30 May '13, 7pm

Full field for the #OakleyMini10K can be found here:

New York, May 30, 2013 —A core group of American women will line up for the Oakley New York Mini 10K, going head-to-head with some of the world’s best international competitors on Saturday, June 8. The Americans will be led by 2012 U.S. Olympic Marathon team member Desiree Davila and eight-time NCAA champion Neely Spence-Gracey, while the international field includes 2010 and 2011 Mini champion Linet Masai of Kenya, three-time Olympian Kim Smith of New Zealand, 2013 NYC Half runner-up Diane Nukuri-Johnson of Burundi, and 2011 ING New York City Marathon runner-up Buzunesh Deba of Ethiopia, it was announced today by New York Road Runners president and CEO Mary Wittenberg. “We are lucky to have such a fantastic field of powerful and inspiring women from the U.S. and around the world in the race this year,” said Wittenberg. “The Mini has always represented the strides our fema...

Full article: http://www.nyrr.org/newsroom/press-release/world%E2%80%99...

Tweets

Who are the world’s best tippers?

Who are the world’s best tippers?

luxuo.com 30 May '13, 6pm

In a worldwide poll that aimed to gauge tipping habits around the globe, Germans have emerged as the most likely to leave ...

#Samsung unveils new #Galaxy S4 "Mini"

#Samsung unveils new #Galaxy S4 "Mini"

channelnewsasia.com 30 May '13, 10am

SEOUL: South Korea's Samsung Electronics on Thursday unveiled a slimmed down version of its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone ...

Blazing The Trail, Penn State's Alford-Sullivan...

runblogrun.com 30 May '13, 2am

Blazing The Trail Penn State's Alford-Sullivan Is Track & Field Pioneer Track & field coaching has a peculiar twist to it....

This day in history: The first women graduate from the U.S. Military Academy. Read more here: ht…

This day in history: The first women graduate f...

army.mil 28 May '13, 2pm

On the morning of July 7, 1976, 119 women joined the Corps of Cadets, establishing the first class of females at The Unite...

Masai Seeking Third Oakley New York Mini 10K Title

Masai Seeking Third Oakley New York Mini 10K Title

runinfinity.com 08 Jun '13, 10am

NEW YORK (07-June) — Kenyan Linet Masai is ready to try and make history on the roads of Central Park here Saturday at the...

5 of the world’s top sports experiences

5 of the world’s top sports experiences

aluxurytravelblog.com 04 Jun '13, 9am

Held every year at in Augusta, Georgia, this event is the headliner that every golf player and fan should attend in his or...

Video from Citibike's debut in New York City

treehugger.com 28 May '13, 2pm

Bike-sharing finally comes to NYC Clarence , our friend from Streetfilms , shot some footage at the Citibike bike-sharing ...

Venezuela to Pay Pensions to Full-Time Mothers

Venezuela to Pay Pensions to Full-Time Mothers

care2.com 27 May '13, 4pm

I can’t think of any woman who’s a mother who wouldn’t respond in the affirmative to the question “is motherhood a full-ti...

Escape from New York: Hudson Valley offers good golf

Escape from New York: Hudson Valley offers good...

golfweek.com 24 May '13, 7pm

STAATSBURG, N.Y. -- Six years ago, I left Brooklyn for the Hudson Valley, two hours upriver. There were many reasons. Fore...

Live like The Great Gatsby: the world’s best Art Deco hotels

Live like The Great Gatsby: the world’s best Ar...

aluxurytravelblog.com 31 May '13, 4pm

Thanks to the recent release of Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby, we’re currently suffering from 1920s fever. From its exub...

Violence against women "tolerated" in Singapore, AWARE study finds

Violence against women "tolerated" in Singapore...

todayonline.com 27 May '13, 11pm

SINGAPORE — An Association of Women for Action and Research (AWARE) survey has turned up “alarming” findings about rape my...

New campaign to raise awareness of violence against women

New campaign to raise awareness of violence aga...

straitstimes.com 27 May '13, 4am

The Association of Women for Action and Research (Aware) launched a three-year campaign on Monday to help individuals take...