How to Safely Run in the Heat This Summer

Being an avid runner usually means that you run in all kinds of weather conditions, including cold temperatures, snow, rain, extreme humidity, fog as...

Farah Signs Off Indoor Athletics Career with European 5,000m Record

Britain's four-time Olympic gold medalist Sir Mo Farah set a European record on his way to claiming 5,000 meter victory at the season-ending International...

Olympic Champion Kipchoge Among Nike Athletes Targeting Sub Two-Hour Marathon

Nike has unveiled an ambitious new project designed to achieve the "impossible" time of a sub two-hour marathon in 2017. Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge will...

Mike Rowbottom: No ‘Fiddle-Diddling’ for Ed Whitlock, the 85-Year-Old Marathon Wunderkind

If Ed Whitlock can carry on as he is for another 15 years, he will become the fastest 100-year-old marathon runner in history.It's a...

Qatari Survives Heat and Sand to Win Grueling Cross Country Challenge at Asian Beach...

Idriss Moussa Yousef produced a pacing masterclass to win on a day of brutal cross-country action in soaring heat at the Asian Beach Games...

Rowbottom: Why Nike’s New Marathon Project Could End Up Breaking More Than 2

The two-hour barrier for the marathon race has the same kind of mystique about it as did the four-minute mile before Roger Bannister became...

Chicago Marathon had Estimated $277 Million Economic Impact on City in 2015

An economic impact study has found the Bank of America Chicago Marathon provided over a quarter of a billion dollar boost to the city...

Linden First US Woman to Win Boston Marathon in 33 Years

By Mike Rowbottom | Desiree Linden surprisingly became the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon in 33 years on Monday, and Japan’s Yuki...

Marathon Founded by Academy Founding President to Celebrate 50th Running

United States Sports Academy | One of the nation’s longest running marathons, founded by United States Sports Academy Founding President Dr. Thomas P. Rosandich, will...

Bolt Clocks 9.98 in Ostrava but “Showdown” with Eaton Frustrated as Decathlete Suffers Injury

Usain Bolt produced his first sub-10 second 100 metres of the Olympic season as he clocked 9.98 to win the Golden Spike meeting in...

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