Traci Kresser cruises to victory @ Loop the Lake
Apr 12, 2014 - Loop the Lake 8k (Des Moines, IA) - Traci Kresser was first female at the 14th Loop the Lake 8k in 30:17. Runablaze Iowa treasurer and founder Tim Ives was 2nd in 29:26, his tuneup for the Boston Marathon.
Casey McDermott finishes 2nd in Drake 5k
Apr 11, 2014 - Jim Duncan Invitational (Des Moines, IA) - Casey McDermott was 2nd at the Jim Duncan Invitational track meet 5000 meter in 17:08.96 and Ben Jaskowiak was 9th in the men’s race in 14:55.73.
Danna Herrick cruises to a two minute PR in Go! half marathon
Apr 6, 2014 - Go! St. Louis half marathon (St. Louis, MO) - Danna Herrick ran a best at the Go! St Louis Half-Marathon in 1:17:25 placing 4th, over two minutes faster than her previous PR.
Chris Robertson finishes 3rd in NIRCA half marathon
Apr 5, 2014 - NIRCA Half-Marathon (Bloomington, IN) - Chris Robertson was 3rd at the NIRCA Half-Marathon national championship in 1:12:26.
Marie Schofer wins 5k on the track at Cornell
Apr 5, 2014 - Cornell Invitational (Mt. Vernon, IA) - Marie Schofer won the Cornell Invitational track meet 5000 meter in 17:50. It was her first track race in two years.
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Runablaze Iowa is based out of Des Moines with club members statewide. Our mission is to develop and support post-collegiate, Iowa-based distance runners. We aspire to be competitive at individual and team events at the local, regional, and national level in the sports of road racing, track & field, and cross country. We are a USA Track & Field Elite Development Club and our goal is to provide our athletes as much as they require in terms of coaching, training gear, and travel expenses to national championship races. Runablaze Iowa was formed in 2006 and is 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.