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Women’s record falls at CIM

Dec. 7, 2014 For immediate release On a day of speed, Mazuronak, Chemtai race past challengers Volha Mazuronak’s surge down the stretch produced a women’s course record and Jacob Chemtai’s late move delivered a personal best en route to individual titles on a cool, fast Sunday at the California International Marathon. Mazuronak, from Belarus, pulled away from...

CIM boosts Sacramento

Dec. 5, 2014 For immediate release For 32 years, race offers competition, inspiration Amid the resurgence of the Kings, the stunning success of pro soccer and the return of prominent events to Sacramento, the California International Marathon continues to strengthen the local sports landscape. The 32nd annual race, set for Sunday at 7 a.m., has stood the test...

Baillie aims for CIM record

Dec. 4, 2014 For immediate release Women’s mark could fall; men’s race looks crowded Renee Baillie sounds ready, eager to come to Sacramento and produce a fast time, a victory and a course record in Sunday’s California International Marathon. Nickey Carroll’s women’s course mark of 2 hours 29 minutes and 21 seconds, set in 1999, appears in serious jeopardy in...

A Dry and Mild CIM!

A Dry and Mild CIM!

Dec 3, 2014

KCRA 3 Weather Report Runners, volunteers and spectators can expect a DRY CIM on Sunday. Expect patchy fog in the morning along the course temperatures will likely start out in the low 50s. Patchy fog will likely be along the entire course route and may produce drizzle or mist. Temps will warm into the 60’s for the afternoon. As a runner myself,...

CIM delivers runners to Boston

Dec. 3, 2014 For immediate release Fast course, cool weather, big crowds lend a hand The California International Marathon starts in Folsom and winds through Orangevale, Citrus Heights, Fair Oaks, Carmichael and Sacramento before heading to a glorious finish at the state Capitol. Where the CIM really leads to, though, is Boston. The connection spans nearly...