Posts Tagged: olympics

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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Sep | 3
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Brooks Athletes

Meet Brooks Track Star Angela Bizzarri

Track star Angela Bizzarri recently joined the Brooks family, and we couldn’t be more excited! Among her many accomplishments, Angela was the 2010 NCAA® Indoor 3,000 meter champion, the 2009 NCAA Outdoor 5,000 meter champion, and 2009 NCAA Cross Country champion. Angela is also an impressive student who will graduate this December from the University… 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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