Monthly Archives: July 2014

Brigid’s Omaha Half Marathon Training – Week 2

Illness is no fun, and it is even less fun in the summer.  And even more less fun (is that possible? It isn’t grammatically correct, for sure!) when it screws with your training.  All of the “feed a cold, starve … Continue reading

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Jeff’s Omaha Marathon Training – Week 2

Yesterday was my first official day of training after talking to my trainer Mark about what I would like to accomplish to get ready for the Omaha Marathon.   Mark and I were able to talk for about 30 minutes about … Continue reading

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Nicole’s Omaha 5k Training – Week 2

This week has been amazing with the outpouring of support and enthusiasm from my readers at Mom Saves Money. I decided to create a 5K Running Challenge for my readers who are getting back in shape like I am. I … Continue reading

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Jonathan’s Omaha 10k Training – Week 2

This is the first week of my journey to doing a 10k at the Omaha Marathon. Mark (my HITS Endurance trainer) had just one big goal for for me this week: to have me run at an easy pace for … Continue reading

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Meet the Winner – Omaha Marathon

  Hi, I’m Jeff. I’m a 31 year old high school science teacher and I die hard sports fan. My favorite teams include all Iowa State Cyclone teams, Chicago Cubs, and the New England Patriots. I’m training for the Omaha … Continue reading

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Meet the Winner – Omaha 10K

Hello, my name is Jonathan. I’m 32 years old and training for the Omaha 10K. I live a fairly active life, but running has never been one of my strong suits. Before this, the most I have ever ran is … Continue reading

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Meet the Winner – Omaha Half Marathon

My name is Brigid. I am 39 years old, the mother of a toddler, wife of an electrician and QA coordinator for a nonprofit. I like to drink beer, bake treats, and come up with great ideas for projects in … Continue reading

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Meet the Winner – Omaha 5K

I’m Nicole, a 34 year-old stay at home mom of three kids ages 8, 5 and 3.  Part-time I run the website MomSavesMoney, published ‘The Extraordinary Art of Couponing’ and teach coupon, freebies and meal planning classes at the Metropolitan and … Continue reading

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Omaha Marathon Training Program

The legacy of the Omaha Marathon continues September 21, 2014 and will call TD Ameritrade Park home. Offering a distance for everyone, the 39th annual road race will include a Friends & Family Mile, 5K, 10K, Half Marathon and Marathon, … Continue reading

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Where in the world is HITS Endurance?

HITS Endurance took the triathlon community by storm in 2011 with the debut of HITS Triathlon Series. Last year, HITS ventured into running with HITS Running Festivals and now offers 14 multisport events each year. One of the fastest growing … Continue reading

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