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Zach Bitter Wins, Maggie Yount Shatters Event Record at 5th San Luis Obispo Marathon

Joe Thorne sets Half-Marathon event record; Heather McWhirter women’s Half-Marathon champion; Endurance Town USA celebrates 5th anniversary edition in Central Coast-style SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (May 1, 2016) – On a sunny, beautiful Central Coast Sunday morning at the 5th San Luis Obispo Marathon presented by LeftLaneSports.com, Zach Bitter, 30, from Davis, Calif. and Maggie Yount, 32, San Mateo, Calif. were the overall male and female champions in 2:36:14 and 2:50:06, respectively. Yount, in her 26.2 mile debut, shattered the women’s …

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5th San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half Marathon Announces Elite Fields

Ultra national champion and world & U.S. record holder Zach Bitter and two past race champions headline top expected runners; event record prize purse available; register today to be part of the “Endurance Town USA” experience on April 30-May 1, 2016 SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (April 25, 2016) – The San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half Marathon presented by LeftLaneSports.com has announced its elite fields that include two-time USA ultra champion Zach Bitter, two past champions Van McCarty (inaugural Marathon …

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Family Fitness Day at 5th SLO Marathon Has Something for Everybody

Spring tradition event includes three run / walk races and free, fun healthy activities at the Madonna Meadows and benefits Jack’s Helping Hand; register today to be part of the “Endurance Town USA” experience on April 30-May 1, 2016 SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (April 13, 2016) – Race SLO, the organizer of the San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half Marathon presented by LeftLaneSports.com, has announced that its Family Fitness Day on Saturday morning, April 30 will benefit Jack’s …

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Ricketts, Spangler to be Inducted into SLO Marathon Hall of Fame

At the 5th edition’s awards ceremony on Sunday, May 1, 2016, local leader and legend will be recognized and honored by Race SLO and County Supervisor Adam Hill; register today to be part of the “Endurance Town USA” experience on April 30-May 1, 2016 SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (April 6, 2016) – Race SLO, the organizer of the San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K presented by LeftLaneSports.com, is proud to announce that Sean Ricketts and the late Dr. Paul …

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Race SLO, Healthy Running to Present Conference at SLO Marathon 2016 Weekend

Two-day continuing education program adds to 5th edition celebration; register today to be part of the “Endurance Town USA” experience on April 29-May 1, 2016 SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (March 16, 2016) – Race SLO, the organizer of the San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K presented by LeftLaneSports.com, and Healthy Running have partnered to present a conference for healthcare and other professionals interested in maintaining and promoting the health of runners. Held in conjunction …

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