A near record field of 6,725 women started the 34th edition of the Columbus Day race, with Huddle, Katie McGregor (Saint Louis Park, Minn.), Jen Rhines (Mammoth Lakes, Calif.) and Genoveva Kigen of Kenya leading the field through the first mile in 5:08.
As the field raced along Memorial Drive in Cambridge, Huddle and Kigen
After passing 5 kilometers in 16:14, McGregor began
Over the final mile, Huddle and Kigen were stride for stride and as
Rhines held on for third overall, running 32:16 to claim the runner-up
Highlights of the USA Women’s 10 km Championship are available in
About the USARC
The USA Women’s 10 km Championship was the ninth stop for women on the 2010 USA Running Circuit (USARC).
McGregor currently leads the women’s standings with 55 points, while her Team USA Minnesota teammate Antonio Vega (Minneapolis, Minn.) finished the year on top of the men’s standings with 44 points.
The USARC is a USA Track & Field road series, featuring USA
The 2010 USARC will once again see a record
The first ten U.S. runners earn points at
The mission of the USA Running Circuit is to showcase, support, and
For more information on the 2010 USA Running Circuit, visit www.USARunningCircuit.com.
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