Even if it’s too soggy to run outside, the weather is still perfect for preparing for the eighth annual Daily News Press Run. That’s because in addition to running and walking, participants can compete in a costume contest, and it’s never too early to start working on pulling together the pe…
Just because the Kemah Bridge won’t host hundreds of runners this weekend doesn’t mean that all those runners will take this weekend off.
Not all college rivalries are played out on the football field. The cross-town clash between University of Houston and Rice University recruits runners and walkers to join in the battle for bragging rights at the Bayou Bucket 5K and 10K.
Did this week’s cooler, drier weather have you thinking about fall races? If it did, you might have been searching for The Daily News Press Run and wondering why it’s not on the September calendar. There’s a great reason for that: It’s on the October calendar instead!
The coming weekend is predicted to be the hottest so far this year, and hotter than a usual June weekend locally. That means it’s time to be mindful of the impact hot weather can have on runners.
Core strength is an essential element of successful running, and Galvestonian Tatiana Verega is the new leader in harnessing that strength and determination. Last week, she became the Guinness World Record holder for maintaining a plank position for three hours, 45 minutes, and 21 seconds.
Texas City’s upcoming Bay Street 5K combines a week-known course with a weekend of related events, making the May 18 run a highly anticipated one. “The 5K kicks off the Saturday portion of the Firefighter Games,” race coordinator Randall Cooley said.