running

Running the Western States 100

On June 27, I woke up 15 minutes before the 3 o'clock alarm and started the final preparations for the Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run.  The night before, I had app ...

Pacing problem in Rocklin Run

Run Rocklin is a great event to bring together friends, family and a community for a terrific cause in the city of Rocklin. The 2015 race was my second and I did it for the reason ...

Once in a lifetime marathon experience

The marathon – a 26.2-mile torture test of the body and senses. However, it is a race I personally think everyone should try to attempt at least once in their lives. The or ...

Taking on the Resolution Run 2015

New Years Day has always been the start of new beginnings and unbroken resolutions. I decided to begin mine at the Auburn Overlook competing in the Resolution Run for 2015. I am s ...

Learning the lessons of experience

The half-marathon is an incredible feat for the average individual to compete in and to complete. This past weekend, I competed in the Davis Moo-nlight half-marathon Saturday nigh ...

Run Rocklin set for April 6

Runners should start training to reach their full potential for the half-marathon finish line of the  11th annual Run Rocklin on Sunday, April 6. “This is a ‘Chal ...

Annual Run Rocklin adds half-marathon

The 11th annual Run Rocklin will be held Sunday, April 6 at Johnson-Springview Park in Rocklin. This year, a half-marathon (13.1 miles) will be included, which is a popular distan ...

High five Rocklin High athletes sign letters of intent

Five more Rocklin High  athletes penned their names to national letters of intent last week, as Thunder continued to roll to the next level. Cross-country and track athlete G ...

Sporting things to do in the area

For anyone feeling left out of the sporting arena, here are a few things on the local docket. The Sacramento Area Wrestling Association (SAWA) will host a tournament at the Hardwo ...

Local couple makes a run for the Olympic Trials

SACRAMENTO – Trying to outrun the delight of running isn’t an option for marathoners Tim and Lindsay Tollefson, who were steps closer to a second shot at the Olympic Tr ...

The endurance required to fulfill a dream

The endurance of determination coupled with the perseverance of passion cannot outrun the joy of running a marathon. “I’m too stubborn to give up,” said Tim Toll ...

Auburn area runners, spectators avoid Boston blast by minutes

For some Auburn area runners and their supporters at Monday’s Boston Marathon, a matter of minutes turned out to be the difference from being near the explosions that killed ...

Presidents Day run at Whitney High School

PRESIDENTS DAY 5K   WhiteHawk Insurance Co. of Lincoln will sponsor a 5-kilometer run to benefit John Adams Academy of Roseville. The event will take place 9 a.m. at Whitney ...

Wildcats go on the road for cross country meets

The Whitney High varsity cross-country team traveled to the Bay Area to compete in the Stanford Invitational and the frosh/soph runners checked in at the Pacific Tiger Invitational ...

Rocklin prevails in defensive Quarry Bowl to claim granite trophy

With Whitney High coming into Rocklin Stadium at 2-0 Friday night, and scoring nearly 50 points a game it appeared the Quarry Bowl might be lightning in a bottle, but it turned out ...