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5th Annual Talimena 13.1 Run and Relay Registration is Open

SUBMITTED – The fifth running of the Talimena 13.1 Run and Relay is set for March 10, 2018, with the race beginning at Janssen Park in Mena, running up Mena Street, and over the Talimena Scenic Drive to the historic Queen Wilhelmina State Park, in an epic challenge for any long distance athlete. “The race features not only a running ...

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Buck Claims Third Talimena 13.1 Title

BY MELANIE BUCK – Clint Buck, an 18-year old Mena High School senior, was named the individual winner of the 4th annual Talimena 13.1 Run and Relay on Saturday, March 11, 2017 after completing the 13.1 miles up Rich Mountain in 1 hour, 59 minutes, and 57 seconds. Although this year was not his fastest time to complete the grueling ...

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Date for 4th Annual Talimena ½ Marathon to Benefit PCDC Set

The Polk County Developmental Center has announced the date of the 4th Annual Talimena ½ Marathon will be Saturday, March 11, 2017. The primary purpose of this event is to support the programs for physically and mentally challenged adults and children who benefit each day by the services provided by the Polk County Developmental Center (PCDC). Ongoing services and programs ...

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Don’t Miss This Saturday’s Talimena 13.1

BY MELANIE BUCK – The Talimena 13.1 Run and Relay is coming up this Saturday, March 12th and has had many participants pre-register, assuring for a good race. The annual half marathon will see runners start off in Janssen Park for this one-of-a-kind half-marathon that proves to be difficult for even the most experienced of runners. After leaving the starting ...

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Save the Date: Talimena 13.1 Coming Soon

BY MELANIE BUCK – The Talimena 13.1 Run and Relay is coming up fast and prices for registration will go up soon for this year’s event. The annual half marathon will see runners start off in Janssen Park for this one-of-a-kind half-marathon, running up Mena Street and trekking over the Talimena Scenic Byway to the Queen Wilhelmina State Park at ...

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It’s Marathon Time on the Talimena Drive!

BY MELANIE BUCK – news@mypulsenews.com Organizers of the Talimena 13.1 Run and Relay have opened registration for this year’s event. The annual half marathon will see runners start off in Janssen Park for this one-of-a-kind half-marathon, running up Mena Street and trekking over the Talimena Scenic Byway to the Queen Wilhelmina State Park at the top of Rich Mountain. This ...

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