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GU Energy Labs Runner Max King Wins 100K World Championship

GU Energy

In a world-record time of 6:27:43, Max King, a key sponsored athlete of GU Energy Labs, won the 2014 100 Kilometer World Championship. Racing against a deep international field, the 34-year-old from Bend,... MORE

Challenge Family arrives in Latin America this weekend

Challenge Family arrives in Latin America this weekend

Challenge Family

On 30 November the global race series Challenge Family will arrive in Latin America with the inaugural Challenge Florianopolis to be held in Jurerê Internacional, with over 1,500 athletes from all over... MORE

Sara Hall to Run MetroPCS Dallas Half Marathon on December 14

Sara Hall to Run MetroPCS Dallas Half Marathon on December 14

Dallas Marathon

DALLAS (Nov. 25, 2014) – Organizers for the MetroPCS Dallas Marathon today announced that Sara Hall, the 2012 U.S. Cross Country Champion and three-time Olympic Trials finalist, is competing in the MetroPCS... MORE

Running Industry, Meb and Lots of Blinking Lights Come to The Running Event

Running Industry, Meb and Lots of Blinking Lights Come to The Running Event

The Running Event

Approximately 800 running specialty retailers from North America and other parts of the world will travel to The Running Event (TRE) in Austin on Dec. 2 to 5 to see the latest footwear, apparel and accessories... MORE

2014 Akron Marathon Becomes First Ohio Event to Earn Gold Certification from the Council for Responsible Sport

2014 Akron Marathon Becomes First Ohio Event to Earn Gold Certification from the Council for Responsible Sport

Council for Responsible Sport

Eugene, OR—November 25, 2014—The Akron Marathon has achieved Gold Level Certification from the Council for Responsible Sport, making it the first ever Ohio-based event to do so. The marathon has objectives... MORE

The 4th Annual 6-12-24 Hour World Tt Championships In The Books

The 4th Annual 6-12-24 Hour World Tt Championships In The Books

Soul Events

BORREGO SPRINGS, CA (November 25, 2014) — The 6-12-24 Hour World Time Trial Championships, took place November 14-15, 2014. The course started and finished at Christmas Circle in Borrego Springs,... MORE

currexSole To Host Beer Garden At The Running Event With World Renowned Biomechanical Researcher Dr. Björn Braunstein

currexSole To Host Beer Garden At The Running Event With World Renowned Biomechanical Researcher Dr. Björn Braunstein

currexsole

Boston, MA (November 25, 2014)—currexSole, creators of the award-winning running specific RUNPRO insole, will attend The Running Event in Austin, TX with special guest Dr. Björn Braunstein. Dr. Braunstein... MORE

Stars line up for Challenge Laguna Phuket

Stars line up for Challenge Laguna Phuket

Challenge Family

This year’s Challenge Laguna Phuket in Thailand will see world champions compete for a slice of the race’s 25,000 Euro prize purse. Following the success of its inaugural event in 2013, the iconic... MORE

Pro athletes get voice with Challenge Family

Pro athletes get voice with Challenge Family

Challenge Family

Challenge Family today confirmed all professional triathletes competing in Challenge Bahrain next month are invited to take part in a closed Pro Athlete Forum, providing them with an opportunity to discuss... MORE

GFNY Cozumel – the First Gran Fondo in Paradise

GFNY Cozumel – the First Gran Fondo in Paradise

Gran Fondo New York Inc.

Stage two of the 2014/15 GFNY World series was held on the tropical island of Cozumel, Mexico at the inaugural GFNY Cozumel. A sold-out field of 1,000 riders competed over two distances in perfect weather... MORE

Applications For 2015 Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run and 5K Run-Walk Lottery To Be Accepted Between Monday, December 1 and 11:59 P.M. Friday, December 12

Applications For 2015 Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run and 5K Run-Walk Lottery To Be Accepted Between Monday, December 1 and 11:59 P.M. Friday, December 12

Credit Union Cherry Blossom 10 Mile Run

November 24, 2014, Washington, DC: With the opening of the entry lottery period just days away, organizers of the 43rd running of the Credit Union Cherry Blossom Ten Mile Run and 5K Run-Walk, known as... MORE

Industry News

Top cycling teams unite under 1 umbrella

usatoday.com - Eleven of the world's leading cycling teams have united to form Velon, a business venture that they hope will rejuvenate the sport in the wake of doping scandals, haphazard management and... MORE

Dahon moves to larger factory, looks to double production

bicycleretailer.com - With a goal of doubling annual production to 1 million bikes, folding-bike maker Dahon has relocated to a larger factory in the Songgand district of Shenzhen, China. MORE

Scott Sports USA will be the official goggle, pole, helmet and bike sponsor of Utah’s Deer Valley Resort

bicycleretailer.com - Scotts Sports USA is becoming a year-round sponsor of the nearby Deer Valley Resort, home to many bike-related events. In a multi-year agreement, Deer Valley is now considered "the... MORE

Trek doubles Wisconsin distribution space

bikebiz.com - Trek – which has been manufacturing bicycles in Waterloo, Wisconsin since 1976 – is to move its distribution centre in the same state to a site double the size. MORE

Under Armour Senior Advisor Steps Down

sportsonesource.com - Under Armour said Byron K. Adams Jr. has left his post as Under Armour Inc.'s senior advisor to Chairman and CEO Kevin Plank, effective Friday, according to a filing with the Securities... MORE

Turkey Trots by the Numbers

running.competitor.com - Turkey Trots, which have ties to food banks, homeless shelters and other related charity programs, are often used by families to get their children involved in charitable activities.... MORE

Zain Bahrain sponsors Challenge Bahrain

triathlonbusiness.com - Zain Bahrain, a leading mobile and data services operator, is sponsoring Challenge Bahrain, the new Challenge Family international triathlon held in the Kingdom of Bahrain on 6... MORE

Gonzalo García de Salazar is new manager at Orbea USA

triathlonbusiness.com - Orbea USA is now a US subsidiary of Spanish company Orbea; and, with a new organizational structure, is embarking on a new project. García de Salazar will now be in charge of one... MORE

Amy Begley Named Coach of Atlanta Track Club

runningnetwork.com - Atlanta Track Club announced that it has hired Amy Begley, a 2008 US Olympian, as the first full-time head coach in the Club’s 50-year history. MORE

Moab bans electric MTBs

bikebiz.com - The Moab Bureau of Land Management has prohibited electric mountain bikes from its MTB trails. Moab is one of America's most iconic MTB riding areas, world-famous for the dotted "Slickrock"... MORE

Astana announces new sponsor for women’s team

velonews.competitor.com - Olympic time trial champion and former world time trial champion Zulfia Zabirova will join forces with Maurizio Fabretto to launch Astana’s new women’s cycling team in 2015. MORE

Cost threatens to pull Ironman out of Coeur d’Alene

krem.com - The Coeur d'Alene Chambers of Commerce is considering ending its sponsorship with the Ironman race after either the 2016 or 2017 race. The Chamber officials said it is becoming too expensive... MORE