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August 2017 RUNOHIO E-Newsletter

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IAAF World Championships
 
Catch all of the TV coverage of the London IAAF World Championships = August 4th - August 13th - http://www.nbcsports.com/track-and-field-schedule  . Check back on the National News section of RUNOHIO for coverage of the IAAF World Championships

 

August 2017 RUNOHIO E-Newsletter
IAAF World Championships
 
Catch all of the TV coverage of the London IAAF World Championships = August 4th - August 13th - http://www.nbcsports.com/track-and-field-schedule  

Check back on the National News section of RUNOHIO for coverage of the IAAF World Championships -
On the Run with Matt McGowan

Congratulations to all of the athletes who competed at the USATF Outdoor Championships. Good luck to the Ohio athletes who qualified for London's IAAF World Track & Field Championships starting August 5th. Here is a list of Ohioans competing next month: Tianna Bartoletta - long jump, Emily Infeld - 10,000 meters, Erik Kynard Jr - high jump and Drew Windle - 800 meters. READ MORE 
Jeff McGowan Memorial 5K

Join RUNOHIO and Columbus Running Company on August 13th and run through Scioto Audubon Metro Park in this fourth annual event in memory of Jeff McGowan.

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Qualifying standards announced for 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Marathon

INDIANAPOLIS -- USATF announced on Tuesday the qualifying standards for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Marathon, as well as the selection criteria for Team USATF who will compete in the 2018 IAAF World Half Marathon Championships in Valencia, Spain on March 24, 2018. READ MORE
KEEPING TRACK

by Rod O'Donnell
 
Seven is a lucky number, but luck had nothing to do with the number of outstanding and positive accomplishments that occurred this spring in the sport of track and field.  READ MORE
Ajee' Wilson shatters 800 meter American Record

Rio 2016 Olympian and World Indoor silver medalist Ajee' Wilson broke the American record in the women's 800 meters Friday, shattering the previous record by nearly a second with a 1:55.61 READ MORE
Are You Someone's Inspiration?

by Richard Ferguson
 
No matter how long you've been a "runner", try and think back to when you first started running on serious basis.  READ MORE
Cleveland West Road Runners Club

Started in 1977 the Cleveland West Road Runners Club (CWRRC) is one of the oldest and most well regarded running clubs in the greater Cleveland area.  READ MORE
Flying Pig Unveils Plans for 20th Anniversary Celebration

The Cincinnati Flying Pig Marathon powered by P&G is marking its 20th running in 2018 with a series of events and celebrations honoring the participants, volunteers and community partners who have made this running festival one of the largest in the country. Executive Director Iris Simpson Bush announced the new initiatives that will be part of the year-long celebration.  READ MORE
The Athlete's Kitchen - All You Want to Know About Peanut Butter

by Nancy Clark
 
In my humble opinion, peanut butter (PB) is one of the best sports foods around. Not only is it yummy, it is also health-promoting and performance enhancing. A review of the research on peanuts validates why I routinely choose to enjoy two (!) PB sandwiches a day: one for lunch and the other to curb late-afternoon hunger.   READ MORE
30th annual Circleville "Pumpkin Show" Classic 5 Miler - October 21

The race starts at Circleville High School, winds through residential streets, and finishes back at the school with a lap on the McGowan Family Track. Plan on enjoying the afternoon with your family and friends downtown at the 110th Circleville Pumpkin Show, "The Greatest Free Show On Earth".
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Check out the 7 remaining 2017 RUNOHIO Grand Prix races
 
Check out the 7 remaining 2017 RUNOHIO Grand Prix races
 

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The McGowan Family Track

Circleville City Schools recognized and thanked the McGowan family for their generous donation to the track facilities at the CHS Track Invitational last month. In honor of their continued support, the facility will now be known as The McGowan Family Track.
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RunBlogRun

Check out Larry Eder's RunBlogRun articles at the bottom of the RUNOHIO web site

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NATIONAL NEWS

Running News from around the world.

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RACE RESULTS

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Upcoming Races

 
Upcoming Races
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 Sunday, August 13    
Jeff McGowan Memorial 5K, Scioto Audubon Metro Park, Columbus 5K, 8:30am, Andy Harris, Columbus Running Company, 6465 Perimeter Dr, Dublin, OH 43016 (614) 764-0855 
https://runsignup.com/jeffmcgowan5k  
RUNOHIO Grand Prix    
  
Saturday, August 19 
Parkersburg Half Marathon, Parkersburg, WV, 13.1 mile, 2 mile, Madison Sury (304) 485-6351 
  
Saturday, August 26 
Race for the Cure, Cleveland, 5km, 9am (216) 292-2873 
  
Sunday, August 27 
Emerald City Half Marathon, Dublin, 13.1 mile, 6.55 mile, Premier Sports (614) 595-9782 
  
Saturday, September 2 
Jeep Davis 5K, Barberton, 5km, 9am, , RS Racing Systems, 8754 Jedd St. SW, Navarre, OH 44662 (330) 791-7070 
RUNOHIO Grand Prix    
 
Hamilton NightGlow Marathon & Half Marathon https://secure.getmeregistered.com/get_information.php?event_id=126110
  
Sweet Corn Festival 5K, Millersport, 5km, 9am, Kenneth Keener (740) 246-6101 
  
Monday, September 4 
Castle Run, Alliance, 10km, 2 mile, 8:30am, RS Racing Systems (330) 791-7070 
  
Melon Festival 5K, Milan, 5km, Randy Foster (419) 961-0243 
  
Saturday, September 9 
 Market to MarketĀ® Relay, a team running relay from Cincinnati to Dayton https://www.markettomarketrelay.com/locations/ohio
 
Potato Stomp, Mantua, 9 mile, 4 mile, 8:30am, Crestwood All Sports Boosters, 12492 Alpha Rd., Hiram, OH 44234 
  
Sunday, September 10 
River Run, Berea, 13.1 mile, 8am, Hermes Sports & Events (216) 623-9933 
  
Run for the Roses, Fremont, 5km, 10am, Fremont Elite RC,  PO Box 202,| Fremont, OH 43420 
 
Saturday, September 16
Thomas Frericks 5K, Dayton, 10am UD Wellness (937) 229-4240  
 
Sunday, September 24
Race for a Cure, Toledo, 5km, 9:30am  (419) 724-2873
 
Saturday, September 30 
Kiwanis Maple Leaf 5K - 10K, Granville, 8:30am, Jennifer Lewis This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Sunday, October 2 
Oktoberfest 10K, Minster, 10km, 9:30am  (937) 441-1342 www.minsteroktoberfest.com  
RUNOHIO Grand Prix    
  
Sunday, October 8 
Dayton River Corridor Classic, Dayton, 13.1 mile, 9am, Key Sports (937) 776-1977 
http://www.rundayton.org  
RUNOHIO Grand Prix    
  
Saturday, October 21  
30th annual Circleville "Pumpkin Show" Classic (in Memory of Jeff McGowan) 5 Mile in Memory of Jeff McGowan, 9am, Matt McGowan (740) 587-0376 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  
https://runsignup.com/circleville5  
 

 
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