Latest Road running Stories

2012-09-07 23:02:17

Nearly one year after suffering a stroke, 39-year old Phys Ed teacher Kirk Disrude is ready to run the Chicago Marathon. Libertyville, IL (PRWEB) September 07, 2012 Last September, Mundelein resident Kirk Disrude suffered a stroke due to an undiagnosed heart condition. By all accounts, the 38-year old Physical Education teacher and coach at Maine East and South high schools was in good health–he´d even recently completed a triathlon. His wife, Beth, who was 20 weeks pregnant...

2012-05-25 23:01:00

9,300 runners and walkers participate in the Capital Region's largest road race Albany, NY (PRWEB) May 25, 2012 It was another record year for the CDPHP® Workforce Team Challenge, which attracted more than 9,300 runners and walkers representing nearly 450 organizations. The 3.5-mile race, the largest road race between Utica and New York City, took place under sunny skies in downtown Albany on Thursday, May 17. The top male runner, Kevin Treadway of Albany Medical Center, finished the...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.