What To Expect On Course – nuun Performance

Contributed by nuun hydration, official electrolyte of The San Francisco Marathon. Here at nuun, we’re excited to return for another year as the official hydration partner of The San Francisco Marathon! This year, we’ve got something new on course: nuun Performance. The San Francisco Marathon is the first time Performance will be on ... More

Reasons to Run The San Francisco Marathon

Contributed by Erin Garvey, a 2017 Ambassador for The San Francisco Marathon. In case you haven’t heard the big news, with more than two months before race weekend, the 1st Half Marathon of The San Francisco Marathon is officially at capacity, and the Full Marathon will follow within the next week. (There are still spots open in the 5K, ... More

Raising Runners

Contributed by Dr. Lisa Marie Gonzales. Lisa and her twin daughters, Kennedy and Landry, are 2017 Ambassadors for The San Francisco Marathon. This post originally appeared on Lisa's blog. Early on in their childhood, I knew it was important to raise children who loved reading. Reading has always been the gateway to all learning for ... More

Track & Trail Training with RUN365 and On

Track & Trail events to kick off RUN365's 12 Week training program. More

Dos and Don’ts of Training for The San Francisco Marathon

With 100 days to go until race day at The San Francisco Marathon (or 5K, Half Marathon, or Ultramarathon), for many of us, if we haven’t already begun our training, it’s probably about time we do so. More

5 Tips to Make Your Running More Social

I’ve been running for a long time now, and my tried-and-true method for beating the periodic boredom that comes with the endurance training territory is simple: make it social. More

Take a Runcation: Why I Travel to Run Marathons

Runcation: Traveling to a new beautiful destination and working a race into the vacation. More

Upgrade Your Race Distance in 2017: The 40 for 40 Challenge is Worth it

What if 2017 were the year that you committed yourself to doing something that you never thought you could do? If you’re going to go big, The San Francisco Marathon is the place to do it. More

Marathons Are Easy! (And Other Ridiculous Lies We Tell Ourselves)

10 ridiculous lies about running that you might identify with. More

How Cross Training Helped me Bounce Back from Injury

Kettlebells and Ropes and Box Jumps: OH MY! Contributed by Heather Stewart, a 2017 Ambassador for The San Francisco Marathon I’m a baby.  Let’s just get this fact out of the way.  I’m a HORRIBLE sick/injured person.  I whine and moan and I hate when I can’t do what I want to do or what I used to do. When the doctor (finally) ... More