How to become a runner
People work hard here, they play hard and many of them like to run … far and fast ... In 2013, he finished 10th among the 26,000 runners competing in the Boston Marathon and third among all U.S. runners Leon now lives and trains in Eugene, Ore.,
Boston foundation seeking New York City Marathon runners
Martin Richard, of Boston, was watching the marathon with his family when two bombs ... poster that read "No more hurting people. Peace" made many see him as a symbol of peace. Charity runners are asked to raise $3,000 for the foundation.
Thirty Years On, A Leading Ambassador For Women’s Distance Running Keeps Going
Switzer and many other pioneers of women’s running set the stage ... In 1984, she was already a well-known runner, a two-time Boston Marathon champion. But she had endured knee surgery just three weeks before the first women’s Olympic Trials Marathon ...
For Boston Marathon's charity runners, resolve and camaraderie unshaken
Many are already making plans for how, next year, their participation in the marathon will be stronger than ever. Charity runners and fundraising have been part of the essential fabric of the Boston marathon for 25 of its 117 years. Since the Boston ...
How to Pick the Right Marathon
Unfortunately, I hear this all too often from many new runners who simply have no idea that signing up for a marathon sometimes requires a long ... If you hope to qualify for Boston, make certain you choose a certified course. Other than a time goal ...