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2014-01-07 12:23:32

BOSTON, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- John Hancock Financial today announced the Elite USA Team for the 118th running of the Boston Marathon on April 21, 2014. The exceptional U.S. team, recruited to compete with a deep international field, includes Desiree Davila Linden, Shalane Flanagan, Amy Hastings, Serena Burla, Adriana Nelson, Dathan Ritzenhein, Meb Keflezighi, Brett Gotcher, Jason Hartmann, Nick Arciniaga and Jeffrey Eggleston. Each member of the team has competed for the U.S....

2014-01-06 12:24:40

Marathon event concludes successfully on January 2 XIAMEN, China, Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2014 C&D Xiamen International Marathon kicked off in Xiamen, China on January 2, with 77,151 participants from 46 countries and regions running one of the world's most picturesque marathon routes. Mare Dibaba Hurssa from Ethiopia clocked in at 2 hours, 21 minutes and 36 seconds, breaking the female course record held for 6 years and winning the championship. The men's winner,...

2013-12-09 23:25:32

If you’re a fitness enthusiast, you’ve probably read about the upcoming fitness trends for 2014. Some claim to “end the trend,” but none have mastered the time saving, all-level home workouts like RundleFit’s Workout Anywhere training system and their new services. (PRWEB) December 09, 2013 RundleFit’s fat burning, total body workouts developed as a resolution for personal weight loss goals. In 2007, Justin Rundle of RundleFit weighed close to 270 pounds and had just ended a...

2013-12-08 23:03:13

Garmin Forerunner 620 is the Heart Rate Watch Company's running watch of the year for 2013 and its features set is already becoming legendary. The watch does require a foot pod for indoor pace and distance which has caused confusion for some buyers say company representatives. Bozeman, MT (PRWEB) December 08, 2013 Garmin Forerunner 620 running watches have built-in accelerometers in the chest strap according to the Heart Rate Watch Company but these won't measure indoor pace and...

A Smart Shoe That Can Evaluate Running Form In Real Time
2013-12-05 15:24:42

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Jogging has been proven to reduce stress, prevent cardiovascular disease, and build muscle. However, jogging can also induce a number of injuries, such as twisting or injuring an ankle joint, pulling a ligament or even breaking an ankle. With this in mind, researchers are developing a specialized running shoe with special sensors and microelectronics to help prevent future injuries. The electronics are integrated into the sole of the...

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