Martin Fritz Huber

Yes, You Need the Track Workout

It's not just for spandex-clad speed racers. Here's how any athlete can tap into the power of the track to get fitter and faster.

Austria Is Hiring a Professional Hermit

In mid-January, a small village in the Austrian Alps briefly made international headlines when it was in need of a new hermit. Saalfelden, in the state of Salzburg, is one of the only places in...

Why Are Adventure Sports So Boring to Watch?

For those of us who fancy ourselves among the cognoscenti of niche “Olympic” sports like running or skiing (a list that now also includes climbing, surfing, and skateboarding) the ephemeral uptick in...

Race Your Way Around the World

For those seeking inspiration, here's a list of stellar international races you can do on your own travel schedule—one for each continent.

How to Improve Your Running Life

"Sameness is the mother of disgust, variety the cure," goes the maxim, typically attributed to Petrarch. Obviously, the man had running on his mind. While the psychological release and physical...


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