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2020 in the Eyes of Clay Simpson

By Nolan Zimmer | Dec 15, 2020

 What words come to mind when you think of the year 2020? Accept and adapt  What have been your greatest successes this year? Considering the circumstances, being able to PR in 3 big events like the 5k, 10k and half marathon allows me to look back at this year as a huge confidence booster.  What…

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2020 in the Eyes of Kyle Clouston

By Nolan Zimmer | Dec 14, 2020

What words come to mind when you think of the year 2020? Starting over  What have been your greatest successes this year? In general, stripping away all the bullshit to focus on the important stuff.  What have been your biggest challenges this year? Having a dog die  During a year where racing has taken a…

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Your People

By brian | Jun 9, 2020

In 2020, humans have collectively been forced to deal with some particularly tough truths about how we interact. The focus here is on how we interact with each other, as runners.  If the quarantine life of 2020 has taught most of us anything it is that we rely on each other as people.  Maybe more…

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The race or something else

By brian | Mar 17, 2020
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True Investment

By Nolan Zimmer | Feb 23, 2020

While pounding the rutted dirt of Wabash Trail this morning, alongside Rathje and Cleary, I found myself in a very Zen state. As runners often experience, especially on the gorgeous days, the flow of our strides was in sync and the conversation was spontaneous, meaningful, and memorable. One of the more absurd aspects of running,…

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LRC Gear Thoughts

By Emily Berzonsky | Jan 28, 2020
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On This Day In History…

By logan | Jan 27, 2020

Over the weekend, I saw on Twitter that Steve Prefontaine would have turned 69 had he not died on May 30, 1975. As any runner can attest, Steve Prefontaine is a household name despite nearly 25 years passing between his death and my introduction to competitive running. To be honest, while I had heard of…

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The Suffering Lifestyle

By Nolan Zimmer | Jan 17, 2020

I would be lying if I said it wasn’t cool to see so many people push themselves in the early stages of 2020, as most of us participate in this January Running Challenge. I would also be lying if I said my left shoulder isn’t a little sore right now, thanks to my tumble on…

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Get it done

By brian | Jan 12, 2020

Many of us were greeted by the reality of Nebraska winter as we stepped out the door for weekend miles the last few days.  Been lucky so far this season, but you saw single digits on your weather app, negative windchills.  Seeing it on the phone is one thing.  Feeling it on your face and…

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