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Everything you need to know about the famed races in Chamonix, France

The post–Usain Bolt era has delivered a bevy of thrilling performances

The 8,148-foot Colorado peak presents a fun challenge for runners, hikers, and mountain bikers alike

Images from photographers Dan and Janine Patitucci capture what it's like to run in the iconic mountain range

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Our editors tested five of the best carbon-plated trail shoes—and two alternative plated shoes—on the market. Here’s what we found.

With new young stars emerging and world records broken, the World Athletics Championships delivered excitement and action on American soil

More and more people are measuring their heart-rate variability using fitness trackers—and seeing those HRV numbers plummet after a few drinks the night before

There’s no sport whose feats of athletic brilliance are more accessible to the masses

Hawley is lucky that his awkward run didn’t end in injury, writes Zoë Rom

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Moving your body has plenty of physical benefits, but that’s just the start

With a flat, fast and shady course, the top American marathoners are ready to take on the competition at the World Athletics Championships.

A new documentary includes shocking new information about how track’s greatest distance runner came to the UK

The Hardrock Hundred Mile Endurance Run is back. Here’s what you need to know.

With 10 days of events, 1,900 athletes, and 200 countries represented, the World Championships will, without a doubt, be the most prestigious track meet held in the U.S. since the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta

Are high-end race racing shoes worth the investment? Not every runner will benefit from every shoe - so find the best one for your style.

“To toy with discomfort and see what you’re capable of is important as a human”

In the age of preapproved interview questions and endless PR, there should still be space for something unexpected

Team members run in states with restrictive LGBTQ+ laws, to show their pride in their identity and their joy for the outdoors

Should governing bodies bear the burden of proof when determining who is eligible to compete in women’s sports?

Sharon Gayter’s closely monitored world record reveals insights on marathon fueling, pacing, and strategy

To make the World Athletics Championships team, American athletes must finish in the top three at one of the most competitive meets ever held

Eighteen years ago, I was one of the best runners in the country, then a mysterious fatigue took that away. Now I’m learning to appreciate the running I still can do.

How does a brand improve on the world’s fastest marathon shoe? It makes it more suitable for the masses, not just the best of the best.

Some words of wisdom from one of the most consistently excellent marathoners of the past decade

How to train your proprioception to more effectively control body movements and improve power, speed, agility, and durability

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Jakob Ingebrigtsen may be a 21-year-old wunderkind, but he’s already learned an important truth about the fleeting satisfaction of success

How well you can see your surroundings matters, but subtle gait changes also burn more energy

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The Swiss Alps are home to an incredible new hut-to-hut runners’ route called the Via Valais. It’s a little demanding—150 miles, nine stages, and 42,000 feet of elevation gain—but if you can take it on, you’re guaranteed one of the most spectacular adventures of your life.

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The star runner’s decision to be less public on the app illustrates how pro athletes have to find a tricky balance between privacy and exposure

After an extended break from competition, the masters champ has already broken a world record on the track this year. Here are four strategies she uses to run forever.

Runners smack the ground harder—but get injured less—in more cushioned shoes. New research explains why.

For some pro runners, having the freedom to choose their footwear is worth more than a contract

Five years ago, Thomas “Rivs” Puzey competed in the famed marathon’s elite field. This year, he was happy to be among the last to cross the finish line.

The brand took its time entering the super-shoe race, but its new, responsive model for marathoners was worth the wait

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Through storytelling, she hopes to share the experience of runners of color and move the running industry toward more authentic inclusivity

We put this spring’s super spikes to the test on the oval and sorted the top models for each distance, plus the best-value options on the market

The Bowerman Track Club failed its own athletes by not being transparent about its relationship with the suspended star 

A conversation with Semi-Rad’s Brendan Leonard on the life-affirming joys of type-two fun

In their recent release, Molly Huddle and Sara Slattery push back against conditions that curtail the running careers of young women, with stories from 50 who’ve made it

In this excerpt from his new book ‘Running Throughout Time: the Greatest Running Stories Ever Told,’ Roger Robinson surfaces an incredible bit of sports history: the Great Marathon Derby of 1909.

The ultrarunning multi-world-record holder talks about sustaining longevity and the biggest thrill of her illustrious career

Thanks to a number of world-class races, a community-focused running culture, historical landmarks, and accessible wooded trails, the nation’s capital is one of the best urban running environments in the country

What motivates someone to run more than 3,000 miles around a block in Queens, New York? Transcendence.

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With input from its elite athletes, Under Armour built a new kind of trainer—without a rubber outsole—that blurs the line between speed and comfort

The fell runner from the UK came to the sport relatively late, but she seems to be making up for lost time

Follow our 12-week, effort-based plans to achieve your half-marathon goals and have a great race experience

Cultivate consistency, stay motivated year-round, and improve your speed and strength with these lessons—and staple fartlek workout—from On Athletics Club’s head coach

Otherworldly talent has its own irresistible magnetism. We can’t help but be seduced.    

Whether they want to or not, organizations like World Athletics and the International Olympic Committee have shed the mantle of neutrality

How the Knob Creek bourbon distilling company got 100 bartenders fit by invoking the anti-running, retro culture of jogging

Science-backed strategies to help you learn to accept racing discomfort and choose how you react to it

A very niche scandal at an Arizona high school takes the debate about running etiquette to another level

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Whether you’re after FKTs or just want to best your own PR, a holistic approach to wellness can help you reach your goals

The inaugural NYC Black History 50 winds its way through the five boroughs and touches on a history that is frequently ignored

An experienced physician and marathoner answers questions you’re embarrassed to ask about running and sex

The site of the world’s oldest annual marathon offers a welcoming running-club culture, unique New England running paths, and a snazzy microbrewery scene

Two-time Olympic medalist Nick Willis credits his longevity to residing in a college town. And not doing too many vomit-inducing workouts.

The Speedland SL:PDX might just change how runners think about their equipment

The 35-year-old made the switch after giving birth to her fourth child. Here’s what we can learn from her experience.

This weekend’s Millrose Games will provide a midwinter highlight and a much needed counterpoint to the marathon

A leading exercise physiologist suggests developing a top speed two times faster than your marathon pace for a “speed reserve.” Here’s how to improve yours.

A training plan and general principles to guide your first foray into longer ultramarathons

The legendary naturalist-ultrarunner discusses his highs and lows over decades of training, running a 50K at age 81 after a car accident, and what comes next

Don’t be confused by the diversity of running workouts. Learn the training zones they fit into, what type of fitness each zone builds, and how each feels.

These iconic U.S. road races deliver high energy, historic courses, and guaranteed fun

We’re expanding our running coverage, and PodiumRunner is moving over to Outside Online

Starting at five hours a week, this ten-week program will help you build endurance and jump-start your training this winter

The unlikely new American record holder in the marathon believes her best racing days are still ahead of her

Three methods to cultivate pacing mastery and optimize your performance potential

The 40-year-old’s stunning performance smashed two world records on Friday

Three types of training that will improve your speed, stride, and stamina, but won't burn you out.

Improve your running by integrating these strength, mobility and balance exercises into your daily routine—so you'll be sure to do them regularly.

New big-data study digs into hitting the wall in the marathon, revealing who is most likely to crash, when, and how much it will cost you.

Even those running less get faster in races when abiding by this golden ratio of training intensity.

The Olympic medalist turned coach didn’t have time to fully prepare and almost burned out mid-quest. Here’s how she adapted and finished strong.

The case for marking the passage of time by running your ass off

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