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Half Marathon Queen – Tracy Valdez

On October 15, 2016, I finished 17 Half Marathons in 17 months! Stacy Bernal has nicknamed me the Half Marathon QueenView full post »

Taking the first step toward the 2017 Ogden Marathon

Outside, right now, it snows and rains. Heavy sheets of winter descend o n the Wasatch Front, sliding off the rockyView full post »

On qualifying for the Boston Marathon – Brittany Blanchard

Back in 2005, I ran my first marathon.   My only goal was to beat five hours and to check “run a marathon”View full post »

The Ogden Marathon and Women in Motion

Many of our members competed in various Ogden Marathon Events in May.   Although the weather left much to be desiredView full post »

Running in Shorts – Toni Christensen

Often I hear women say that they can’t wear shorts because they don’t like their legs or won’t wear tank topsView full post »

Featured Runner – Jennie Payne

We’ve had OPR members do some crazy things in the past.  12 half marathons in 12 months, 10×10 (10 miles aView full post »