2011 Philadelphia Marathon Recap

Out of the 20,000 runners gathered in Philadelphia last Sunday, there probably wasn’t one who didn’t feel pressure. Nowhere was this more apparent than in the elite corral. For many of them, the Philadelphia Marathon and Half Marathon represented their last chance to qualify for the Olympic team trials.They had good reason to pin their hopes on this course. It’s here that the … [Read more...]

Philly Run Club – TIME CHALLENGE!

This week, City Sports Philly Run Club challenged its runners to a Prediction Run! The rules were simple:Predict your time before the run and try to get as close to that prediction as you can! But there’s a catch! Take off the watches and drop the iPods because we’re doing this run old school…no timing devices! On site was guest host Brooks’ guru, Brian. He gave us the … [Read more...]