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Member NameBill Rodgers
LocationBoston, Mass
Years Running49 
Max Distancemarathon 
Fastest Mile4:18 
Current Mile6:30 
Types of RunningRoad Runner
Internet Profile Linkhttp://www.billrodgersrunningcenter.com/
Fitness StatementI am near a 50 year vet of the roads! I am the parent of two daughters,27 and 22, and run about 30 races a year across America.
I have done this since winning boston in 75.
I think I am the only american to have a significant marathon win on five
I am tied with Frank Shorter for third spot World Rankings of Marathoners
according to Track and Field News .This is for lifetime rankings.
I love to meet new runners/marathoners,and particularly enjoy meeting some of the Vetern runners as well.
I am a great fan of our sport. I think its the most competitive sport in the
world...and the sport that has the most positive impact on our health and
Running AchievementsFour time Boston Marathon Winner
Four time New York Marathon Winner
28 of the 59 marathons I have ran were run under 2:15. In all I have won 22 marathons in my career.

Rodgers received his B.A. in sociology from Wesleyan University, where his teammate Amby Burfoot also won the Boston Marathon while still a student. Rodgers also has an MS in special education from Boston College.

Rodgers was inducted on December 3, 1999, in Los Angeles, California to the National Track & Field Hall of Fame located in Indianapolis, Indiana. In 1998, Rodgers was inducted in the first round to the National Distance Running Hall Of Fame in Utica, New York. 

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Bill RodgersPleasanton 12/23/12Double Road Race721:18:12247100.00results


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Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
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ran patch hill trail near my house;trying to wear orthotics again;off/on with them for several years now

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012
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ran road/trail run with friends on Cape Cod;beautiful weather/flat course

run I was very impressed with Cape Cod when I was there in August...and I am sure now it is not hot and humid...
Bob Anderson 10/16/12 7:27 pm
Tuesday, October 16th, 2012
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trail run at easy pace in Patch hill trails 53 mile week Tired!

run You are getting in some miles there Bill. Sounds like you are going to be ready for the Pleasanton Double.
Bob Anderson 10/16/12 7:24 pm
Wednesday, September 12th, 2012
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ran easyon patch hill trail

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012
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ran asteady pace 2 hr run on trails ;cooler air abig plus;humidity is disappearing from New England at last

run That's a nice long run...I am sure you are not sad to see the humidity going away!!!!
Bob Anderson 9/11/12 6:46 pm
Thursday, September 6th, 2012
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I ran on the trails atbthe bottom of my street today;humidity is still with us here in Massachsetts;to me its atime to back off;wehen the cooler weather comes i try to ramp up my workouts.After all,we recover so much better in cooler,low humidity conditions...and running is morefun!
we can use our bodies and minds to move faster..

run Thanks for posting here. You have no idea how much you inspire me (and probably just about every runner out there)!
Roger Wright 9/6/12 8:41 pm
run The humidity is a killer for me too. As you mentioned, runnis is much more fun when the weather is cool. Today when I ran it was like 64 degrees. I love racing when it is like 45 degrees!
Bob Anderson 9/6/12 10:24 pm
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runnerWelcome Bill...it is good to have you on board. Can't wait to have you out for our Pleasanton Double Road Race December 23...
Bob Anderson 8/28/12 11:48 pm
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UjENA FIT Club Fit Log Entries (2024) 2012

Wk #Log DateEntry TypeActualDay AvgWk TotWk PointsAcc Pnts
-1 Wks 0 Days 0.0 Days/Wk Avg 0.0 mi nan avg nan avg  
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