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

Top 11 Things To Do On Race Weekend

by DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon
Race weekend is just one week away! We hope you are as excited as we are. As we begin the final countdown to the 2019 DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon weekend of events, we wanted to share some of the exciting happenings we are most looking forward to this year. Read more

Keep Your Child's Info Close with GuardianKids ID

by Guardian Protection Services
In case you haven't heard, Guardian Protection is the Official Smart Home Security Partner this year. That's why we will be offering its free GuardianKids ID program in the Guardian Protection Family Security Zone at the Finish Line Festival! Read more

Marathon Crunch Time

by Karl Gruber
You can use any term you want to describe the final month of training - peaking, final prep, fine tuning, crunch time, etc. What really matters is that you focus both physically and mentally with laser-like intensity to get ready to race as well as you possibly can. Read more

How to Survive Taper Week

by Becky Willis
It is time to taper, which is an extremely important part of your training. And Official Blogger Becky Willis has a little secret - this is the toughest part of it all. Check out her tips to learn how to survive and thrive during taper week! Read more

Take the Corporate Challenge: Deloitte's Story

by Deloitte
At Deloitte, our people are our greatest asset and we want them to be successful in their professional and personal lives. The Corporate Challenge provides a great opportunity to impart empowered well-being to all Deloitte Pittsburgh personnel. Read more

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