Breuters Wire Services
Sources in New York report that Charlie Ban ran 1:10:47 this morning in the New York Half Marathon, a PR of 9 seconds. Ban, seen above (file photo not from race), has set at least three PRs at the half marathon distance in the past two years. His success owes to the consistency of his hard training - Ban has been getting after it week after week and month after month.
Also, Emily Young PRed at the Tobacco Road half in 1:24:19.