running

Hooked on triathlons and none too soon

As men age, some take up golf, others tennis and a few softball, but not many choose triathlon – unless you are Gary Ferris. Now 70, the Lincoln Hills Sun City resident deci ...

Lincoln’s Bartlett claims a bronze belt buckle

Auburn may be considered the endurance capital, but Lincoln would have to be in contention for the title of most amazing athletes. Lincoln’s Drew Bartlett’s name was d ...

Learning the lessons of experience

The half-marathon is an incredible feat for the average individual to compete in and to complete. This past weekend, I competed in the Davis Moo-nlight half-marathon Saturday nigh ...

Overbay and Johnston run around the clock for GEMS

There are only a rare few who would commit to running 24 hours straight for any cause, but Lincoln’s Tony Overbay took his fourth trip around the clock in as many years last ...

Overbay 24-hour run weekend for GEMS

Ultra-marathon runner Tony Overbay will again take to the Glen Edwards Middle School track Friday to run around the clock Friday to Saturday for the Panthers. Jeffrey Johnston will ...

Runners to your mark

The leaves are beginning to show on the trees, the flowers are blooming and the days are getting longer. Also getting longer are the distances some hearty athletes from Lincoln run ...

Run Rocklin set for April 6

Runners should start training to reach their full potential for the half-marathon finish line of the  11th annual Run Rocklin on Sunday, April 6. “This is a ‘Chal ...

Local couple makes a run for the Olympic Trials

SACRAMENTO – Trying to outrun the delight of running isn’t an option for marathoners Tim and Lindsay Tollefson, who were steps closer to a second shot at the Olympic Tr ...

The endurance required to fulfill a dream

The endurance of determination coupled with the perseverance of passion cannot outrun the joy of running a marathon. “I’m too stubborn to give up,” said Tim Toll ...

Overbay, Johnston and Fink earn buckles at Western States run

Three Lincoln ultra-runners battled century-mark temperatures to finish the 40th running of the Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run June 29-30 with each earning belt buckles &nda ...