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Runner dies after falling at UTMB’s TDS race

Aug 26, 2021

Runner dies after falling at UTMB’s TDS race

The race was stopped for the more than 1,000 runners who had not yet reached the accident site.

Cape Town Marathon becomes Abbott World Marathon Majors candidate race

Aug 26, 2021

Cape Town Marathon becomes Abbott World Marathon Majors candidate race

The race is the first race in Africa to be nominated to the Marathon Majors series.

Spartan invests in global long-distance hiking series HIGHLANDER

Aug 26, 2021

Spartan invests in global long-distance hiking series HIGHLANDER

The partnership aims to support the growth of HIGHLANDER, while expanding Spartan's portfolio into adventure hiking.

IRONMAN Group acquires Haute Route, Gravel Epic

Aug 20, 2021

IRONMAN Group acquires Haute Route, Gravel Epic

The acquisition aims to help develop The IRONMAN Group’s experience in the road cycling category.

Air Force Marathon cancels 2021 race

Aug 20, 2021

Air Force Marathon cancels 2021 race

The race, that was scheduled for September 18, will switch to a virtual event, with deferral and refund options also offered to participants.

New Jersey Marathon cancelled over COVID concerns

Aug 19, 2021

New Jersey Marathon cancelled over COVID concerns

It is the second year in a row that the race, ordinarily held in the spring, has been cancelled due to the pandemic.

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Chicago Marathon introduces vaccination requirements for 2021 event

Aug 19, 2021

Chicago Marathon introduces vaccination requirements for 2021 event

Participants will be required to provide proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test result to participate in the race.

Heineken named Official Non-Alcoholic Beer Partner of the Rock 'n' Roll Running Series

Aug 18, 2021

Heineken named Official Non-Alcoholic Beer Partner of the Rock 'n' Roll Running Series

The new partnership will feature the ‘Heineken 0.0 Beer Garden’ at the Finish Line Festival of Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Series events through 2022.

Falmouth Road Race introduces mask requirements at starting line

Aug 13, 2021

Falmouth Road Race introduces mask requirements at starting line

Race officials will provide all 8,000 participants of the 7-mile race with masks to wear before the start of the race.

GiveSignup | RunSignup opens registration for 2022 Winter Symposium

Aug 12, 2021

GiveSignup | RunSignup opens registration for 2022 Winter Symposium

The Symposium offers an opportunity for timers, race directors and nonprofits to invest in their education and network with their peers.

Charge Running partners with Prevention Magazine

Aug 6, 2021

Charge Running partners with Prevention Magazine

Participants in this October's Prevention Virtual Walk will have the option to participate in a live virtual event through the Charge Running mobile app.

Scottish race looks to become world's most expensive run

Jul 29, 2021

Scottish race looks to become world's most expensive run

The 193km Highland King Ultra is set to debut in 2022 with an entry fee of £15,499 (c. $22,000)