Posts Tagged: brooks

Apr | 2
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Inspiration, Shoes & Gear

Designing Shoes that Run Green (and Fast)

If you haven’t tried the Green Silence out, you should give it a look. This lightweight racing flat comes in a half dozen stylish colors and is built with soy-based inks and 75% recycled materials. The midsole of the Green Silence is even developed using BioMoGo, the world’s first-ever biodegradable midsole for running shoes. All this technology… 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 | 10
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Fuel Up, Inspiration, Running Tips

Fast Food Recipe: Turkey and Spinach Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing

Why do we call these posts Fast Food Recipes? First, because they are simple and quick to prepare and secondly, because these healthy dishes help you stay fit, energized and running fast. This is an actual dish made at the Brooks headquarters. Other recipes include West African Pumpkin Soup with Peanuts, Quinoa Salad with Lime Dressing and Tuna & Artichoke Salad… Read more »

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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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