This year’s USATF Club Cross Country National team and individual champions conquered an elite field — and a challenging course at the River’s Edge Golf Course in Bend, Ore. “This is the best cross country course I’ve seen in the U.S.,” said former marathon world record holder Steve Jones, who ran a few laps of […]
High-caliber runners descend upon Bend, a town in Central Oregon’s high desert, for tomorrow’s USATF Club Cross Country Nationals. They are surveying the championship course at River’s Edge Golf Course. “It’s by far the toughest and most ‘real’ cross country course I’ve ever run on,” says Bobby Reyes, who’ll toe the line with the BRC/adidas team. […]
The Big Apple is buzzing with marathoners they descend upon New York City. In the final hours of preparation for the ING NYC Marathon on Sunday, Nov. 3, the runners head to the race expo (pictured below). Pre-race HQ, the expo hosts packet pickup (where you get your bib and tracking chip) as well as […]
Jason Halberstadt jumped into the Denver Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon without much notice, but drew strength from the miles he regularly logs around the city. Here’s his race report. Last Sunday in Denver, Colo., I ran my ninth marathon. Normally I plan longer races like this out months in advance and put in lots of […]
What’s a women-only race like? Meghan Bruce, of Princeton, N.J., says racing the women’s Perfect 10 Miler race was like going to a party. That is, with some hard work and a P.R. in the middle. Check out her recap here.