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28 Jan Rory Fraser: US-based Brit sticking with track despite topping early-year UK half marathon rankings

Oregon-based Brit Rory Fraser says he has no plans just yet to step up in distance despite posting a swift early-year UK best at the Aramco Houston Half Marathon last weekend. The twenty six year old won the race on his official debut at the distance by...

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23 Jan Rock ‘n’ Roll Series Launches New Elite Program

Reaffirming its historical commitment to elite runners, Competitor Group Inc., (CGI), owner of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series, has announced plans for an elite athlete program that supports top-tier and developing international and American athletes in 2014. Full Article HERE also piece in NY Times about...

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23 Jan How Puma Can Compete With Adidas And Nike

Puma, currently a distant third in the sporting-goods industry behind giants Nike and Adidas, wants to return to its sporting roots, led by its new CEO Bjoern Gulde. The struggling brand's profits crashed 70 percent last year and its sales declined by 2.5 percent in...

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