running

Posted By FW Mag Staff on 2018 Jan 18 - 11:17am

This is what 40 pairs of running shoes looks like — our ode to the Cowtown Marathon, which will celebrate its 40th anniversary when it kicks off on Saturday, Feb. 23. Now imagine 5,000 pairs of running shoes. That’s approximately how many low-income North Texas school children received...

Posted By Jennifer Casseday-Blair on 2016 May 19 - 5:23pm

How to ride and run safely and considerately

Multi-use trails should be enjoyable for walkers, runners, skaters, cyclists, and in Fort Worth, even horseback riders. With a skyrocketing population and increased popularity in trail use, the result is an often-congested pathway. Hitting the trails can be an energizing start or decompressing end...

Posted By Jennifer Casseday-Blair on 2016 Jan 20 - 3:34pm

Getting ready for an endurance run is just as much a mental process as it is a physical process.

Here is an all-inclusive guide on revving up for the 2016 Cowtown Marathon, including local runners’ tips, pre- and post-race meal suggestions and the latest-and-greatest running gear. Personal Records Local marathon runners share tips on getting ready for the marathon and how they got the...

Posted By Jessica Llanes on 2014 May 22 - 10:34am

From color runs to zombie chases and scavenger hunts, social running events offer new and experienced runners alike unique and entertaining ways to have fun while staying in shape.

Not long ago, organized racing belonged to competitive runners. Now a variety of fun runs and adventure races offer novice runners the chance to compete in a friendly, social environment. So whether you are a hardcore runner looking to break up your routine or have never run a mile in your life,...

Posted By amazey on 2012 Feb 21 - 2:33pm

Ready or not it's Cowtown Marathon weekend!

This Sunday, February 26th, I will embark on a 26.2 mile journey (I’d like to deck whoever added that .2 in there, as if 26 miles aren’t enough??) Just me and thousands of my closest friends for the 34th annual Cowtown Marathon. It’s actually more like a few dozen friends who are...