The Runner Who Hid Her Gender to Be the First Woman in the Boston Marathon
When 20-year-old Kathrine Switzer bucked the Boston Marathon's rules in order to compete, a man tried to physically remove her from the race.
The Fat-Burning Effects of HIIT Workouts Are Exaggerated
Here’s a closer look at the science on cardio and weight loss and what it all means for you.
Meet 'Dick Run Claire,' the Woman Who Draws Dicks With Running Apps
Claire's run dozens of routes resembling penises of various shapes and sizes.
A Female Athlete From India Is Changing the Way We Look at Sports
Lieutenant Khushali Purohit, the first woman from her city to become a Super Randonneur, wants us to know that you can train and succeed, all by yourself.
Does Exercising Before Breakfast Help You Burn More Fat?
Critics like to say that fasted cardio is a catabolic menace that will strip away the muscle you’ve worked so hard to build.
In Indian Villages, Jobless Men Run to Join the Army
Amid mounting unemployment, these village men can be seen running at all times of the day and night, with a singular mission to get into the army.
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A Short Run May Help You Focus Better Than Meditating
Moderate exercise translates to immediate benefits for brain functioning, a new study shows.
Our Ancient Ancestors Would Crush Us in a Fitness Competition
We’ve evolved into a bunch of out of shape weaklings.
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Who Would Win in a Race Between a Man and a Horse?
We watched 1,000 people race a bunch of horses 21 miles across mid-Wales to find out.
This Is Why Running Doesn’t Always Get Rid of Stomach Fat
Even seasoned marathoners can still have the dreaded runner's paunch.
Running Might Be an Effective Way to Help Smokers Quit
This new quit-smoking technique has a higher success rate.
Some People Are Irrationally Attached to Their Running Shoes
I'm from a tribe of sorts, made up of runners who are very superstitious about their sneakers.