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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...
March 11, 2022
Olympic and Paralympic Medalists Headline 2021 Elite Triathletes and Elite Paratriathletes of the Year, Presented by Wahoo Fitness
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - USA Triathlon announced its 2021 Elite, Under-23, Rookie and Junior Triathletes of the Year, as well as its Elite Paratriathletes and Paratriathlon Development Athletes of the Year, both presented by Wahoo Fitness. Katie Zaferes (Cary, N.C.) was named the Women’s Olympic/World Triathlon Triathlete of the...
March 8, 2022
USA Triathlon Announces 2021 Age Group Triathletes, Duathletes Of The Year Presented By Wahoo Fitness
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo./ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - USA Triathlon announced its 2021 Age Group Triathletes and Duathletes of the Year presented by Wahoo Fitness, as selected by USA Triathlon’s Age Group Committee and Multisport Committee, respectively. Headlining the triathlon honorees are Minori Minagawa (Dublin, Ohio) and Dougin Walker (Tampa, Fla.), who were named...
March 1, 2022
Saucony® Wins Trifecta of Editor’s Choice Awards in Runner’s World Spring 2022 Shoe Guide
WALTHAM, MASS. (March 1, 2022)/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - Global performance running lifestyle brand Saucony today announced that it has won three Editor's Choice Awards in the Runner's World Spring 2022 Shoe Guide. The completely redesigned Ride 15, the maximally cushioned Axon 2 and the light and speedy Peregrine 12 all rose to...
March 1, 2022
Finalists Revealed for 2022 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race T-shirt Contest
ATLANTA – March 1, 2022/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - One of the designs below will be seen on shirts across Atlanta and around the world this summer. Atlanta Track Club, organizers of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Peachtree Road Race, revealed the five finalists for this year’s T-shirt contest today. The winning design will appear...
February 28, 2022
Matt Helbig Earns USATF’s Allan Steinfeld Award
LOUIS (February 28, 2022) /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - USATF honored Matt Helbig of Big River Race Management, Ben Rosario of HOKA NAZ Elite and sports agent Josh Cox, with the Allan Steinfeld Award in 2021 acknowledging their work to bring The Marathon Project to life. Allan Steinfeld was a former president of the New...
February 25, 2022
F2C Nutrition Elite Athlete Viktoria Brown Sets 72 Hour Ultrarunning World Record
Vancouver, B.C. Feb 25, 2022 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - F2C Nutrition Inc. congratulates Viktoria Brown who set the 72-hour Ultrarunning World Record this past weekend at the Jackpot Ultra Running Festival in Henderson, NV. The Jackpot Ultra hosted 8 different races, including the USATF 100-mile championship and various timed races. The...
February 16, 2022
Nominations Open for the Best Running Stores of 2022
PORTLAND, Maine (February 16, 2022) /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - Best Running Stores, the awards program that recognizes and celebrates the best run specialty stores in America, today announced nominations are open for the 2022 awards. The reception will take place December 1 in Austin, TX at The Running Event. “We’re thrilled...
February 10, 2022
Hustle Bike Labs’ REMTech Avery Pedals Earn Gear of the Year Awards
Gunnison, Colorado (February 10, 2022) /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - Hustle Bike Labs has done it again! Heading into the 2022 mountain biking season, the innovative bike pedal manufacturer has won two Gear of the Year awards for its Hustle Avery REMtech Pedal, a magnetic clipless-platform-hybrid design that has earned rave reviews for...
February 7, 2022
2022 DONNA Marathon Weekend Champions Announced
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – February 7, 2022 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - The 15th DONNA Marathon Weekend concluded yesterday with more than 4,000 runners participating in person at events across the First Coast, and thousands more anticipated to participate virtually throughout the month of February in the race’s hybrid format. Participants from all 50...
February 4, 2022
RRCA Announces 52nd Class of Distance Running Hall of Fame Inductees
Arlington, VA /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - Founded in 1971, the RRCA Distance Running Hall of Fame inducts American runners that have attained extraordinary levels of achievement in the sport of distance running as either an athlete or a key influencer (an individual that has contributed a considerable amount of their time...
January 27, 2022
25 women to watch in Run Specialty in 2022
This month's issue of Running Insight is devoted to the women who have changed the run specialty business for the better and their impact on the running business at all levels. Running Insight
January 26, 2022
RRCA Announces 2021 National Running Award Recipients
Arlington, VA /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - Since 1971, the RRCA has honored the service and dedication of outstanding leaders in the running community. These individuals and organizations made significant contributions to the sport in 2021 by overseeing a return to in-person events, keeping runners engaged and motivated, and by having outstanding...
January 25, 2022
iFIT-Powered NordicTrack Commercial 1750 Treadmill Named “Best Treadmill” by The New York Times’ Wirecutter
(Logan, UT) - January 25, 2022 /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - NordicTrack’s Commercial 1750 Treadmill with iFIT interactive fitness technology has been named “Best Treadmill” by The New York Times’ Wirecutter, a popular review site. The highly coveted “Best Treadmill” title was awarded following a rigorous testing and review process, including interviews...
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Thinkers360 launches new leaderboard on SportsTech to help sports industry influencers and journalists monetize their content and expertise
Dallas, Texas – January 25, 2022 – Thinkers360, the world’s premier B2B thought leader community and influencer marketplace, today announced a new leaderboard on SportsTech, adding to its HealthTech, Health & Wellness, and over 70 business, technology, and sustainability-related leaderboards. Sports and fitness industry thought leaders, authors, influencers, speakers, reporters...
January 25, 2022
Kane Footwear’s Revive Slip-On Earns 2022 Good Housekeeping Fitness Award
Westport, CT /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - Kane Footwear, a leader in active recovery design, is thrilled to announce that their Revive slip-on has earned a 2022 Good Housekeeping Fitness Award in the Best Restorative Slip-Ons in the World-Class Workout Shoes category. The Revive has drawn attention for its podiatrist-backed recovery design...
January 25, 2022
NATHAN Sports’ Stealth Jacket Earns 2022 Good Housekeeping Fitness Award
Fountain Valley, CA /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ - NATHAN Sports is proud to announce that their Stealth jacket has won a 2022 Good Housekeeping Fitness Award in the Amazing Activewear category. The Stealth, the first noiseless windbreaker, is an ultralight jacket that provides an innovative, convenient layering option for people on the...