Mile News Tagged Craig Longhurst


2018 Camel City Elite Fields Announced

November 29, 2017

International fields include Bishop-Nriagu, Chelimo, Cheserek, D’Agostino, Engels and Manzano; event record guaranteed prize purse exceeds $85,000

From JDL Fast Track

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – JDL Fast Track has begun finalizing the fields for the 6th Camel City Elite indoor meet to be held in...

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Camel City Elite Launches Unsponsored Athlete Program

October 04, 2017

One male, one female to be selected for the 2018 Camel City Mile; deadline Wednesday, November 1, 2017

From JDL Fast Track

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Preparations are underway for the 2018 Camel City Elite Races, which will be held at JDL Fast Track on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Craig Longhurst,...

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Camel City Elite Ups Prize Purse for 2018 Meet

March 30, 2017

6th edition on Saturday, February 3 to offer more than $85,000 in prize money

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – JDL Fast Track has begun planning for the sixth edition of Camel City Elite, to be held on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Through its partnership with the Camel City Track Foundation, the 2018...

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Life in the Fast Lane

February 01, 2017

How a local runner—and an NCAA ruling—made the JDL Fast Track a winter haven for track athletes near and far.

By Chris Gigley, Winston-Salem Monthly

Winston-Salem and track athletes all over the state are lucky David Shannon loves to run and hates the cold. JDL Fast Track wouldn’t exist if he...

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Olympians, International Pros & Rising Stars Ready to Race to Camel City

January 30, 2017

Chelimo, Bishop, Oliver and Manzano headline February 4th indoor meet to be streamed live online by RunnerSpace; 5th edition to award more than $50,000 in prize money and bonuses

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – JDL Fast Track has announced deep fields for the 5th Camel City Elite, to be held in...

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Camel City Elite Adds Top HS Athletes to Open Fields

December 22, 2015

Anna Cockrell, Drew Hunter and Kate Murphy to battle pros and collegians at January 30, 2016 indoor meet

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – JDL Fast Track has added some of the top high school track & field athletes in the country to compete against the pros and collegians at Camel City Elite on Saturday,...

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5 Questions: Craig Longhurst of JDL Fast Track

January 28, 2015

"Running is such a social sport and we have tried to target athletes who are marketable and people want to hang out with."

By Pat Price, DailyRelay.com

Once again, the newest TFAA Board member, Craig Longhurst, has put together an incredible field and meet within a meet at the 2015 Hilton...

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Rowbury, Uceny, Leer Headline 2015 Camel City Elite Fields

November 04, 2014

Guaranteed $15,000 prize purse for Camel City Mile (men) and Mellow Mile (women) indoors on Saturday, January 31

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – JDL Fast Track has announced that two-time Olympian and former Duke University alum Shannon Rowbury, Olympian Morgan Uceny and 3:51 Miler and 2014 World Indoor...

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Camel City Crowdfunds Elite Races

January 02, 2014

Olympians David Oliver and Nick Symmonds highlight the JDL Fast Track's professional athlete development program and the February 1 Hilton Garden Innvitational Camel City Elite Races.

By Bring Back the Mile

A member of the inaugural BBTM Tour 2013, JDL Fast Track has expanded its professional...

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Making the Most of Your Mile: Camel City Indoor Mile

January 30, 2013

A 200 meter flat track in North Carolina vies to remove stigma that all flat tracks are slow with $4000 up for grabs in professional Mile.

By Bring Back the Mile

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - In August of 2011, a 105,000 square foot, 200 meter Mondo flat track, began to come to life in Winston-Salem,...

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