Tragedy: An unexpected gift.

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This morning before my run, I gave myself this topic as a writing prompt: What elements came together to produce my best running years? Anyone who has every had a period of incredible running followed by a disappointing season (or

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BizBuzz: Gabe’s Running Tips, Sandi Relives World Indoors, and Penn & Drake

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The  icon means you can connect with this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Joseph Gray announced as member of USA team competing at World Long Distance Mountain Running Championships. Joseph said, “I look forward to challenging myself at the World Long

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BizBuzz: Masters & Lipari Take the Mile, Kampf’s Reinventing, and Esther’s Breakthrough

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The  icon means you can connect with this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  ZAP Fitness coach Pete Rea connected with RunBlogRun for an interview following his team’s awesome showing at Boston. “We live in on a mountain in Boone, North

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Sacroiliac (SI) Joint Pain and Dysfunction in Runners

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by Emily Kraus, MD, PM&R Sports Medicine Physician, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Stanford University Low back and buttock pain is a common and frustrating ailment in runners, athletes, and even the general population. Identifying the exact pain generator is often

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Track Shorts 2018: Boston Weekend and Opening Outdoors

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With the winter we’ve been having in the Northeast, maybe we should be extending the indoor season a little longer.  It’s hard to think about the outdoor season when the tracks are still snow covered.  At least we have some

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BizBuzz: Tyler Stares Down 50K, Manteo Gets Zonkd, and Maria Makes Worlds

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The  icon means you can connect with this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Dathan Ritzenhein announced that he will not be running Boston. In a heartfelt announcement on Twitter, he wrote, “After sustaining a SI joint injury last week in

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BizBuzz: Chanelle’s Smiling through the Struggle, Pease Gets Crowned, and Dana Races Rose

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The  icon means you can connect with this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Chanelle Price is opening up in a series of seven blogs about the challenges she has been facing for over a year. “Everyone is going through something.

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BizBuzz: Brave Like Gabe Virtual 5K, Meb’s Still Running, and Nageotte’s New Approach

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The  icon means you can connect with this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Brave Like Gabe has launched their Virtual 5K. The Foundation started by Gabriele Grunewald is running a live 5K in St. Paul, MN  on May 20, but

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BizBuzz: Quentin’s Kidney Transplant, Jasmin’s High & Low, and Run Gum’s Latest Endeavor

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The  icon means you can find this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  Quentin Butler received his kidney transplant! On March 2, he “got a second chance at life,” when a longtime friend donated a kidney in a successful operation. Quentin, a

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BizBuzz: Foundation Makes a Difference, the Meb Effect for Skechers, and a Significant Record

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The  icon means you can find this athlete on AthleteBiz! News & Notes  The USA Track & Field Foundation awarded grants to 65 athletes totaling $273,000 in support for the 2018 season. The Foundation provides a means to attract and guide funds

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