Posts Tagged: Brooks Athletes

Jan | 14
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Brooks Athletes, Events, Inspiration

Hansons-Brooks ODP Runner Desiree Davila Secures Coveted Seat on Team USA for 2012 Olympics

Desiree Davila, member of the Hansons-Brooks Original Distance Project (ODP), an elite running team sponsored by Brooks, crossed the line at the USA Olympic Marathon Trials, earning herself a place on the 2012 USA Olympic Marathon team. Davila, one of 191 women competing for three spots, clocked in with an official time of 2:25:55. Click… Read more »

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Oct | 27
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Brooks Athletes, Events, Inspiration

Sam Fox Finishes the Pacific Crest Trail to Raise Support for Parkinson’s Disease

The Pacific Crest Trail spans 2,256.5 miles and the entire west coast—from Canada to Mexico. It climbs nearly 60 major mountain passes and descends 19 canyons. Fewer people have thru-hiked the Pacific Crest Trail than have climbed Mt. Everest. Yesterday morning, Sam Fox completed his journey across the entire Pacific Crest Trail. It took Sam… Read more »

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Oct | 4
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Brooks Athletes, Inspiration

Running Happy in Iraq

Imagine that you are in a foreign country. You have just worked a 12 hour day, it’s 10 O’Clock at night and still over 100 degrees outside. You’re out for a run when suddenly: “Incoming!” a “voice in the sky” yells informing you to get to a bunker as quickly as possible because a mortar… Read more »

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Jan | 26
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Brooks Athletes

Run with Ultramarathoner Scott Jurek

How would you like to run 26.2 miles with Scott Jurek, American record-holder for a 24-hour run and seven-time winner of the Western States Endurance Run? The ultramarathoner is coming to the Big Easy and wants to help you rock your goal time at the Rock ‘n’ Roll Mardi Gras Marathon. One of the four… Read more »

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