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Archive: November, 2012

Philly Marathon: A Remarkable 'Mile'stone for a runner that keeps on going

Wednesday, November 14, 2012, 6:00 AM
This is just part of our coverage of this year's Philadelphia Marathon. You can read all of the articles at www.philly.com/marathon2012. And don't forget to join us there on race day to follow the action. By Robert Senior 100,000 miles is a LONG distance. It’s the point where people start thinking... Read more

Philly Marathon: Age is just a number

Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 6:00 AM
This is just part of our coverage of this year's Philadelphia Marathon. You can read all of the articles at www.philly.com/marathon2012. And don't forget to join us there on race day to follow the action. By Justin D’Ancona “Try swimming.” That’s what Hugh Campbell’s... Read more

Vick's concussion: The sideline assessment

Monday, November 12, 2012, 3:58 PM
by Robert Senior By now, you’ve probably seen the hit that forced Eagles quarterback Michael Vick from Sunday’s game with a concussion—his second in as many seasons. This afternoon, typically reticent coach Andy Reid revealed that Vick’s was a “pretty significant”... Read more

One child for every mile: Reilly runs for a cause

Monday, November 12, 2012, 9:43 AM
By Robert Senior Linda Reilly runs for her hometown. Born and raised in South Philadelphia, she now lives out in Carlisle, Pa., but is returning home for her second consecutive Philadelphia Marathon. It’s also the second marathon of her life. “I was always active, but never in a competitive... Read more

Balancing running and a busy law career

Sunday, November 11, 2012, 9:05 AM
This is just part of our coverage of this year's Philadelphia Marathon. You can read all of the articles at www.philly.com/marathon2012. And don't forget to join us there on race day to follow the action. By Rob Senior In 2007, after a career of competitive running at the Tatnall School in Wilmington... Read more

The beauty of individual competition

Saturday, November 10, 2012, 6:00 AM
This is just part of our coverage of this year's Philadelphia Marathon. You can read all of the articles at www.philly.com/marathon2012. And don't forget to join us there on race day to follow the action. By Rob Senior My sports background consists entirely of team activities. Whether playing, coaching... Read more

Philly Marathon: Tips from a top competitor

Friday, November 9, 2012, 2:04 PM
This is just part of our coverage of this year's Philadelphia Marathon. You can read all of the articles at www.philly.com/marathon2012. And don't forget to join us there on race day to follow the action. By Capt. Kelly B. Calway Editor’s Note: Kelly Calway is a United States Army Captain and... Read more

The Art of Running

Thursday, November 8, 2012, 12:00 PM
This is just part of our coverage of this year's Philadelphia Marathon. You can read all of the articles at www.philly.com/marathon2012. And don't forget to join us there on race day to follow the action. By Michael G. Ciccotti, M.D. Running is a sport that requires very little equipment and can... Read more

Philly Marathon: One Runner Gets Back In The Groove

Wednesday, November 7, 2012, 12:54 PM
Inquirer Sports Editor John Quinn last blogged for Philly.com about his experience with the Broad Street Run. That was the last time he ran - until this past weekend - when he participated in the Cooper Norcross Run the Bridge 10K. John's back, and will be sharing his experience as he prepares for... Read more

Examining Runners And Cardiac Arrest

Tuesday, November 6, 2012, 2:13 PM
This is just part of our coverage of this year's Philadelphia Marathon. You can read all of the articles at www.philly.com/marathon2012. And don't forget to join us there on race day to follow the action. By Robert Senior Last year’s marathon here in Philadelphia saw two runners collapse mere... Read more
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Ellen Casey, MD Physician with Drexel University Sports Medicine
Desirea D. Caucci, PT, DPT, OCS Co-owner of Conshohocken Physical Therapy, Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
Michael G. Ciccotti, M.D. Head Team Physician for Phillies & St. Joe's; Rothman Institute
Julie Coté, PT, MPT, OCS, COMT Magee Rehabilitation Hospital
Justin D'Ancona Philly.com
Peter F. DeLuca, M.D. Head Team Physician for Eagles, Head Orthopedic Surgeon for Flyers; Rothman Institute
Joel H. Fish, Ph.D. Director of The Center For Sport Psychology; Sports Psychology Consultant for 76ers & Flyers
R. Robert Franks, D.O. Team Physician for USA Wrestling, Consultant for Phillies; Rothman Institute
Ashley B. Greenblatt, ACE-CPT Certified Personal Trainer, The Sporting Club at The Bellevue
Brian Maher, BS, CSCS Owner, Philly Personal Training
Julia Mayberry, M.D. Attending Hand & Upper Extremity Surgeon, Main Line Hand Surgery P.C.
Jim McCrossin, ATC Strength and Conditioning Coach, Flyers and Phantoms
Gavin McKay, NASM-CPT Founder/Franchisor, Unite Fitness
Heather Moore, PT, DPT, CKTP Owner of Total Performance Physical Therapy, North Wales and Hatfield, PA
Kelly O'Shea Senior Producer, Philly.com
Tracey Romero Sports Medicine Editor, Philly.com
David Rubenstein, M.D. Sports Medicine Surgeon, Rothman Institute
Robert Senior Event coverage, Sports Doc contributor
Justin Shaginaw, MPT, ATC Athletic Trainer for US Soccer Federation; Aria 3B Orthopaedic Institute
Thomas Trojian MD, CAQSM, FACSM Associate Chief of the Division of Sports Medicine at Drexel University
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