Free Training Seminar Rescheduled

The UPMC Sports Medicine Free Marathon Training Seminar has been rescheduled for Saturday, January 27 at 10 AM. Click here for more details and to RSVP.

'Burgh Blog

Pittsburgh Marathon Blog

Check out the Pittsburgh Marathon blog for updates on the race, training tips, entertainment information and more!

What Are The Benefits Of Running 13.1 Or 26.2 Miles?

by Karl Gruber
It's clear the mental benefits of running surpasses just the mental aspects, and it also overflows into the physical and even spiritual elements of your life. One could mistake the sport of running as the remedy for all the difficulties and problems in life, and perhaps it is. Read more

Run for a Reason: Carrie and Steffany's Story

by Jordan Olander
Steffany knew she could always count on Carrie to be there for her, so she didn't hesitate to return the favor when Carrie had to have open heart surgery in 2016. Steffany decided to run for Team Children's this year to honor her best running friend. Read more

Why Do You Run and How Far Do You Want To Go?

by Karl Gruber
What motivates you to keep running and why do you choose to keep running? It's funny for veteran runners like coach Karl Gruber to even contemplate these questions because it simply doesn't cross their minds anymore - they just run. Read more

A Match Made In Training Heaven

by LeAnne Young
Official Blogger LeAnne Young has complied a list of her top seven cross training tips that have proved to be beneficial. Her goal is to follow them as she trains for the this year's Pittsburgh Marathon and hopes they will also help you as you train for your next big event! Read more

Enjoy a Run-Cation in the City that is TRENDY X10

by DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon
Visiting Pittsburgh is a great idea at any time, but 2018 is absolutely THE BEST TIME for runners! We'll be celebrating the 10th Anniversary of the DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon from May 4-6, so consider it the perfect opportunity to plan that next "run-cation." Read more

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