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What makes this race stand out amongst all the others is the number of volunteers who have a stake in the benefits. For example, one beneficiary of the race proceeds was the Wake County SPCA. Every intersection which required traffic control had either a police officer or a volunteer with a shelter dog or both. People who were being supported by the rac...
The course was difficult because of the hills. The water station was completely inadequate - not manned sufficiently and runners had to wait, pour their own, or do without. The bagels were delicious! and it was a good cause. The shirts are a little on the flimsy side. Overall a pretty good race, with a few glitches.
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.