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Today’s Most Talked about Course- Atlanta 10 Miler

August 7th, 2014 | In Events, In The News, Local Running News, Run Reviews

Have you seen the new Atlanta 10 Miler course?! If you haven’t yet, check out the course preview video at the link below, but first read what Atlanta Track Club members and staff members have to say about the course. This might be the first time you are seeing the course, but it’s been run […]

It’s our Turn

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

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

 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 […]

No Matter Where We Are, We won’t miss the Peachtree

June 19th, 2014 | In Events, Running Meets Life

Submitted by Mike & Brenda Bruce It has become our family tradition to run the Peachtree Road Race each year. My husband started running it in the 80′s, I started in 1990 and our son started running it when he turned 10 in 1996. This year will be our son’s 19th year and he has […]

More than a Race- A Reunion

June 13th, 2014 | In Events, Featured, Running Meets Life

One Road. 60,000 Stories. -Share yours at stories@atlantatrackclub.org Submitted by John Corbett The calendar clicks over to February and it’s once again time for 74-year-old John Corbett of Winter Park, FL to start getting organized for yet another July 4th Peachtree Road Race – number 37 consecutively.  First, shop for a hotel room at the starting line – […]