Friday, November 20, 2009

Montclair Marathon Man Turns 70, Keeps Running (Baristanet)

Montclair Marathon Man Turns 70, Keeps Running (Baristanet)

The QCC wishes Andy best wishes and success with his "heart repair" on the 27th. To my knowledge, he is far and away the most prodigious marathoner In the world with 618. Read this story to be blown away by the extent of his accomplishment.

Sunday, August 16, 2009

Delco man looks to 44th Boston Marathon

Please check out this great story (with pictures) in the Philadelphia Inquirer about Neil Weygandt, the QCC record-holder for consecutive Boston Marathon finishes (43).

The Boston Sports Trail: A Sports-Themed Walking Tour of Downtown Boston

The Boston Sports Trail includes a number of running-related sites. You may purchase a tour book or get info about the sites of interest to you on the interactive map. See #6 (a bronzed pair of Bill Rodgers running shoes), 22 (BAA exhibit of running memorabilia), 23 (Fairmont Copley Plaza Hotel hosts the pre-race Mayor's Reception & the awards ceremony for the champions of the Boston Marathon), and 24 (A 15-foot granite medallion embedded on the Boylston Street side of Copley Square marks the 100th Boston Marathon. The medallion includes geographic and topographical maps of the course encircled by the names, countries, and finishing times of all winners since the race's inception in 1897on the map).

Sunday, May 17, 2009

New Book

Looking for the fountain of youth? New Book by Ed Mayhew highlights success stories of a number of individuals age 40 to 80 who challenge traditional views of the capabilities of the aging process. Yours truly is featured on pages 160-162.

Sunday, May 3, 2009

QCC 2009 Group Photo by Diane Carling

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Boston Marathon 2009 Photos

This album was created by Joe Esposito, longtime friend and Boston Marathoner. The Hoyts, pictured here, became QCC members in 2008. View photo gallery.

Barefoot running?

What Ruins Running - The Boston Globe