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May/June Running Shorts

May/June Running Shorts

Throughout their existence, clubs across the country have enabled runners from beginner through advanced to gather in an atmosphere of camaraderie and competition. The Youngstown Road Runners Club has been doing so since the seventies. I’m proud...

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From the President’s Desk

From the President’s Desk

On a recent Friday work call we were all asked what we had planned for the weekend. When it was my turn to speak I shared I was running a half marathon. I was asked if I’m doing a relay and I replied no running the whole half. I then heard wow I...

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Running Over the Same Old Ground

Running Over the Same Old Ground

I recently completed a run in my neighborhood and was feeling like I’ve been a ball bouncing off a wall. After some contemplation I researched my running log and the numbers screamed out the answer to how this mental wall was built.

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Running for the Numbers

Running for the Numbers

Many runners train and race for and by the numbers. When training we track our weekly and monthly mileage number, possibly our number of minutes running and hopefully the pace of the training runs. When racing we care about our time and...

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