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Really, I think that going out and playing with your friends is...

Really, I think that going out and playing with your friends is kind of becoming a lost art, with the kids in the neighborhood. – Frank Shorter: http://dlvr.it/CNjyzr

Frank Shorter

Cross country is liberal. Track is conservative. Both are great.

There are many “disciplines” in running. These include cross-country, track, road, trail, fell, marathon, ultra-marathon and just plain insane. But the two sports in which many runners get their start are in cross country and track. 740 more words

Cross Country

Wednesday in Brussels

Here’s to the forgotten heroes.

Wrong Way Riegels. Roy Riegels in the Rose Bowl. A Cal guy, I believe.

Pie Traynor. Not gonna get bogged down in the crumbs. 297 more words


“You train best where you are the happiest.”

– Frank Shorter


Steve Prefontaine's last race was 40 years ago today

U.S. Olympic distance running icon Steve Prefontaine ran his final race on May 29, 1975, and won, a 5000m at the University of Oregon’s Hayward Field. 597 more words


Olympic Gold Medalist Frank Shorter Discusses the 2015 Boston Marathon

Boston Marathon (Richard Cavalleri / Shutterstock.com)

By Seth Rubinroit

Perhaps no man was more influential in igniting the running boom in the United States of the 1970s than Frank Shorter. 968 more words