Deena Kastor's Half Marathon world record is the most recent of what will likely be a more and more frequent occurrence. As conventional wisdom that runners cannot improve in their 40s and 50s is abandoned, there are more masters runners competing than ever before. more
There's plenty of anecdodal evidence about how music and video can help keep runners engaged in easy to moderate intensity running on the treadmill. New research published in the Journal of Sport & Exercise Physiology focuses on higher intensity exercise. more
Find out why Hungry Running Girl loves running during pregnancy, how Lanita Morrison lost 50 pounds, and exercises for those short on time or runners over 40. more
Shawn Hacking's self-published book Running: A Long Distance Love Affair was revised and updated in July and is available for cheap for Kindle. I was able to check it out for free via my Kindle Unlimited subscription and read it in just a couple days.
One of the most unlikely sports to make it to the big screen has indeed been featured in a movie. The long-suffering, unglamorous sport of cross country will have it's very own sports movie! more
Sneaker Report reported which shoes the top 100 runners in the NYC Marathon wore. more
It was a big weekend for races. The New York City Marathon was the last of the Marathon Majors, kind of the World Series of marathons. Nearly all the collegiate conference championships took place from Friday through Sunday, and also many high school state meets. more
Normally, we'd save something like this for Coach Tony Van D's running blog, but it's just too darn inspirational not to post on our blog.
Meet Blake Leeper and how he thinks the power of positivity can go a long way. more
This is a big weekend in collegiate cross country, with most NCAA divisions contesting their conference championships. more
The 2014 TCS New York City Marathon is the last major marathon of the fall. Despite Berlin boasting a world record performance from Dennis Kimetto and his training partner Eliud Kipchoge brilliantly winning Chicago, New York has the deepest field of them all, featuring Wilson Kipsang, Geoffrey Mutai, Stephen Kiprotich and Meb! more