Run Atlanta: Haven in the City

July 25th, 2014 | In Local Running News, Run Reviews, Running Meets Life

I ran this one the night the US got knocked out of the World Cup. I ventured north to historic Brookhaven, one of Atlanta’s shiniest jewels, for a 4-mile therapy session. The run basically loops around Capital City Country Club and its golf course, and along the way it passes by gorgeous home after gorgeous […]

Run Atlanta: I Heard it Through the Beltline

July 21st, 2014 | In Local Running News, Run Reviews, Training

It is a waste of time, you might say, to dedicate a blog post of a series about runs in Atlanta to the most well-known run in Atlanta: the Eastside Trail of the Atlanta Beltline. But as I started in Piedmont Park this morning with the intention of mapping a route through Virginia Highlands (will […]

Run Atlanta: No Place Greater than Decatur

July 11th, 2014 | In Run Reviews, Running Meets Life

Run Atlanta: No Place Greater than Decatur

Welcome to the newest blog series from Atlanta Track Club! Our mission is simple: scour the city street-by-street, trail-by-trail, to create a map of incredible runs throughout the metro area, and then relay all of that to you so you can get off the beaten path. If you’re like some of us, you do the […]

It’s our Turn

June 30th, 2014 | In Events, Running Meets Life

It's our Turn

Written By Brendan, Leo and Emmett O’Neill 10 years old, Triplet brothers from Charlotte, NC We have spent every 4th of July of our lives standing in front of Christ the King Cathedral with our Grandma, waiting for our Mom and Dad to run by us.  We have seen 10 Peachtree Road Races starting in 2004 […]

3-Time Olympian Jen Rhines to Make Masters Debut at Peachtree

June 25th, 2014 | In Events

3-Time Olympian Jen Rhines to Make Masters Debut at Peachtree

 Coming out of Villanova University in 1996 as a five-time NCAA Champion, Jen Rhines had a dream. She wanted to make an Olympic  team. Her dream came true in 2000, when she became an Olympian at 10,000 meters. It came true again in 2004, when she earned a spot on the U.S. Olympic team in the […]