Jorge Ospina Hits 2:52 In Berlin

Longtime Run SMART Project client Jorge Ospina of Detroit, MI ran 2:52:03 at the Berlin Marathon. [Full Results] This marks Jorge’s third fastest marathon ever and within 2 minutes of his personal best set six years ago.

Thanks again for a great training cycle. Even though I did not break 2:50 I am very happy with the result. – Jorge

Sometimes Less Is More

Jorge Ospina bested his 4-year-old half marathon PR at the NYC Half this past weekend. His official time was 1:21:55 (6:15 per mile). [Results] The 44-year-old from Ann Arbor, MI is currently training for the Boston Marathon so we’re excited to see what he can do with tapered legs later next month!

Jorge Ospina Cracks 2:50 For First Time In Barcelona

Jorge Ospina, of Ann Arbor, MI, set his second marathon PR with Run SMART at the Barcelona Marathon. Last we reported, back in 2011, he broke 3-hours for the first time in Boston finishing in 2:53:27. Recently, in Barcelona he ran almost perfectly even splits (1:24:08 at half) to finish 142nd place overall in 2:49:11! [Full results]