Tag Archives: 5K

San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half to use ChronoTrack Timing System

For our participants this year, we’re happy to let you know we will be using the ChronoTrack Timing System. The system is used at large events, is accurate and they have mobile tracking and results. We’re extremely excited to have the ChronoTrack Timing platform for our race this year,” say Heather Hellman, SLO Marathon Event Director. “We’ll have placed timing mats along the route and this will give our athletes an accurate gauge of their pace and progress …

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San Luis Obispo Marathon + Half Signs Three-Year Official Logo Merchandise Deal with Left Coast T-Shirt Co.

San Luis Obispo based apparel and promotional items retailer to supply event branded items for sale online and onsite at the SLO Life Expo April 5-7, 2013 SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA – The San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K has signed a three-year Official Logo Merchandise deal with Left Coast T-Shirt Co. Left Coast will exclusively handle the acquisition, printing and sales of all event logo apparel and promotional items through 2015. Get Off The Couch Potato Sports Productions, LLC, …

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Special Holiday Gift Offer

Hi friends, If you want to buy a friend or family member a race registration as a gift this season, just mail us a check for the race amount (made to SLO Marathon), the name of the person the registration is for and your email address. We will create a discount code (100% off) for that person. You give them the code in a card or some other clever way and then they can go on and register themselves thru Active.com. Send …

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Training Info Session Tomorrow (Nov.8) in San Luis Obispo

Just a reminder that the first training information session is tomorrow, Thursday, Nov. 8 at Pinnacle Training Systems in San Luis Obispo. Pinnacle will be covering their training methods and will be taking sign-ups. Marathon, half marathon and 5K registrations will also be available at the session. Anyone who signs up for the event and training will receive either a 2012 SLO Marathon shirt or sweats bag. The info session begins at 6 p.m. at 205 Suburban Rd., Suite 6. See you …

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Pinnacle Training Systems Training Tip

“Off-Season Strength Work for Marathon Runners” Many races,including the SLO Marathon, are on hilly courses which may be an added challenge to some or a deterrent to racing for others. Do not let a few hills get in the way of your race goals. Focus on these off-season training tips to get you ready for any hill! November and December are good months to work on strength to prepare for a Spring marathon or 1/2 marathon. Marathon & 1/2 Marathon Runners should …

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