Patrick Makau, the WR holder in the marathon, is training very well, and focused on the prize of prizes, the 2013 Virgin London Marathon on April 21, 2013. Zane Branson sent us a note about Patrick running the Hapalua Half Marathon on March 10, 2013. Toni Reavis, as is many times, the case, wrote a thoughtful piece on the race, and where Patrick puts his heart, lungs and soul-the world record holder has global view of the world….
Larry Eder has had a 50-year involvement in the sport of athletics. Larry has experienced the sport as an athlete, coach, magazine publisher, and now, journalist and blogger. His first article, on Don Bowden, America's first sub-4 minute miler, was published in RW in 1983. Larry has published several magazines on athletics, from American Athletics to the U.S. version of Spikes magazine. He currently manages the content and marketing development of the RunningNetwork, The Shoe Addicts, and RunBlogRun. Of RunBlogRun, his daily pilgrimage with the sport, Larry says: "I have to admit, I love traveling to far away meets, writing about the sport I love, and the athletes I respect, for my readers at runblogrun.com, the most of anything I have ever done, except, maybe running itself." Theme song: Greg Allman, " I'm no Angel."