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Pushing Through Brick Walls And Learning Endurance

Michael Boblett | Posted 10.03.2011 | Healthy Living
Michael Boblett

Running is not about winning. It's about finishing.

I Run... Because I Can: Countdown to the New York City Marathon

Emily Faherty | Posted 10.02.2011 | New York
Emily Faherty

I've been thinking a lot about the "c-word" recently. The thing that took the life of a good family friend just last week. The disease that kills 1,500 Americans every day. And the reason I'm running the NYC Marathon this year.

It's a Matter of Seconds

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 10.01.2011 | Sports
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

To get your feet on and off the ground as an athlete takes a matter of seconds.

A Marathon 30 Years In The Making

Posted 09.30.2011 | Healthy Living

By Hailey Eber for On the first day of junior high phys-ed class, the teacher -- Mr. B., a tall, toe-headed, rangy fellow -- glanced ...

Is Marathon Training Just A Time Suck?

Posted 09.30.2011 | Healthy Living

By Hailey Eber for Marathon training ... it takes time. A lot of time. No really, it does. This, of course, should be fairly obvious....

The 7 Best Gym-Free Workout Routines

Big Girls, Small Kitchen | Posted 09.25.2011 | College
Big Girls, Small Kitchen

A gym membership was out of the question; the price of a month-long membership to anywhere is INSANE, and I didn't have a way to get there anyway. So I came up with my own routines.

A Summer Run With Heidi Klum

Emily Faherty | Posted 09.24.2011 | New York
Emily Faherty

Looking back on this hazy, hot and humid week of training for the New York City Marathon, it's pretty easy to pick the highlight. Going for a run in Central Park with Heidi Klum. Yes, you read that correctly.

Are You Running Like a Girl?

Martha St Jean | Posted 09.21.2011 | Women
Martha St Jean

One of the reasons we often have bad self-images is because we are obsessed by what other people are thinking. And we think they are thinking negative things -- why? -- because we are busy criticizing others

WATCH: Daniel Tosh Runs Marathon On A Treadmill, Sort Of

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 09.19.2011 | Comedy

Comedian Daniel Tosh hosted a treadmill marathon in Hermosa Beach, CA on July 8 for his Comedy Central show "Tosh.0," and despite how unappealing the ...

Becoming a Running Nerd: Countdown to the New York City Marathon

Emily Faherty | Posted 09.17.2011 | New York
Emily Faherty

When I first announced that I'd be running the marathon this year, a couple of my friends warned me, "Every person I know who trains for a marathon falls off the face of the earth."

My Magic Running Shoes

Maria Rodale | Posted 09.14.2011 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

I was one of those depressed, overweight, overstressed people who always had a reason why I wouldn't or couldn't run. The most pressing reason was that sneakers made my feet feel so hot that I couldn't bear to wear them. Ever.

Do You Run The Right Way?

Sara Gaynes | Posted 09.07.2011 | Healthy Living
Sara Gaynes

How old were you when you learned to run? Do you even remember learning to run? Are you "good" at it?

Countdown to the 2011 New York City Marathon

Emily Faherty | Posted 09.07.2011 | New York
Emily Faherty

120 days until I (fingers crossed) complete the 2011 NYC Marathon. I'm already a few weeks into training, taking those initial steps in the journey of my first-ever marathon -- steps that fill me with equal parts excitement and fear.

Get fit fast with the beginner's guide to running | Posted 09.04.2011 | Home

It is probably fair to say that running is the oldest form of exercise that exists. Given that we are designed to run (away from things that kill us, ...

The Miles That Bind Us

Brooke Wells | Posted 08.30.2011 | Healthy Living
Brooke Wells

I didn't know another way to live life other than the life I chose to lead. I never had to share attention, as my actions affected only me. I set my own agenda. And then I met "we".

Run, Zoe, Run

Mickey Goodman | Posted 08.03.2011 | Impact
Mickey Goodman

Preparing for the trip took nearly six months. Her plan was to fly to Huntington Beach, Ca., dip her toes in the Pacific Ocean, then begin running toward home.

STATS: The Average American Runner

The Huffington Post | Chris Spurlock | Posted 08.01.2011 | Healthy Living

June 1 is National Running Day. To celebrate, we've published lists of the Top 10 Ways to Celebrate and the Top 10 Tips for Beginner Runners. But, ...

Why You Run: The Best Running Day Tweets

Posted 08.01.2011 | Healthy Living

What do you run for? To celebrate National Running Day (today, June 1, 2011), its creators have asked runners around the world to answer that question...

Start Running For A Healthy Life

Dr. Mariappan Jawaharlal | Posted 08.01.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Mariappan Jawaharlal

June 1 is National Running Day. You don't need an expensive gym membership or specialized gear at home to exercise. All you have to do is get out and run.

10 Ways To Celebrate National Running Day

Posted 08.01.2011 | Healthy Living

Today, June 1, 2011, is National Running Day -- are you planning to go out for a run? No matter why you enjoy it (the exercise, the camaraderie, the c...

Team Ethiopia Takes First In Bolder Boulder Again

The Huffington Post | Matt Ferner | Posted 07.31.2011 | Denver

Team Ethiopia dominates the Bolder Boulder again, taking first place in the team challenge for the fifth year in a row and Ethiopian Belete Assefa win...

The Power Of Meditative Running

Barbara Hannah Grufferman | Posted 07.22.2011 | Healthy Living
Barbara Hannah Grufferman

I knew I had to do something to get my health, weight and stress level back on track, but run? I had never willingly run in my life, except during the dreaded annual Field Day at P.S. 203!

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.

Is Boulder Still the Happiest City in America?

Alexia Parks | Posted 06.28.2011 | Denver
Alexia Parks

Mike Sandrock is one of Boulder's perpetually happy runners. He also spends time volunteering with the nonprofit that he co-founded. Its mission: to send running shoes to children living in poverty.

What I Learned From Born to Run During 2-Mile Copacabana Swim

Steve Kettmann | Posted 06.04.2011 | Books
Steve Kettmann

What is the absolute worst way to try swimming two-plus miles from one end of Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro down to the other, actually making la...