Tag Archives: San Luis Obispo

Training Tip – 2 Weeks to Race

From Coach Greg: The two weeks prior to the marathon is what I call the ‘great marathon freak out’. Questions abound. Self-doubt creeps in. Fear is ever-present. The marathon becomes monumental. Don’t worry. Everyone feels this way. We put so much into training and want desperately for the race to go well. Use this peaking time to reflect on all your successes during training. Think good thoughts. Run strong in the remaining workouts and focus on relaxing the body/mind. Negative …


Training Tip from Coach Greg McMillan – 3 weeks to race day

From Coach Greg: This week, you’ll put the finishing touches on the fitness-building workouts. You may be tired but that’s okay. You are about to start tapering your mileage so you can peak on race day. This week is a good time to take care of all the logistics for the race. Make sure all travel plans are completed, research and book your pre-race meal and finalize all your gear and nutrition needs. Go ahead and buy as many supplies …


Ben & Stephanie Bruce to be Part of Festivities at 2015 San Luis Obispo Marathon Weekend

All-American running couple with Cal Poly and Central Coast ties to be part of Saturday, April 25th Family Fitness Day as well as weekend events; register today to be part of the “Small Town, Big Race” experience on April 24-26, 2015 SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – (March 17, 2015) – The San Luis Obispo Marathon, Half Marathon + 5K presented by LeftLaneSports.com has announced that top U.S. running couple with Cal Poly and Central Coast ties Ben & Stephanie Bruce …


It’s Pi Day and Spirit of the Marathon II Film at the Fremont

Good morning runners!! It’s Pi Day, 3/14/15 and Spirit of the Marathon II film San Luis Obispo International Film Festival. Come join us at noon Fremont Theater for the screening. We’re giving away a FREE registration, each ticket buyer will get another ticket at the door for a chance. Hear from Producer Megan Williams and the film for next year! Don’t forget to wear your running gear for the short run to Luis Wine Bar for the after party! Don’t …


Don’t Forget – Price Bump Tonight for Marathon and Half Marathon!

It’s time to register! The price bump takes effect tonight at 11:55 p.m. We have such a great race planned for everyone. If you want a unique small town experience in wine country, then this is the race for you! Tired of theme races and want to get back to the pure joy of running, then this is the race for you. San Luis Obispo is friendly, beautiful and Classic California, come #RaceSLO with us!