Will climate change slow marathon times?
A new study suggests it will take ‘considerable time’ before year-over-year warming will result in predictable and consistent slowing of race times.
Runners hit the streets with shelter dogs
Volunteers across the nation are taking shelter dogs on daily jogs to give them a little exercise and a better chance at adoption.
Best gear for summer running
What’s a runner to do in the stifling heat? Hit the trails with the best gear for running in summer.
For most urban dwellers, running involves a game of chicken involving driveways, street crossings and the occasional bike rider. So it’s no surprise that many runners head for nature to enjoy lush vegetation, fresh air or scenic mountain views. If you prefer wildlife over wild drivers, here are seven running trails across the United States that offer happier trails.
7 of the best running trails in America
9 of the world’s most bizarre races
From donut dashes and zombie chases to wife-carrying and a 3,100-mile run around the block, these footraces take the cake in the kooky department.
Get out and (barefoot) run
These sneakers are especially made to mimic running barefoot, and are made with eco-friendly materials.
Shin splints: Build your muscles with toe raises, wear the right shoes, and ease into any new exercise regimen. (If you already have them, take it easy and ice your legs.)