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Meb’s 1:30 Pace Group | Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Half Marathon

  Meet the runners who ran with Meb’s 1:30 half marathon pace group at the Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Half Marathon on June 1, 2014. Click on the runner images above to read their full stories.  Sara Gibson |Meb coached her to the finish line Sara and her husband planned a visit to…

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Meb Keflezighi Dines with President Obama & World Leaders at the White House

Meb & wife Yordanos pictured with Secretary of State John Kerry Shortly after winning the 2014 Boston Marathon, Meb Keflezighi received a call from President Barack Obama congratulating him on a job well done. Never did he imagine that he would receive a formal invitation to have dinner at the White House. Meb and his wife Yordanos were…

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5 Tips for Your Marathon or Half-Marathon Race Week

Whether you’re a first time runner or seasoned marathon runner, when it comes to race week, you want to be prepared either way. The following 5 tips are simple reminders of things to be aware of to ensure you have the best marathon or half marathon experience.   1. How to Calm Pre-Race Nerves Relax!…

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5 Warning Signs of Dehydration

Dehydration is something that can really sneak up on you, especially if you’re not aware of what you’ve been drinking and the type of activity you’re participating in. Here are some simple warning signs of dehydration and how you can best prevent these symptoms before they happen. Dizziness and confusion. Feeling “woozy,” dizzy, or confused…

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Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series Names Meb VP of Running

We’re excited to announce that Meb Keflezighi has been named Vice President of Running!  With more than 22 U.S. National Championships and a silver medal from the 2004 Olympic Marathon in Athens, Meb is ideally suited to develop training content to inspire runners of all levels, and make appearances at our events around the world.  “I…

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Meet Julie Weiss | 52 Marathons in 52 Weeks

Ever wonder who’s standing next to you in your corral at the start line, or cheering you on when you’re about to give up during a race? As runners we all have a story, a motivation to run whether it’s a personal challenge, to stay fit, bond with friends, raise money for charity, or work…

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Beginner’s Training

If you’re into half marathons, you’re in luck; San Jose is coming in October! The Rock ‘n’ Roll Running Festival San Jose  is a great race to complete, whether it’s your first half marathon or one of many! San Jose is one of the new Running Festival weekends; featuring two days of running and more…

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Beat the Heat!

It’s summer and it’s hot. Heat is mighty powerful and all us movers, shakers and runners have to be especially careful to make sure while we’re running to our heart’s desires, we’re also staying well hydrated, healthy and safe. The different possible consequences of heat and sun exposure can be avoided with a little planning…

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