marathon

This man stood up to homophobic bullies by running 401 marathons in 401 days

Oh, and just in case you’re too tired to do the math, yes, that is totally 1 marathon every day for over a freaking year!!!

Lane Moore | December 19, 2016 - 2:43 pm

Hardcore Marathoner Hyvon Ngetich Collapsed During The Austin Marathon And Finished Anyway

Kenyan marathon runner Hyvon Ngetich collapsed at the 26-mile mark at the Austin Marathon this weekend, and instead of accepting medical assistance, she crawled on her hands and knees to…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 17, 2015 - 6:00 pm

A Guy Just Ran 7 Marathons On 7 Continents In 7 Days, Which Is Seriously A Nuts Thing To Do

After I ran my first (and last) marathon last year, my legs were stone-stiff. Like, I got to the finish line, started walking, collected my congratulatory medal, heat blanket, protein…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 26, 2015 - 2:40 pm

How Shoes Made Me More Aware Of My Mortality

Two weeks before the Chicago Marathon, I bought a new model of the shoes I’d been training in and started running in them to try to break them in for…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 10, 2014 - 1:00 pm

8 Lessons I’ve Learned During Marathon Training

In March, I signed up for a 5k called Bacon Chase that took place in June (the lure being that you got unlimited bacon at the end). I figured by…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 12, 2014 - 10:00 am

True Story: My Big, Fat, Finished Marathon

About 20 weeks ago, I decided to train to do the Seattle Marathon.  Sunday was the Seattle Marathon.  When I woke up at 5am I told my partner Julianne “It’s going…

Ragen Chastain | December 9, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Running In Heels Is Painful, But Worth It

Running in heels is a talent — one which my boyfriend is very happy that I possess, because somehow we’re always running late. But I never knew that my skill…

Bianca Posterli | November 23, 2009 - 7:20 pm