Joan Benoit Samuelson

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Hartford Courant
Keflezighi A True Running AmbassadorFALMOUTH, Mass. — Meb Keflezighi and I both ran the Falmouth Road Race for the
Keflezighi A True Running Ambassador
Hartford Courant / Posted 18 days ago
FALMOUTH, Mass. — Meb Keflezighi and I both ran the Falmouth Road Race for the first time in 2007. Keflezighi, who at the time was best known for his silver medal in the 2004 Olympic marathon in Athens (the first marathon medal for an American since... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Marathon legends returning to Chicago raceThe last two women to set U.S. records in the marathon are planning to mark vic
Marathon legends returning to Chicago race
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
The last two women to set U.S. records in the marathon are planning to mark victory anniversaries by running the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on Oct. 11. For Deena Kastor, the current U.S. record-holder at 2 hours, 19 minutes, 36 seconds, it... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The race, not the time, is what really countsThe winter-spring piece of the elite marathon season, which includes half the s
The race, not the time, is what really counts
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
The winter-spring piece of the elite marathon season, which includes half the six annual World Marathon Majors races, ended in late April at London. The highlight was one of the most riveting Boston Marathons ever, with men's and women's races so... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Thousands of runners participate in Beach to BeaconMore than 8,000 runners from across Maine and around the world are in Cape Eliz
Thousands of runners participate in Beach to Beacon
WMTW Portland / Posted 1 months ago
More than 8,000 runners from across Maine and around the world are in Cape Elizabeth Saturday for the 18th running of the Beach to Beacon 10k. The race, founded by Olympian and Cape Elizabeth native Joan Benoit Samuelson, has grown to become Maine's... Read more
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USA Track & Field
USATF Elects a New Class of Top Runners to the Masters Long Distance Running Hall of FameJoan Benoit Samuelson gained fame first as an Open Runner, for winning the Mara
USATF Elects a New Class of Top Runners to the Masters Long Distance Running Hall of Fame
USA Track & Field / Posted 1 months ago
Joan Benoit Samuelson gained fame first as an Open Runner, for winning the Marathon Gold medal at the 1984 Olympic Games. Colleen DeReuck was a four time Olympian before running as a Masters athlete. But they are elected to the Hall on the basis of... Read more

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