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Planning Your Race Calendar

Posted by Tim Irvine on Tuesday, April 12, 2016, In : Miles To Go 
    Each runner and walker chooses a race on any particular weekend for a wide variety of reasons that can range from a distance that fits into the specific training schedule they are trying to be loyal to, a race type they have never run before or simply a race they have been eyeing for some time. With more and more races popping up in the magnolia state; on any given weekend, the options are plenty. So how do you choose what race to do?

   Many people will run a race close to home. They fit ...

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GPS Watches

Posted by Tim Irvine on Thursday, March 10, 2016, In : Miles To Go 

      Running has come a long way over the last 30 years. Leaps and bounds. In just the last 10 years, we've seen the popularity of trail runner soar, minimalist craze come and all but go away, and huge strides in what we eat during a race. But one of the biggest markets has been the evolution of the watch. I remember as a kid, if you had a Timex Triathlon, you were set. Many of my runs long ago were timed this way and GPS watches simply weren't available. Which normally mean the miles in my ...


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Dallas Stricker

Posted by Tim Irvine on Monday, February 22, 2016, In : Miles To Go 

     Dallas Stricker is one of Mississippi's future high profile runners who is actually a high profile runner now. Dallas Stricker has been running since he was able to from all accounts. His family who is loaded with athletic talent are fixtures in the running community in Hattiesburg and the coast. At 7 years old he broke the world record for his age in the half marathon twice. At age 8 he did it again for that age. There seems to be no distance he won't try and if he's in the race, my bet...


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