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4 hrs ago | WOODTV.com

From Oak Ridge - " Day 4

Easter Sunday night. Everyone one else has turned in and once again I've come to the Krystal to log onto the internet.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Competitor Magazine

Faces Of Boston: Lisa Georgis

Lisa Georgis finished last year's Boston Marathon in 3:49:15 and hopes to better her time by more than 15 minutes on April 21. I ran several races the got me a BQ, but my best times were at the 2012 Philadelphia Marathon and Central Park Marathon.

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Ghanamma.com

Meet the Man Who Runs Full Marathons with a Fridge on His Back

Tony 'the fridge' Phoenix-Morrison got his name from his unique way of running marathons - with a fridge strapped to his back.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Ghanamma.com

Meet the Man Who Runs Full Marathons with a Fridge on His Back

Tony 'the fridge' Phoenix-Morrison got his name from his unique way of running marathons - with a fridge strapped to his back.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Jewish Journal

Local mom-athoner pounds pavement for a cure

Shannon Griefer ran a 135-mile ultramarathon in Death Valley in the middle of July, across the scorching hot terrain in the glow of the fiery sun.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Wave

Heat of the moment

Ultramarathon runners, Nicole Matera, 23, left, and Nathan Longcrier, 41, are shown in the heat chamber constructed in the basement of Longcrier's Fullerton home.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WMUR-TV Manchester

Dannis ready for Marathon Monday

PLAYERS FROM THAT SCHOOL LEAD SUMMER. RIVERA SENIOR RETIRED LAST SUMMER WITH 652 CAREER SAVES, THE MOST OF ALL TIME.

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Examiner.com

Review: Hoka One One Shoes

Minimalist running shoes have been getting all the buzz over the past year, but a bulkier pair that's well, attention-grabbing, caught our attention recently.

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Chronicle Live

Newcastle ultramarathon along Hadrian's Wall returns in June 2014

The Wall - the UK's largest ultramarathon between Carlisle and Newcastle Quayside - returns in June 2014 and promises to be bigger than ever.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Stars and Stripes

Amputee veteran's Boston Marathon training is inspiration to others

Former U.S. Army combat engineer Edward Lychik, whose left leg was amputated at the hip after a blast in Afghanistan, runs with prosthetist Ryan Blanck in Tacoma, Wash., on April 7, 2014, in preparation for the Boston Marathon.

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Sun-Star

Musings of an ultramarathon spectator

WHILE most ladies were busy with other things, 250 of the country's tough women runners took part in the 3rd All Women Ultra Marathon in the wee hours of March 8-9, in Cebu City.

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Chronicle Live

Tony the Fridge hangs up his 42kg appliance after gruelling double marathon nightmare

Families in Fellgate say they were left in shock after the horror crash on the eastbound carriageway of the A194 Leam Lane in South Tyneside at around 11am yesterday The Chronicle understands that some senior players wanted to know why Hatem Ben Arfa found himself back in the team so quickly following the dressing room bust-up between Pardew and ... (more)

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

KKIQ-FM Pleasanton

Diablo Trails Challenge

April 19th Mount Diablo Diablo Trails Challenge has a run for everyone from those hitting the trail for the first time to experienced ultra-runners with a 5k, 10k, Half Marathon and 50K.

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Laughing Squid

Marathon Runner Documents His Experiences Running a 135 Mile Ultramarathon in Brazil

Back in January Josh Spector ran the Brazil 135 , a 135 mile ultramarathon that he documented with a GoPro head mount.

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Denver Post

Leadville couple planning to scale, ski 14 fourteeners in only 14 days

Anna and Rohan Lauer Roy of Leadville pose atop Mount Shasta in California. "When you get up at 4 a.m., it's amazing what you can do," Rohan says.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Examiner.com

Mountain runners dominate Colorado Running Hall of Fame

Of the five athletes inducted into the 2014 class of the Colorado Running Hall of Fame, three enjoy roots in mountain and trail running .

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Al Bawaba

Going the distance: 10 Middle Eastern ultramarathons for the extreme athlete

Image 1 of 10: Marathon of the Sands: Coined the "toughest race on earth," this 251km trek across the Sahara is a challenge for even the ultra of ultramarathoners.

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Sun-Star

Casta eto, Cawa conquers Run For Life 2

OUTRUNNING other foot racers from the city, Cesar CastaA eto Jr. and Girlie Rose Cawa topped the male and female divisions in the 18-kilometer category of the recent "Run For Life 2" held at Burnham Park, Lake Drive April 6. CastaA eto clocked 1 hour 10 minutes and 41 seconds while Cawa ruled the distaff side with 1 hour 48 minutes and 55 seconds, ... (more)

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Independent.ie

Grassroots club of the Week: Inishowen Athletics Club

This will be a big weekend for the members of Inishowen AC, the most northerly athletics club in Ireland, based on the Inishowen peninsula in Co Donegal.

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Deseret News

Ways to productively deal with failure

Last weekend, I ran my first 50K . After a grueling 27 miles, I had to accept defeat.

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