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Connecting the Dots to Boston

February 16th, 2015 | In Featured, Local Running News, Running Meets Life

by Boston Bound Bob April 15th, 2013. Patriot’s Day. Marathon Day. Boston, MA. Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia and Rita Jeptoo of Kenya had just won the 117th running of the world’s most prestigious annual marathon.

Run Atlanta: Freedom Run

October 3rd, 2014 | In Featured, Run Reviews, Running Meets Life

For this run I decided to do a little pilgrimage of sorts: running Freedom Park Trail to the Martin Luther King Jr. historic district. I started in Candler Park and simply followed the trail, which is a section of the Stone Mountain Trail, all the way to its end, then took a lap around King’s […]

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 – […]

Mile One of the AJC Peachtree Road Race

June 5th, 2014 | In Events, Featured

          Mile One: Lenox Mall to the crossroads of Peachtree Street, Roswell Road, West Paces, and East Paces You’ve gone to the expo, pinned your number on your most patriotic shirt, laced up the trainers, downed your bowl of Wheaties (no milk because “Milk was a bad choice”), hopped on MARTA, […]

Georgia High School Track & Field Recap

May 12th, 2014 | In Featured, In The News, Local Running News

                Another season of high school track and field wrapped up at the conclusion of the 2014 boy’s state track meet in Jefferson, GA on Saturday. Georgia’s best posted astounding performances across all classifications, making the 2014 meet one of the most exciting championship meets in history. All […]