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Ramble Run 5k Loved the race - 2013 Race By: Matthew Cammisa - (Asheville, NC)
Setting was the main attraction. The course was moderate in the challenge department. I ran the 5k and encountered one water station which was adequate. Packet pickup was well organized. Entertainment before and after race was appreciated.
Great race. Really loved this race and will try to get an entry next year. Very organized. It is not for someone who needs spectator support. It is for the seasoned runner who enjoys solitude and beautiful scenery. The awards were three deep for each age group in addition to overall winners. The awards were unique in themselves and showed the personal i...
Should Boston Marathon lift qualifying? 5/7/2013 - ESPN.com There's little doubt the Boston Marathon will take place next year, undeterred by last month's terror bombing that killed three people and injured hundreds at the finish line.
When to Retire a Running Shoe 2/18/2013 - NY Times Ryan Hall, one of the world's best distance runners, used to pride himself on wearing his running shoes into nubs. No more. Now he assiduously replaces his shoes after running about 200 miles in them. He goes through two pairs a month.