25 min ago
Woman, 3 children to run race to remember father killed by drunk driver
When Melinda Kunz first found out her husband had been hit by a car, she said she braced herself for a trip to the hospital, but never imagined he had died.
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5 hrs ago
The Waterland Blog
Walking in Balance: Happy Feet for Better Health - FREE classes at Library
How you take care of your feet can have a huge impact on your health. Join foot expert Eric Sach as he shares his knowledge of easy solutions to avoid foot problems.
9 hrs ago
The Latest Trend in Pavement-Pounding Footwear: Mega-Cushioning
Runners are about to get a little whiplash: Starting in 2006, minimalist shoes multiplied on store shelves like the waif-thin cousins of the typical running shoe.
11 hrs ago
Social Media is a life sentence
Before you take the next step of using social media for business purposes, realize that it's a life sentence .
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Ultramarathon fun run through geothermal valley
For the first time in the history of the Tarawera Ultramarathon, runners will have the opportunity to run through Te Puia and Te Whakarewarewa Geothermal Valley, and past the world-famous Pohutu Geyser, as part of the annual free fun run that leads up to the main event.
SHE was just supposed to escort another runner in the All-Women Ultra Marathon 50K but she pulled off the biggest surprise when she not only won the race but finished in record-breaking fashion yesterday at the Alta Cebu Village Resort and Convention, Cordova, Cebu.
Aspire's first ultramarathon attracts hundreds of runners
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Sat Mar 08, 2014
Fort Collins Coloradoan
The running life: Turning 50 never felt so good
After a long winter, I am looking forward to spring. We might get hit with more snow, but I hope the subzero cold is gone.
Omega launches triathlon team
THE Omega Pro triathlon team was launched yesterday and the members hope to make decent finishes in 10 major races in Cebu.
Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
ATHLETICS: Jo Musk lifts Cirencester AC's Athlete of Year award
CIRENCESTER AC and Triathlon Club enjoyed an excellent annual party and awards dinner at the Royal Agricultural University in Cirencester.
There are race courses that say they're flat, well the End of the Trail Half Marathon and 10K course is really, really flat.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Ironman? Yes, You Can: What a Triathlon Will Cost You
FIVE AND A HALF years ago, Chris Harris, a 33-year-old private-equity director in San Francisco, could barely swim a single lap.
Boston Marathon books cover triumphs after tragedy
With a little over a month to go before the 2014 Boston Marathon, a number of books have been published about the tragic events that occurred during last year's race, and the inspiring stories that have come to light since.
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Kara Guzman, Road to Rio: Learning to block out the pain and fatigue while marathon training
Freaking out the night before my first boxing fight, I pored through Sam Sheridan's "The Fighter's Mind", looking for something to hold onto.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
5 Unusual Running Shoes of 2014
Is it just us, or are running shoes looking wackier these days? We're not talking about the eye-catching neon and tie-dye color trend - we mean insanely thick padding and Vibrams made of hemp.
Tilehurst man takes on Sahara desert for Macmillan Cancer Support
Dharmesh Mistry is joining 1,200 other ultra runners in the toughest footrace on earth - the 29th Sultan Marathon des Sables, which starts on April 4 This determined Tilehurst man is going to run 156 miles in 50 degree heat across the Sahara desert to raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Iron discipline required in new Kielder races
IT already plays host to Britain's Most Beautiful Marathon, but now Kielder Water and Forest Park is taking things a couple of steps further.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Northern Virginia Daily
Dominant Harrison wins 50k Road Championships
The favorite to win the women's division going into Sunday's race at Caumsett State Park in Huntington, N.Y., Harrison wasted no time in putting away what competition she had.
The ultramarathoner's heart
The manufacturer's warranty on the human heart is about 100 years or 2.5 billion beats .
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Matt Butler: 'Crazy' tiger who tried to help a new country roar - and was sacked
Selfishness plays a part in elite sport. The nature of it dictates that participants spend a large amount of their time doing things only for themselves.