January 17, 2016

Houston Marathon And Half-Marathon Results: Luke Puskedra Runs 61:29 (4th) As Lelisa Desisa Wins In 60:37

Mary Wacera was the women's winner in 66:29 as Sara Hall was the top American in 70:07 for 5th. Ethiopians Gebo Burka (2:10:54) and Biruktayit Degefa (2:26:07) were the winners in the full.
January 20, 2015

Kellyn Taylor's 2:28:40 In Houston Is Tied For The 6th Fastest Marathon Debut By An American

She's tied on the list with Shalane Flanagan. Taylor: "I feel like I've been good at a lot of different distances for a long time. I want to be great though and I'm hoping the marathon is what I can be great at."

January 17, 2015

RRW: Janet Bawcom Ready To Get Back In the Game At USA Half-Marathon Championships

For 6-months last year Bawcom was out of commission with injuries and health issues, but now says she is feeling like her old self.

November 04, 2014

Chris Kimbrough Shatters Women's Beer Mile World Record With 6:28

She broke the previous 17-year-old record of 6:42.

January 18, 2014

RRW: After Fall Marathon Disaster, Patrick Rizzo Ready For Chevron Houston Marathon

Interesting piece on Rizzo, who talks about how he became deaf as a teenager after getting braces and didn't regain any hearing until they came off 2 years later. The 2:13 marathoner is hoping to compete well after a disappointing race at the US Marathon Champs, where he "dropped out" and jogged home for 2:20 (18th).
January 10, 2014

Loaded fields Set For 2014 Chevron Houston Marathon - Aramco Houston Half Marathon To Host USA Half Marathon Championships

Meb Keflezighi leads a men's half field that includes Aaron Braun, Luke Puskedra, Shadrack Biwott and Josphat Boit. The women are led by Adriana Nelson, Serena Burla, Sara Hall, Mattie Suver and Lisa Uhl. Defending champion Bazu Worku (2:05:25) leads the men's marathon field while Afework Bekele (2:23:59) leads the women.
November 17, 2013

Michael Wardian Wins Rock 'N' Roll San Antonio Marathon In 2:31:19, Heads To Second Start Line In Las Vegas

Abraham Rutto won the half marathon in 1:07:16 over Patrick Rizzo (1:08:10).