Jack’s Marathon Team

Check here for team news.  Important updates from marathons or simply to confirm your shirt size.


Why We Run TRFJ2015 Testimonials

Nov 30 2015

This Run’s For Jack 2015 Testimonials Why We Run:  Just a few of the stories shared by participants at TRFJ2015 I’m a…

TRFJ: Five Kilometers of Encouragement and Community

Oct 25 2015

Glenbard West High School Hannah Jackman, Contributing Writer, October 15, 2015 As a highly charitable and involved community, we hear about 5k fundraisers…

JMT 2016 Why We Run

Mar 22 2016

“I run because I can. When I get tired, I remember those who can’t run, what they’d give to have this simple gift I take for granted, and I run harder for them. I know they would do the same for me.” ~ JMT

Coach’s Blog 8.01.16

Aug 03 2016

Hello Jack’s Marathon Team … I hope your training is going well and you are running injury free.   Chicago Runners –…

Coach’s Blog 7.18.16

Jul 18 2016

Hello Jack’s Marathon Team: I hope your training is going well and you are enjoying some wonderful running weather. I am disappointed…

Coach’s Blog 5.31.16

May 31 2016

Hello Jack’s Team. I hope you all had a wonderful Memorial Day weekend. If your schedules were as busy as mine over…

Coach’s Blog 5.16.16

May 16 2016

Jack’s Marathon Teams Chicago and New York:  Hello Team – I hope you are all well and ready to run some miles!…

Coach’s Blog 5.02.16

May 01 2016

Marathon Training Philosophy and Plan Overview: The purpose of this update is to expand on the basic training philosophy and explain the…

Coach’s Blog 4.25.16

Apr 25 2016

JACK’S MARATHON TEAM: Chicago and New York Hello Jack’s Team Members, Finishing a marathon is a tremendous accomplishment and a life-changing event.…

Why We Run: Stan Sher’s Journey

Feb 23 2016

Stanley Sher of Washington, D.C. was diagnosed with an aggressive form of melanoma in 2013. After several failed treatments and surgeries, he…