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Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon

Lincoln Presidential Half Marathon

MORE HISTORY PACKED INTO THESE 13.1 MILES THAN ANY RACE YOU’LL RUN

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The race takes place on the first Saturday in April and is the premier event in Springfield, IL. This race is absolutely worth making the journey as a runner and

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Baltimore’s 20th Running Festival – Half Marathon and 5K

Baltimore’s 20th Running Festival – Half Marathon and 5K

A Return to Racing in the Free State After an 18-Month Hiatus

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Why Run The Baltimore Running Festival? Here are 5 reasons that felt like a no-brainer.
Reason #1: This was their 20th-anniversary race which means the hype is bigger, the medal

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Good Life Halfsy – Nebraska’s funnest half marathon

Good Life Halfsy – Nebraska’s funnest half marathon

Tie up your laces for a wild race in the Cornhusker state

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Why run the Good Life Halfsy?
With 13.1 miles of parks, water features, tree-lined boulevards and Lincoln’s most notable landmarks, this point-to-point, net downhill course begs to be run. Add

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Hillbilly Hike Half Marathon – Throw out all the rules!

Hillbilly Hike Half Marathon – Throw out all the rules!

Hillbilly Hike Half Marathon, 10k & Greubel 5k – Get your Hillbilly on!

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What is the Hillbilly Hike?
Throw out the rules and prepare for a race that is fun, scenic, and in a remote area of Iowa. This location is perfect

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Mount Rushmore Half Marathon – Fulfilling my Promise to Papa

Mount Rushmore Half Marathon – Fulfilling my Promise to Papa

Mount Rushmore Half Marathon – An Emotional Race and Run

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Why was Mount Rushmore half marathon race was so meaningful?
I was emotional. More emotional than I have ever been for a race and this was before I even signed up. This

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Pikes Peak Ascent

Pikes Peak Ascent

THE Toughest 13.1 Mile Race in the World

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How Challenging is Pikes Peak?
What does it take to run a race straight up 14,115 feet to the top of Pikes Peak mountain in Colorado? Although the

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2018 Tokyo Marathon

2018 Tokyo Marathon

Running Full Circle – Sixth and Final World Major Marathon

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Tokyo, here we come!
In the marathon world, there are six majors: Berlin, Boston, Chicago, London, New York City and Tokyo. Until recently, I ran five of these six races. Tokyo has

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2017 Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon

2017 Virginia Wine Country Half Marathon

Run. Sip. Explore.
Race #4 – 10 for 10 Challenge: 10 Half Marathons in 10 Different States

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Wine and racing…is that really a thing? 
This is not only a thing, but a growing trend in different cities and running groups around the

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2017 Flying Pig Marathon – Yes, I spotted flying pigs!

2017 Flying Pig Marathon – Yes, I spotted flying pigs!

Do Pigs Fly? Keep Your Eyes Wide Open in this Race!
Race #3 of the #10for10 Challenge – 10 half marathon in 10 different states
Just the name, in itself, grabbed my attention. There are plenty of races to run throughout the country, but few are as unique as

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2017 OKC Memorial Marathon – A Run to Remember

2017 OKC Memorial Marathon – A Run to Remember

A Run to Remember – Race #2 in the #10for10 Challenge
22 years ago, I was flipping through channels at home and stopped when I saw news coverage of a bomb in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. I was 16-years-old and this was my first experience with terrorism. A helicopter was

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