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A long-running gym debate about whether to train each limb separately comes to the cycling world
In order to achieve his first UTMB win, the American ultrarunning star is taking a whole new approach: rest
Endurance-science experts explain the world record holder’s incredible marathon dominance
Running nerds won’t learn anything new from ‘Kipchoge: The Last Milestone,’ but it’s still a feast for the eyes
Katie Compton has said she never intentionally or knowingly took a banned substance after the USADA issued her a four-year ban
Daniel Pérez and the Sanba Cycling Team are proving that delivery workers, line cooks, and mechanics race bikes, too
After years of debate on the dangers of “too much exercise,” researchers sum up the state of current knowledge
Electric muscle stimulation claims to be a more efficient form of exercise. Here’s how it holds up.
No runner has ever won the 5,000-meter, 1,500-meter, and 10,000-meter treble at the same Olympics. But there have been other memorable distance triples and doubles.
A lot of the world’s top climbers won’t be in the Olympics. Here’s why.
At home with the successful young climbers and burgeoning social media stars
Israel Start-Up Nation’s physiologist Paulo Saldhana explains the data—and the feelings—that determine who attacks when in a cycling race
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Emily Sisson and her coach share the training, key workouts, and race strategies that got her ready for her dominant win at the Olympic Trials 10,000m and headed to Tokyo strong and confident.
Her list of physical feats seems almost impossible. Win national sport-climbing competitions starting at the age of 13? Check. Summit Mount Everest? Check. Free-climb El Capitan in under 24 hours? That, too. But in order to cement her status as one of the world’s best climbers, there were more daunting obstacles to overcome.
After more than 25 years of deliberation, the sport of kings finally makes its debut at the Games
A look inside the training group of U.S. Olympians Paul Chelimo, Hilary Bor and Benard Keter, plus some of their key workouts on the road to Tokyo.
This year, three new adventure sports will make their debut in Tokyo. Prepare yourself for the action with these books, documentaries, and more.
As events as big as the Olympic Trials get rescheduled because of heat, we went to the science to find out how you should decide when it is too hot to run safely
The Australian WorldTour pro bikepacked the route from Brest to Paris
After two more star runners have been excluded by World Athletics’ policy, the governing body will have to reap what it has sown
Amid a national conversation about race, colonialism, and justice, Native mappers and runners are reclaiming Indigenous cartography, names, and land
The collegiate champion and Canadian record holder reveals why he’s stronger than ever after a year without racing, how his training has changed, and some go-to workouts.
A new study shows measurable gains in strength from a purely imaginary training program
On June 20, adaptive athletes Vasu Sojitra and Pete McAfee pulled off what is believed to be a historic first in ski mountaineering
With Rule 40 restrictions looming, this is the time for athletes to tout their sponsors
Despite their differences, climbing’s most famous besties get along because they share the same convictions, support each other’s harebrained schemes, and, of course, engage in some good-natured smack talk
We asked movers and shakers in different corners of the outdoor world about what people can do to make certain spaces and sports more welcoming for all
The multiple American record holder is a huge fan favorite—does that give us a biased view of her case?
Mason Earle was scaling iconic rock faces when he was diagnosed with a chronic illness. Now he faces his greatest test of endurance.
The former Harvard rower is making the most of a six-month sabbatical from his new job at Zwift
Hobbs Kessler is taking the running world by storm
Exercise causes pain, but it also dulls it. Researchers are still trying to understand how that works.
After 21 ultrarunners died in a trail race in May, the Chinese government responded dramatically, and many are worried about the future of the adventure sports boom that’s been taking place there
A new study tests how much cycling it takes to maximize cognitive function in endurance athletes
How the climbing phenom works to equalize entry for young climbers
Incorporating steep inclines into your training can help improve strength, agility, endurance, and more
Long-distance running has exploded there, but responsible oversight of trail races has been extremely inconsistent—including, it seems, at the event last weekend in Gansu Province, where 21 runners died in a sudden storm