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The Boston Marathon And 4 Other Races To Put On Your Bucket List

Posted 04.15.2014 | Healthy Living

The following is an excerpt from The Runner's Bucket List: 200 Races to Run Before You Die by Denise Malan Kacey Faberman wrote this race report ...

Tips to Choosing a Race

Pamela Kokoros | Posted 05.27.2014 | Healthy Living
Pamela Kokoros

When choosing a race to work towards, proximity can be the deciding factor on whether you show up to the race or not. If, like me, you're not an early morning person choosing a race you can get to easily can help get you out of bed that morning.

7 Wacky Races We're Dying To Try

SELF | Posted 04.30.2014 | Healthy Living
SELF

I'm kinda over the same point-A-to-point-B road races. And plain pavement running in this weather? Please. So, I took a look around, and, shockingly, there are almost more unique, kooky, wait-I-have-to-sign-up-for-that fitness races in the winter than the tolerable-season months!

Mom Sheds 57 Pounds After Daughter Issues The Ultimate Challenge

Posted 07.03.2013 | MarloThomas

One of the reasons I started my website is that I wanted a place for women to come together and dream. We women need to know that we don't have to ha...

Run Like Hell

Erika Sales | Posted 05.26.2013 | Women
Erika Sales

Don't look back. That's what I told myself as I rounded the corner of a sun-streaked Central Park somewhere in between the leafy green mile markers and the finish line.

Helpful Travel Tips For Runners

Travelzoo | Posted 05.14.2013 | Travel
Travelzoo

Traveling for a race? Several Travelzoo Deal Experts are seasoned marathon veterans and have shared these tips.

Run at the Speed of Fun

Steven Crandell | Posted 04.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Steven Crandell

I eased off the pace. Got my breathing back under control. And the epiphany struck: I don't need to run at any particular pace or register any particular time. All I need to do is run at the speed of fun.

PHOTOS: 5 Extreme Races For Travel-Hungry Crazy People

Smithsonian | Posted 09.05.2012 | Travel
Smithsonian

These races take athletes through some of the world's most spectacular and rugged country, as well as to the boundaries of what humans can endure.

Running the Alps

Heidi Dietrich Mills | Posted 05.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Heidi Dietrich Mills

The practical side of me won out this time around, so I won't be traveling to the TransAlpine Run this September to write about the race. This year, the focus remains on getting married and other new life endeavors. I'm not hanging up the hat for good on stage racing, however.

Bay to Breakers: A Great Day for the Race... The Human Race

Tamie Adaya | Posted 07.19.2011 | Travel
Tamie Adaya

This usually wild and eccentric district was transformed into another dimension entirely. Even by Haight Street's wacky standards this oddball spectacle was out-of-this-world.

Marathons: In the Literal Long Run, It's Training That Matters

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Just about anyone can complete a marathon if they put their minds and bodies to the effort. However, anyone also can be badly injured if there is a failure to take training seriously.

How Does Twitter Influence Correspond to Success at the Polls?

Megan Berry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Megan Berry

Naturally, a candidate's Twitter influence can only tell part of the story, but it makes sense to us that winning candidates will have more engagement, amplification, and presence in that forum.