Minneapolis/St. Paul - Nov. 23, 2015 - Seven Team USA Minnesota athletes will run in Thanksgiving Day events on Nov. 26, including the Life Time Turkey Day 5k in Minneapolis, the Manchester Road Race in Connecticut, and the Silicon Valley Turkey Trot 5k in San Jose, California.
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Nov. 12, 2015 - Team USA Minnesota's Meghan Peyton will be among the elite competitors who have qualified to run in the .US National 12k Championships in Alexandria, Virginia, on Nov. 15. During the 2015 year, Peyton finished eighth at the USA Marathon Championships and seventh at the USA 1 Mile Championships to achieve her qualifier.
Houston Marathon Foundation Continues Commitment to Elite Distance Running Including Team USA Minnesota
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Nov. 3, 2015 - The Houston Marathon Foundation (HMF) announced this week that it will provide $45,000 in financial support for several U.S. elite long-distance runners and development programs, including to Team USA Minnesota, Zap Fitness, Team Green (Woodlands, Texas) and to five 2016 Olympic Trials Marathon qualifiers from the Great Houston Region.
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Oct. 27, 2015 - Team USA Minnesota's Katy Moen has been awarded a Road Runners Club of America (RRCA) Roads Scholar grant for 2015. She is one of six U.S. distance runners to receive the grant this year.
Biya Simbassa, Josh Dedering, Emily Gordon to Run Pittsburgh 10 Miler on Oct. 25; Parker Stinson to Compete at Philadelphia Half Marathon Oct. 31
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Oct. 15, 2015 - Three Team USA Minnesota distance runners - Biya Simbassa, Josh Dedering and Emily Gordon - will be among the competitors at the third edition of the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler on Oct. 25. The race, which starts at 8:00 a.m., features a scenic course through the Steel City.
Four Team USA Minnesota Women to Compete at USA Women's 10k Championship at Tufts Oct. 12; Results from USA 10 Mile Championships at Twin Cities; Biya Simbassa Wins TC 10k in St. Paul
Minneapolis/St. Paul - Oct. 6, 2015 - Four Team USA Minnesota women - Meghan Peyton, Megan Goethals, Katy Moen and Gina Valgoi - will compete at the USATF Women's 10k Championship on Oct. 12 in Boston. The championship is hosted by the 39th annual Tufts Health Plan 10k for Women.