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Favorite Cheptegei Claims 10,000M WJC Gold for Uganda

July 23, 2014 by Chris Lotsbom

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Eugene, OR, July 22, 2014 -- Uganda's Joshua Kiprui Cheptegei fulfilled his role as favorite in the men's 10,000m here at the IAAF World Junior Championships, earning the first gold medal of the meet at historic Hayward Field. Entering the contest as the only man to have run under 28:00, Cheptegei ran confidently over the race's second half, pushing the pace and ultimately prevailing in Read More

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Mile Crown Caps Frazier's Triple at New Balance Nationals

June 16, 2014 by Chris Lotsbom

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Greensboro, NC, June 15, 2014 -- It took three races in three days and 6.1 miles of hard running, but Ryen Frazier of Raleigh, NC, can now call herself a national champion. The high school junior took the lead of the girls mile here at New Balance Nationals Outdoor 2014 with roughly 40 meters left, breaking the tape in 4:46.39 and adding another gold medal Read More

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National Record and Historic 2-Mile Highlight New Balance Nationals Day Two

June 15, 2014 by Chris Lotsbom

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Greensboro, NC, June 14, 2014 -- Colorado's Bailey Roth brought the crowd to its feet here at New Balance Nationals Outdoor 2014, establishing a new national high school record for the 2000m steeplechase. Roth's 5:41.67 showing was just one highlight stemming from the distance events on the second day of competition at America's high school track and field championships.

Stepping onto the blue track at Aggie Read More

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Jonah Gorevic, 10, Sets Mile World Record at adidas Grand Prix

June 15, 2014 by Joe Battaglia

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New York, NY, June 14, 2014 --  After running his first race at Icahn Stadium two months ago, Jonah Gorevic set his sights on doing something no boy his age had ever done before.

Today, the 10-year-old from Rye, NY, achieved his goal, running remarkably even splits to take down the mile world record in his age group, winning the youth boys race in an astounding Read More

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Rohrer, Ostberg Dominate New Balance Nationals 5000m

June 15, 2014 by Chris Lotsbom

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Greensboro, NC, June 13, 2014 -- Runaway 5000m victories by Indiana's Anna Rohrer and Connecticut's Alex Ostberg kicked off the distance competition here at New Balance Nationals Outdoor 2014, as the high school juniors cruised to wins in 16:16.97 and 14:16.61, respectively. Breaking from the field during the second mile of their races, Rohrer and Ostberg each claimed their first national high school championship title Read More

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Fun Evening, Fast Times at Jim Ryun Festival of Miles

June 06, 2014 by David Monti

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June 6, 2014 -- The Jim Ryun Festival of Miles at San Diego's Balboa Stadium last night did the event's namesake proud highlighted by fast performances by Eric Avila and Sarah Brown.

Avila, who will graduate later this week from Southern Oregon University in Ashland, won the elite men's mile in a 3:56.89, a whopping 10-second improvement over his previous best.  He beat former University of Read More

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