Friday, November 04, 2016

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Russian Sports Agent and US Marathon Officials Under Federal Investigation

New York Times - ‎22 hours ago‎

Days before the New York City Marathon, as runners from around the world made their way to the city this week for one of the sport's most prestigious races, federal officials were conducting a surveillance operation on a Russian sports agent who lives ...

How Running a Marathon Affects the Body

ABC News - ‎8 hours ago‎

For the marathon distance, the body uses every single type of muscle fiber to help get through the race. This means using fast-twitch muscle fibers normally only used for sprinting.
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How I Trained To Run The NYC Marathon At Age 60

Huffington Post - ‎4 hours ago‎

2016-11-02-1478116134-8641263-NYCMarathongettyimages458286990.jpg On Sunday I'll run my third New York City Marathon. If my training logs and weekly long runs are any indication, I'm on schedule to run faster than I did five years ago - when I ran ...

Former NYC Marathon champ longs to get his family out of Ethiopia

New York Daily News - ‎6 hours ago‎

Jifar had set a course record in the 2001 Marathon, a race that carried special significance for a still-grieving city, coming less than two months removed from the trauma of 9/11.

2009 NYC Marathon champ Meb Keflezighi ponders life after running

ESPN - ‎Nov 2, 2016‎

By now, Meb Keflezighi is familiar with every patch of asphalt on the New York City Marathon route. He has run the race 10 times, finishing as high as first and as far back as 23rd.

Our Updated Marathon Pacing Calculator Might Save You Some Suffering

Slate Magazine - ‎22 hours ago‎

Two years ago, Slate ran a marathon prediction calculator. In the years since, the researchers have updated their work (and the writer became a FiveThirtyEight staff writer).

Oregon track and field will experience life on the road this season

The Register-Guard - ‎15 hours ago‎

The Ducks will spend the majority of the 2017 season on the road as Hayward Field preps for a major renovation scheduled to begin next summer, though the track will re-open in time for the Pac-12 Track & Field Championships on May 13-14, and the NCAA ...

Gutbrod, Ibrahim and Velez Named Men's Track and Field Captains

Southern Connecticut State University Athletics - ‎1 hour ago‎

NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Southern Connecticut State University men's track and field coach John Wallin has announced that Dieter Gutbrod (Sandy Hook, Conn.

2017 Coyote Track And Field Schedule Released

Yankton Daily Press - ‎12 hours ago‎

VERMILLION —A quartet of home meets, trips to a pair of Big Ten and Big 12 schools and appearances at the prestigious Mt. SAC Relays and Drake Relays highlight the 2017 South Dakota track and field schedule. South Dakota hosts a pair of indoor meets ...

Agoura's Tara Davis commits to Georgia for track and field

LA Daily News - ‎Nov 2, 2016‎

Agoura's Tara Davis commits to Georgia for track and field. Agoura's Tara Davis, the state champion in the 100 hurldes and long jump, verbally committed to Georgia Wednesday.

Standout Orono thrower commits to Stanford track and field

Bangor Daily News - ‎Nov 2, 2016‎

Orono High School track and field standout Jake Koffman will certainly get the best of both worlds in the coming years. The Red Riots senior, who holds the state Class C outdoor record in the discus, has verbally committed to attend Stanford University ...

Fit for Fritz prepares for fourth year Hope Lodge fundraiser in honor of track and field coach Fritz Spence

The Daily Collegian Online - ‎9 hours ago‎

For Fritz Spence, the Penn State Track and Field team has been a strong support system. “Just being in that environment and seeing the athletes practice helped me,” Spence said.

Delaware track and field hall of fame to induct four

The News Journal - ‎Nov 1, 2016‎

Former Cape Henlopen High track and field and cross country coach Dave Frederick and Sussex Central distance runner Sallie Beth Johnson are joined by ex-Salesianum and Villanova distance runner Joe McNichol, whose subsequent coaching pupils ...

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