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Are You Ready For SAMM?

Live runner tracking The Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon is just TWO DAYS AWAY!!! While you’re out on the course Sunday, let your loved ones know how you’re doing. Use this link and follow the directions for runner tracking: There’s…
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Fitness Expo is Saturday from 10-6

Pick up your race packet and check out the booths: Whether you’re running the Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon or not, you won’t want to miss checking out the Golden Valley Health Centers Fitness Expo on Saturday at the Modesto Centre…
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Bib Numbers Are Ready

Nothing makes race day seem so close as getting your bib number. Knowing the number you will be sporting all those miles makes things a bit more real. Find your bib number now.
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Race Day Road Closures

Wondering how the Modesto Marathon will impact your driving through the city? We've got you covered. This map shows the race course through the city limits with the approximate times of road closures. 2015 City Resident Notification Map Hope…
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Our Most Competitive Field Ever

Looks like we'll have a world class runner on the course, not to mention a very competitive field! Modesto's own Jon Olsen, two-time SAMM winner, has been working his way back from injury. He'll be joining the Get Fit Pace Team, pacing the 3:30…
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Massage Therapists Announced for 2015 Race

Is there anything better than a post-race massage? Getting that rubdown right at the finish line feels great and starts the recovery process. The Modesto Marathon has once again formed a team of massage professionals to take care of our…
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Race Course Nutrition Set

We have finalized the list of nutritional supplements that will be served at the 2015 Modesto Marathon. For electrolyte drink, Tri Berry Nuun Hydration will be served at aid stations. Gels will be handed out at several aid stations. This…
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7 Marathon Training Tips on a Hectic Schedule

The best of us have a busy schedule. The worst of us have a hectic schedule. So when it comes to training and working out, it can seem impossible to find the time to fit it in. I mean… among work obligations, family obligations, and other…
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Freezing Your Nuts Off: Marathon Training

Firstly: this is not for males only – excuse the title. Winter sucks. It’s cold, windy, and depending where you live, can leave you stranded in your home for days. As you read this, you could be in a sunny, tropical place. But you could…
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6th Annual Wine & Movie Night

This year's event will be held Saturday, Feb. 28, at the historic State Theatre in Modesto. We will be showing A Long Run, featuring Bob Anderson, who started Runner’s World magazine at the age of 17. The film follows Anderson’s pursuit…
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Marathon Runners Over 30: The Unheard of Advantages

When you’re over the age of 30, running marathons can bring many benefits that are often not the case when you’re younger. Whether you’re aware of the advantages or not, they do exist, and is exactly what I’m going to be going through…
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Marathon Running: The New Counseling for Couples?

There comes a time when couples will experience tension in their relationship. Being with one person can pose new difficulties unheard of by those who may be single… but they do exist. For some, relationship counseling may be beneficial;…