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 [...]

By |2014-11-14T03:14:45+00:00November 14th, 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 [...]

By |2014-11-06T22:06:10+00:00November 6th, 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 [...]

By |2014-11-05T18:51:28+00:00November 5th, 2014|

Compston top 10 percent at NYC Marathon

Amy Compston at NYC Marathon on Nov. 2. 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 [...]

By |2014-11-04T03:04:11+00:00November 4th, 2014|