July 25th, 2018|Melissa's Corner, News|

My friend Lauren Markowitz Sheinberg is my guest blogger today! This week, something that's pretty commonplace with runners (stashing a water bottle) turned into a neighborhood kerfuffle thanks to social media. Just last week I wrote [...]

Fit Foodie 5K(ish)

June 24th, 2018|Melissa's Corner, News|

I’m not sure what I was thinking, signing up for a 5K in June. Oh right. My friends talked me into it. This year's Fit Foodie 5K was held at the Mueller development, a repurposed [...]

Rim 2 Rim 2 Rim Report

January 25th, 2018|News|

A few years ago, my friend John told me that he completed the Rim to Rim to Rim Crossing at the Grand Canyon, but I didn’t truly understand what he was talking about. I had [...]

3M Race Week is Here.

January 15th, 2018|News, Road Races|

AUSTIN, Texas, January 15, 2018 -- High Five Events, one of the largest privately owned event production companies in the United States, is making final preparations for the 24th annual 3M Half Marathon on January [...]

New Updated Site

October 4th, 2017|News|

Hey Austin Runner- This is a long overdue post. We have been revamping the site to make it faster, cleaner and mobile responsive. This was a challenge, but has recently been done. The new site [...]

Vern’s No-Frills 5K, Race #100

August 20th, 2017|5k, News|

Vern’s is ordinarily, well, no frills. No shirt, no chip timing. Just a well-organized, small, community race organized by my running coach and named in honor of a friend of the race. Run the third [...]

Zilker Relays

August 17th, 2017|News, Relays|

AUSTIN, Texas, August 7, 2017 — Teams currently registered and groups who plan to register for the 2018 Austin Marathon are invited to begin their training at Zilker Relays on September 8, 2017. The event [...]

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