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There’s no sport whose feats of athletic brilliance are more accessible to the masses
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
In an excerpt from his new book, ‘Do Hard Things,’ Steve Magness explains a clever tactic to combat anxiety and free yourself to perform
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.
A new study compares active and passive interval recoveries, but physiology isn’t the only factor to consider
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.
How to train your proprioception to more effectively control body movements and improve power, speed, agility, and durability
The algorithms used to estimate your training load have some fundamental flaws, scientists say
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.
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
You can’t run fast without using your arms—or can you?
The Bowerman Track Club failed its own athletes by not being transparent about its relationship with the suspended star
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
The fell runner from the UK came to the sport relatively late, but she seems to be making up for lost time
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
Whether they want to or not, organizations like World Athletics and the International Olympic Committee have shed the mantle of neutrality
Most studies on sports performance don’t include women. The team behind Stanford’s FASTR program is creating a new approach—and building a healthier culture for female athletes.
A very niche scandal at an Arizona high school takes the debate about running etiquette to another level
The inaugural NYC Black History 50 winds its way through the five boroughs and touches on a history that is frequently ignored
Two-time Olympic medalist Nick Willis credits his longevity to residing in a college town. And not doing too many vomit-inducing workouts.
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
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
These iconic U.S. road races deliver high energy, historic courses, and guaranteed fun
Starting at five hours a week, this ten-week program will help you build endurance and jump-start your training this winter
Our trail shoemeliers pick the best off-road running models to pair with each trail surface
The 40-year-old’s stunning performance smashed two world records on Friday
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.
Advanced road racers, trail super shoes, and adaptable carbon fiber are some of the promises of the coming year
The case for an event that’s somewhere between the Boston Marathon and the Olympic Trials
LA Saves Track wants to give the oldest high school in the city a facility it can be proud of
While the benefit to giving elite women their own race seems obvious, the question of giving male marathoners a separate start is more contentious
A visit to Eliud Kipchoge’s Kenyan training camp reveals how he dominates the marathon world
A mathematical model explains how endurance and speed come together to determine who will win a last-lap sprint