Race Coverage

Rogue, Triple Digit Heat Steal Show at Zilker Relays

Erik Stanley runs side by side with Jarred Carson to complete the second leg.

AUSTIN – An estimated 150 four-person relay teams showed up to run the annual Zilker Relays, braving triple digit temps under the sweltering August sun. Austin-based Rogue Running dominated the field, bringing more than 30 squads and taking top honors […]

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Pre-Race Preparation: Austin Trirock Triathlon (2013)

Pre-Race Preparation: Austin Trirock Triathlon (2013)

On September 2nd, 2013, Austin will hold its 2nd annual TriRock Triathlon. This popular triathlon is the third event in the 2013 TriRock Triathlon Series and replaced the Austin Triathlon in 2012.  Austin welcomes the TriRock Tri athletes into a […]

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Get Your Relay On For Zilker Relays

Get Your Relay On For Zilker Relays

The Zilker Relays is either the last big race of summer or the first major race of the fall racing season. Regardless of how you look at the Relays, there’s no better way to give summer the boot than with […]

Wish

About Wish

Bob “Wish” Wischnia has more than 30 years of running industry experience across publishing, retail, web, and race organization. An Arizona State University alum, Wischnia has been a runner virtually his entire life, still competing in track and road race competitions. And in the free time he’s not pounding the pavement? He’s swimming, cycling, and catching days on the green.

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Jack’s Generic Triathlon (2013): Race Notes, and Recap

Swim Start

I’m sure many of you have browsed intensely for a post race wrap-up on this year’s Jack’s Generic Triathlon. Sorry for the delay, I was on the road for a race. With the new event location and race distance, we […]

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Sunstroke Summer Stampede Ends 10-Year Run This Wednesday Night

Sunstroke Summer Stampede Ends 10-Year Run This Wednesday Night

On Wednesday night (August 7th), the Sunstroke Summer Stampede series will end its 10-year-run of low-cost, low-key summer 5-K races. The final race will begin at 7 p.m. at Brush Creek Regional Trail in Williamson County. Mr. Marathon—Frank Livaudais—began putting […]

Wish

About Wish

Bob “Wish” Wischnia has more than 30 years of running industry experience across publishing, retail, web, and race organization. An Arizona State University alum, Wischnia has been a runner virtually his entire life, still competing in track and road race competitions. And in the free time he’s not pounding the pavement? He’s swimming, cycling, and catching days on the green.

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Jack’s Generic Triathlon Gets a New Venue: Course Preview and More

Jack’s Generic Triathlon Gets a New Venue: Course Preview and More

With the 2013 triathlon season in full swing, athletes have multiple opportunities to race in Texas. For example, Austin will host one popular race, Jack’s Generic Triathlon, at the start of August. This event holds the spot as the 4th […]

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