Looking for an original gift idea for that
super special someone? How about a trip for two to race the 2010 Athens Classic
! Granted, it’s not a practical idea for every runner on your
list, but a trip to Greece
would make an ideal getaway for you and your significant other if you are both
runners. After all, what could be more exciting than to run the original
marathon course, finishing in the Panathinaikon Stadium?

The event takes place in November, so
there’s plenty of time to search for travel deals, plan for time off of work
and train. Running in the Athens Marathon is certainly on my life-list – followed,
of course, by some well-deserved R&R in the Greek