Category Archives: General

TVR Runners at the Western States 100

2011 TVR results to appear here, soon. But in the meantime, congratulations to TVR runners Pam Smith and Andy Jones-Wilkins for their excellent performances at the Western States 100. Pam (20:40) finished 10th among women, and AJW was 9th male … Continue reading

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60th Anniversary of Zatopek’s Hour World Record

2011 is the 60th anniversary of Emil Zatopek setting the world record for 60-minutes, twice! Zatopek ran 19,558m on 9/15/1951 and was reportedly intrigued by the idea of breaking 30-minutes for 10k twice after he noticed splits of 31:05 and … Continue reading

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History of the 1-Hour Run

Just 8 more days to go in the TVR this year. Here is an article about the history of the event.  It was written in 2005, so it does not contain information about the current women’s or men’s world records, … Continue reading

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Welcome to the TVR!

Thanks for visiting the official blog of the Titus Van Rijn 1-Hour Distance Run.  2010 is our 12th year, and the race window this year is May 1-31.  More details to follow.

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