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Congratulations to Adam MacDowell for taking 37th place in the 2012 US Olympic Marathon trials today with a time of 2:17:27!!  All of his hard work and preparation really paid off.  Big River's Julie Lossos also qualified but was unable to compete due to a stress fracture.  Other area qualifiers included Serena Burla, Angie Turner, Jason Lemhkuhle, and Ryan Bak.  Click here for a great pre-race article.

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Congrats to Big River team member Adam MacDowell for running 2:18:47 at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon and qualifying for the Olympic Trials!! Great job to all Saint Louisans who ran Chicago. It was awesome to see so many Big River jerseys in the Windy City!!!

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Congrats to Big River Racing Team Members Brian and Margaret Lyons for being one of the fastest marathon couples in the country! Margaret ran 2:49:58 and Brian ran 2:19:18 (missing the Olympic Trials Standard by 18 seconds) at the Twin Cities Marathon Oct. 2nd.

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Three Big River team members were part of a group of 4,804 athletes from 93 countries that made the trip to Sacramento, CA to compete in the World Masters Athletics Championships, which were held July 6 - 17. 
 
Holding true to form, Tom Foley led the way by winning the silver medal in the high jump for the men's 50 - 54 age-group.  Tom cleared 1.81 meters (5' 11.25"), which was the same height as the world champion, but lost on misses at lower heights.  Ernie Snoodgrass finished 9th in the prelims for the men's 55 - 59 age-group 100 meter hurdles with a time of 17.73.  Ernie missed making the finals by a scant .02 seconds.  Bruch Auch ran 59.11 for 400 meters in the prelims for the men's 50 - 54 age-group.
 
Click here to read a USATF press release that mentions Tom Foley as part of the USA medal sweep in the M50 - 54 HJ.
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Congratulations to the 1407 people who finished in the innaugural MO' Cowbell Half Marathon in St. Charles, MO this morning!  Big River owner Ben Rosario won with a time of 1:08:48, followed by Big River employee Dave Spandorfer with a time of 1:12:23.  Katie Sutton of Kirkwood won for the women with a time of 1:24:03.

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Congrats to Big River's Kyle Barrett for finishing 10th place in a stacked field in the White River 50 Mile Endurance Run in Crystal Mountain, WA today with a time of 7:54:44.  Every year this has been a very competitive race and draws the attention of many high profile runners, so this was a daring effort.  Nice run Kyle!

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Big River's Andrew Person competed in this year's Big Shark Triathlon (.62 mi swim, 20 mile bike, and 4 mile run) in New Town, MO and finished in first place with a time of 1:29:30!  Nice race Andrew!

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