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Registration Opening Celebration

Registration Opening Deals
by PGH Marathon
A special preview of all of the great deals and prize giveaways happening during the Opening Week of Registration for the 10th Anniversary of the DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon. Read more

The Mental Side of Racing

by USATF Foundation Coaching Archives presented by GNC Live Well
Exploring the most common fears on race day and how to conquer them. Read more

Runners Start Training on the Right Foot at Kickoff Training Run

by PGH Marathon
This past Saturday nearly 400 determined runners braved the cold weather to join us for our annual DICKíS Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon Kickoff Training Run. Despite the low temperatures, spirits were high as runners set out on their 17-week training journey. Read more

Itís Only Cooler if Youíre Standing Still: How to Dress for Winter Running Success

Cold weather running gear
by Dick's Pro Tips
Dressing properly could help you thrive in any kind of weather. Some runners run hot, others run cool; some sweat a lot, others hardly at all. This is to say that the first order of business is dress for your comfort, not someone elseís Read more

Celebrate the Start of Training Season at Kickoff Run

Kickoff Training Run
by Karen Price
Saturday's Kick-off Training Run marks the start of the 17-week training for the 9th DICKíS Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, scheduled for Sunday, May 7, 2017. Read more

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