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Long road ahead. 14 week pp training log via @MegganFranks
by Meggan's Running Blog
posted December 7, 2014 at 3:49pm

Sunday: 90 min progressive treadmill run. I've been super sick so I ran inside giving myself the option of quitting if I was too sick to continue. Started at 7:20 pace, worked my way down to 6:44 pace. Good run.Monday: 30 min at a snail pace. Legs really ...more

2014 USATF Annual Meeting Recap via @laurenfleshman
by Ask Lauren Fleshman
posted December 7, 2014 at 3:11pm

Some other time I can write my entire history of my relationship to sport governance, ranging from blind optimism, to wanting to be the future CEO of USATF, to nice informative sit downs with former CEO Craig Masback, to puzzlement, to outrage and disillu...more

A Return to Cross Country via @laurenfleshman
by Ask Lauren Fleshman
posted December 1, 2014 at 10:42pm

Photos by Mark Stone. Third photo by Jeremy Topping. There’s a moment in every race that comes to mind first when recollecting. In the NY Marathon it was the look on a fan’s face as it shifted from enthusiastic screaming to genuine fear for m...more

Ready, Set, Turkey Trot!
by Pretty Tough
posted November 24, 2014 at 7:37pm

It’s that time of the year again when turkey lovers who love to run gather for an appetite-inducing morning of good-natured competition. On Thanksgiving Day, or very near it, runners across the U.S. lace up their shoes for some version of the trot....more

Turkey Trot 10K Recap + First Postpartum Win via @MegganFranks
by Meggan's Running Blog
posted November 24, 2014 at 10:04am

11/15/14 - Turkey Trot 10k - 40:51 for 1st overall person (11 weeks postpartum)2 mile w/u, 1.5 mile c/dResultsAs much as I hate to say it, I was a tiny bit disappointed with this race. It was suppose to be more of a "see where I am" type effort, but I got...more

Kara Goucher Takes the Gamble #NYCMarathon
by RunBlogRun
posted November 4, 2014 at 10:41am

Goucher_KaraBlanket-NYCM14.JPG Kara Goucher, staying warm, 2 November 2014, photo by PhotoRun.net Even with her special blanket from her son, Colt, Kara Goucher was not really warm. The winds at the start of the 2014 TCS New York City Marathon were stro...more

An Inspired Long Run after Watching NY Marathon via @laurenfleshman
by Ask Lauren Fleshman
posted November 3, 2014 at 10:34pm

Today was one of those days that makes me love being a runner. I woke up to crazy bright skies with all the trees outside my windows ablaze with oranges, yellows, and reds. My teammates came over to the house and we piled on the sofa to watch the NY Ma...more

Rita Jeptoo, World's Best Female Marathoner, Tests Positive
by RunBlogRun
posted October 31, 2014 at 6:00pm

  In an exclusive to RunBlogRun, trusted sources have confirmed that, at the end of September 2014, Rita Jeptoo tested positive in her A sample test for a banned substance in an out of competition testing. The out of competition testing procedure wa...more

Training Log: 7 Weeks Postpartum via @MegganFranks
by Meggan's Running Blog
posted October 24, 2014 at 10:17am

  Monday: 50 minutes light progressive run (still tight from Saturday) Tuesday: 8.3 miles 7:40-8:00 Wednesday: 30 min recovery Thursday: 8.3 miles w/ 2 miles fast (6:25, 6:21) & 5x 1 min fast, full jog recovery (5:35-5:55) Friday: 45 min progre...more

Weighing in via @MegganFranks
by Meggan's Running Blog
posted October 20, 2014 at 10:19am

If you clicked on the link to my blog thinking that I was going to tell you how much I weigh post-baby, I'm sorry I misled you. I was going to write about the "weight" issue, pregnancy weight, and post pregnancy weight and why I think we (men, ladies, hum...more

10 Cool Things About the New York City Marathon
by kalliegregg
posted October 19, 2014 at 10:01am

1. It's the largest marathon in the world, with over 50,000 finishers in 2013. (flipkey.com) 2. There's a financial incentive for qualifying for the Olympic Trials at the NYC Marathon (So run fast!) (nyrr.org) 3. The NYC Marathon w...more

Lauren Fleshman: Ironman 70.3 Worlds. A Tribute.
by Ask Lauren Fleshman
posted September 7, 2014 at 3:07pm

Photo taken by Jaybird Sport I’m sitting on a too-firm sofa in the living room of our hotel suite, drinking a glass of some kind of illegible French white wine, thinking about my husband. He went to bed 30 minutes ago, and is dutifully doing his ...more

Mud running, masochism and (some preliminary remarks on) the ethics of suffering [GUEST POST]
by The Rabbit Hole
posted August 29, 2014 at 1:51pm

Tough Mudder. Spartan Race. Warrior Dash.  If you yourself have not participated in one of these events I am sure that you know someone who has.  Endurance mud running events have become all the rage recently feeding into our Western tradition o...more

Byline to Finish Line: The process of making a fresh start
by Byline to Finish Line
posted August 26, 2014 at 2:46pm

This year, she is part of the back to school rush. That’s something she never saw happening. Nervousness and excitement mix in her eyes as she sips her Saturday morning coffee and talks about starting her degree program at the community co...more

Ask Lauren: How to Run the Perfect 5k
by Ask Lauren Fleshman
posted August 23, 2014 at 12:23pm

In Chicago I will be at least this pumped, guaranteed. When my random skill of running fast and talking to people results in a unique travel opportunity to a city I’ve always wanted to visit, I’m PUMPED! Chicago is that city, and the Magnif...more

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