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Portland Parks Foundation Crowdfunding For Wildwood Trail Footbridge

Thursday, September 21, 2017 1:56 AM

The Portland Parks Foundation is working to improve the safety for both pedestrians and vehicles with a footbridge on the Wildwood Trail.

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Heat Forces Cancellation Of Rock ‘n’ Roll Montreal Marathon And Pushes Half And 10K One Hour Earlier

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 9:28 PM

Due to unsafe weather conditions expected in Montreal, Rock 'n' Roll race officials have made the decision to cancel the full marathon.

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What It Looks Like To Run Along America’s Iconic Route 66

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 5:35 PM

Salomon athlete Max King decided to run from town to town in the American Southwest on Route 66 and document his journey along the way.

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The New Brooks Levitate Promises To Give Runners More Energy

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 5:26 PM

The new Brooks Levitate running shoe claims to have the greatest energy return in the industry thanks to new DNA AMP technology.

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8 Different Types Of Runners You Will Definitely Encounter

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 2:03 PM

Are you a party animal or a weekend warrior? Find out where you fit in among these groups of runners.

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Here’s The Lineup For The First U.S. Virgin Sport Festival Of Fitness

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 1:55 PM

The first U.S. edition of the Virgin Sport Festival of Fitness takes place next month with two races and three stages of fitness classes.

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Darcy Piceu Sets New FKT On The John Muir Trail

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 1:48 PM

This past weekend trail and ultra-runner Darcy Piceu set her second Fastest Known Time (FKT) this year on the John Muir Trail in California.

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Tough Mudder Expands With Creation Of World Championship

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 1:42 PM

Just announced, the Tougher Mudder 'elite' waves can compete in three Regional Championships and one World Championship event.

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The Top Places To Run And Refuel In Miami, Fla.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 11:05 PM

Will Smith was right—ain't no city in the world like this, especially for runners.

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New Research Reveals Which U.S. City Exercises The Most

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 8:20 PM

Today marked the release of the 2016 Community Rankings for Exercise, which ranked 189 cities to find out who exercises the most.

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Torrential Weather Forces Mid-Race Cancellation At Copenhagen Half

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 7:21 PM

Runners were greeted by sun at the start line but two hours into the race a torrential downpour and hail forced the race cancellation.

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Determined Marathoner Rolls Across Finish Line After Collapsing

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 5:06 PM

Last month at a marathon in Washington, Devon Bieling rolled her way across the finish line after collapsing and still earned a BQ.

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The NorCal Distance Project Team Disbands

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 2:34 PM

The NorCal Distance Project, a training group of talented female distance and middle distance runners based in Sacramento, has disbanded.

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Check Out The Adventure And Luxury Of The Camelbak Pursuit Series

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 2:09 PM

With two events this year and more planned for 2018, the Camelbak Pursuit Series is the perfect outdoor summer camp for adults.

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Runner Suits Up And Sets A New Guinness World Record

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 1:44 PM

Matt Whitaker nabbed a new Guinness World Record in Sydney this past weekend after running a marathon in a three-piece suit.

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Military Veteran Shares The Significance Of The Marine Corps Marathon

Monday, September 18, 2017 9:24 PM

A member of Team REVolution, military veteran Matt Haviland is running the Marine Corps Marathon to raise funds for paralyzed veterans.

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Mystery Runner Won’t Stop Publicly Pooping Around Colorado Town

Monday, September 18, 2017 5:02 PM

Police are turning to the public to help identify a mystery runner who keeps pooping publicly around a Colorado Spring, Colo. community.

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Over 5,000 Runners Disqualified From The Mexico City Marathon

Monday, September 18, 2017 4:51 PM

Last month over 29,000 runners crossed the start line at the 2017 Mexico City Marathon and a huge cheating scandal later unfolded.

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How To Resume Training After Taking Time Off

Monday, September 18, 2017 8:47 AM

What's the best way to get back on track following a layoff from running? This guide explains it all.

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Scenes From Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Race Weekend

Monday, September 18, 2017 5:41 AM

The Rock 'n' Roll Philadelphia 5K and 10K kicked off race weekend on Saturday with the half marathon race following on Sunday.

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