Murakami writes about running (and vice versa)

Japanese novelist Haruki Murakami started running because he hoped to become healthy and write novels long term.Murakami managed a jazz club in Tokyo and smoked sixty cigarettes a day. “If I wanted to have a long life as a novelist, I needed to find a way to keep fit and …

Craft beer store excites customers with a virtual race!

Beer Durham, located in Durham, NC, used a custom Racery route that toured 15 Western NC breweries including Duck Rabbit Brewery, Lone Rider Brewery, and Aviator Brewery, to engage and excite their customers. 30+ runners are enjoying this route and the fun beer-related surprises from Beer Durham along the way. [request your …

Rahija: ‘A good reminder to be grateful..’

Bryan Rahija runs primarily in Chicago, but occasionally in Durham and on treadmills in New York. He works in the consulting practice for Rosetta, an engagement agency, and maintains an astrology website in his spare time.    Q. How far do you normally run in an average week? Usually 6-8 miles, …