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A revelation

I want to start running again.

A few years back I was an avid runner, running on average at least 20 miles a week. I ran two half marathons, a handful of 5 and 10k’s and was working towards a marathon when I got injured. 225 more words


Nick Symmonds, Nike, and The Corporate Sponsorship of Sports

What Nick Symmonds wears is important. As one of the best in the world at running the 800M, what Nick Symmonds wears is important to his performance and his livliehood. 1,555 more words

#ThankYouRunning - Win a Trip to the 2016 European Athletics Championships with Brooks Running!

When I think of all the reasons I have to say #ThankYouRunning, I can’t help but feel incredibly grateful for the amazing things this sport has brought into my life. 309 more words


Olympian Nick Symmonds Left Off U.S. IAAF Worlds Roster Following Sponsorship Dispute

Nick Symmonds (Instagram: @nicksymmonds)

Aug 10 (Reuters) – Nick Symmonds, the 800m silver medalist at the 2013 world athletics championships, is notably absent from the 130-athlete team named on Monday to represent the United States at this month’s worlds in China. 300 more words

Track & Field

USATF kicks top Olympic hopeful off the team for not succumbing to Nike

Your weekly reminder that Nike, and pretty much any sports’ governing body, is the devil.

By Andrew Pridgen

American middle-distance runner and current national 800-meter champion Nick Symmonds was dumped from the U.S.A. 457 more words


Retiring The Lobsters

Have any of you guys ever had a pair of running shoes that you love so much, you don’t want to ruin them from logging too many miles? 408 more words

Weekend in Review: Rock and Roll Seattle & All Things Running!

This weekend was all about running, as all good weekends should be.

My friend, Jenica, ran her first half marathon over the weekend at the Rock and Roll Seattle Half. 729 more words