Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
 
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (1) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next
Author: RPMick Big red star, 1000 posts Old School Fool Ticker Guide CAPS All Star Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 23770  
Subject: Worldwide Half Marathon Date: 6/15/2007 4:47 PM
Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll Report this Post | Recommend it!
Recommendations: 2
I was turned on to the Phedippidations PodCast by JavaTraveler, who recommended it here on the board. First, for anyone who hasn't given it a shot yet I suggest you do so. Casual runner that I am, I didn't expect to find much value in an hour long production about running...I was wrong. It's not all about running and it's full of motivation, inspiration, and fun stories with an added education factor.

Second, Steve, with the help of some fellow runners around the world, has created something called the Phedippidations World Wide Half Marathon. The dates for this 2nd annual event are October 13th and 14th. The event also includes a 5k for those not up for the half marathon.

I'm registrant #100 and will be shooting for the 1/2 marathon one month after running my first ever Marathon.

It'd be nice to join everyone here for a run that weekend. Any takers or have some of you signed up already?

PodCast
www.steverunner.com/

Phedippidations World Wide Half Marathon
www.worldwidehalf.com

The World Wide Web, and the Internet have drawn people all over the world together, and dissolved barriers to communication and isolation. Runners, are by nature, social creatures who seek to share their experiences on the road, compete with each other, and establish friendships that transcend their individual beliefs, cultures and localities.

The sole purpose of the Phedippidations World Wide Half Marathon is to remove the barriers to camaraderie, with the intention that like minded athletes who harbor this passion for running, could share a single experience of competing in a world wide event.

The Phedippidations World Wide Half Marathon is a free, non-commercial event where everyone is invited to register, train and run with us in the spirit of friendship.


-Ryan



Post New | Post Reply | Reply Later | Create Poll Report this Post | Recommend it!
Print the post  
UnThreaded | Threaded | Whole Thread (1) | Ignore Thread Prev | Next

Announcements

Foolanthropy 2014!
By working with young, first-time moms, Nurse-Family Partnership is able to truly change lives – for generations to come.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Post of the Day:
Macro Economics

Looking at Currency Ratios
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
Community Home
Speak Your Mind, Start Your Blog, Rate Your Stocks

Community Team Fools - who are those TMF's?
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and "#1 Media Company to Work For" (BusinessInsider 2011)! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.
Advertisement