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:...
Can running replace public transportation in New York City? Noah Davis tried to find out.
Noah Davis takes a look at Wade Barrett's transition from professional soccer player to semi-serious ultramarathoner.
What does the popularity of a zombie-themed obstacle race say about American society?
Like many fanatical sports, ultrarunning comes with its own set of vocabulary. Though it's nothing compared to baseball, here are a few words and phrases from the ultrarunner's lexicon.
When it comes to the Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc, one of the world's most grueling footraces, they say you should always expect the unexpected. And, this year, that couldn't have been more true.
Meaghen Brown, on the ground in Chamonix, France, for one of the world's most grueling footraces, looks at some of this year's top contenders.
A preview of the 2012 Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc in Chamonix, France.
A collection of facts and figures about what is widely considered to be one of the toughest footraces in the world.
In August 2012, 34-year-old ultrarunner Michael Popov set out for a six-mile solo training run in the 120-degree heat of Death Valley, California. It turned out to be his last. Now his friends in the...
Meb Keflezighi shut up his doubters in January when he came back from an injury to win the 2012 Olympic Marathon Trials. Here are the songs he's using to get ready for the big race.
The U.S. will send three legitimate medal contenders to London to compete in the women’s marathon, an event traditionally dominated by East African and Russian runners. And while Davila and Goucher...