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"All in a Day’s Run" is for competitive runners, fitness enthusiasts and anyone who needs a "spark" to get healthier by increasing exercise and eating more nutritionally.

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Brian Sell — 2008 U.S. Olympic Marathoner

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Overview: Gary Cohen is an enthusiast for the sport of running. This enthusiasm has branched out to include magazine/essay writing, interviews, coaching and public speaking. In addition, Gary also leads trail runs in Central Florida and announces track meets.

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Bobbi Gibb
First Woman to run and finish Boston Marathon in 1966; 3-time Boston Marathon Champ - 1966, 1967 and 1968
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Gary Cohen Running Vault: Hundreds of essays to help you!
This Week in Running
May 22, 1976 – Eamonn Coghlan wins 1,500 and 5,000m at IC4A championships
May 22, 1976 – Shorter, Rodgers and Kardong go 1-2-3 at U.S. Olympic Trials Marathon
May 22, 1988 – Ulf Timmermann breaks World Record shot put with 75-8 toss
May 23, 1982 – Daley Thompson completes World Record decathlon with 8,704 points
May 24, 1957 – 1956 Olympic Champ Tom Courtney runs 800 meter World Record 1:46.8
May 25, 1980 – Jacek Wszola of Poland sets World Record in high jump 7-8
May 26, 1951 – Andy Stanfield sets World Record for 220 yards in 20.6 seconds
May 27, 1916 – James Meredith runs World Record 400 meters in 47.4 seconds
This Week's Birthdays
May 23, 1962 – Keith Brantly, 1996 U.S. Olympic Marathoner
May 24, 1964 – Liz McColgan; Marathon Champ: NYC 1991, London 1996; World 10,000m Gold 1991
May 25, 1965 – Bulgaria’s Stefka Kostadinova; World Record high jump in 1987
May 25, 1992 – Abbey D’Agostino, 7-time NCAA Champion: Cross Country, Outdoor 5k; Indoor 5k/3k
May 26, 1966 – Zola Budd, 1985/86 World Cross Country Champ
Trail Runs:  Wekiva State Park has great trails to enjoy whether you live in central Florida or are looking for a scenic trail run while you visit. Here is more information about upcoming group runs:
Tue, May 17, 7:00 a.m.- 5 miles. Thu, May 19, 7:15 a.m.- 7 miles. Sat, May 22, 7:15 a.m. - 12-14 miles.