Aegean Airlines’ gives its frequent flyers 40% Entry Discount at the Limissol Marathon, and “pays” them 100 miles for each kilometer they run!
I am so excited – I need to share this! 261 Fearless is an organization founded by Kathrine Switzer. She was the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, in 1967, when the race director tried to pull her off the course and take her bib number declaring that it was a men’s only race. … Read More
There’s a new way to receive guaranteed New York City Marathon entry, and, no, you don’t have to run fast to get it!
Let me preface this by saying that running the London Marathon has always been a goal of mine, and that, on Sunday, as I kept up with the running of the London Marathon on the internet, I wrote on a British friend’s Facebook page that we really have to run the London Marathon next year. … Read More
I’m terrified to walk on ice, let alone run on it. But these two runners ran 26.2 miles on a frozen lake in Canada to raise money for charity!
After a tumultuous year of on-again off-again for foreign runners, the Pyongyang Marathon in North Korea was run this weekend.
The Pittsburgh Marathon this May will be my 111th marathon! I’m honored to have been chosen as one of the official bloggers for the event!
This British mom of 5, has never run a marathon, but is confident she can do it in 5-inch heels! um… ok?
Note: this was originally published on November 6, 2012 under the title Hurricane Sandy and the 2012 NYC Marathon – Suppose They Canceled a Marathon and Everyone Ran?. I reread it today and cried. It is now 2 years since Hurricane Sandy and the 2014 NYC Marathon is this week. It is a good time … Read More
Bill Murray stopped everything in the middle of his guest appearance on Late Night with David Letterman, to “train” for the NYC Marathon! Watch this funny video.