New wave of elite women ready to make mark
NEW YORK -- It's not exactly a baton pass, but the elite Americans at the forefront of the New York City Marathon women's field do represent a new group charging into the next four-year Olympic cycle.
None of the three women who represented the United States in London this summer -- Shalane Flanagan, Kara Goucher and Desiree Davila -- will compete in New York on Sunday. Davila just began training again after an injury spoiled her Olympic race, while Goucher and Flanagan opted not to run ...
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