Silicon Valley Half Spotlight: Iraj Zarrinnaal

The Silicon Valley Half, 10K & 5K presented by Excite Credit Union is Friday, September 18 – Sunday, September 27. Run Local is spotlighting a couple of its runners and partners throughout the week. Visit to learn more and register today.

Meb Keflezighi’s road to retirement takes him to Capitola

At some point in his retirement, Meb Keflezighi wants to learn how to surf. Wednesday’s conditions were small but clean at Pleasure Point, perfect for a beginner. Yet the waves weren’t what brought arguably the best marathon runner in United States history to Capitola. He didn’t even dip a toe in the water. Instead, he […]

San Francisco Marry-thon

by: Kelli, 2017 Represent Running Ambassador, @_kellinickole I moved back to the Bay Area two weeks ago after spending almost 3 years in North Carolina. So naturally I thought, what better way to kick off this new adventure than to run a marathon in my new (old) city?! This was my first time running The San […]

The Beauty of the 408K

Represent Running Ambassadors

by, Debbie Espejo, @debbie_mirror The San Jose 408k—affectionately known as the Race to the Row—was my first race as a Represent Running Ambassador, but the 6th time I’ve run the race in my hometown! I enjoy participating in this family-friendly event every year. It’s just so very well organized: the bib pick up at Santana […]

Today’s Top Three Stories

by Aaron M. Jacobsen
A quick rundown of news and events from’s resident web editor and running coach.

Giveaway Test

HOKA ONE ONE Postal Nationals is giving away a FREE pair of shoes. Entering the giveaway is fast an easy. One winner will be randomly selected after the giveaway closes. Earn points multiple ways. Each point earns you a giveaway entry. Earn: two entry points for following @hokaoneone on Instagram two entry points for following […]