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Byline: Rachel Lenzi
Aug. 25--Maura Edgecomb is an avid road racer who runs in every kind of race format, from grueling marathons to speedy 5-kilometer races.
But when Edgecomb participated in the Duo Duel 10K relay last summer in Portland, she found that the relay format of the road race brought about a new kind of challenge. "There's the piece of the race in that you don't want to let your partner down," Edgecomb said. "There's a bit of pressure." Still, the 37-year-old Windham resident liked the relay format so much that she didn't hesitate to enter the race again. Edgecomb will be one of nearly 200 runners to take to the streets of Portland Saturday …