Pittsburgh Marathon Blog

Pittsburgh Marathon Blog

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

Training Tips: Running Smart and Safely

by Karl Gruber
Learning how to stay safe during a run will save you from incidents, accidents, trauma or issues that could result in injury. We want to see you come across the finish line healthy, happy and alive, so be aware, be smart and be safe during every one of your training runs and races. Read more

Experience VICTORY X10 in the City of Champions

by DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon
The Pirates, Penguins and Steelers give Pittsburgh many reasons to be proud, but our nickname extends well beyond their respective sports. Register today so you get a chance to experience VICTORY X10 alongside winning athletes in the City of Champions. Read more

You Have to Learn Nutrition Basics First

by Nick Fischer
Planning your pre and post-workout meals without nailing nutrition basics is similar to trying to do long division and having never learned how to count. You have to learn nutrition basics first to ensure your general eating habits are varied, balanced and moderate. Read more

Run For A Reason: Four-Step Fundraising Method

by Jordan Olander
Are you already registered as a charity runner and need some help fundraising? Or are you interested in becoming a charity runner but hesitant because you donít know how to fundraise? Fundraising is not as overwhelming as you may think. Read more

Training Tips: How and Where to Find Running Inspiration

by Karl Gruber
Donít be surprised when or where motivation to run and train comes from! Inspiration can come in many forms and from the most unlikely of sources, so run with it while you can. Read more

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