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Build and heal
In the week following the Pemberton Trail 50K, the warm days in the desert offered an opportunity to pile on miles. Easy, flat footing, along with ideal temperatures, allowed me to easily log more th...
3/2/14 at 7:52 PM Around the corner 3/1/14 at 7:52 AM
Great anticipation 2/16/14 at 12:15 PM
Make way for skaters
Some roads in Duluth will be closed Saturday for the NorthShore Inline Marathon. Congdon Boulevard (County Road 61) from Two Harbors to Duluth, London Road from 26th Avenue East to Superior Street an...
9/10/13 at 11:00 PM Run off some steam 7/22/13 at 11:00 PM
As another Grandmas Marathon is in the books I wanted to reach out to all the runners, walkers, and wheel chair participants and say congratulations. Completion of a half marathon and marathon is quit...
6/23/13 at 9:36 AM Good Luck Runners 6/21/13 at 12:04 PM
Pray For Boston 4/16/13 at 8:14 AM
Space station marathon week - an excuse to stay up all night
Every early June in the northern hemisphere (December in the southern), the International Space Station (ISS) can be observed on multiple passes from dusk till dawn. Taking only 90 minute to circle ...
6/2/13 at 12:42 PM
Boston marathon tragedy – what can we lean on in such troubling times?
An attack at an event like a marathon so full of good cheer, love and courage can make us wonder if anything anywhere is ever safe. It can make us feel as if our life is very temporary and subject t...
4/25/13 at 11:27 AM
The face of Grandma's Marathon; weather's effect felt in Midwest races
Ariana Hilborn is the face of the 2012 Grandma's Marathon. Her story in the News Tribune is here. Weather has played a notable role in a number of Upper Midwest marathons in 2012, and it may again Sa...
6/15/12 at 6:21 AM Kara Goucher to run USA Half Marathon Championships on June 16 in Duluth 4/26/12 at 5:04 PM
Aeros enter AHL playoffs; North Dakota has great fans; More Boston Marathon aftermath 4/18/12 at 4:01 PM
Areavoices Digest #76 - Running, Minnesota Vikings, and Season-Ending TV
I decided for this week's list of recommended blogs, I'd go with the real HOT TOPICS. What's making news? What's the buzz? What are you talking about around the water cooler? At my office, ...
5/16/12 at 9:31 AM Areavoices Digest #22 - On a lookout for travel/tourism blogs! 3/10/11 at 12:02 PM
Running and Donating Blood
I feel blessed to be healthy enough to donate blood. I dont do it every eight weeks, but I usually work it in a couple of times a year. I have been told that donating blood can dramatically affect ...
2/9/12 at 8:35 PM A Fresh Perspective 10/5/11 at 8:59 AM
Motivation 8/22/11 at 6:49 PM
Let's Not Forget Grandma' s Marathon
Grandma's Marathon has other activites throughout the year. We all know that Grandam's is a World Class Event, with Small Town Charm. Check out their website at: www.grandmasmarathon.com ...
9/11/11 at 3:54 PM Grandma's Marathon Races 5/18/11 at 6:36 AM
Marathon Weekend: Power Up and Keep Rockin' with Energy Bites
It's Marathon weekend in Fargo. My son, Dan, has diligently trained for the full marathon, getting his miles in, building his strength and managing a healthful eating plan. He's ready. As the firstbo...
5/19/11 at 9:45 AM Marathon Power Cookies: not just for the runners 5/20/10 at 2:00 AM
User Experience: My Fitness Pal
With the 2011Fargo Marathon fast approaching, many of us at Sundog are preparing to run. Ill be honest with you: I am not a fan of running. In fact, I would say that this race might mark the end of my...
5/2/11 at 7:33 AM Fargo Marathon + Mobile, Part 1: Thereâ€™s an App for Running! 4/21/11 at 7:39 AM
Travel the World with Tater Tot Casserole
Some good old comfort food When the winter gets long and the temperature matches the stock market, you might need to lift your snowy spirits with some specialized Fargo-Moorhead comfort food? Well, ...
1/10/11 at 1:32 PM
Susan Bussa, Port City Nominee
Susan Bussa was nominated by Altrusa. She helped organize and participated as a short-term medical and surgical team member in Ghana, which performed 50-60 surgeries per day and provided medical care ...
5/5/10 at 12:16 PM
Kind of Like Christmas.
You know how at holidays your whole family gets together, maybe for the only time that year? Well, that is what the Fargo Marathon has become for MY family. This Christmas, for various reasons, only m...
5/11/09 at 1:40 PM An Odd Kind of Scavenger Hunt 10/13/08 at 7:18 PM
A Different Branch of the Family Tree 10/10/08 at 7:40 PM
Cheating at Fargo Marathon ?
Mark Knutson director says every runner has a computer chip in the shoes to prevent cheating, we have snipers along the race course. 15,000 runners and 26.2 miles....
5/9/09 at 5:24 PM