The Boston Marathon is one of the most popular marathons in the world and for most runners an absolute dream race to participate one day. Getting into the Boston Marathon is hard. The window for qualifying and registering at the third-largest marathon is the U.S. has already closed, but that shouldn’t stop you from preparing for the next one!
Marathon runners have to strong lately while races are being canceled or postponed. The most breaking news about the Berlin Marathon being canceled for the end of September is not encouraging for what’s still ahead of us. Berlin Marathon 2020 has been canceled According to several news reports from German news sources such as Tagesspiegel.de […]
How to run the Popular Brooklyn Half?The Brooklyn Half Marathon takes you from Eastern Parkway to the finish line on the boardwalk at Coney Island. It’s an iconic 13.1-mile journey through the amazing borough of Brooklyn. The Popular Brooklyn Half is a fun race and a good one to pr since it’s just a bit hilly in the […]
The beauty (or the curse) of running a marathon is that you never know what you’ll be going to get. You can have a great race or a really shitty one. You just never know. Multiple factors come into place. Some of them you can control while others are completely out of your hands. This […]
The Chicago Marathon is one of the greatest marathons you can possibly run. It’s great for experienced runners as well as first-timers. And the course itself is stunning. You can expect over 45,000 runners and hundreds of thousands of spectators cheering you on. The course is also pretty flat, making the Chicago Marathon one of […]
Does running a marathon change your life?4 months of training. Total logged distance (mi): 423.50 (677.60 km). 50,000 runners at the start. 5 boroughs from Staten Island to Manhattan. 10,000 volunteers who pitched in, and the million-plus spectators who cheered from the sidelines. 26.2 miles – a journey I will never forget. A lot of people have […]
The Peachtree Road Race in Atlanta – It’s the world’s largest 10K road race. 60.000 runners with more than 45 years and counting in the making. The largest Road Race of any kind in the States. The race attracts some of the world’s elite runners and has served as both the United States’ men’s and women’s […]
It’s done. Another great half marathon in the books. It definitely was an outstanding one in many ways. Not only because I ran a new personal best of 01:48:30 (old PR was 01:50:51 on the old course) but also because of the circumstances this year. It was a new course – nobody knew what to […]