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Boston Mayor Marty Walsh Guests on Beyond The Medals

Boston mayor Martin J. Walsh (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

With just over a month to go until the 119th running of the Boston Marathon, … 614 more words


10 ways to test whether you could you survive being a runner in the 70s

For better or worse, the sport of distance running has changed quite a bit since the Running Boom first took off in the early 1970s. 1,759 more words

We Run And Ride Every Day

Mountain Runners Dominate Colorado Running Hall of Fame

Via Nancy Hobbs, The Examiner:

“Of the five athletes inducted into the 2014 class of the Colorado Running Hall of Fame, three enjoy roots in mountain and  75 more words

In The News

Personal Best Bass Pro (Birthday) Half Marathon!

My 24th birthday is this tomorrow and when I look back one year ago, it has been a whirlwind!

If you had asked me 365 days ago to predict the next 365, I wouldn’t even have come close! 545 more words


Keeping Up With The Olympian(s): L's Fun Run With Gold Medalist Frank Shorter

Frank Shorter is on a mission. The man known as the “father of the modern running boom” and won the gold medal at the 1972 Munich Olympics has more to share with the world. 428 more words


1976 and the Birth of Cooper Lee

In the summer of 1976, several things were ‘afloat’ .. the biggest in my life was the baby in my womb growing ever larger and showing no signs of wanting to see the light of day. 668 more words

Family & Friends

Races in New Places, "Throwback Thursday" Edition

This past March, I met my mom in yet another new place for another new race! This time it was North Carolina for Marathon Madness at Wrightsville Beach near Wilmington. 651 more words