Voted Best of Utah

Voted Best of Utah

The University of Utah Health Salt Lake City Marathon is very proud to have been selected as the number one running event in all of Utah by the readers of Salt Lake City Weekly. Can’t get much better than that. Check out who else made top billing in the category...
Marathon Nutrition Do’s & Don’ts

Marathon Nutrition Do’s & Don’ts

The Salt Lake City Marathon is coming up on April 21. Now is the time to start training, but running is not the only aspect of getting fit for this fight to the finish line. Triathlon and running coach Lora Erikson and Jennifer Nelson, the Salt Lake City Marathon...
Die Hard Runners Brave the Elements

Die Hard Runners Brave the Elements

A few dozen hearty souls braved single digit temperatures this morning to actually train for the Salt Lake City Marathon. They gathered at Sugarhouse Park with a dual purpose, to train for the marathon, but also to raise money for research at the Huntsman Cancer...
Win 2 Alaska Airlines Tickets!

Win 2 Alaska Airlines Tickets!

Alaska Airlines, the 5th largest airline in the US after its merger with Virgin, is now the TITLE SPONSOR of the Salt Lake City Marathon! To celebrate both, we are offering round-trip air travel-for-two to one lucky winner out of all Full Marathon registrants signed...
Fitness Fix: Preventing Shin Splints

Fitness Fix: Preventing Shin Splints

Three easy exercises to prevent shin splints. Shin splints, or medial tibial stress syndrome, is a painful inflammatory condition marked by nagging pain across the tibia — the large bone in the front of the lower leg (a.k.a. the shinbone). The pain is caused by...