCAR Xfinity Series calendar, as well as “a good chunk” of the Cup Series races while teammate Justin Haley …

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Jacob Dowdy runs for second | Sports

ONA – For such a fleeting window of time on Saturday, Jacob Dowdy could imagine himself atop the Class AA podium. But, the noble finish ultimately did not come about, as Shady Spring High’s second student was thwarted in his attempt to win an individual cross country championship at Cabell …

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Women’s XC second, Men’s XC third at AAC Championships

History links // CINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati cross-country teams competed in the American Track and Field Conference Championship competition on Friday, October 29. Both teams performed well in the competition, with the women’s team placing second and the men’s team third. Second place for women is the highest …

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Who is running for mayor in suburban Cleveland?

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Heading into Tuesday’s election, new leadership is a certainty in just four of the 22 county mayoral races, including in Cleveland Heights, where residents elect their first mayor in 100 years of history of the city. The precedent setting for the new form of government in Cleveland …

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How to find the best running shoes for you

It’s marathon season, which means the search for the best running shoes for women is on. After all, it’s not just our stamina that carries us through every pounding of the curb to the finish line, but the shoes on our feet. And while finding the perfect fit is never …

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Carol Wright breaks barriers at 79

Boston Marathon 2021 moved to October due to COVID-19 pandemic The Boston Marathon is traditionally held in April of each year, but has been moved to October. In 1967, the runners almost pulled Kathrine Switzer off the course. Waldy Diez, local villain As Carol Wright, 79, made her way through …

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What it takes to run three marathons in three days

“],” renderIntial “: true,” wordCount “: 350}”> All of us, occasional runners, spectators and pros alike missed the races in person. Jordan Tropf, a 29-year-old orthopedic surgery resident and friend of Under Armor, was one of those runners looking to come back. He was so excited, in fact, that he …

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Australian Olympic hero Rohan Browning races Lost And Running and jockey Hugh Bowman past Everest in Randwick

Australian Olympic sprinter Rohan Browning faced a racehorse ahead of Everest, which takes place in Randwick this weekend. Rohan Browning conquered Australia with his brilliant Olympic campaign this year and he can now add another line to his already impressive resume. As Everest, Australia’s richest horse race approached, Browning faced …

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Who is running as Township Supervisor in Berks County

The general election in Berks County is held on November 2. This year, many local races are in contention. Below is a list of everyone applying for a Township Supervisor position in Berks County. Supervisor of the municipality All terms are for six years, unless otherwise specified. Voters will be …

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Monroe School District Races Could Reshape Board of Directors

By TRISTAN HALSEN, contributing writerPosted on October 6, 2021 Monroe School District Races Could Reshape Board of Directors MONROE – The Monroe School Board election begins soon, and every candidate brings something to the table.For District 1, candidate Jeremiah Campbell is running for re-election with Brian Saulsman against him. In …

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Official opening of the marathon season – Irish Rally

Belfast, Galway and London put on some of the best marathons this weekend, while the Irish athlete has performed elsewhere as well. Lindie Naughton reports. Mick Clohisey of Raheny Shamrock AC and Fionnuala Ross of Armagh AC were the winners of the national marathon run in conjunction with Belfast City …

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The not-so-terrifying death stats for 5K races

“],” renderIntial “: true,” wordCount “: 350}”> I’m not a big fan of studies of runners who drop dead, not because the topic scares me or doesn’t interest me, but because it’s so difficult to calibrate the message properly. When you write a post about the man who bites the …

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UA finally back home for a cross country competition

FAYETTEVILLE – The University of Arkansas will host their first cross-country team meeting in two years when the Chile Pepper Racing Festival returns this weekend. Last year’s Chili Pepper was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 33rd Chili Pepper kicks off today with four varsity races on Arkansas’ Agri …

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Swimming, cycling, running, to the finish line | Sports

Members of the Fort Hood community gathered at the Belton Lake Outdoor Recreation Area to compete in the annual sprint triathlon on Saturday. Captain Austin Brown, Charlie Company, 1st Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade, was the top man overall with a time of 31:31. “I love the …

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Newgarden maintains title hopes with Long Beach Pole

Statistics: Qualifying results One down, two to do: the miracle is still alive for Josef Newgarden. Newgarden, who needs a perfect weekend in the Long Beach Acura Grand Prix to stand a chance of winning his third NTT INDYCAR SERIES Championship, kept his slim chances afloat in the shadow of …

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Watts to Watopia: Dura-Ace 9200 in play

Route hunters requested and route hunters received. The September 17.1.0 update includes a travel distance in addition to the route progress bar. Although the progress bar was the most popular in the last update, there was still some guessing work left, as you had to know the distance of the …

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The International Trail Running Association announces a new direction

The International Trail Running Association (ITRA) has announced that Janet Ng has been elected president of the organization, replacing Bob Crowley… “Running the world’s largest trail running association”. Janet Ng was elected ITRA president on September 11 by the organization’s steering committee following Crowley’s resignation. Since 2015, she has been …

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A Brief History of the Cannonball Race Record

Since we discovered speed, the urge to dominate every lane, road, highway and circuit has only grown. This can be attributed to our innate competitive nature. Motor racing is one of the most popular motorsport activities in the world. While races may vary from country to country, there is one …

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Valle Catholic scores early, overtakes St. Dominic | Soccer

Valle Catholic junior Bryce Giesler (10) follows tackle Charlie Friedman (74) in a football game against St. Dominic on Friday in O’Fallon, Mo. Valle’s Catholic elder Aiden Heberlie walks away from St. Dominic elder Noah Sachs for a punt return touchdown Friday night in O’Fallon, Missouri. WARREN MAYES STLhighschoolsports.com O’FALLON, …

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Boston Mayoral Race Updates

Politics Boston voters will select two mayoral candidates on Tuesday to go through the November general election. Acting Mayor Kim Janey, city councilors Michelle Wu, Andrea Campbell and Annissa Essaibi George, and former Boston economic development chief John Barros are all running for mayor of Boston. Boston Globe File Photos …

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Whitmore seeks the winner’s circle

SARATOGA SPRINGS – For the past seven weeks, Whitmore, perhaps the most admired horse on Saratoga grounds, has been tucked in a corner stall at the Stakes Barn. People find their way to him, take a peek to catch a glimpse of the champion horse, maybe give him a peppermint. …

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Top Trail Running Shoes Market Drivers and Ongoing Trends 2019 – 2025 | VF Company; New Balance Athletics, Inc., Adidas AG, Nike Inc. | Grand View Research, Inc.

“” Grand View Research, Inc. – Market Research and Consulting. “ The growing popularity of trail running along with the growing popularity of outdoor sports and recreation is expected to drive product demand, according to a new report released by Grand View Research. The Global trail running shoes market the …

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Namibian runners banned from 400-meter race at Olympics

The two Namibian runners, who set the fastest time in the 400 meters this year, will not be able to compete at the Tokyo Olympics. Runner suspension Shakeri richardsonShelby Furihan, tested positive for marijuana in US Olympic trials His positive steroid test was attributed to pork burritos, made headlines and …

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Spa traffic no problem as Malathaat is running strongly

SARATOGA SPRINGS – Wait, the race isn’t until next week. Malathaat and jockey John Velazquez were working with their teammate Zaajel on Saturday morning in preparation for the Coaching Club American Oaks. The main track at Saratoga Racecourse is still a hive of activity for the first round of gallops …

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