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Every month there is a smorgasbord of events for the avid racer to toe the line. Athlinks brings you a highlight of some of the next few weeks best races. What start lists have you joined for the next...
DID YOU KNOW: Thanksgiving is America's most popular running holiday. With nearly 1 Million yearly participants lining up across the country, many of us try to earn our turkey before sitting down to feast with family and friends. To celebrate...
It’s nearly that time of year when witches and vampires come out, when ghouls and goblins and superheroes roam the neighborhood. Yes, Halloween is almost here, and costumes are on everyone’s mind. But Halloween isn’t just about dressing up to...
The Kona Marathon takes place every year on Big Island in Hawaii. It began in 1994, with founders Jim Lovell and Jon Kunitake and their goal to "revitalize running on the west side of the Big Island of Hawaii." Over two decades...
Each summer the town of Leadville, Colorado transforms into an endurance athlete’s high altitude playground. Since its conception in 1983, the Leadville Race Series, taking place at 13,000 feet, has built a reputation as one of the most challenging...
Remember being a kid? Boundless energy bursting out of you going every which way with an abundant sense of curiosity and enthusiasm. Well now you’re a little older and maybe you have kids of your own and let’s be...
He’s escaped from Alcatraz, traversed dangerous waters in the Grand Canyon, and dominated Ironman competitions around the country. Now Willie Stewart is hoping to add the title of Leadman to his extensive endurance sports resume. Having lost his left...
It's hard to describe what makes Chicago so appealing. It could be the historical landmarks, the people's pride, or the deep dish pizza. But there's something for everyone to love, and the same goes for their endurance events. If...
Truth time, we're a little biased when it comes to Colorado races. We live, work, and race here, and we love it. The people are passionate, the scenery is stunning, and there's craft beer and endurance events galore. We're...
The Oklahoma City Memorial Marathon is a celebration of life. Focusing on the power of the human spirit and will to persevere, it’s no surprise this race has landed a spot on the ’12 must run marathons in the...