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11th Annual Rotary Unity Run a community affair

...many other local projects. The race has drawn runners from as far away as New Jersey where a couple who met while running marathons came to Alaska for their honeymoon to race in the Unity Run to establish their commitment to their marriage and life together...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-07-21/11th-annual-rotary-unity-run-a-c
Dispatch
No resuscitations necessary after Peninsula's 1st Mouth to Mouth

...men's foot race at 1:09.06. The first woman runner was Debbie Cropper at 1:24.09. "Cropper, who has run in over 80 marathons, said the finish line was great. Those sandwiches rocked! she said of post-race food provided by Odie's Deli. Finishers...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-07-07/no-resuscitations-necessary-afte
Dispatch
What others say: Quest rest changes are positive

...more sensible distribution of rest periods along the trail, reducing the chance that mushers will make potentially dangerous marathon runs on minimal sleep.The organization says the changes didn't come in response to any particular incident, but it's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-07-20/what-others-say-quest-rest-change
Opinion
Allie Ostrander beats all the boys in junior Mount Marathon race

...girls and boys - in Friday's Mount Marathon junior race shocking. Don't count...when Ostrander dashed past him and into Marathon lore. "My mom said it was poetic that...make this race," he said. "Mount Marathon isn't just about the mountain, it...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-07-05/allie-ostrander-beats-all-the-boys
Sports
Ostrander seeks another record at Mount Marathon

...the prestigious climb known as Mount Marathon. The daunting 3,022-foot peak that...Chamber of Commerce, and since Mount Marathon is city property, the handles and rope...fifth straight junior girls race at Mount Marathon in 2013, extending the record. Friday...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-06-28
Sports
Area runners compete at Mayor's Marathon

...headed north to compete in the Mayor's Marathon on Saturday.Derek Gibson of Soldotna...Peninsula by taking second in the half marathon, running 1 hour, 16 minutes, 26 seconds. In the men's marathon, Seward's Delbert Leavitt was sixth...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/sports/2014-06-23/area-runners-compete-at-mayors-mar
Sports

McLEAN, Va. - Bob Ewing has gotten a lot of mileage out of his decade-old tuxedo and has even run a couple of marathons in it. Now he's been married in it, after he and his new bride made the 900-foot sheer climb on one of West Virginia's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2012-08-30-2
Outdoors

...Vernon, has no current plans to set another record of any kind. She says she's content running 30- to 100-mile ultra-marathons and disappearing into the wilderness regularly to climb peaks and hash out obscene mileages with friends.She's already...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-06-05-0
Outdoors
Mud run offers unique challenges

There are no shortages of marathons, half-marathons and fun runs on the Kenai Peninsula in summer, but an event this weekend is undeniably distinct from any of these other exercise endeavors. "It's going to be pretty squishy," said Kamichia...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/081508/out_262342889.shtml
Marathon Road traffic restricted for repairs

The Kenai Peninsula Borough on Wednesday announced limited access to Marathon Road for the next two weeks as workers improve drainage and repair potholes. Signs will be in place on the road restricting access...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-05-15/marathon-road-traffic-restricted-for
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