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It goes without saying that things have been a little (ok, alot) stagnant around here for the past few months. About Mark IocchelliAlso known as the “Running Blogfather”, I’m a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I’m running double the mileage with no pain – and I’m getting faster. […]

About Mark Iocchelli

Also known as the "Running Blogfather", I'm a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I'm running double the mileage with no pain - and I'm getting faster. I love to talk about running form and Arthur Lydiard. I also enjoy taking photographs, have a beautiful (and very patient!) wife, and am the proud father of two crazy kids. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about the site.

Site Maintenance/Down Time »

We will be doing some maintenance and upgrading and therefore will not be posting articles over the next couple of days. You may experience connection problems during the next few days. Not to worry – these will resolve themselves shortly. See you in a few days. Happy Easter! About Mark IocchelliAlso known as the “Running […]

About Mark Iocchelli

Also known as the "Running Blogfather", I'm a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I'm running double the mileage with no pain - and I'm getting faster. I love to talk about running form and Arthur Lydiard. I also enjoy taking photographs, have a beautiful (and very patient!) wife, and am the proud father of two crazy kids. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about the site.

New-Fangled Quote Archive »

We’ve given our quote archive a facelift. Check it out here. And get in touch with us at this link if you’d like to contribute to this page! About Mark IocchelliAlso known as the “Running Blogfather”, I’m a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I’m running double the mileage […]

About Mark Iocchelli

Also known as the "Running Blogfather", I'm a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I'm running double the mileage with no pain - and I'm getting faster. I love to talk about running form and Arthur Lydiard. I also enjoy taking photographs, have a beautiful (and very patient!) wife, and am the proud father of two crazy kids. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about the site.

Membership Has Its Privileges »

Last week, you got your first look at the new-look CRN, as well as the enhancements to the Running Blog Family(RBF) directory. Those changes were only the beginning. About Mark IocchelliAlso known as the “Running Blogfather”, I’m a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I’m running double the mileage […]

About Mark Iocchelli

Also known as the "Running Blogfather", I'm a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I'm running double the mileage with no pain - and I'm getting faster. I love to talk about running form and Arthur Lydiard. I also enjoy taking photographs, have a beautiful (and very patient!) wife, and am the proud father of two crazy kids. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about the site.

New Design, New Features, New … »

To start the year, we’re making some big changes here at CRN so, come on down and check things out. If you are an RSS subscriber, make sure you visit the site because there are quite a few features you won’t be able to see from Bloglines. In addition to a completely new look for […]

About Mark Iocchelli

Also known as the "Running Blogfather", I'm a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I'm running double the mileage with no pain - and I'm getting faster. I love to talk about running form and Arthur Lydiard. I also enjoy taking photographs, have a beautiful (and very patient!) wife, and am the proud father of two crazy kids. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about the site.

Do You Have a Running Blog? »

Most people around here know about the Running Blog Family Directory (RBF) – the web’s most ginormous list of running blogs. Until yesterday, the RBF was a one trick pony – it was just a big ol’ list. Well, the RBF just went through a huge upgrade About Mark IocchelliAlso known as the “Running Blogfather”, […]

About Mark Iocchelli

Also known as the "Running Blogfather", I'm a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I'm running double the mileage with no pain - and I'm getting faster. I love to talk about running form and Arthur Lydiard. I also enjoy taking photographs, have a beautiful (and very patient!) wife, and am the proud father of two crazy kids. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about the site.

Happy Holidays from CRN! »

The gang here would like to wish you a terrific holiday season. All the best to you this Christmas! We’d like to also thank you for helping us grow this past year and I would – from the bottom of my heart – especially like to thank our team for the wonderful contributions they make […]

About Mark Iocchelli

Also known as the "Running Blogfather", I'm a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I'm running double the mileage with no pain - and I'm getting faster. I love to talk about running form and Arthur Lydiard. I also enjoy taking photographs, have a beautiful (and very patient!) wife, and am the proud father of two crazy kids. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about the site.

Looking for a Few (More) Good Writers »

The Complete Running Network wants YOU. We want YOU to write for US. Qualifications: Must love running. Must love talking and reading about running. Your dreams should be about running. You’re the person at the cocktail party boring the non-runners with running stories. (Of course, you don’t go to many cocktail parties because you have […]

About Jeanne

Cocky, headstrong, and genetically insecure, Jeanne is known by her friends as the Tall One. Whether its running a marathon, or ringing bells in choir, this love-able rapscallion finds ways of landing in all kinds zany, madcap adventures. You can find Jeanne musing about life, running, bell ringing, and other things at her favorite hangout, Not Born to Run. When not regaling her public with tales from the trails, Jeanne works as a Web editor for a national newspaper. She is also a freelance writer. Jeanne lives in the leafy suburb of Bethesda, Md., just outside the Beltway.

Showdown @ CRN: Be There Or Be … Uninformed! »

Make sure to stop by tomorrow when and Meet in a battle of the ages to duke it out for your love & admiration! The topic: Long Run and Marathon Fueling. Stop by tomorrow to find out who’s right and who’s nuts! About Jeanne Cocky, headstrong, and genetically insecure, Jeanne is known by her friends […]

About Jeanne

Cocky, headstrong, and genetically insecure, Jeanne is known by her friends as the Tall One. Whether its running a marathon, or ringing bells in choir, this love-able rapscallion finds ways of landing in all kinds zany, madcap adventures. You can find Jeanne musing about life, running, bell ringing, and other things at her favorite hangout, Not Born to Run. When not regaling her public with tales from the trails, Jeanne works as a Web editor for a national newspaper. She is also a freelance writer. Jeanne lives in the leafy suburb of Bethesda, Md., just outside the Beltway.

Join our Flickr Group! »

We’ve started a new flickr running group – a place for the CRN community (that’s you!) to share its running photos! Share your running photos with our group and watch them magically appear at this link and, for a limited time only, in our right sidebar. And you never know – your photo might just […]

Three New Site Features »

Three new web site features: Improved archives, Subscribe to Comments and Random Running Blog

Get to Know Our Authors »

We’ve added a little personal touch to CRN. But to see it, all 1000+ of you RSS subscribers will have to come to the site where you’ll see a little picture beside each author’s article that links to their blogs. Why not pay them a visit? We’re betting they’ll welcome you with open arms. About […]

Runners Who Are Racing This Weekend »

I see that, according to the CRN Race Calendar, there are seven people racing this weekend. That’s including myself. Was that last mention overly narcissistic? Anyway, head on over and wish me them luck! P.S. TRIATHLONS are more than welcome on the calendar. About Mark IocchelliAlso known as the “Running Blogfather”, I’m a 40-something marathoner […]

About Mark Iocchelli

Also known as the "Running Blogfather", I'm a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I'm running double the mileage with no pain - and I'm getting faster. I love to talk about running form and Arthur Lydiard. I also enjoy taking photographs, have a beautiful (and very patient!) wife, and am the proud father of two crazy kids. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about the site.

Got Blog? »

Here we explain four ways Complete Running can help promote your running blog.

Gadgety Goodness »

We’ve been busy at CRN putting together all kinds of goodies for you. One of the things we’ve been working hard on are widgets and gadgets and other neat stuff for your blog. Check out the CRN Gadgets, Widgets & Tools page for details. We’ll be adding more to that page every week for the […]

Finally – A Race Calendar About YOU! »

CRN got its start with bloggers – specifically, running bloggers. WAIT! Don’t rush off just yet if you’re not a running blogger because this announcement just may be of value to you too. Running bloggers always want to know what other running bloggers are up to. We madly check blog posts and subscribe to dozens […]

Announcing: Complete Running Forums! »

We apologize to those of you who got our newsletter and have already heard about this. To those of you who did not get our newsletter, what are you waiting for? Visit our sign-up page so you don’t miss any cool stuff we’ve got in the works! On to today’s announcement… ———— One of the […]

Introducing the Complete Running Network Newsletter »

We’ve wanted to do this for a long, long time and it’s finally here! Issue #1 of the CRN Newsletter has some really cool news and tools in it. It was sent to about 900 runners this past weekend (April 21-22). Did you get your copy? If you didn’t, and would like to receive future […]

Site Maintenance »

Hello faithful readers. CRN will be doing some maintenance beginning Friday evening. You will likely experience periodic connection problems to the site throughout the weekend. Everything should be sorted out by Monday morning with our hope that load times for the entire domain will have improved by then. Thanks for your patience. Have we told […]

Get Yourself in the Pages of Runner’s World! »

UPDATE: Gigi says she has enough responses to continue with her story. Thank you and good luck to all of you who commented! Gigi, a journalist on assignment for Runner’s World, contacted us looking for people who might fit into a story she’s writing. Do you consider yourself a competitive runner? “Competitive” does not solely […]

About Mark Iocchelli

Also known as the "Running Blogfather", I'm a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I'm running double the mileage with no pain - and I'm getting faster. I love to talk about running form and Arthur Lydiard. I also enjoy taking photographs, have a beautiful (and very patient!) wife, and am the proud father of two crazy kids. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about the site.

Happy Holidays to All »

It’s that time of year again. Too much food, too much to do, no time for running. Right? Wrong! Scroll through the past few months of articles here at Complete Running and we’ll guide you through these treacherous holiday waters. Meanwhile, you may have noticed some ups-and-downs on the Complete Running Network recently. Rest assured, […]

About Jeanne

Cocky, headstrong, and genetically insecure, Jeanne is known by her friends as the Tall One. Whether its running a marathon, or ringing bells in choir, this love-able rapscallion finds ways of landing in all kinds zany, madcap adventures. You can find Jeanne musing about life, running, bell ringing, and other things at her favorite hangout, Not Born to Run. When not regaling her public with tales from the trails, Jeanne works as a Web editor for a national newspaper. She is also a freelance writer. Jeanne lives in the leafy suburb of Bethesda, Md., just outside the Beltway.

CRN Makes FoxNews.com Top Ten List of Health Blogs »

We’re honored to have made the FoxNews Top Ten List of Health Blogs. Welcome FoxNews visitors. Please have a look around and tell us what you think. We’re always open to suggestions. About Mark IocchelliAlso known as the “Running Blogfather”, I’m a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I’m […]

About Mark Iocchelli

Also known as the "Running Blogfather", I'm a 40-something marathoner who has beaten stress fractures and terrible shin splints. Now I'm running double the mileage with no pain - and I'm getting faster. I love to talk about running form and Arthur Lydiard. I also enjoy taking photographs, have a beautiful (and very patient!) wife, and am the proud father of two crazy kids. Feel free to contact me if you have any questions or comments about the site.

Article in Orange County Register About CRN Author Jessica »

CRN author Jessica is a little bit more famous – and with good reason. This article is appearing today in the Orange County Register – a southern California newspaper with online and print versions of it’s publications. Jessica: …a few months back, Greg Hardesty (the author of the article) joined my trail running group. Before […]

Congratulations to CRN Team Member Jeanne »

We’re happy and proud to announce that our favorite CRN editor, Jeanne from Not Born to Run has knocked almost an entire hour off her last marathon finish time this past weekend. Great job, Jeanne! What are you waiting for? Go congratulate her! About The MgtMail | Web | More Posts (61)

Contest Winners Will Be Announced Shortly »

For those of you who took part in our Launch Contest, please do not fear – we will announce the winners by the end of this week. Thanks for participating! About The MgtMail | Web | More Posts (61)

Undergoing Some Maintenance »

For our RSS Subscribers, you may notice some old posts showing up in your feed again. This is due to our doing some maintenance (mostly fixing incorrect/broken URLs). Please bear with us while we clean the CRN house up a bit. About The MgtMail | Web | More Posts (61)

Attention All Runners: You Could Win a Trip to Kenya! (no kidding!) »

It doesn’t get any better than this. We received an email last week from National Geographic Adventure that they are running a contest aimed at runners! Check this out (clicking on the image will take you to the contest): Just imagine running in Kenya — the land of some of the world’s greatest running legends. […]

Share Your Voice With the Running World! »

CRN has a terrific writing team and, although we can’t bring on more people to write for us on a full-time basis, we still have room for your stuff so … send it to us! What do we look for? Send us your articles, product reviews, photos, links to your favorite websites and anything else […]

5 Things You Can Do to Put a Smile on Our Faces »

The Complete Running Network has a team of about 15 writers busily churning out what we think will soon be known as the best running stuff on the Web. We’re ecstatic with the response we’ve gotten so far, but do you know how you can encourage our team to keep up the good work? We’re […]

A Worthwhile Plug »

If you read our thank you, you know how indebted the Complete Running Network is to Chris Brogan. Well, Chris is putting on a top-class podcast event very shortly and he needs a bit of help. Trust me, anything you can do to help Chris reach his goal is well worth it. This guy spends […]

Are You Here for the Launch Contest? »

Are you here to help someone win our launch contest? Click here! About The MgtMail | Web | More Posts (61)

Announcing the Complete Running Network! »

Today is a landmark day for Complete Running. Why? Because we’re excited to announce our re-launch as the Complete Running Network (CRN)!

Last Post Under the Current Complete Running Site »

We’re so excited about Monday’s surprise. Are you? Have you told your friends? About The MgtMail | Web | More Posts (61)

Be Sure to Visit Us on Monday, August 21st! »

On Monday, August 21st, Complete Running starts a new race. You know the runners, but this is an all-new course. Stay tuned to completerunning.com and be ready! We’re offering up free prizes, and we’re not talking paper numbers and safety pins! Things are about to change around here! About The MgtMail | Web | More […]

It’s Chocolate Friday again! »

Stop by Chocolate Runner’s Blog (Jon) and see what he has in store for us this Friday



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