The 2015 Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon is in the books! The weekend of events featured a 50-yard Toddler Trot, 1/2 and 1 mile walk/run, 5k, 10k, and 10 mile in addition to the marathon. It is one of the most comprehensive age and distance appropriate events of the year. Keep reading as Sara shares the highlights, as well as some stats that make this great event, the most Beautiful Urban Marathon in America!
Micah Hovland is a 16-year-old boy, running his third consecutive Twin Cities Marathon. Micah said he’s most looking forward to the “incredible challenge” of the race, as well as “the fun of being a part of all the excitement. It’s just a great atmosphere!” He’s hoping to run the marathon in 4 hours or less. Keep reading to learn more about his amazing story!
Your knees are a touch sore, or maybe your lower back. Your beloved running shoes have about 400 miles on them. You know it’s time for new running shoes. When you walk into your favorite running specialty store, do you immediately go for style, substance or price? A new study compares the reviews of 391 running shoes and found a strong inverse correlation between the price of the shoe and the average rating. Keep reading to see where your shoes land.