Elite athletes become elite by leaving no stone unturned in their preparations. But what if there was one glaring omission from professional runners’ plans?
Happy Thursday morning to you all and I hope you’re getting excited about the looming Boston Marathon this Monday. I write this to you from my couch where and just wanted to remind you that Bill Rodgers won the Boston […]
We read through an 1897 newspaper article about the first ever Boston Marathon (and added our own thoughts to it) so you don’t have to.
Picture day is something to look forward to every year. These runners surely made the most out of their respective roster portraits. Part three of our new weekly series.
The day after losing her world record, Joan Benoit took it back by winning the 1983 Boston Marathon in 2:22:43. Hear her recount her Boston Marathon win.
I have been intrigued and enchanted by running skirts since my sophomore year running cross and track in college. I specifically remember stumbling across a neon lime green and white patterned skirt with a bright aqua blue waistband and the […]
One of the biggest stories in running this week was Gary Robbins’ near-miss at the 2017 Barkley Marathons, where he finished six seconds over the 60-hour cut-off time. It was later revealed that his finish may not have counted, if […]
Here is a good question that might win you a bet at a bar: which American distance runner has made every outdoor world’s team since 2009 but never once ran in the Olympics? Dan Huling, and all of his dry […]
Take a walk in my shoes. My shoes are beat-to-shit HOKA Clifton 2s, and they are taking you down the steps of the Nostrand Avenue stop for the A and C trains in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. In my shoes you walk […]
All the action from a record-setting weekend at the Prague Half and Texas Relays, Fast times and personal bests at Champs, Florida Relays & Stanford Invite.
70 degrees, sunshine and fast times, the 2017 outdoor season is getting into full swing and yet again the Stanford Invite did not disappoint. There were some upsets, some World Championship qualifying marks and a piñata full of PR’s that lots […]