Dean Karnazes grabbed the headlines, but Mississippi native SAM THOMPSON, 25, nabbed the record last summer with little fanfare, becoming the first person to blitz 50 marathons in 50 days in 50 states. Even more impressive: He suffered zero blisters en route. Here's how.
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With the latest iPod evolution, our human guinea pig turns on, tunes in, and...drops out?
Which headlp is bright enough for nighttime trail runs?
Drafting Dean: Interview Outtakes
To interview ultrarunner Dean Karnazes for our January cover story, This Life Goes to 11, managing editor Katie Arnold joined him for a short run. Four hours later, shed completed her first marathon. Here, read extended excerpts from their conversation.
Outside One Hundred
The Run for My Cure
In which our intrepid misadventurer sets out to win a marathon and quit smoking. (Hint: He only succeeds at one.)
Why try Cyclocross?
Train right with tips and tricks and of the trade from Chris Carmichael and Carmichael Training Systems.
Why does running downhill make me sore?
with Chris Carmichael
Which trail-runners offer the most motion control?
How Do I Adjust My Calorie Intake After a Marathon?
What happens when training goes digital? Your workouts get real.