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5 Great Races for Beginning Runners

Running isn’t for everyone, and it’s definitely more difficult for some than others. For those whose running abilities haven’t reached Spartan levels yet, there are still a ton of available races to run in order to gain skill and have…

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Utah Half Marathons: Staff Favorites

Many Utah half marathons are just around the corner! Check out these local races we love and get signed up before they sell out! Ogden Half May 21, 2016 in Ogden The Ogden Marathon is a well-known race around the…

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The Big 5

Utah’s Must-run Half Marathons Utah has a lot of great races to choose from, but the half marathon distance is growing in popularity for many reasons. It allows for faster recovery, requires less training, and can be done more often…

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Getting Back Into Running

3 Excuses You’ve Made to Avoid Getting Back Into Running By Becki Ledford It’s an unusual feeling when something that once seemed so natural becomes a challenge.  But the benefits of running are far too great to overlook. It’s time…


NEW Snowbird Event: DirtyBird MudRun

This summer Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort is hosting an amazing new event: The DirtyBird MudRun on July 11, 2015. This crazy obstacle race begins at the Top of the Tram with the “World’s Longest and Highest Slip-and-Slide” at 11,000 feet above sea…


Utah’s Must-Run Marathons

The Big 5: Utah’s Must–Run Marathons Utah is home to so many great marathons that it’s hard to pick the top five, but we’ve noticed some key feature’s—like scenic courses and great volunteers—that set some races apart from the pack. The…

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5 Reasons for Couples to Run a Marathon Together

Whether you’re relationship is blissful or encountering friction, training for and running a marathon with your partner can be a great way to bond, mend issues, and grow stronger together. Here are five great benefits of running a marathon as…


Tips for Improving Racing Mindset

By Curt Davies Running long distances is more than just having a physically-able body. In fact, without having a strong, positive mindset during and before the run, it can be the most strenuous, difficult task you ever set out to achieve. Oftentimes, it…

Race Reports

Race Report: Donut Dash

Story and photos by Allan Groves. It was balmy for a Saturday morning in November, which allowed excellent running conditions for 2014’s Donut Dash 5K. It’s safe to say that this year spirits were high and so were the sugar…