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Newfane’s Mike Heitzenrater dedicated to 25-year daily running streak |  Sports

Newfane’s Mike Heitzenrater dedicated to 25-year daily running streak | Sports

At first it was subconscious, then it was a challenge and now it may be an obsession. Regardless of the reason, Mike Heitzenrater has a running streak that has lasted more than 25 years. Through 104-degree fevers, the births of his children and any weather imaginable, Heitzenrater hasn’t relented. He has altered flights, run through …

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Teel: Title IX opportunity set Hokies’ tennis pioneers on path to lifelong sports adventures |  Virginia Tech

Teel: Title IX opportunity set Hokies’ tennis pioneers on path to lifelong sports adventures | Virginia Tech

David Teel Richmond Times-Dispatch Anne Jones and Lynne Krulich completed the 1992 Ironman triathlon in Hawaii and ran the 100th Boston Marathon in 1996. They play in various tennis leagues and have competed in myriad adventure races — think cross-country running, mountain biking, repelling and paddling. The identical twins wonder if any of these adult …

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