Two thousand volunteers assisted to make this logistically-challenging race a positive experience for the 9,000 runners in six different events occurring simultaneously along the course Runners in the Big Sur International Marathon typically have two natural elements to battle – the 16 hills along the rural, coastal route and the relentless headwinds coming off the […]
On an emotional day for Paula Radcliffe who ran the final marathon of her illustrious career here, Eliud Kipchoge of Kenya and Tigist Tufa of Ethiopia won the elite races at the 35th Virgin Money London Marathon. Kipchoge, a highly decorated former world champion, and Tufa, who had only recently risen to the top echelon […]
It’s an early spring morning in Boulder, Colorado, and I’m sitting in a local coffee shop drinking a piping hot coffee and trying to warm up. Typical for Colorado in early spring, it is blizzarding out, with a cold wet snow coming down. Just the day before, however, it was sunny and 70 degrees […]
Just four days before her unparalleled marathon career will come to a close at the 35th Virgin Money London Marathon here, Paula Radcliffe is grateful to get one more chance at the distance and said that although she had experienced some difficult disappointments –like dropping out of the 2004 Athens Olympics– she had no regrets. […]
Welcome to Colorado, Wylie Mangelsdorf! The Alaskan transplant has finished as high as third in the famed Mount Marathon and now brings those mountain running skills to Colorado. Mangelsdorf talks training, Alaska, and, of course, Mount Marathon, in the below interview.
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