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Dallas Runners Rock With Deena

How do you make the Humana Rock ‘n’ Roll Dallas Half Marathon weekend even better? Toss in a little 5K appetizer! Saturday’s first ever Rock ‘n’ Roll 5k took place in Fair Park, site of the State Fair of Texas, under the shadow of the historic Cotton Bowl https://twitter.com/bigdock/status/579261463186964480 Many of the 5K participants were…

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Finding the Beat in San Francisco

Today’s post was written by Susan, a member of Rock ‘n’ Blog, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series influencer program! Check out her blog here and follow her on Twitter at @doingthingsalways! The Mr and I have been waiting to pack for our first Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon of 2015 and now it’s time…

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Q & A with Mr. 100 Joe Harris

One hundred. Such a round number. Wilt Chamberlain scored 100 points in a basketball game. It’s the perfect test score. You don’t judge things on a scale of one to 99. It’s one to 100. And on Saturday, Joe Harris of Fairfax, Va., will run his 100th Rock ‘n’ Roll series event, the half marathon…

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Runners Ready to Rock #DC2MX

Running a half marathon? Piece of cake. Running a half marathon on back-to-backs days? Now you’re talking about stepping outside your comfort zone. Running a half marathon on back-to-back days, in different countries, the cities 1,883 miles apart? That falls under Bucket List items, a physical, logistical and Am-I-Sane? challenge. Tomorrow morning in Washington D.C.,…

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Bib No. 100: Joe Harris Ready for Milestone Rock ‘n’ Roll Race

The first step to addiction recovery, psychologists will tell you, is admission. Look yourself in the mirror, bare your soul and confess. Joe Harris then, seemingly is on the path to healing. He confesses to having a problem. “I’m addicted,” says the 65-year-old semi-retired teacher from Fairfax, Va. Harris is addicted to running. He didn’t…

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Dynamic vs Static Stretching

Today’s post was written by Lora, a member of Rock ‘n’ Blog, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon Series influencer program! Check out her blog here and follow her on Twitter at @lora_hogan! To stretch or not to stretch–is that the pre-race question? Not exactly, but it’s close. For those of us who have been running…

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A Mother-of-Five’s Couch to Half Marathon Story

Run a half marathon? Kelli Stanley’s doubts and insecurities wracked her mind with countless reasons why covering 13.1 miles on foot was an impossible feat. A single mother of five with a full-time job – the children ranging in ages from 7 to 14 – where was she going to squeeze in the time? At…

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ROCK RUN RECYCLE | How Race-Day Donations Support Dallas Children in Need

You’ve trained, you’ve prepped, you’ve packed your luggage. You’ve even taken those ubiquitous #flatrunner selfies of your race-day gear. But wait, there’s one more way you can prepare for Rock ‘N’ Roll Marathon Dallas!

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