Posts Tagged: endurance

Sep | 7
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Running Tips, Shoes & Gear

Back to School = Back to Cross Country!

Your backpack may be loaded with reams of college-ruled paper and a forest worth of #2 pencils, but you’re not truly ready for back to school until you’ve got your cross country gear. Having the right spikes helps you train hard and run fast on race day, and nothing delivers like the Mach 14 and Mach 14 Spikeless…. Read more »

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May | 7
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Brooks Athletes, Running Tips

Guest Post: Ultramarathon Legend Scott Jurek Shares His Green Power Drink Recipe

Ultramarathon runner Scott Jurek is well-known for his many running accomplishments. The vegan athlete has won the Western States 100-Mile Endurance Run seven years in a row, holds numerous endurance running records, was featured in the bestseller Born to Run and now has the title of author to add to his long list of achievements. Next month Scott’s book Eat &… Read more »

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Apr | 1
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Running Tips

Three Key Marathon Training Workouts

Several months before the US Olympic Marathon Trials I decided to try to qualify for this competitive race. As I had never run a marathon before I turned to past coaches, dug into research and collected as much information as I could from other elite runners. Six weeks before the marathon trials in Houston, I… Read more »

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Feb | 28
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Brooks Athletes, Events

U.S. Record Smashed, National Leaderboards Rewritten at Brooks PR Invitational

This Sunday, under spotlights at the Dempsey Indoor Track at the University of Washington, the nation’s fastest high school athletes sprinted to the finish at the Brooks PR Invitational. These runners rewrote history, producing one U.S. high school record in the boy’s 60M Hurdles, four Dempsey Indoor records, and seven nation-leading high school times. Highlights… Read more »

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Jan | 31
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Events

A New Way to Run (and Rock) in Seattle

In its fourth year, the annual running block party known as the Rock ‘n’ Roll Seattle Marathon & ½ Marathon benefiting the American Cancer Society will debut a revamped course (map embedded below) highlighting Seattle’s serene surroundings and notable landmarks. After starting its first three editions in the suburban City of Tukwila, the 2012 event… Read more »

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Jan | 27
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Events, Shoes & Gear

Run Fast and Look Great This Winter

This morning the Today Show hosted a great feature on how to stay warm and fashionable while running this winter. With a keen eye for great running designs, style expert Jamie Krell selected Brooks apparel when dressing her model. If you missed the video, watch the clip embedded above. Just minutes after the show aired, our customer service… Read more »

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Jan | 14
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Brooks Athletes, Events, Run Happy 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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