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8 Ways to Cure and Prevent Pain from Shin Splints

Prevent shin splints and keep your training momentum going strong Are you a beginner runner? Then, you might’ve heard about “shin splints.” But beginner runners aren't alone in experiencing shin splints. Veteran runners get them too.…
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Learn How to Run with a Stroller with this Helpful Advice

Parents provide insight on how to run with a stroller Half marathon training has begun for many runners! Maybe you just signed up for your first half marathon. Perhaps you’ve returned to running after taking some time off. “But what about…
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2020 August Running Playlist: Your PR-Chasing Soundtrack

The 2020 August running playlist is the anthem you need to chase your 13.1-mile PR We’ve got more tunes for you because Austin is The Live Music Capital of the World. We’re sharing our favorite tunes with you every month so you can train…

Run Austin Virtual Series Announces Armadillo 5K as Second Event

Armadillo 5K announcement coincides with 3M Half Marathon’s July 30th price increase Earlier this month, 3M Half Marathon presented by Under Armour and Ascension Seton Austin Marathon presented by Under Armour created the Run Austin Virtual…
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5 Simple Training Mistakes that You Need to Avoid

Avoid these simple training mistakes and keep things running smoothly Training for a half marathon is not an easy task, especially if you’ve never run the distance before. But you can do this and we’re here to help! For first-timers and…
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How to Return to Running After Taking Time Off

Make the most of your return to running with our advice Lace-up your shoes and let’s go! Now is the right time to return to running. Whether you’ve been out for six weeks or two years, start today! Remember: once a runner, always a runner.  Eventually,…
Image of female runner with her hands raised while crossing the 2020 3M Half Marathon finish line. Run your first half marathon at 3M Half Marathon and this commemorative spinner finisher medal is just one of the perks you'll receive!

5 Reasons Why You Should Run Your First Half Marathon

Run your first half marathon and enjoy the benefits along the way Have you ever thought about running a half marathon? Training for 13.1 miles is an investment, but the rewards are tremendous! You probably know friends and family who have completed…
Image of runner competing during the 2019 3M Half Marathon. Below the image is text reading July Running Playlist introducing the 3M Half Marathon's newest monthly playlist.

2020 July Running Playlist: Your PR-Chasing Soundtrack

The 2020 July running playlist is the anthem you need to chase your 13.1-mile PR We’ve got more tunes for you because Austin is The Live Music Capital of the World. We’re sharing our favorite tunes with you every month so you can train…
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Central Texas Food Bank Named Beneficiary of 2021 3M Half Marathon

In selecting Central Texas Food Bank, 3M Foundation continues support of Austin organizations with a significant community impact 3M Foundation selects the Central Texas Food Bank as the beneficiary of the 2021 3M Half Marathon presented by…