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National Institute for Fitness and Sport (NIFS) Mini Marathon & 5K Training Program - 33 Years and Running

National Institute for Fitness and Sport (NIFS) Mini Marathon & 5K Training Program - 33 Years and Running

Join NIFS Mini Marathon & 5K Training Program and cross the finish line with them in 2023. Training runs start at NIFS convenient downtown location Wednesday nights, February 1, – May 3, 2023 at 6 pm. Online registration is now open. The NIFS Mini Marathon & 5K Training Program... - December 07, 2022 - NIFS

Annual Garnet Valley Turkey Trot 5K With Cash And Prizes For Best Dressed, First Second, And Third Place Overall Winner

Annual Garnet Valley Turkey Trot 5K With Cash And Prizes For Best Dressed, First Second, And Third Place Overall Winner

Kick off the Thanksgiving holiday with families from the tri-state area at the Garnet Valley Turkey Trot 5K and 1 miler at Garnet Valley High School, 552 Smithbridge Road, Glen Mills, PA, 19342 on Thursday, November 24 at 9:00 AM. This race will take place rain/snow or shine. For the 5K, $500 will... - November 22, 2022 - Healthy Kids Running Series

Ronald Maestas Honored as a Featured Member by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide

Ronald Maestas Honored as a Featured Member by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide

Ronald Maestas of Las Vegas, New Mexico, has been honored as a Featured Member by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for his outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of education. About Ronald Maestas Ronald Maestas is a former dean and professor at New Mexico Highlands... - November 16, 2022 - Strathmore Worldwide

The Lynne Cohen Foundation Celebrates 20 Years of the Kickin’ Cancer! 5K in Brentwood, LA on Nov. 13

The Lynne Cohen Foundation Celebrates 20 Years of the Kickin’ Cancer! 5K in Brentwood, LA on Nov. 13

Los Angeles-based Foundation for women's breast and ovarian cancer prevention invites participants to walk/run/stroll in support of their cutting-edge preventive care clinic at USC on November 13, 2022. - November 08, 2022 - Lynne Cohen Foundation

Inaugural Family-Friendly Sweetwater 5K with Big Cash Prizes for First, Second and Third Place Overall Winners

Inaugural Family-Friendly Sweetwater 5K with Big Cash Prizes for First, Second and Third Place Overall Winners

Families from the tri-state area are encouraged to kick off Fall and race at Sweetwater Riverdeck and Marina, 2780 7th Ave., Sweetwater, NJ on Sunday, October 15 at 9:00AM. All proceeds of the Sweetwater 5K support Healthy Kids Running Series (HKRS) and The Hammonton Rotary. HKRS programs ensure... - October 13, 2022 - Healthy Kids Running Series

St. George Marathon Runner Attempting to Set the Guinness World Record for the Fastest Female Marathon Time Dressed as a Book, to Raise Awareness Around Dyslexia

Reading for Life Southern Utah is proud to partner with avid marathon runner and children’s book author, Hannah Holt, in her attempt to set the Guinness World Record for the fastest female marathon runner dressed as a book at the St. George Marathon on October 1, 2022. - September 29, 2022 - Reading for Life Southern Utah

NAMI KDK 5K Run/Walk: The Race to End Stigma

NAMI KDK 5K Run/Walk: The Race to End Stigma

NAMI KDK 5K Run/Walk The Race to End Stigma Saturday, October 8, 2022 9:00am Prairie Point Park in Oswego, IL Join NAMI KDK for a community event celebrating the efforts of The National Alliance on Mental Illness Kane-South, DeKalb and Kendall County to eradicate the stigma of mental illness. Come... - September 13, 2022 - NAMI-KDK

Brighton Fire Authority 9/11 Memorial Preserved by Rhino Shield of Michigan

Brighton Fire Authority 9/11 Memorial Preserved by Rhino Shield of Michigan

The 9/11 Memorial at Brighton Fire Authority Main Headquarters has been encapsulated using a process that has sealed the steel memorial and protected it from corrosion and weather. The memorial was erected in 2011 in memory of the victims of the 9/11 attacks in New York, Pennsylvania, and the Pentagon. - September 07, 2022 - Rhino Shield of Michigan

Team Arnav Foundation to Hold 3rd Annual Event

Team Arnav Foundation to Hold 3rd Annual Event

Public announcement telling folks to participate in a local event whose proceeds help eradicate pediatric osteosarcoma. - July 09, 2022 - Team Arnav Foundation

Healthy Kids Running Series Launches "Flavor Dash" with Celebrity Chef Aaron McCargo Jr.

Healthy Kids Running Series Launches "Flavor Dash" with Celebrity Chef Aaron McCargo Jr.

A New Online Video Series Showcasing Easy & Healthy Recipes for Busy Families - July 06, 2022 - Healthy Kids Running Series

Exclusive Packages for the Running of the Bulls 2022

Exclusive Packages for the Running of the Bulls 2022

4-Day/3-Night Hotel Packages for the opening days of the Fiesta De San Fermín and the Running of the Bulls, Pamplona, Spain. - April 20, 2022 - Iberian Traveler

USA Track & Field Foundation and Healthy Kids Running Series Announce Partnership

USA Track & Field Foundation and Healthy Kids Running Series Announce Partnership

Healthy Kids Running Series is excited to announce a partnership with the USA Track & Field Foundation for the new Run For All initiative. Run For All will bring the tried and true programming into underserved communities in urban areas, the Foundation is generously providing registration for... - April 07, 2022 - Healthy Kids Running Series

OnPoint 1-1 and GallantFew Presents Heroes of America Marathon

OnPoint 1-1 and GallantFew Presents Heroes of America Marathon

OnPoint 1-1 will present Heroes of America Marathon, taking place at National Infantry Museum on May 27 & 28, 2022, and featuring several guest speakers including Olympic Gold Medalist Jeff Galloway. OnPoint 1-1 is proud to bring Heroes of America Marathon to the Columbus area and National... - April 02, 2022 - OnPoint 1-1

Ontario Non-Profit Org Announces Partnership with Mixed Martial Artist Johnny Case

Ontario Non-Profit Org Announces Partnership with Mixed Martial Artist Johnny Case

North Bay’s Ignite CHANGE is a local non-profit - and the work that they do supporting athletes dealing with mental health issues (anxiety, depression, etc) is recognized across North America. Research highlighting sports leadership and the positive impact that it can have on players is something that Ignite CHANGE has become well known for. - March 25, 2022 - The GM's Perspective

Healthy Kids Running Series Tackling Childhood Health Issues in Over 350 U.S. Towns & Cities

Healthy Kids Running Series Tackling Childhood Health Issues in Over 350 U.S. Towns & Cities

As pandemic restrictions lift and parents and children resume more of their activities, there’s one national nonprofit leading the charge to promote, educate and advocate for children to have a healthy and active lifestyle. Healthy Kids Running Series (HKRS) is a national nonprofit based in the Philly/tri-state area with over 350 participating U.S. cities and towns, and the organization is excited to announce that this year they will be expanding to Europe. - March 16, 2022 - Healthy Kids Running Series

Launch of the Austin’s PinkStrong Multisport Series for Women, SwimBikeRun Fun Events Combine Fitness, Camaraderie, Friends, and Fun Competition

SwimBikeRunFun Events has launched a new athletic multisport event series for women. Mixing fitness, friends, and camaraderie into a fun competition, PinkStrong is making Triathlons feel like soirees. The PinkStrong Multisport Race Series aims to bolster and strengthen Austin's community of female cyclists and runners. PinkStrong provides training plans for all of their events and helps reach & encourage women to train and complete multisport events like triathlons, duathlons & aquabike. - March 06, 2022 - Swim Bike Run Fun Events

Brianna Marie Foundation - Offering Hope to Unborn Babies and Their Families

Brianna Marie Foundation - Offering Hope to Unborn Babies and Their Families

Are you aware that you can operate on babies prior to birth and give unborn babies that have been diagnosed with a negative fetal diagnosis a chance to live a normal, healthy lifestyle. Parents Aran and Patrick Hissam started a non-profit called the Brianna Marie Foundation in honor of their daughter that passed away ten years ago from a fetal illness known as fetal hydrops. To date, the organization has raised over $550K and funds research around the world. - January 13, 2022 - Brianna Marie Foundation

PAWS NY Joins the 2022 United Airlines NYC Half as a Charity Partner

The organization has participated as a Charity Partner for the United Airlines NYC Half each year since 2016. - December 12, 2021 - PAWS NY

Hong Kong Electronic Artist Zight Releases New Single, "Everybody Keep Running"

Hong Kong Electronic Artist Zight Releases New Single, "Everybody Keep Running"

Following his breakout single, "Fly Away," which has amassed over half a million views on YouTube, "Everybody Keep Running" is uplifting, unapologetic EDM that shares the same euphoric sounds as its anthemic predecessor. Featuring UK singer, Peter Forrest and stars South African runner, Sibusiso Madikizela in the music video, the collective work from global talents combines Dance music with athletics. - October 01, 2021 - B2 Holdings Ltd.

Coach Bob Sepulveda, Coach Gary Hveem Book Release & Art Show Alamogordo New Mexico

Coach Bob Sepulveda, Coach Gary Hveem Book Release & Art Show Alamogordo New Mexico

2nd Life Media Company Inc. today announces a release party with book signing and art show at Roadrunner Emporium, Alamogordo, Saturday September 4th, 6 pm to 8 pm. The reception and book launch at Roadrunner Emporium Fine Art, Antiques and More will also showcase the works of southern New Mexico artists Delia Lopez Holloway, Marty Torres, the sculptured tree trunk artwork creations of Artist Rene Sepulveda and over 45 partners displaying their talents. - August 14, 2021 - 2nd Life Media Inc.

The RunRite Academy to Bring Indoor Track & Field to Arizona

The destination for indoor track and field in the southwest launches registration for upcoming Arizona Indoor Track and Field League and individual track meets. - August 09, 2021 - The RunRite Track and Field Center

Alicia Keys’ Charity Keep a Child Alive Named an Official Charity Partner of the  2021 TCS New York City Marathon

Alicia Keys’ Charity Keep a Child Alive Named an Official Charity Partner of the 2021 TCS New York City Marathon

Keep a Child Alive has been named an Official Charity Partner for the 2021 TCS New York City Marathon, taking place on November 7. This year serves as the 50th celebratory running of the marathon. Based in NYC, Keep a Child Alive is a non-profit organization, co-founded in 2003 by Alicia Keys to... - June 17, 2021 - Keep a Child Alive

Norfolk® Appoints McCaffrey Sales and Marketing as Canadian Sales Agency

Norfolk® Appoints McCaffrey Sales and Marketing as Canadian Sales Agency

Norfolk®, emerging leader in the high-quality technical sock market, has appointed McCaffrey Sales and Marketing as the sole representing sales agency for the Norfolk® brand in Canada. McCaffrey Sales and Marketing has worked with retailers across Canada, with over 100 years of combined... - June 17, 2021 - NBS International Inc.

Reach Out and Read Georgia Selected for AJC Peachtree Road Race Charity Partner Program

Reach Out and Read Georgia Selected for AJC Peachtree Road Race Charity Partner Program

Reach Out and Read Georgia is one of nine non-profit organizations that serve Atlantans selected as the first-ever AJC Peachtree Road Race Charity Partners. Reach Out and Read Georgia will have 25 guaranteed entries into the 52nd Running of the Peachtree, which will take place on July 3 and 4 in... - March 17, 2021 - Reach Out and Read Georgia

Hale Law, P.A. Sponsors 2021 Lucky Leprechaun 5K and 10K

Hale Law, P.A. is proud to announce it will be partnering up with Fit2Run, Nathan Benderson Park, and other sponsors for the 2021 Lucky Leprechaun 5K and 10K for Sarasota and Manatee County families. The races will offer several options this year to be a safe event for all. Virtual running is one... - March 11, 2021 - Hale Law, P.A.

Farmers Insurance Company of Flemington to Sponsor 2021 CEA Turkey Trot

Farmers Insurance Company of Flemington to Sponsor 2021 CEA Turkey Trot

Farmers Insurance Company of Flemington, a leading Property & Casualty insurer headquartered in Hunterdon County, will be the official Bib Sponsor for the 2021 CEA Turkey Trot to take place on Thanksgiving Day in Flemington. This fun community event helps raise funds to support the Center for... - March 05, 2021 - Farmers Insurance Company of Flemington

6AMRun.com Has a New Website, New Products and More for the New Year

6AMRun.com Has a New Website, New Products and More for the New Year

6AM Run has been on to something this past year. They have kept people active and motivated through the tough year that 2020 was and they are bringing in that same energy for 2021. When the pandemic hit, many people were not sure how to feel. Everything was shutting down, including gyms. For a lot... - January 10, 2021 - 6AM Run LLC

Emisshield Inc. Granted New Patent for Thermally Enhancing Trizar® Fabrics

Emisshield Inc. Granted New Patent for Thermally Enhancing Trizar® Fabrics

Emisshield Inc.’s new patent, Thermal Enhancements Additives Useful for Fabrics, is a new invention that uniquely adds emissivity agents to enhance the heat properties of Trizar (R) fabrics. Originally used for NASA spaceship tiles, these Emisshield materials can be added to fibers, films, and coatings to either keep fabrics warmer longer or to reduce heat buildup by wicking heat away. Trizar (R) Technology has launched these products with several leading clothing brands. - December 19, 2020 - Clean Textile Technology

Human Potential Running Series Becomes Only Major Race Series in the World to Host Full Calendar of Events in 2020

Colorado based trail and ultra-marathon series hosts their full calendar of events in 2020, zero cancellations, despite COVID-19 pandemic. - December 14, 2020 - Human Potential LLC

Oax Sport Management Launches a New Athletic Team

Bekw yâs Güilá is a team of amateur runners from the indigenous community of San Pablo Güilá, Oaxaca, Mexico. The group was formed to support and guide local young athletes. - November 25, 2020 - Oax Sport Management

Oaxacan Athletes are Confirmed for the 2021 Ultra Trail Oso Negro®

OAX Sport is Participating in the Best and Roughest Race in Latin America - November 01, 2020 - Oax Sport Management

Latest Installment of Zeigler University Guest Speaker Series to Include Global Ultra-Endurance Athlete, Charlie Engle

Latest Installment of Zeigler University Guest Speaker Series to Include Global Ultra-Endurance Athlete, Charlie Engle

Zeigler Automotive Group today announced that ultra-endurance athlete Charles Engle will be Zeigler University Speaker Series' latest celebrity guest. The presentation, which is part of the dealer group's ongoing internal leadership and development program, will take place at Zeigler Honda in Kalamazoo, Michigan on Friday, October 23, 2020. - October 15, 2020 - Zeigler Auto Group

QURE® Water Unveils #TeamQURE Ambassadors to Mark 10th Anniversary

QURE® Water Unveils #TeamQURE Ambassadors to Mark 10th Anniversary

QURE® Water marks 10th anniversary celebrating the inspiring stories of #TeamQURE - a group of unique and robust individuals who take on the excitement and challenges in all kinds of terrain by action and by heart! - October 13, 2020 - QURE Water

National Movement to Honor George Floyd--October 25, 2020 8.46 Breathe Race Series

National Movement to Honor George Floyd--October 25, 2020 8.46 Breathe Race Series

National Race Series to Bring Awareness to Social Injustice and Preserve the Legacy of the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute. Walk, Run, Dance or just breathe. How will you use 8 minutes and 46 seconds to create change. - October 09, 2020 - 8.46 Breathe Race Series

Joel de Blank to Run Across South Dakota

Joel de Blank to Run Across South Dakota

A local South Dakota runner is set to run across the state. Starting October 2, Joel de Blonk will start his long-distance run of 415 miles across his home state. - September 30, 2020 - JAdRunning

Local Rotary Club of Westerville Hosts “Rotary Honors Veterans 5K Walk/Run” Supporting the National Nonprofit SEALKIDS

Join The Rotary Club of Westerville from Thursday, November 5th until Tuesday, November 10th in the Rotary Honors Veterans Virtual 5k Walk/Run. The mission behind the Rotary Honors Veterans 5k Walk/Run hosted by the Rotary Club of Westerville is,“To honor, celebrate and recognize those... - September 25, 2020 - SEALKIDS

Helping Runners Overcome the Disappointment of Cancelled Events 26.2 4U Offers Concierge Services That Create "Personal Race Day Experiences"

Hundreds of thousands of runners around the world have trained for months and maybe even years, for road races that have understandably been cancelled or postponed. 26.2 4U was created with a simple mission, to support the running community by helping runners achieve their dreams and goals from the... - April 05, 2020 - 26.2 4U

Angel Flight NE Holding First Annual 5K on the Runway Presented by JetBlue at Logan International Airport Boston on May 3

Angel Flight NE Holding First Annual 5K on the Runway Presented by JetBlue at Logan International Airport Boston on May 3

600 Runners/Walkers to participate in unique 5K event at Logan International Airport to raise funds and awareness for Angel Flight NE. - February 29, 2020 - Angel Flight NE

Rentmax.com Owner Starts Nonprofit to Fight Opioid Epidemic in Las Vegas

Rentmax.com Owner Starts Nonprofit to Fight Opioid Epidemic in Las Vegas

After both losing sisters to opioid overdoses, Holly Wever and Jennie Slade teamed up with Jennie's family to create Second Chance 5K, a 501(c)(3) charity in Las Vegas. The 4th Annual 5K will be held March 28, 2020 at Givens Elementary. This family friendly event is like no other giving connection, healing and hope to our community battling a national epidemic. - February 08, 2020 - Rentmax Property Management

Passport To Your National Parks® 2020 Regional Stamp Set Now Available

Passport To Your National Parks® 2020 Regional Stamp Set Now Available

Eastern National today announced the release of the highly anticipated 2020 Passport To Your National Parks® Regional Stamp Set. Since 1986, fans of the Passport To Your National Parks program have been collecting these colorful, commemorative stamp sets to decorate their beloved Passport books. - December 17, 2019 - Eastern National

National Institute for Fitness and Sport (NIFS) Mini Marathon & 5K Training Program — 30 Years and Running

National Institute for Fitness and Sport (NIFS) Mini Marathon & 5K Training Program — 30 Years and Running

Join NIFS Mini Marathon & 5K Training Program and cross the finish line in 2020. Training runs start at NIFS convenient downtown location Wednesday nights, January 22 - May 6, 2020, at 6 pm. Online registration is now open. Now in their 30th year, the NIFS Mini Marathon & 5K Training... - November 19, 2019 - NIFS

11 Year Old Breaks World Record – Finishes the 50 States Half Marathon Challenge(TM)

11 Year Old Breaks World Record – Finishes the 50 States Half Marathon Challenge(TM)

50 States Half Marathon Club member, Aiden Jaquez, of Montgomery, Illinois, has become the youngest ever to finish the 50 States Half Marathon Challenge(TM) at age 11 years old. - October 23, 2019 - 50 States Half Marathon Club

6AM Run Aims to Close 2019 Strong

6AM Run Aims to Close 2019 Strong

Come meet 6AM Run CEO and Founder Hami. Say hello to Rob who creates the content, and lastly meet new VP of Business Development Tim. The 6AM Run team will make its 1st ever stop at the Marine Corps Marathon Expo in DC on 10/25-10/26, Booth #113. Next up on 10/31-11/2 is the TCS NYC Marathon Expo, Booth #415. 6AM Run closes Marathon season on November 22 and 23 at the Philadelphia Marathon Expo, booth #200. - October 21, 2019 - 6AM Run LLC

Dr. Clayton Lawrence Honored by the United States Vice President

Dr. Clayton Lawrence Honored by the United States Vice President

Dr. Clayton Lawrence had the honor of being greeted by the United States Vice President Michael Pence, who, as a representative of the United States, was made aware of the successes of both LEAP LLC and its partner nonprofit organization, LEAP Foundation DC. - October 03, 2019 - LEAP LLC

Sammy's Hope Holds 2nd Annual Fun Run and Walk on October 26 in Sayreville, NJ

Sammy's Hope Holds 2nd Annual Fun Run and Walk on October 26 in Sayreville, NJ

Sammy’s Hope Animal Welfare & Adoption Center in Sayreville, NJ will hold its second annual “Happy Tails” Fun Run and Walk to benefit the dogs and cats. The event will be held on Saturday, October 26 at the Capik Nature Preserve off of Bordentown Ave (615) in Sayreville, between Browns Road and Cheesequake Road. - September 24, 2019 - Sammy's Hope

On August 18, Wear Your Nerdiest Costume and Run for a Great Cause at the Race 4 Research 5K in Cambridge

On August 18, Wear Your Nerdiest Costume and Run for a Great Cause at the Race 4 Research 5K in Cambridge

On Sunday, August 18, the ALS Therapy Development Institute (ALS TDI) will host the annual Race 4 Research 5K and Walk in Technology Square, Cambridge. The event will feature a chip-timed nerdy 5K road race (costumes encouraged), a 4-mile ALS awareness walk and wheelchair ride along the Charles,... - July 26, 2019 - ALS Therapy Development Institute

Joseph Peebles Does It Again

Joseph Peebles Does It Again

Triple Crown Winner in this year's Masters Outdoor National Track & Field Championship; At Iowa State Univeristy in Ames, Iowa Joseph Peebles wins 3 Gold and 2 Silver track and field Championship medals. - July 19, 2019 - The Peebco Energy Group

6AMRun.com Hits One Year Mark

6AMRun.com Hits One Year Mark

A look into the first year of business for 6AMRun.com, the first ever all in one supplement for runners only. - June 27, 2019 - 6AM Run LLC

SagerStrong Foundation and LLS Stadium Fun Run in Partnership with LLS Georgia Chapter's Team in Training

Calling all baseball fans and friends that run; join the SagerStrong Foundation and Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Atlanta’s Team in Training for the First Ever 3K Stadium Fun Run inside SunTrust Park, the home of the Atlanta Braves, on Sunday, August 25th. - May 22, 2019 - SagerStrong Foundation

4th Annual 5K Run/Walk for Disabilities to be Held May 19, 2019

4th Annual 5K Run/Walk for Disabilities to be Held May 19, 2019

Journey Found, Inc. is staging its 4th Annual 5K Run/Walk (Super Hero theme) on Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 9:00 AM. The 5K race will be held at Nevers Park, Chief Ryan Way, South Windsor, CT. They hope to bring awareness of the intellectual and developmental disabilities community, by spreading the... - May 01, 2019 - Journey Found, Inc.

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