Oct | 13
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Brooks Athletes, Events

Melissa White and Dot McMahan Rule Rio!

Hansons-Brooks women Melissa White and Dot McMahan led team USA to a fourth-place finish at the 2008 IAAF/CAIXA World Half Marathon Championships in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Rochester Hills, MI, teammates were the first US finishers at 21st (1:14:37) and 24th (1:15:14), respectively. Ethiopia won the first-place team title, with Kenya and Japan taking… Read more »

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Oct | 13
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Brooks Athletes, Events

Desiree Davila Finishes Fifth in Chicago

The Chicago Tribune chats with Hansons-Brooks Distance Project team member Desiree Davila after she finishes fifth in the women’s field at the Chicago Marathon. In her third-ever race at this distance, Davila was the top American woman finisher, with a personal record of 2:31:33. Read the story here. Congratulations, Des!

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Oct | 2
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Brooks Athletes, Events

What Brian Sell is doing this Sunday

According to a story in The Flint Journal, Hansons-Brooks team member Brian Sell will be running in the inaugural Brooksie Way in Rochester, Mich., this Sunday. While there is no prize money in the Brooksie Way, the race will include U.S. Olympic marathoner Brian Sell and some of his teammates from the Hansons-Brooks Distance Project…. Read more »

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Aug | 24
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Brooks Athletes, Events

Jesse’s Last Post from Beijing…

Beijing- Day 7 Marathon Day!!  Today was the Men’s Olympic Marathon and team USA ran well.  The young Kenyan stole the show by breaking the Olympic record by three minutes on a warm day here in Beijing. Ritz, Hall, and Sell moved up throughout the race to end up 9th, 10th, and 22nd overall.  Sell… Read more »

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Aug | 22
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Brooks Athletes

Jesse in Beijing: Day 3 and 4

Here are two more updates from our Brooks track fan (Jesse Williams) in Beijing! Beijing- Day 3 Here is a quick video from last night at the track. Ludus Tours does a great job here and they were nice enough to give us tickets to their suite!! We were like little kids in a candy… Read more »

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Aug | 21
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Brooks Athletes

Jesse’s Day 2 Update from Beijing

Our man on the ground in Beijing, Jesse Williams, sent along this latest update via email. Sounds like a blast – GO BRIAN! Beijing- Day 2 Went for my first run this morning and it was a hot 10 miles but it felt nice to sweat! After the run we headed to The Forbidden City… Read more »

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