I love marathon weekend in my adopted hometown of Eugene, Oregon. As you all know, Eugene is America’s running town, affectionately called Tracktown, USA. It’s the home of the late great Prefontaine, Hayward Field, and more elite runners that you can count.
But what I don’t love is long distance. I’m not a marathoner. I’m not even a long-runner. Ten miles is long to me. Yet, even as a non-marathoner or even a non-half-marathoner, I love the marathon. Read more >>