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Asheville Citizen Times: The Rise of the Daphanator Many wonderful publications and established blogs have had sporting news to share about us through the years, read a few articles and catch up on the iDaph Event happenings!

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2015

 

BLACK MOUNTAIN NEWS — May 27th, 2015

Mayor Michael Sobol first in age group in 15k A quick glance at the results from the 2015 Asheville Kiwanis Biltmore Classic 15K reveals someone familiar to residents throughout the Swannanoa Valley. Finishing first in the 64-69 age group is bib number 859, worn by the mayor of Black Mountain, Michael Sobol…” (SEE MORE)

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GIRLS GONE OUTDOORS — May 26th, 2015

Young cyclist wins Mountain Sports Festival 50-miler If you’re still catching up from the Memorial Day weekend and the 15th annual Mountain Sports Festival, here’s some more news: One of the youngest riders in the inaugural Collier Lilly half century bike ride on Sunday, part of the Mountain Sports Festival at Carrier Park in Asheville, was also the first to finish. North Carolina Outward Bound School hosted the bike ride in honor of Collier Lilly. Nearly 100 riders enjoyed the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountain route…” (SEE MORE)

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MOMS MAGICAL MILES — March 24th, 2015

Asheville Half Marathon Has the Asheville Marathon finally come and gone? I was so pleasantly surprised when I was picked to be an ambassador for this race back in what….August? I feel like it’s been forever…” (SEE MORE)

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SWIM.RUN.EAT — March 20th, 2015

Asheville Half Marathon Has the Asheville Marathon finally come and gone? I was so pleasantly surprised when I was picked to be an ambassador for this race back in what….August? I feel like it’s been forever…” (SEE MORE)

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NORTHERN KENTUCKY TRIBUNE — March 18th, 2015

Paul Long: Though terrain may not show spring’s effects, March means running season has begun… As the sun struggled to rise past the clouds and start drying out the flood waters around downtown Cincinnati on Sunday, thousands of runners wearing shorts and T-shirts stood on the streets of the city, awaiting the booming sound of the starting cannon…” (SEE MORE)

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RUN THE GREAT WIDE SOMEWHERE — March 17th, 2015

TotR: Asheville Half Marathon Recap “…I wanted to share my race recap of last weekend’s Asheville Half Marathon.  It sure was a crazy weekend and I’m still exhausted!…” (SEE MORE)

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CITIZEN TIMES — March 15th, 2015

UNC Asheville runner wins Asheville Marathon at Biltmore… Asheville runners love their Biltmore Estate, but the love from Massachusetts runners was clearly shining through as well Sunday. Two Massachusetts-area runners were the overall male and female winners in the third annual Asheville Marathon at Biltmore Estate. Brian Schouler, 23, who lives in Asheville but is from Massachusetts, was the winner of the 26.2-mile race across the scenic, sprawling estate…” (SEE MORE)

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TRI-ING FOR CHINA — March 15th, 2015

Asheville Half Marathon at Biltmore I’d really been looking forward to this race! Ever since I did the marathon last year I was planning to do the half this year, and being selected as an ambassador only made me more excited about it. My friend Steph was an ambassador too and our friend Kim decided to run the full and our other friend Kristin was going to cheer and volunteer so I knew it would be a fun girls’ weekend…” (SEE MORE)

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CITIZEN TIMES — March 11th, 2015

Third time the charm for Asheville Marathon?… While runners and race organizers are hoping for a rare mid-March day of sunshine, calm winds and nothing falling from the sky, retired Marine Tom Mangan is hoping Mother Nature brings on all her maddening March fury. Mangan, 48, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, will be running for the third time in the third annual Asheville Marathon and Half Marathon at Biltmore Estate this Sunday, so far in its young life marked by stunning scenery…” (SEE MORE)

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GREENVILLE ONLINE — March 11th, 2015

Greenville runners head to Asheville Marathon… Stephanie Tiwari has heard all the horror stories of mid-March weather at the Asheville Marathon at Biltmore Estate, but she’s not worried. Tiwari, 33, a Greenville mom of three, said she is coming for the stunning scenery and the challenge…” (SEE MORE)

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CITIZEN TIMES — March 10th, 2015

Asheville Marathon at Biltmore 2016 entry opens Saturday… If you missed your chance to get into the third annual Asheville Marathon and Half Marathon, which is this weekend, Sunday, March 15, then get ready to sign up Saturday for the 2016 event. The third annual race, which takes place entirely on the beautiful Biltmore Estate, has sold out each year since it began…” (SEE MORE)

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2014

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CITIZEN TIMES — October 6th, 2014

Amazing Obstacle Course Challenge… “A favorite fundraiser for a major school system is getting a major makeover. The Buncombe County Schools Foundation is transforming it [sic] Amazing Race into the Amazing Obstacle Challenge. On Saturday, October 25th teams of all all skill levels will take to the custom designed course…” (SEE MORE)

 

CITIZEN TIMES — October 6th, 2014

The Resolution Run 5k to benefit Brother Wolf… “The Tails & Trails 5K has now come to an end, but there is yet another upcoming Asheville event to help out our beloved pooches. The inaugural Resolution Run 5K to benefit Brother Wolf Animal Rescue…” (SEE MORE)

 

CITIZEN TIMES — August 14th, 2014

LPC Triathlon and Blue Ridge Breakaway are Aug. 16-17… “From a young age, athletes are instilled with a sense of sportsmanship and the value of trying one’s best over winning or losing. This weekend, a pair of area events — Saturday’s Blue Ridge Breakaway and Sunday’s Leila Patterson Center Triathlon — champion this spirit by stressing participation over competition, making athletics feel less daunting and encouraging an active lifestyle through welcoming communities…” (SEE MORE)

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THE GREAT WIDE SOMEWHERE — August 11th, 2014

Asheville Marathon and Half Marathon Discount Code… “…Over the next seven months I’ll be announcing lots of exciting news and events related to the race weekend but we’re kicking it off with an amazing discount code for race registration. First let me tell you why I am excited to run this race and why you should register today…” (SEE MORE)

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MOM’S MAGICAL MILES — August 11th, 2014

2015 Asheville Marathon and Half Marathon - Discount Codes!… “…I ran this event last year (the half) and I loved it.  It was one of the most beautiful and peaceful runs I have ever done.  The course is entirely on the Biltmore Estate - away from the noise of traffic and civilization.  The front half is run on the mostly paved paths and trails open to Biltmore guests…” (SEE MORE)

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THE LAUREL OF ASHEVILLE— Fall, 2014

Splash N’ Dash Youth Aquathlon Why try one sport when you can try two, or even three? Introducing kids to multisport events is the idea behind the Asheville Kid’s Splash N’ Dash Aquathlon held at Asheville Recreation Park. The Splash N’ Dash is one of six events in the Carolina Kid’s MultiSport Series, running from June to October…” (SEE MORE)

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BAKE N’ BURN BOMBSHELL — August 4th, 2014

Would of Been (Friday) Fun News… “This week has been filled with lots of exciting news that I cannot wait to share with all of you!! So let’s dive into my Friday Favorites… 2. Asheville, NC Marathon & Half Marathon - Well, it just keeps getting better. I will also be an ambassador for the Asheville Half Marathon. I found out the good news last night! I’m not from Asheville nor have I ever been there. What I do know is…” (SEE MORE)

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CITIZEN-TIMES — August 4, 2014

LPC Triathlon in Fletcher goes retro “Fresh off the popular Lake Logan Multisport Festival out in Haywood County this past weekend, which featured lots of triathlon distances, the triathlon frenzy keeps moving…” (SEE MORE)

 

BLUE RIDGE NOW— July 6, 2014

Omnium bike races crank up local business “BREVARD - Hundreds of Lycra-clad cyclists pedaled through Transylvania and Henderson counties this weekend as part of the two-day Pisgah Omnium bike races, dropping gears and dollars at local businesses along the way…” (SEE MORE)

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TransylvaniaTimes12June14SnippetTHE TRANSYLVANIA TIMES— June 12, 2014

Second Annual Pisgah Bike Omnium Slated July 5-6 “The second annual Psgah Bike Omnium will be held July 5-6 in areas around Brevard and Etowah, brining riders from all over the country to compete in road biking events…” (SEE MORE)

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THE MOUNTAINEER— June 05, 2014

Ivey on the Run Laura Ivey, of Bethel, is not an athlete. Yet at age 35, she braved the early morning wakeup call and drizzly, overcast skies and ran the 15K in the 17th annual Biltmore/Kiwanis 15K/5K Classic on May 18. And she did it with a smile…” (SEE MORE)

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MIRACLES OF LIFE— May 21, 2014

Biltmore Kiwanis 15K and First Post Partum Race Last Sunday I ran my first race after having Colin, the Biltmore Kiwanis Classic Race 15K!  This was my fourth time running this race, the 15K option, and it continues to be my favorite 15K race…” (SEE MORE)

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RUNNING IN A SKIRT— May 20, 2014

Biltmore 5K 2014. “The Biltmore 15K is one of my all-time favorite races. I’ve been lucky enough to run the race twice.  The first time was just after I had just caught the “distance running bug” and race day was the first time I had run anything over eight miles. The second time I ran it…” (SEE MORE)

 

CITIZEN-TIMES — May 14, 2014

Biltmore/Kiwanis, Cradle to Grave races benefit kids “Two long distance mountain footraces near Asheville this weekend — one a classic and another on its way to becoming one — have the children at heart… The 17th annual Biltmore/Kiwanis 15K/5K Classic, which starts close to dawn on May 18 at the Biltmore Estate, not only has the “classic” built into its title, it has become an Asheville institution…” (SEE MORE)

 

CITIZEN-TIMES : GIRLS GONE OUTDOORS — May 6, 2014

Sign up quick for Biltmore Kiwanis 15K/5K “All you runners looking the Ramble Run 5K/12K, which had been held on Mother’s Day weekend the past few years, stop looking, it has been discontinued, gone to the 5K graveyard. But if you’re still looking to run a fabulously beautiful race in May, check out the 17th annual Biltmore/Kiwanis 15K/5K Classic…” (SEE MORE)

 

TRI-ING FOR CHINA — March 18, 2014

Asheville Marathon (at Biltmore!) “I said after my first marathon (in Paris last year) that I’d never do another. Half marathons are my distance of choice. But then I heard about the Asheville marathon - a race run entirely on the grounds of Biltmore Estate. I love Biltmore…” (SEE MORE)

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BALEGA MEDIA — March 17, 2014

Neon Socks at the Asheville Marathon “While other marathons tend to offer runners monotonous scenes of asphalt and high rises, the Asheville Marathon provides much more. Last week, thousands of runners braved the cold and rainy weather to venture through a hardwood forest, winding trails and manicured gardens of the historic Biltmore Estate…” (SEE MORE)

 

NEWS 13 — March 17, 2014

Asheville Marathon at Biltmore Estate “Running 26 miles is tough enough, but try doing it in the cold rain. Sunday’s soggy weather made for muddy conditions at the 2nd annual Asheville Marathon at Biltmore Estate. There was also a half-marathon race this year…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — March 16, 2014

Morseman, Gillette win Asheville Marathon at Biltmore Estate “Congrats to the hundred of runners who came back for another punishing year at the second annual Asheville Marathon at Biltmore Estate this morning! Bryan Morseman, 28, who hails from upstate New York, was the new winner on the modified course…” (SEE MORE)

 

HIBU South Asheville Life Front Cover Marathon 2014SOUTH ASHEVILLE LIFE— March, 2014

After the First Year’s Success, Asheville Marathon Returns. “The event, which held its inaugural run in 2013, will be back this year along with a new half-marathon option. With one year already under its belt, the Asheville Marathon is changing things up…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES— March 12, 2014

Adventure of the Week: Asheville Marathon “The Biltmore Troll will guard the bridge over the Bass Pond at Biltmore, directing half-marathon runners not to cross…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN TIMES— February 17, 2014

Hoyal, Chen winners of Frostbite 5K/10K in Fletcher. “Looks like the Frostbite races turned out to be  not so frosty after all. And holding a race a [sic] 2:30 p.m. rather than in the wee morning hours in the middle of winter also looks like a gooCd [sic] call - give the sun a little time to do its thing…” (SEE MORE)

 

CAPITAL AT PLAY— February, 2014

The Asheville Marathon at Biltmore Estate. “With breathtaking views, meticulously preserved forests, and activities for everyone among the 8,000 acres of property surrounding the Biltmore Estate, it’s clear that ‘America’s Largest Backyard’ is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise…” (SEE MORE)

 

VERVE MAGAZINE— January 30, 2014

Wonder Woman: Super Hero(one) Pulls a Quick Change. “It’s almost impossible to describe Micah Pylleyn without making her sound like a super heroine. While a list of the 38-year-old’s powerhouse strengths might include…” (SEE MORE)

 

2013

 

RUNNING IN A SKIRT— August 26, 2013

The Runer Behind The Asheville Marathon. “Ever wonder what it is like to be a race director?  I’ve always been amazed at the amount of organization that goes into putting on races.  Whether it is a 5K or a marathon, there is so much involved to get thousands of runners from packet pickup to the finish line…” (SEE MORE)

 

GET CHICKED— August 18, 2013

Rain, Roadkill & a Leotard: the 2013 LPC Triathlon. “I wasn’t going to do this. Frankly, I was afraid. I’ve noticed myself slowing down ever so slightly as I endure the Year of the Ridiculous, work stress, and lack of sleep. But after promises of free massages…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES— August 14, 2013

LPC Triathlon adds kids race. “FLETCHER-The second annual Hunter Subaru-LPC Triathlon directed by iDaph Events will start at 8 a.m. Sunday at the Lelia Patterson…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES— August 8, 2013

LPC Triathlon great event for families. “Marissa Hagan remembers thinking that, “triathlons were for real athletes,” when her mom first pitched the idea of their whole family participating in the Hunter Subaru-LPC Triathlon last year…” (SEE MORE)

 

ACT Bele Chere article July 25 2013

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES— July 24, 2013

Bye, bye, Bele there 5K: Asheville Track Club members look back at race’s 34-year history. “ASHEVILLE — In the beginning of Bele Chere, there was no Bele Chere 5K. But the young Asheville Track Club launched the iconic race in 1980…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES— July 23, 2013

Do you know what the first Bele Chere 5K was called? (Hint: Not the Bele Chere 5K) “It’s getting close, runners!! Possibly the last Bele Chere, ever, is coming this weekend. And that means…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES— July 18, 2013

Asheville Triathlon calls out the kids. “ASHEVILLE — Stephanie Wallace will get ready to race the Hunter Subaru Asheville Triathlon on Sunday with a warm-up Saturday night cheering on her 4-year-old daughter…” (SEE MORE)

 

Pisgah Omnium Times News article

TIMES-NEWS — July 8, 2013

Hundreds from across US break away for bike race. –>

 

BLUE RIDGE OUTDOORS — July 4, 2013

Weekend Pick: Inaugural Pisgah Bike Omnium. “Happy 4th of July! Happy Independence Day! The rain has been brutal all this week, but we are keeping our fingers crossed…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — July 3, 2013

Asheville Adventure of the Week: Pisgah Omnium “What: Inaugural Pisgah Omnium presented by Hunter Subaru. When: Races start at 4 p.m. Friday and run 8 a.m.-6:45 p.m. Saturday and…” (SEE MORE)

 

THE TRANSYLVANIA TIMES— July 1, 2013

Discover Your Optimum at the Omnium - Transylvania County. “iDaph Events, Cross-town Velo and Sycamore Cycles have announced the Inaugural Pisgah Omnium presented by Hunter Subaru this Independence Day…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — June 28, 2013

Inaugural Pisgah Bike Omnium coming July 4 weekend. “Yet another bike race is hitting the mountains. On July 4th weekend, iDaph Events, Crosstown Velo and Sycamore Cycles present the inaugural Pisgah Omnium presented by Hunter Subaru this Independence day weekend…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES— June 5, 2013

Asheville Adventure: Kids’ Triathlon at Cliffs/Walnut Cove. “This one’s for the kids. As triathlon season for the big people gets off and running around Western North Carolina, iDaph Events launches a new racing series just for ages 15 and younger…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES— May 30, 2013

Locals get big discount on Asheville Marathon this Saturday only. “Registration opens this Saturday, that’s June 1, for the second annual Asheville Marathon, presented by Hunter Subaru, which will be a couple weeks later this year on March 16, 2014…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES— May 29, 2013

Lung Buster Time Trial in Etowah Tonight. “ETOWAH– The second time trial in the Lung Buster Time Trials Series starts at 6 tonight at Cumming Cove Golf Club with a fast, flat 20K…” (SEE MORE)

 

TCR STUDENT GOLDEN FLEECE ASHEVILLE — April 19, 2013

Asheville Marathon draws unique crowd: 1,300 runners compete in Inaugural Marathon at Biltmore Estate. “Thirteen hundred runners raced a total of 26.2 miles in the Inaugural Asheville Marathon on March 3. Organized by Daphne Kirkwood of iDaph Events, the marathon started…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — February 4, 2013

Inaugural ‘Du the Asheville Du’ announces Corporate Challenge.’ “There will be a new corporate challenge at the inaugural Du the Asheville Du multi sport race March 23 on the Biltmore Estate, consisting of…” (SEE MORE)

 

Trail-Runner-Magazine-ThumbnailTRAIL RUNNER: ONE DIRTY MAGAZINE — January 29, 2013

Inaugural Asheville Marathon: Historic Biltmore estate hosts new spring marathon. “Western North Carolina boasts a backdrop of verdant forests and an endless mogul of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Nestled in all that splendor rests George Vanderbilt’s Biltmore Estate, site of the inaugural Asheville Marathon…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — January 23, 2013

Calling Asheville kids: Bike! Swim! Run! “ASHEVILLE— Jennifer and Kyle Olinger’s oldest daughter was tired of being a sidline cheerleader at her parent’s triathlon…” (SEE MORE)

 

2012

 

BILTMORE BEACON — December 27, 2012

Biltmore Estate site of first Asheville marathon. “America’s largest backyard, the Biltmore Estate, will be the location for the first full marathon to held in the Asheville area…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — December 26, 2012

Asheville Marathon almost full. “ASHEVILLE — The inaugural Hunter Subaru Asheville Marathon on the Biltmore Estate is nearly at it’s capacity of 1.300 runners. The 26.2-mile race, which is now a certified Boston Marathon qualifying race…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — December 7, 2012

Asheville Marathon certified as Boston qualifier. “According to race director Daphne Kirkwood, the inaugural Hunter Subaru Asheville Marathon course on the Biltmore Estate is now certified as a Boston Marathon Qualifier. The 26.2-mile rice will be March 3, 2013…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — December 4, 2012

Run with Asheville Marathon director, Chi Running founder. “If you are planning to run the inaugural Asheville Marathon on Biltmore Estate, or even if you’re not, and you just like to run, here’s a great opportunity…” (SEE MORE)

 

IDEAThumbnailIDEA — November 24, 2012

The Daphanator Arrives. ”Asheville mother, triathlete, and business woman Daphne Kirkwood launches iDaph Events and directs the inaugural Asheville Marathon…” (SEE MORE)

 

DAILY MARATHON NEWS — November 14, 2012

Train, Eat, Sleep, Recover. ”Recover is pleased to be part of the Asheville Marathon at Biltmore Estate as a merchandise partner…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — October 15, 2012

Registration now open for Biltmore/Kiwanis 15K and 5K Classic in May. “I know you’re still trying to figure out what races to run in October, and now you have to start think about next May already, but guess what, it’s that time…” (SEE MORE)

 

OUTSIDE MAGAZINE, OCT. 2012 — September 5, 2012

The best river towns in America: Asheville, North Carolina. “…And the recreational opportunities are only getting better: in March, the city will debut its new marathon, which runs through the meadows and gardens of the 8,000 acre historic Biltmore Estate…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — August 30, 2012

Inaugural Duathlon Race at Biltmore Estate. “The Biltmore Estate will play host to yet another outdoor sporting event. The inaugural Du the Asheville Duathlon will start at…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — August 24, 2012

Asheville Marathon hits 500 mark. “I know it’s really hard ot think as far away as March 3, 2013, but it truly is not that far off, and if you want to run the inaugural Asheville Marathon on Biltmore Estate…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — August 20, 2012

Hayball, Crane win inaugural LPC Triathlon. “Congratulations to the 150 athletes who came out on an early, rainy Sunday morning to compete in the inaugural LPC Triathlon at Lelia Patterson Center in Fletcher! To get so many folks up and out to a first-time event shows…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — August 17, 2012

Little, Ostergaard win Lung Buster Time Trial. “The final ride in the five-event Lung Buster Time Trial Series ended with a true lung buster last night with a 5-mile uphill course on Elk Mountain in Asheville…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — August 16, 2012

Lung Buster tonight in Asheville. “Don’t forget tonight is the final night of the five-event Lung Buster Time Trial Series! Liberty Bicycles hosts the fifth…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — August 14, 2012

Ride like Lauren Tamayo! “Liberty Bicycles hosts the fifth and final event in the Lung Buster Time Trial series Thursday night, Aug. 16, on Elk Mountain in Asheville…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — August 9, 2012

LPC Triathlon coming to Fletcher soon. “Did you catch the action at the Lake Logan Multisport Festival last weekend, which included an Olympic distance and sprint triathlon? Want to check out more upcoming…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — May 31, 2012

New race will take place on the Biltmore Estate in 2013. “ASHEVILLE — If Asheville had not yet secured its spot on the national running map, it has now. With the official announcement Thursday that Biltmore Estate and iDaph Events will host the inaugural Asheville Marathon…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — May 22, 2012

Girls Gone Outdoors: Lung Buster Time Trial Thursday. “The second rind in the five-event Lung Buster Time Trial Series starts at 6:15 p.m. this Thursday, May 24, on River Road in Etowah on a 20K…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — May 21, 2012

Girls Gone Outdoors: Biltmore Estate to host new marathon. “The Asheville running scene is truly on a runaway train. Not a week after the Asheville Citizen-Times announced…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — May 15, 2012

Girls Gone Outdoors: Biltmore Kiwanis Classic 5K/15K this Sunday. “It’s back!! The 15th annual Biltmore Kiwanis 5K/15K race to benefit the Kiwanis Children’s Charities is back on the Biltmore Estate this Sunday…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — May 8, 2012

Girls Gone Outdoors: New triathlon coming to Fletcher. “The LPC Triathlon will be Henderson County’s first-ever triathlon, coming Aug. 19 to the Leila Patterson Center (LPC) in Fletcher, presented by idaphevents [sic]. This indoor triathlon is great for all levels of athletes…” (SEE MORE)

 

GO MAGAZINE— May, 2012

The race of truth. “No drafting, no help from teammates, just your ability and some slick gear. It is called the race of truth because it reveals the truth about your ability…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — April 25, 2012

Lung Buster Time Trial Series kicks off a season of time trial cycling events tonight in Asheville. “ASHEVILLE— In the interest of promoting outdoor athlete harmony, Daphne Kirkwood is breathing new life into a bicycling series an dubiously dubbed it the ‘Lung Buster Time Trial Series.’…” (SEE MORE)

 

ASHEVILLE CITIZEN-TIMES — April, 2012

ASHEVILLE “In the interst of promoting outdoor athlete harmony, Daphne Kirkwood, a competitive triathlete and local race director…” (SEE MORE)