FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Running Down a Dream
American Women Invited to Run P.F. Chang's Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon
to Qualify for 2008 Olympic Trials
PHOENIX, Ariz. (November 19, 2007) – Elite Racing, Inc. invites all
American women who have the goal to qualify for the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team
Trials - Women's Marathon to run the fifth annual P.F. Chang's Rock 'n'
Roll Arizona Marathon on January 13, 2008.
As part of this special invitational program, accommodation will be
provided for all athletes selected to participate. In addition, a cash
bonus of $500 will be awarded to the selected athletes who run under the
U.S. Olympic Trials B standard time of 2 hours, 47 minutes.
All interested athletes must submit a current running resume to Elite
Racing by Friday, December 7, 2007 for consideration. Current running
resumes, including complete contact information, age and personal best
marathon time, must be emailed to . All selected
athletes will be notified by Dec. 14.
Athletes from the Hansons Distance Project, a nationally recognized running
and training program, will provide pacing during the race for the selected
group of Olympic Trials hopefuls.
"We are pleased to extend this invitation to our nation's top female
marathoners," said Tracy Sundlun, Elite Racing's Executive Vice President.
"The P.F. Chang's Rock 'n' Roll Arizona Marathon course has the potential
to be very fast, which we hope helps the athletes produce some outstanding