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14
NOV
2014

Amy Compston in December Runner’s World magazine

ASHLAND, Ky. – Amy For Africa co-founder Amy Compston is in the December issue of Runner’s World magazine. The marathoner who is the face and feet behind the Amy For Africa mission was eighth in community voting for a cover contest last summer. Compston was third among women in...
07
NOV
2014

Recap of Amy For Africa marathon season

Here is a recap of the marathon season for Amy For Africa’s Amy and Chris Compston. It started back in April with the Boston Marathon and finished the first Saturday in November with the New York City Marathon. Twenty-thousand gospel tracts were also passed out during the eight...
06
NOV
2014

A 5K walk to remember

By MARK MAYNARD/ The Independent Let’s face it: You have to be opportunistic in life. I mean, how many times, if ever, do you have the chance to walk hand in hand with the love of your life down the middle of the road in New York City? It happened for me on Saturday. My wife and...
05
NOV
2014

AFA runner Chris Compston sizzles in NY 5K

NEW YORK ­– Chris Compston was 301st out of 7,424 finishers in the Dash to the Finish Line 5K at the New York City Marathon last weekend. Ten runners representing Amy For Africa participated in the 5K a day before the NYC Marathon. The race took runners through downtown New York...
04
NOV
2014

Compston top 10 percent at NYC Marathon

NEW YORK – New York was introduced to Amy For Africa. Marathoner Amy Compston was among the top 10 percent of all finishers in the 2014 New York City Marathon on Sunday in blustery conditions. She finished in a time of 3:33.22, placing her at 5,061 out of 50,640 finishers....