Tips to Marathon Runners
UPMC Offers Tips to Pittsburgh Marathon Runners - UPMC Offers Tips to Pittsburgh Marathon Runners PITTSBURGH, April 26, 2016 – For runners getting ready for the Dick’s Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, the UPMC Health Plan Pittsburgh Half Marathon, or the FedEx Ground Pittsburgh Marathon Rela y on May 1, specialists from marathon medical sponsor UPMC Sports Medic ine offer these last-minute tips:
‘Street Meet’ to Debut in Heart of Boston
World Record-holders to Highlight adidas Boost Boston Games June 17-18 BOSTON, Mass. (April 25, 2016)—The adidas Boost Boston Games, a two-day festival featuring a fan-friendly track event and the city’s first-ever “street meet,” will debut on June 17-18, organizers announced today.
April 2016 RUNOHIO E-Newsletter
My first marathon was the Glass City Marathon which use to be held on Father's Day. As a freshman at Ohio Northern University I entered with a few of my track teammates. My longest run at the time was 12 miles, but was in shape from cross country and track and finished 20th in 2:51. The following year I ran 2:34ish, then I won on my third try a year later in 2:27:17 and after my senior year I finished second in 2:24:00.
On the Run with Matt McGowan - from mid March - mid May 2016 print RUNOHIO
RUNOHIO was introduced at the 1988 Columbus Marathon and was first printed March 1989. My brother Jeff and my mom, Jean McGowan, assisted with the start of the publication. A number of ups and downs have occurred since we started RUNOHIO, but this issue starts our 28th year serving the running community.
USA Half Marathon Championships
The USA Half Marathon Championships will be held in conjunction with the OhioHealth Capital City Half Marathon in 2016 and 2017.
Arnold 5K Pump and Run
The 16th annual Arnold 5K Pump and Run was one of the 55 plus athletic events held during the 28th annual Arnold Fitness Weekend, which is billed as "The Largest Fitness Expo in the World". Arnold Schwarzenegger was on hand again this year to start the race. Governor Schwarzenegger said the "The Pump and Run is a true test of one's fitness as it combines both strength and endurance."
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Seventy runners plus one dog, on a 1,500 kilometer relay to deliver one pair of Diadora shoes! Diadora Making it Bright, by Larry Eder (sponsored by Diadora)
How many runners does it take to deliver one pair of Diadora N9000s?
Well, for this one lucky consumer in Barcelona, it took 70 runners plus one dog, a week to run, with package in hand, from Milano to Barcelona. The journey of 1,482 kilometers was captured on video, and in photos, by Diadora.
Amy Cragg wins the Olympic Trials! Desi Linden takes second and Shalane Flanagan holds onto third!
In the second of two Olympic Trials contested today, the women's race had the most drama. 2012 Fourth placer, Amy Cragg not only made the team, but moved up to the win. " I had spent four years training to improve one place," noted Amy after her hard won victory. She improved three places!
Galen Rupp dominates his debut marathon with U.S. Olympic Trials team! Meb makes team 4, and Jared Ward takes third!
In his debut marathon, Galen Rupp won the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials on a hot and humid day in sunny Los Angeles. Meb Keflezighi made his fourth Olympic team, second at the marathon, with his second placing. And in third place, Jared Ward, third in LA Marathon in 2015, made up a strong deficit and moved himself into third place in this hotly contested Olympic Trials.
Arnold Races to Kick Off 2016 RUNOHIO Grand Prix Series
Check out the races on the 2016 RUNOHIO Grand Prix Series – The Arnold 5K times and the Arnold 5K Pump and Run race times will be used to determine the RUNOHIO Grand Prix points.
The Arnold 5K will start at 9:15 a.m. on March 6th at the north end of the Greater Columbus Convention Center and run by the Nationwide Arena, around Goodale Park and return to finish on the north end of the Convention Center.