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.
Winter training for elite runners often times means heading to a training camp for a few weeks. The real racing is still a ways off but this is the time of year that the training really picks up. The miles start to add up and the workouts start to get harder. Some elite runners go to higher elevations than their normal home base
Interested in getting into coaching? Want to learn from one of the best clubs in the US? Want to live in the running mecca of the US? Well we found an internship that might get you all kinds of fired up. Joe BosshardJoe is a former University of Colorado runner with a penchant for numbers […]
Amy Cragg and Shalane Flanagan found an extra gear after seeing a bear while out on a training run in Flagstaff recently. Can you guess at what point they saw the bear? Guess the point where @ShalaneFlanagan and I saw a giant black bear on our run this morning! #playdeadorsprint? pic.twitter.com/ZEf6zs2qM3 — Amy Hastings Cragg […]