Costa Rican Olympian Cesar Lizano executed his race plan to perfection, winning the men’s race in dominant fashion this morning in 1:07:46. Lizano was Costa Rica’s lone marathon representative at the 2012 London Olympics, where he finished 65th overall in challenging conditions. The Miami race was the first step toward his goal of qualifying for the 2013 IAAF World Championships next August in Moscow, which he hopes to attain at the Chevron Houston Marathon in January.Read Full Story
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – The sands and the sounds of South Beach made for an exhilarating finish line as thousands of runners took part in the St. Jude Latin Music Miami Beach Half Marathon. The race started on iconic Ocean Drive and finished on the sand in Lummus Park, with live bands entertaining runners every mile of the scenic 13.1-mile course.Read Full Story
The Sports Medicine Team wants you to have a great, safe and healthy race. PLEASE fill out the Medical Information on the back of your race bib Do not push yourself. Run at a comfortable pace and ease up if you feel warm. Eat salted foods. Add a salt pack to a cup of fluid…Read Full Story
The Real Housewives Star is ready to salsa through her hometown of Miami.
A homegrown superstar will be running through the streets of Miami at the St. Jude Latin Music Miami Beach Half Marathon on Sunday. Ana Quinones is a cast member on the hit television show The Real Housewives of Miami on Bravo, currently in its second season. Quinones grew up in a Cuban household in sunny Miami. As a child, she acted as her mother’s apprentice in the kitchen and embraced cooking as her primary passion, which has helped her to author two bestselling cookbooks. We recently caught up with Quinones as she was making her final preparations to run on a two-person relay team in Sunday’s race.Read Full Story
Runners coming to race the St. Jude Latin Music Half Marathon are invited to donate shoes, T-shirts, socks and running shorts at the Health & Fitness Expo presented by Garmin on Saturday and Sunday for several upcoming shipments to the Wind River and Rosebud Native American reservations, Haiti and East Africa. Local high school student…Read Full Story