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Can Biopuncture Speed Injury Recovery?

Friday, March 30, 2018 8:44 AM

Injuries are the bane of all runners. At best, the pain is uncomfortable; at worst, it’s debilitating. Other than popping an

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The Real Story of the First Woman to Run Boston

Thursday, March 29, 2018 2:00 PM

Fifty years ago, Bobbi Gibb, the first woman to run the Boston Marathon, changed the world. Then the world forgot her.

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The Importance of Protein for Masters Athletes

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 3:02 PM

This article is from Monique Ryan, MS, RD, LDN, CSSD, author of Sports Nutrition for Endurance Athletes. Recovery is an essential

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The First Step to Developing a Psychology of Success

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 2:09 PM

In this excerpt from Run Like a Champion: An Olympian’s Approach for Every Runner, two-time Olympic runner Alan Culpepper shares the

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The Dangers of Under Fueling

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 2:02 PM

This article is from Monique Ryan, MS, RD, LDN, CSSD, author of Sports Nutrition for Endurance Athletes. It starts well intentioned and

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5 Boston Charity Runners Tell Their Stories

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 2:00 PM

For some runners, competing in the Boston Marathon is not only about achieving an athletic dream, it’s about running with a higher

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Run Talk: Why I ❤️ The Boston Marathon

Monday, March 26, 2018 8:15 AM

For most Americans, the third Monday in April is just another day. But for runners, it might well be a holiday. The Boston Marathon is the

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Is Intermittent Fasting a Good Idea for Athletes?

Friday, March 23, 2018 8:25 AM

Breaking your record time may have less to do with how you train and more to do with how you eat. Fans of intermittent fasting praise the

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Injury Prevention is an ART

Thursday, March 22, 2018 2:00 PM

The treatment of soft tissue injuries will never be the same.

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Running the Boston Marathon – Backwards

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 7:03 PM

On Patriot’s Day in April, Loren Zitomersky will line up near the starting line of the Boston Marathon, shaking out the nerves and

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12 Fast Facts About The Boston Marathon

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 2:10 PM

A history of one of the oldest marathons in the world.

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One-Hour Workout: Endurance Run with Nasal Breathing

Tuesday, March 20, 2018 1:45 PM

The following is from One-Hour Workouts, a collection of 50 swim, bike, and run workouts from top triathlon coaches that anyone can fit

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True, Diriba Dominate at United Airlines NYC Half

Monday, March 19, 2018 2:18 PM

A newly redesigned course welcomed an event-record 21,965 runners and a fresh face appeared at the front of the pack at the 2018 United

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Could American Men & Women Win Boston This Year?

Sunday, March 18, 2018 7:24 PM

Could we see Americans top the men’s and women’s podiums at the Boston Marathon this year? The odds are definitely stacked in

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6 Weight-Management Practices the Pros Follow

Friday, March 16, 2018 2:00 PM

The smartest way to manage your weight for endurance performance is to emulate the methods of the fastest men and women on the planet. This

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Adidas’ Limited-Edition Boston Trainers Are Here

Thursday, March 15, 2018 8:25 PM

This morning, Adidas unveiled its newly-redesigned adizero Boston 7 as part of its 2018 Boston Marathon® LTD edition footwear

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Brooks Turns Running Shoes Into a Couture Affair

Thursday, March 15, 2018 2:00 PM

In life, we’re always looking for the perfect fit, whether it’s in terms of clothing, a new job or a romantic partner. As runners,

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Mountain Running 101: Finding Your Stride

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 4:57 PM

The training involved for a mountain race is like a bag of trail mix with a little bit of everything thrown in.

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Improve Your Leg Speed With This One-Hour Workout

Wednesday, March 14, 2018 3:48 PM

The following workout is from One-Hour Workouts, a collection of 50 swim, bike and run workouts from top triathlon coaches that anyone can

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FitBit Launches Newest Smartwatches & App Features

Tuesday, March 13, 2018 9:18 PM

Fitbit is demonstrating its commitment to making healthy choices more convenient and accessible to everyone with the release of two new

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