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July 31, 2022
Felicia Stancil Wins Elite Women’s BMX Racing World Championship
NANTES, France /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Team USA showed up to the second day of racing at the 2022 UCI BMX Racing World Championships with 12 riders heading in to the quarterfinals. The highlight of the day came from the Elite Women’s race with Felicia Stancil (Lake Villa, Ill.; Factory SSquared/Answer) winning the...
July 29, 2022
The Running Event Announces the 2022 Best Running Stores
PORTLAND, Maine (July 29, 2022)/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – The Running Event (TRE), North America’s premier run and outdoor specialty conference and trade show, today announced the winners of its 2022 Best Running Stores awards program. The winning retailers will be celebrated December 1 at a reception during The Running Event in Austin, TX....
July 27, 2022
BOA USA Triathlon Foundation Gala and Hall of Fame Induction to Honor Olympians Gwen Jorgensen, Laura Bennett
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - Olympic gold medalist Gwen Jorgensen, two-time Olympian Laura Bennett and age group multisport athletes Lesley Cens-McDowell and Robert Plant next week will be inducted into the USA Triathlon Hall of Fame and honored at the 2022 BOA USA Triathlon Foundation Gala and Hall of...
July 20, 2022
Saucony Run for Good Foundation™ Announces New Round of Grant Winners
WALTHAM, MA /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - With children’s physical activity worldwide dropping by 20% amid the Covid-19 pandemic, global performance running lifestyle brand Saucony today underscored its continued commitment to children’s health and fitness with the announcement of the latest round of Saucony Run for Good Foundation grant winners. The Foundation,...
June 22, 2022
Same county tops healthiest US community ranking for the third year in a row
Los Alamos County, New Mexico, has been ranked the healthiest US community for the third year in a row. However, the county and the four runners-up -- Falls Church, Virginia; Douglas County, Colorado; Morgan County, Utah; and Carver County, Minnesota -- all scored below average in the subcategory of housing. CNN
June 14, 2022
Denver Colfax Marathon Awards $100,000 to Colorado Charities and Schools
Denver, CO /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - The Denver Colfax Marathon concluded its 2022 marathon season by awarding $100,000 to nonprofits and schools across Colorado. The marathon recently handed out over 75 checks to dozens of its charity partners at its annual Marathon Awards Celebration in June. “It’s such a unique program,”...
June 11, 2022
Break the Record, Break the Cycle
YAKIMA, WA /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - Athlete and activist Rosalie Fish is running the Downtown Yakima Mile on July 2nd to “demonstrate that every single one of us can make an impact in ending domestic violence.” Fish will begin running at the sound of the starting gun fired for the first...
June 6, 2022
Wool Innovator TMC Named to Fast Company List of World’s Most Innovative Companies
New Zealand - June 6th, 2022 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – TMC Ltd, owner of Nuyarn spinning technology and a proven innovator in the performance fiber and apparel space, has been named to Fast Company’s prestigious list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2022, recognized for the company’s development of Herculan...
May 27, 2022
Running USA Sets Example by Achieving Responsible Sport Certification of its Annual Industry Conference
PORTLAND, May 27, 2022 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - The Council for Responsible Sport (Council) announced today that Running USA has been awarded silver level Certification of its 2022 Industry Conference held in Orlando, Florida in February. This is the nonprofit’s first responsible sport certification, earned by demonstrating adherence to robust standards...
May 26, 2022
New Event Record Set at the 2022 Denver Colfax Marathon
Denver, CO – A new event record was set at the 2022 Denver Colfax Marathon. 35-year-old Tyler McCandless of Fort Collins, CO, ran the high-altitude marathon in 2:21:07, breaking the previous marathon course record by three minutes. McCandless recently came in 4th at the Los Angeles Marathon and has qualified...
May 23, 2022
Iden and Perez Sala Crowned Champions of The Championship 2022
/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – An incredible day of racing at The Championship saw Gustav Iden (NOR) and Sara Perez Sala (ESP) crowned the Champions of The Championship 2022 on a day that tested with strong winds and high temperatures alongside a highly competitive field. Before the race, Iden was quick to downplay...
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Team UCAN Athlete Emily Sisson Sets American Half Marathon Record
/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – A few months ago, Olympian Emily Sisson shared her excitement around the competitiveness that currently exists in U.S. women’s distance running. “Every single race, I feel like people are going after records,” she said. “It kind of makes everyone raise their game.” Now, she’s at the top of...
May 5, 2022
2022 NAIA Men’s Lacrosse Invitational Coming to Pensacola
May 11-14, 2022, Pensacola, FL. /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - Pensacola Sports is pleased to announce that Pensacola will be home to the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Men’s Lacrosse Invitational through 2023. The event was previously hosted in Savannah, Ga. “Lacrosse is a growing sport and Pensacola is the ideal backdrop...
April 26, 2022
The RunnerBox Once Again Named to Runner’s World “Best Mother’s Day Gifts for Moms Who Run” List
April 26th, 2022/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – For the second time in as many years, The RunnerBox has been included in “The Best Mother’s Day Gifts for Moms Who Run” by Runner’s World Magazine, an authority in the running community and essential guide for everyone who runs. When writing about the products...
April 26, 2022
RUSH awarded the ‘Great Canadian’ honour from a Race
Amherstburg, ON; 04/25/22-/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – The Canada D’Eh Run is the largest and most bombastic patriotic Canada Day Run in Canada. Now it can be shared around the world, not just in Amherstburg ON. July 1st, 2022 2,500 participants are expected to Run or Walk 5K in an all red and white celebration. Known...
April 24, 2022
19,297 Runners from Around the World Finished the 2022 NYCRUNS Brooklyn Marathon & Half Marathon Sunday, April 24, Setting a New Event Record
Brooklyn, NY, April 24, 2022/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – In a first for the iconic streets of Brooklyn, 19,297 runners finished the 2022 NYCRUNS Brooklyn Marathon & Half Marathon today. New York City’s newest major road running event featured runners of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds representing all 50 states, Puerto Rico and...
April 23, 2022
The most physically active cities in the U.S.
A study conducted early in the pandemic found that overall physical activity for adults was significantly lower than prior to the pandemic. Researchers ranked cities and states by the share of adults who self-reported engaging in leisure-time physical activity—such as running, calisthenics, golf, gardening, or walking for exercise. Rapid City...
April 21, 2022
Ashworth Awards Marks 40 Years of Producing the Boston Marathon™ Finisher Medals
/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – The 126th Boston Marathon™ marked the 40th year anniversary of Ashworth Awards’ creation of the race’s finisher medals. Since the first year medals were awarded in 1983, Ashworth Awards has been heavily involved with the marathon. What started with 300 medals for the first 300 finishers in...
April 14, 2022
Adapt SuperWater Earns NSF International’s Certified for Sport® Certification
Hermosa Beach, CA – /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ Adapt SuperWater from Adapt Brands recently earned certification from NSF International’s Certified for Sport® program. NSF International is a global public health organization that tests and certifies products to help protect athletes and consumers from potentially harmful ingredients and athletic banned substances in dietary...
April 12, 2022
iFIT Nominated for 2022 Sports Emmy® Award For A Trek to Everest Interactive Treadmill Workout Series
LOGAN, UT /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - iFIT, a global leader in connected fitness software, content and equipment, today announced it has been nominated for a Sports Emmy® by the National Academy of Television Arts & Science for iFIT: A Trek to Everest Base Camp, the first time programming originating from a...
April 5, 2022
RaceRaves Crowns Flying Pig Paycor Half America’s Favorite Half Marathon
Los Angeles, CA (April 5, 2022)/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Squeal loud and proud Cincinnati, because your Flying Pig Paycor Half Marathon has captured the title of America’s Favorite Half Marathon for 2022 after bringing home the bacon in the fifth annual RaceRaves March Lunacy tournament. To give avid runners a tournament of...
April 4, 2022
Trek named to TIME100 Most Influential Companies in 2022
Bicycles are plenty eco-friendly, but building and shipping them still exacts a toll. Trek Bicycle in July became the world’s first major bicycle manufacturer to quantify that toll, publishing a sustainability report that found that producing and shipping each bike emits the same amount of carbon energy as an average...
April 3, 2022
Credit Union Cherry Blossom Run Presents 2022 Les Kinion Outstanding Service Award To Danny Talmage In Recognition Of His Many Years Of Service To The Race
April 2, 2022, Washington, DC: /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - Credit Union Cherry Blossom organizers announced this evening that Danny Talmage has been named the 2022 recipient of the Les Kinion Outstanding Service Award. Established in 2015, the award is presented at the event’s pre-race dinner in front of an appreciative crowd...
March 31, 2022
Brazilian Virtual Cycling is bronze in the Sport Innovation Award of the Brazilian Olympic Committee
Salvador, Brazil / March 31, 2022 - The II Brazilian Olympic Congress took place on March 19 and 20, an event whose objective was Planning, a reference for the future of Olympic Sport and marks the beginning of a new cycle, in which planning will allow us to perceive the...
March 16, 2022
Road Race Management Releases Longest Serving Race Director Rankings
/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE - In conjunction with the celebration of 40 years of publishing Road Race Management Newsletter, the company is launching a newly-reconfigured version of its Longest Serving Race Director Rankings. The listing, which debuted in 2019, will now allow any race director who has directed the same race for...