Finishing a marathon will never feel effortless, but there’s something about running 26.2 miles in the shadow of Mount Kenya that makes it easier to endure.
Starting in Spooner Lake State Park, this race follows the Tahoe Rim Trail, a singletrack trail that circumnavigates Lake Tahoe and links together the surrounding peaks.
Rising 5,000 feet above Bozeman, the Bridger Range flaunts a dramatic, narrow ridgeline that links together several of its peaks.
10 trails that should be on every runner's bucket list
Widely considered the New England Trail Running series’ most difficult event, the Loon Mountain Race in Lincoln, New Hampshire, packs a whopping 2,200-vertical gain in just 5.5 miles.
How do you make a marathon more intense? Try throwing in snake-infested swamps and dense jungle swarming with mosquitoes.
What is the future of spectating and racing after the Boston bombings?
Parks points out that most runners would have been expected to finish between 4 and 4.5 hours, or around the time of the explosions
Just after I finished the Boston Marathon, we met up at the family meeting area, which is a block from the finish, and had been sitting there 15-20 minutes when we heard this boom. I thought it was...
Beresini was just .3 miles from the finish line when the first bomb detonated
We had a handful of writers running the 117th Boston Marathon on Monday when a series of explosions rocked the city. Here are some of their stories.
Peter Vigneron on being a sports writer in a time of crisis
Spanish ultramarathoner Kilian Jornet is the world's best at only 25
Is there a better way to get to know a new city than jogging through its streets? Noah Davis doesn't think so.
Shaun Martin, a Navajo cross-country coach from Chinle, Arizona, uses running as a powerful motivator for high school students who yearn for opportunities beyond the reservation. But make no mistake:...