Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Kicked Off Marathon Weekend with Inaugural 5k

Alaska Airlines Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle kicked off race weekend with an inaugural 5K on Saturday. Thousands of runners toed the start line, which took place at Tukwila’s Museum of Flight. Upon finishing, participants were treated to live music and a beer garden at the finish line festival. Sunday is the main event with the marathon and half marathon taking off at 6:30 a.m. at Alaska Airlines Field at Husky Stadium. Participants that ran the 5K and the marathon or half marathon on Sunday will earn the coveted Remix Challenge medal in addition to each race’s finisher medals.

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American Desiree Linden & Japanese Yuki Kawauchi Win Boston

Nicolle Monico / April 16, 2018

American and Hansons-Brooks runner Desiree Linden has won the Boston Marathon! The six-time Boston runner broke the tape at 2:39:54 to be named the 2018 champion. Close behind her was Yuki Kawauchi from Japan with a 2:15:58 time to secure his top spot. At the beginning of the women’s elite race, Ethiopian Mamitu Daska made […]