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Find out why Runner's World columnist and best-selling author John "the Penguin" Bingham has taken his spirit of joy to races of his own.

Now you can be a part of the biggest movement in the running community in 25 years.

Make this the year YOU join the revolution!

Spring Break in Arizona

Arizona Distance Classic
March 12, 2006
— The inaugural Arizona Distance Classic was an HUGE success in every way. Runners and walkers from 25 states came to Tucson and Oro Valley for one of the most unique and beautiful races anywhere. From Spring training, the spas, the sun, the pools, the sightseeing and the golf, there is something for everyone.

Spring Time in Columbus

The LaSalle Bank Columbus Distance Classic
April 1, 2006
— The LaSalle Bank Columbus Distance Classic and Commit to be Fit 5K have become a rite of spring in the Midwest. Don't miss all the hospitality of Columbus and the Arena district. It is a Saturday event, because a party like this could not happen on Sunday.... If you survived the blizzard of 2005 you will love the spring of 2006.

The ULTIMATE Destination Marathon

The Great Alaskan Maritime Marathon
June 18-25, 2006
— Run the world's ONLY staged maritime marathon. A year's worth of racing in just one week. With an opening prologue time trial, a predict your time deck run, trail runs, road runs and more you face a new challenge every day.

And every night you'll be treated to the elegance of Holland America's fabulous, brand new, ms Westerdam, all the while steaming along Alaska's stunning Inside Passage.

This trip is ABSOLUTELY limited to 200 participants. Register today.

Summer in the City

The LaSalle Bank Chicago Distance Classic
August 13, 2006
— The LaSalle Bank Chicago Distance Classic is truly a classic for 2006 and will return to Grant Park and run along the beautiful Chicago lakefront. Between the flat and fast course and the stunning city views, we're sure that you'll see why the CDC has been the MUST DO Chicago race for 30 years.

Do one, do them all. Come for the races, stay for the celebrations.