Team USA Minnesota News

Danny Docherty to Run Bix 7 Miler in Iowa on July 28; TCM Provides Entries to TC 10 Mile and Marathon for Team USA Minnesota Fundraiser

Minneapolis/St. Paul - July 25, 2018 - Team USA Minnesota's Danny Docherty will travel to Iowa this weekend to compete in the Quad-City Times Bix 7 Miler in Davenport on July 28.  This will be his second appearance at the race which starts at 8:00 a.m.

 

Most recently, Docherty won the USATF Minnesota 5k Championships at the Life Time Torchlight 5k in a time of 14:08 on July 18 in Minneapolis, and in June posted a personal best time of 1:04:09 to finish ninth at the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon in Duluth on June 16.

TC 10 Mile/Marathon Fundraiser Entries

Twin Cities In Motion has designated Team USA Minnesota as one of five Community Partners and has provided Team USA Minnesota with a limited number of entries to the Medtronic TC 10 Mile and the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon to use as a fundraiser.

The TC 10 Mile drawing has been completed and the race is closed so to gain a spot, those interested can obtain an entry through a fundraising effort.  There are still entries for the Twin Cities Marathon since the race hasn't filled, but runners can  chose to enter through one of the Community Partners such as Team USA Minnesota.

Please contact Pat Goodwin at pfgoodwin@teamusaminnesota.org or call 952-454-8876 if you are interested in a spot.  Through Team USA Minnesota, the contribution for the TC 10 Mile is $150 and for the Twin Cities Marathon it is $125, all of which includes the registration fee and is tax deductible.

About Team USA Minnesota

Team USA Minnesota is based in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis/St. Paul.  Founded in 2001, the purpose of the training group  is to improve the competitiveness of post-collegiate American distance running and to develop Olympians.  The athletes are coached by Chris Lundstrom.  Team USA Minnesota's major sponsor is Twin Cities In Motion.  Its silver sponsors are the Houston Marathon Foundation and Twin Cities Orthopedics.  For more information, visit the team's web site at www.teamusaminnesota.org.

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Contact:  Pat Goodwin, 952-454-8876, pfgoodwin@teamusaminnesota.org

 

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