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  • Spring Lake 5 2014 start line
    Want to run the 2015 Spring Lake 5?
    The 39th Annual Spring Lake Five will be held on Saturday, May 23, 2015 in Spring Lake, New Jersey. The event has grown in popularity over the 39 years and is now the unofficial kick off of the summer racing season not only at the Jersey Shore but...
  • Frigid foot races beckon runners for Super Bowl weekend
    Frigid foot races beckon runners for Super Bowl weekend
    Gearing up for Super Bowl Sunday, area runners are hitting the snowy pavement in and around Wisconsin for winter races. Weekend highlights include a sub-zero race, pre-game 5K, and snowshoe runs. A local running club comedy night social is also...
  • Armpocket Ultra i-35 review:  Perfect armband for runners with large phones
    Armpocket Ultra i-35 review: Perfect armband for runners with large phones
    A few years ago smaller was better, especially when it came to a device you carried while running. Some of us ran with tiny iPod Shuffles, Nanos or some other mini MP3 player. Now, many of us don’t like to leave the house without our phones,...
  • Winter Series II
    2015 PPRR Winter Series progress at the halfway point
    On Jan. 24, 2015 a fast and enthusiastic field of runners from all over the front range and as far away as Johnston, Iowa converged upon the Norris Penrose Event Center to test their skills on the snowy dirt paths of Bear Creek Park at the base of...
  • Spin classes for marathon cross-training
    Five cross-training workouts that can keep your marathon program fun
    You're signed up for your first marathonand committed to a training program. Everything's going great, but when "cross-training" days come up on the program, you feel a little lost. You're not alone.Should you play sports?...
  • ORC Winter Series
    Ocean Running Club to host 29th Annual Winter Series
    The Ocean Running Club’s 29th Annual Winter Series will begin this Sunday January 25, 2015 at Ocean County Park in Lakewood, New Jersey. The series will continue every Sunday through February 22. The 4 Mile races begin at 11 a.m. with race...
  • Chili run, snowshoe races and indoor marathon draw late January joggers
    Chili run, snowshoe races and indoor marathon draw late January joggers
    January’s last full weekend is teeming with winter races and running events in and around Wisconsin. Among the featured picks are several snowshoe races, a January chili run, and an indoor marathon.Participants, spectators, and race...
  • Runners gather at Asbury Park Train Station
    All aboard and get ready to run
    On Sunday, February 22, 2015 runners and walkers will meet at Johnny Mac’s House of Spirits located at 208 Main Street in Asbury Park, N.J. They will check in for a unique run hosted by the Jersey Shore Running Club along the Jersey Shore....
  • Forte Animal Rescue becomes an official nonprofit for ASICS LA Marathon
    Forte Animal Rescue becomes an official nonprofit for ASICS LA Marathon
    Forte Animal Rescueis an official charity selection for the 2015 Asics LA Marathon. This means that any runner wishing to register for the ASICS LA Marathon may choose to sign up as a member of the Forte marathon team directly from the ASICS LA...
  • Summit Avenue
    Why You Should Run On Summit Avenue
    The shortness of breath. The stitch in your side. Why am I out here?And then the elated feeling of accomplishment; the ecstasy of the after-run high. This coming from someone who once hated running. Why would I go out for a run when I can go out...
  • Birhanu Gedefa
    Birhanu Gedefa wins 2015 Houston Marathon
    Running the sixth fastest winning time in event history, Ethiopia’s Birhanu Gedefa won the 2015 Houston Marathon on Sunday, January 18, 2015. His time of 2:08:03 was also the eight fastest overall time in Houston Marathon history.The 30-year...
  • Running for  fun and friendship with the UVC Running Club
    Running for fun and friendship with the UVC Running Club
    Many runners are content to do their running and training alone while other athletes are more social beings that like or need companionship as motivation to get out and pound the pavement. For those runners seeking new friends to enjoy their sport...
  • Antarctica Marathon
    Win a chance to run the Antarctica Marathon this March
    Interested in running 26.2 miles on the windiest and coldest continent in the planet? If so, Vibram, the shoe brand famous for its soles and FiveFingers, will be sending one lucky winner to Antarctica to do just that.The winner of the random...
  • Castaway Cay Challenge 5K race
    runDisney and Disney Cruise Line host inaugural Castaway Cay Challenge 5K
    On Jan. 14, more than 700 runners finished the inaugural Castaway Cay Challenge. Hosted by runDisney and Disney Cruise Line (DCL), the 5K race took place on DCL’s private island in the Bahamas and kicked off a new series of race challenges...
  • Willing to risk for the endorphins
    Risking: How to cope with chronic pain
    THOUGHT OF THE DAY. For two years, the first thing I experienced when I woke and the last thing I felt before falling asleep was pain in my thigh from a less than successful hip replacement. I began a life of coping with chronic pain.Repeated...