Alaska runners take on U.S. Olympic marathon trials in Atlanta

Anchorage (KTUU)- Five Alaskans will run in the U.S. Olympic marathon trials in Atlanta on Saturday. In the women's race Keri McEntee, Megan Youngren, and Anna Dalton will represent Alaska. While Aaron Fletcher and Anthony Tomsich will run for Alaska in the men's Race. The top three finishers in each race earn spots on the U.S. Olympic team in Tokyo. The U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials air live on KTUU, and coverage begins at 8:00 a.m.(AKST)

Olympic flag / Source: International Olympic Committee

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