Apr | 15
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Brooks Athletes, Running Tips

Q & A with Desi Davila

We had a chance to ask Hansons-Brooks marathoner Desiree Davila questions about her race prep, her inspiration, her music, and more. Brooks: What will you have for breakfast race day morning? Desi: Oatmeal, bagel w/peanut butter, and some coffee. B: What is on your iPod right now? Do you have any songs you listen to… Read more »

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Feb | 28
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Brooks Athletes, Events

Brooks PR Invitational Highlights

Yesterday, the nation’s fastest high school runners convened in Seattle for the inaugural Brooks Sports PR Invitational. Held at the University of Washington’s Dempsey Indoor Track, the Brooks PR Invitational gave these athletes the rare opportunity to compete against each other and chase their personal records at one of the fastest indoor tracks in the… 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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Jan | 14
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Brooks Athletes

Oh Ricky…

Ricky Gervais was on Ellen yesterday talking about hosting the Golden Globes… and rocking a pair of old-school Adrenaline GTS 9s. Must be why he had such a spring in his step when playing Guesstures… Thanks to eagle-eyed Susan Willis Empey (“I’m a bit ashamed to admit I was watching Ellen today”) for spotting this!

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Dec | 21
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Brooks Athletes, Events

Brooks PR Invitational

No tricky qualifying meets or tactical races. Brooks just wants the fastest high school athletes in the nation on the same track on the same day to see how fast they can run. On February 27th, Brooks will host the first ever Brooks PR Invitational at the Dempsey Indoor Track in Seattle, WA, giving qualifying… Read more »

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Oct | 11
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Brooks Athletes, Run Happy Inspiration

Desiree Davila becomes 4th-fastest American female marathoner ever!

Visit runbrooks.com for more Videos Congratulations to Desiree Davila, member of the Hansons-Brooks Original Distance Project (ODP), who became the first American female finisher and fourth-place overall female finisher at the Bank of America Chicago Marathon on 10/10/10. Desi ran a PR of 2:26:20, making her the fourth fastest U.S. female marathoner of all time…. Read more »

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