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Fletcher qualifies for U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials

Not even a knee injury could stop Aaron Fletcher from qualifying for the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials. Fletcher, of South Anchorage High School fame, won the Indianapolis Monumental Marathon on Nov. 3 in 2 hours, 17 minutes and 23 seconds, comfortably under the sub-2:19 B Standard requirement for a spot at the 2020 Olympic Trials…. Read more »

Getting back to his roots, Fletcher drawn to trail marathons

After a star-studded college running career at Brigham Young University in Utah, Aaron Fletcher of Anchorage was looking for something different. The cross country and track star had dabbled in obstacle-course racing before turning back to his roots. “Growing up as a runner/skier in Alaska you can’t escape trail running, so I had some experience… Read more »

Ostrander, Fletcher help teams qualifier for NCAAs

She was 1,500 miles from Kenai, but Allie Ostrander felt right at home today in Seattle. The conditions were wet and windy, similar to Alaska. And she won the race, just like she did so many times in Alaska. The Boise State freshman achieved arguably her greatest accomplishment by winning the NCAA West Regional title,… Read more »