Blog

'Burgh Blog

Official Blogger

Meet the 2019 Official Bloggers

by DICK'S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon
This year's team of Official Bloggers will document their training journeys, share tips and tricks, and help encourage you as you keep MOVING toward the start line. They may range in age, gender, location, background and more, but they all share the same goal - to get you pumped for race weekend! Read more

Tips for a Successful Race-cation

by Brandi Gilbert
Official Blogger Brandi Gilbert has had plenty of "learning experiences" from her race travels. From packing to race prep to race day, there is a lot you can do to make the weekend go well! As you gear up for race weekend, here are a few tips to help you get the most out of your race-cation. Read more

Soundtrack to My Run

by Monica Delmonico
Official Blogger Monica Delmonico knows there are two types of runners in the world - those who listen to music while they run and those who don't. While some find music an unneeded distraction, she considers music is a form of motivation and has a pretty sweet playlist to share for your next run! Read more

What Happens When Training Strays Off Schedule

by Heather Brown
Official Blogger Heather Brown knows training won't go perfectly. Things happen. Appointments come up. She wants to talk about what happens when training strays off schedule and how to get back to it. Read more

How Social Media Has Helped My Running

by Steffany Rubel
According to Official Blogger Steff Rubel, social media is not only a way to connect with fellow runners but also a fantastic way to celebrate your victories. You might even meet some amazing people who become your best running friends just by going on social media. Read more

Register for the Marathon

pittsburgh marathon
Interested in joining in on the fun? Register for the Pittsburgh Marathon today!