Every year, J. Lewis Research sponsors its employees to participate in a Salt Lake Marathon event of their choice. This year we have employees participating in all events, including the full and half marathons, the 5k, and the bike tour.
The 2013 Salt Lake City Marathon is taking place next Saturday April 20th. It isn’t too late to sign up! Online registration ends Tuesday April 16th and prices for all events go up tomorrow at midnight.
Are you new to running? Active.com is an online community and a great source for new and experienced runners. For beginners, there is a quiz to help you find out what level of beginner you are. They also list 10 easy steps to becoming a runner.
Want to find a race in Utah? At UtahRunning you can search for upcoming races in Utah by month, year, race type, city, and county.
Other running resources:
Hal Higdon is a long-time runner and writer. His website has training plans for a variety of different race distances and running levels.
Salt Lake Running Company is a local company with a bunch of great articles and tips on getting started, marathons, triathlons, nutrition, and other topics.
Runner’s World has a magazine and website with info on training, running shoes and gear, nutrition, running for beginners and motivation.