Running http://wunc.org en Rock 'N' Roll Raleigh: Why Some Run, Why Some Won't http://wunc.org/post/rock-n-roll-raleigh-why-some-run-why-some-wont <p>The Rock 'N' Roll Raleigh marathon will be held this Sunday. It's a huge event with lots of music, as the name implies. Recently we asked Rock 'N' Roll Raleigh marathon runners two simple questions: "Who Are You?" and "Why Do You Run?"</p><p>The very first response we received was from someone telling us why they are NOT running.</p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:52:19 +0000 Carol Jackson 33584 at http://wunc.org Rock 'N' Roll Raleigh: Why Some Run, Why Some Won't Rock 'N' Roll Raleigh Marathon Runners: Who Are You? Why Do You Run? http://wunc.org/post/rock-n-roll-raleigh-marathon-runners-who-are-you-why-do-you-run <p>The spectacle, ummm...sporting event, that is known as the <a href="http://runrocknroll.competitor.com/">Rock 'n' Roll Marathon</a> is headed to Raleigh this April. Are you familiar with it?</p><p>The Rock 'n' Roll Marathon is a tour. It heads to cities around the U.S. and the world in order to stage marathons. Before they reach Raleigh, marathons will be held in New Orleans, Washington, DC, Dallas, and San Francisco. (They will also hold international events prior to reaching North Carolina, in Nice, France; and Madrid, Spain.)</p> Tue, 07 Jan 2014 21:21:37 +0000 Carol Jackson 28493 at http://wunc.org Rock 'N' Roll Raleigh Marathon Runners: Who Are You? Why Do You Run? Raleigh Set To Run For Boston Marathon Victims http://wunc.org/post/raleigh-set-run-boston-marathon-victims <p>Runners in the Triangle will be jogging through Raleigh this weekend to support victims of the Boston Marathon bombings.&nbsp;</p><p>Organizers will be taking donations for the families of those who died or were injured in Monday's explosions.&nbsp; Kazem Yahyapour is the director of Cary's annual Tobacco Road Marathon and organized<a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/353938428051280/?ref=22"> this Sunday's benefit</a>.&nbsp; He finished the Boston Marathon minutes before the bombs went off. Wed, 17 Apr 2013 19:06:51 +0000 Will Michaels 13841 at http://wunc.org Raleigh Set To Run For Boston Marathon Victims