When did the Marine Corp Marathon start chipping?

Answer Rick Nealis, director of the Marine Corps Marathon in 2002, reported this event first used chips in 1996. They were originally used to ensure runners did not cheat by cutting corners off the route.... Read More »

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Should I get my heart checked out before I start training for a marathon?

It's certainly worth checking out because even fit people can have conditions they aren't aware off. It's also good to ask advice on diet and building up on exercise / running. However it's good ... Read More »

How to Improve Your Marathon Finish Time?

Few athletic events are as demanding as the marathon. Many runners hope to just finish the race. Yet, many marathoners want to improve their finish time and establish a new Personal Record (PR). Wh... Read More »

Stupid question. When was the boston marathon bombing and what time?

2:50 PM near the finish line. The first one was outside the Marathon Sports store, the other was outside a bar/restaurant called Forum.

How to Start a Marathon Dance in Your School District to Raise Money for Those With Cancer?

South High, in South Glens Falls, NY hosts one of the not to many marathon dances in the U.S yearly. The 28 hour dance help raise money for recipients that are fighting cancer, and to help find a c... Read More »