Beach to Beacon 10k

Beach to Beacon 10k

August 01, 2018

Ben True And Molly Huddle Lead Deep Fields For The TD Beach To Beacon 10k

The men's field includes Jake Robertson, Shadrack Kipchirchir, Stephan Sambu, Callum Hawkins, Lopez Lomong while Huddle will face Sandrafelis Chebet Tuei (30:57 PB), Emily Sisson, Ababel Yeshaneh (30:35 PB) and Gwen Jorgensen.
July 17, 2018

August 4: Molly Huddle And Ben True Lead Fields For 2018 TD Beach To Beacon 10K

Both fields are very deep as sthe men's side has Jake Robertson, Stanley Biwott, Stephen Sambu, Chris Derrick, Callum Hawkins, Shadrack Biwott, Lopez Lomong and more. The women are lead by 65:07 half-marathoner Caroline Kipkirui, NYC Half champ Buze Dirba, Emily Sisson and Gwen Jorgensen.
August 06, 2017

Mary Keitany Lowers Her Course Record For Repeat Win And Stephen Kosgei Kibet Holds Off Ben True To Reclaim Title At Beach To Beacon 10K

Kosgei ran 27:55 to beat out True by 1-second while Keitany won comfortably in 30:41 and Shalane Flanagan was the top American in 4th, with an identical 31:14 time as former Olympic champ Meseret Defar.
July 21, 2017

Maine Native Ben True and Mary Keitany of Kenya Returning to Defend Crowns at Special 20th TD Beach to Beacon 10K Road Race

Ben True And Mary Keitany Face Super Deep Fields As They Return To Defend Their Titles At Beach To Beacon 10K True faces a deep field that includes Stephen Sambu, Tariku Bekele, Abdi Abdirahman, Cam Levins and Dan Huling while Keitany is up against Shalane Flanagan, Jordan Hasay, Meseret Defar, Joyce Chepkirui and Wude Ayalew.
August 06, 2016

Maine Native Ben True (28:17) Becomes First American To Win TD Beach To Beacon 10K; Mary Keitany Blasts 30:45 Course Record After Olympic Snub

True and Keitany were frustrated to be left off their respective Olympic teams and both athletes responded by earning historic wins in Cape Elizabeth, Maine on Saturday morning. True led a U.S. 1-2 as Dathan Ritzenhein (28:27) was second with sub-27:00 Kenyan William Malel Sitonik (28:31) third in his road race debut. Emily Sisson (32:20) was the top American woman in fourth. *MB: Ben MF True 1 and Ritz 2 at Beach 2 Beacon. 1st American win ever. *MB: Ritz is totally pumped after Beach to Beacon: "I think I can have a really special race in New York."
August 05, 2016

2016 Beach To Beacon Preview: Ben True, Eric Jenkins & Dathan Ritzenhein Look to Bounce Back from Olympic Trials Heartbreak, Mary Keitany Is Set to Dominate and the Return of Tariku Bekele - 6 Takeaways from the Press Conference

With the Olympics still a week away, the best racing action of the week is in Maine, where several U.S. and international stars will gather for the 19th TD Beach to Beacon 10K. We caught up with Ritz (he's fit and possibly in road PR shape), Bekele (he's healthy), True and several others on Friday including Keitany, who said all the right things but was clearly still miffed that she won't be running the Olympic marathon.
August 03, 2016

Great Fields Set For Saturday's Beach To Beacon 10K: Ben True, Dathan Ritzenhein, Former Marathon WR Holder Patrick Makau And Mary Keitany Headline

Men's race also has Sam Chelanga, Abdi Abdirahman and Eric Jenkins while Keitany faces defending champ Wude Ayalew, Joyce Chepkirui, Aliphine Tuliamuk, Sara Hall and Jordan Hasay.
August 01, 2015

Stephen Kosgei (28:28) & Wude Ayalew (31:55) Claim Titles at 2015 TD Beach to Beacon 10K; Former Oregon Standouts Eric Jenkins (28:50) & Alexi Pappas (32:56) Lead American Finishers

Jenkins wasn't content to end his season with a stroll as he was the only American man that tried to hang in the African lead pack. The battle in the women's race was very tight for both the win and top American honors. Post-race interviews with Laura Thweatt, Alexi Pappas, Diane Nukuri, Stephen Kosgei, Moses Kipsiro, Eric Jenkins, and Maksim Korolev.
July 31, 2015

Americans Ready to Battle for Bragging Rights, Dedicated Purse at TD Beach to Beacon 10-K

Thanks to Dunkin Donuts we've got American bonus prize money.

July 31, 2015

Daniel Salel Confident Contender at TB Bank Beach to Beacon 10-K

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July 31, 2015

LRC 2015 Beach To Beacon Preview, Plus Updates From Eric Jenkins, Will Geoghegan, Riley Masters, Christo Landry, Abdi, And Why Uganda Trails Kenya

We preview Beach to Beacon with updates from of America's stars, including Eric JenkinsWill Geoghegan, Riley Masters, Christo Landry and Abdi. And we explain the photo to your right.
July 30, 2015

Stephen Kibet, Stanley Biwott, Moses Kipsiro, Eric Jenkins, Abdi Abdirahman, Headline Field For 18th TD Beach To Beacon 10K On Saturday In Cape Elizabeth, Maine

Kibet with a 58:54 half PR is the class of the field that also has Micah Kogo, Will Geoghegan, Christo Landry, Riley Masters, Aaron Braun, Maksim Korolev and Chris Solinsky. The women are lead by defending champ Gemma Steel, Emily Sisson, 5-time world xc medalist Meselech Melakamu, Diane Nukuri Alexi Pappas and Laura Thweatt. *Full Fields
*Ben True Pulls Out Of B2B With Fatigue From Standard USAs/Standard Chasing In Europe Many top Kenyans (including Patrick Maka and Emily Chebet) also pulled out of the race due to the sudden death of their agent, Zane Branson.

August 04, 2014

RRW: Student of the Sport, Jordan Hasay Learned Lessons at Debut 10K

Hasay was happy with her result (32:21 for 4th) and learned a big advantage of road racing can be having the sub-elite men to race against when she gets dropped by the lead women.

August 02, 2014

Gemma Steel Edges Shalane Flanagan; Bedan Karoki Powers to Victory Over Final Mile at 2014 TD Beach to Beacon

Gemma Steel had the best run of her life to defeat Shalane Flanagan while Bedan Karoki defeated the fastest run ever by an American inBen True.