• Book Review
  • Run with the Champions: Book Review

    Written by: Joe Bosshard

    Run with the Champions: Book Review

    In Run with the Champions, award-winning running writer Marc Bloom feeds the voracious appetite of America’s growing running population in two ways: by creating a unique system to objectively rank the nation’s top 30 male and top 20 female runners of all time, and by revealing their little-known training secrets and strategies, from what they ate to how they trained for their biggest victories.

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  • Where were the Olympic Marathon Trials Participants From?

    Written by: Joe Bosshard

    Where were the Olympic Marathon Trials Participants From?

    If there is one thing that men and women who started the Olympic Marathon Trials race last Saturday proved it was successful runners can come from anywhere. The participants represented 41 different states. There were runners from the largest cities in the U.S. – New York (6), Los Angeles (3), and Chicago (2). There were also runners from unincorporated rural villages, seemingly in the middle of nowhere.

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  • 2016 USATF Cross Country Championships – Ripping Off the Band-Aid

    Written by: Joe Bosshard

    2016 USATF Cross Country Championships

    There comes a time when you have to put down the books and actually apply what you have learned. You can read countless articles, blogs, and write-ups about building a business, or a computer, or a model airplane, but that will only get you part of the way. At some point, if you truly want to learn and get better at something, you have to take action. You have to rip the band aid off.

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  • ROLL Recovery Offers to Pay All Entry Fees For Olympic Marathon Trials

    Written by: Joe Bosshard

    Entry Fees For Olympic Marathon Trials

    Qualifying for the Olympic Marathon Trials is supposed to be the hard part…not coming up with the money to get yourself to the actual race. Not only do all “B” qualifiers, which includes some serious Olympic contenders – Kara Goucher, Galen Rupp, Diego Estrada to name a few – have to pay for airfare and lodging, every athlete – A & B – has to pay a race fee.