Whitney Dreier

Author's Bio

Whitney Dreier (@wdreier) is an associate online editor for Outside. She is a two-time Boston Marathon finisher, the 2012 and 2014 New Mexico women's snowshoe racing state champion, and an expert baker (check out her DIY energy bar recipe here).
 

Running Legend Frank Shorter On Boston

Frank Shorter—who won gold in marathon in the 1972 Summer Olympics—is often credited for starting the running boom across the United States in the 1970s. Here, he tells Outside about his experience...

Orange is the New Boston

Adidas first partnered with the Boston Athletic Association (BAA) back in 1989 to create a line of apparel—hats, jackets, tights, shirts, you name it—that runners could purchase at the marathon expo...

Photographer: Marcio Jose Bastos Silva/Shutterstock.com

Record Marathon Finishes in 2013

Last year was a record year for the marathon, according to Running USA’s Marathon...

Photographer: Jennifer Jackson

2014 Snowshoe National Championships

Nearly 400 runners turned out for the 13th annual U.S. National Snowshoe Championships on March 1 at Prospect...

Photographer: Associated Press

Speedskating Suits Too Slow

Vents on the back of the skintight, aerodynamic speedskating suit let heat escape but also let air enter, which creates a drag that prevents athletes from achieving maximum speed.

The Gear You Need to Run In the Snow

Seconds after giving an interview about running in the snow, a Portland woman wiped out—on television. Don't repeat her mistakes.

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