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ADVICE FOR COLD WEATHER RUNNING

    Advice for Cold Weather Running By Courtney Dawley, DO, Kaiser Permanente As we head into the colder months, it is important to adjust our fitness habits to remain healthy and safe. This is especially true for runners who may be starting winter race training.  Winter poses different challenges: Shorter days, longer nights and […]

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COUNTDOWN TO THE MARATHON

Countdown to the 40th Annual Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon November 27, Napa, CA – The Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon, named one of the “Top 10 Marathons Worth Traveling For” by Forbes Travel, returns Sunday, March 4, 2018, marking the 40th annual race. The 26.2 mile course, which is limited to 3000 runners, begins […]

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NAPA VALLEY MARATHON TO AID REGIONAL RECOVERY FROM DEVASTATING WILDFIRES

  For Immediate Release: October 25, 2017 Contact: Michelle La Sala michelle@blisteringpace.com 916-201-4439 Napa Valley Marathon to Aid Regional Recovery from Devastating Wildfires Runners around the world can join the race’s efforts to help uplift the victims of the natural disaster. As friends and neighbors near and dear to the Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon […]

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JOAN BENOIT SAMUELSON RETURNS TO NAPA FOR 40th ANNUAL EDITION

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 30, 2017 Contact: Marita A. Dorenbecher (707) 944-1373 (707) 738-7672 maritadorenbecher@sbcglobal.net   Gold Medalist Joan Benoit-Samuelson To Highlight 40th Running Of Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon   NAPA, California, August 14, 2017—Joan Benoit-Samuelson, winner of the first-ever women’s Olympic marathon in Los Angeles in 1984, will be the featured guest […]

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NAPA VALLEY MARATHON WILL BE 2018 RRCA CHAMPIONSHIP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 16, 2017 Contact: Marita A. Dorenbecher (707) 944-1373 (707) 738-7672 Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon Will Be 2018 RRCA Championship Event   NAPA VALLEY, California—On March 4, 2018 the 40th edition of the Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon will be run through the world-famous Napa Valley, from Calistoga in the north to […]

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2017 NAPA VALLEY MARATHON SCHOLARSHIP DONATIONS

Contact: Marita A. Dorenbecher (707) 944-1373 (707) 738-7672 KAISER PERMANENTE NAPA VALLEY MARATHON SALUTES THE 2017 GRADUATES – RECIPIENTS OF SCHOLARSHIPS   June 6, 2017 – Napa, CA-The Board and Event Directors of the Kaiser Permanente Napa Valley Marathon applaud the many students who volunteered to help at the Marathon in March this year from […]

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HECK AND WEITZ CLAIM VICTORIES!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Mark Winitz Win-It!z Sports Public Relations Tel: (650) 948-0618   HECK AND WEITZ CLAIM WINS AND WEIGHT IN WINE AT KAISER PERMANENTE NAPA VALLEY MARATHON NAPA, Calif. — March 5, 2017 — On a cool morning punctuated by sun, intermittent rain, and brief hail, a marathon newcomer and a veteran emerged […]

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