Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Join HuffPost Plus
50 Years Later, First Female Boston Marathon Finisher Runs Again
Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to officially run and finish the Boston Marathon. On the 50th anniversary of her historic race, she celebrated by running the race again.
It Ain't Over 'Til It's Over
Professor, Yeshiva University and cancer survivor
Way to go, my friend. Rest those legs for a little while. Believe me when I tell you that the umpire is not always right
Here's The Best Advice For Conquering A Fitness Goal
From marathoners who actually did it.
NYC: The One That Got Away
Chris Heuisler is the Global Run Concierge for Westin Hotels &...
“You won’t understand for a while, but this will make you stronger.”
Bring Gobi Home / Crowdfunder
Tiny Stray Dog Finds Her Human When She Joins Him For 77 Miles In Race
Here's Why You Get Out of Breath Walking Up Stairs (Even Though You're Fit)
RELATED: 3 Easy Cardio Moves You Can Do Anywhere How to do it: Stand with feet shoulder-width apart, chest high, abs drawn
Woman With MS Makes It Her Mission To Run A Marathon On Every Continent
And she wants to do it in only 12 months.
4 Adjustments I Made To Train For A Marathon During Pregnancy
The Runner Mama
I have received a great amount of positive feedback and support as a result of my previous blog post, "Running a Marathon
9 Country Music Stars Running Nashville Marathon Relay for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
For the fourth year in a row, the Rock 'N Roll Marathon Series is partnering with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, with this rockin' race being held in the one and only music city, Nashville.
Anadolu Agency via Getty Images
LOOK: The Eccentric Costumes Of Tokyo Marathon Runners
By Kaori Sasagawa, HuffPost Japan
It would be easy to confuse the Tokyo marathon for a Halloween parade.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
5 Great Destination Marathons 2016
Where to go, stay and play on your next great vacation.
With the new year well behind us, it's time to make good on those resolutions. Instead of that vague goal of getting in shape or being healthy, try a firm resolution that you can hold yourself to: completing in a marathon.
Need Running Motivation in 2016? Run WITH Others, FOR Others
You've had enough of seeing friends and family in your newsfeed posing at finish lines, flashing bling-y medals, with huge wide grins on their faces. You've finally decided you're done being the race spectator, and you're ready to be the race participant.
University Hospital of Ulm in Germany
Ultramarathons May Briefly Shrink Your Brain, According To Science
But running a normal marathon won't have the same effect.
Las Vegas Marathon/John Maultsby
73-Year-Old Grandfather Completes 50 Marathons In All 50 States
Just goes to show, age is nothing but a number.
Kenya's Stanley Biwott, Mary Keitany Win At NYC Marathon
By RACHEL COHEN, AP
NEW YORK (AP) — Kenya's Stanley Biwott and Mary Keitany swept the titles at the New York City Marathon on Sunday. Keitany
Alex Trautwig via Getty Images
'The Most Amazing Roar': This Is What It Feels Like To Run The New York City Marathon
The 26.2-mile-long cultural melting pot is New York at its best.
This Runner Did A Marathon Without Talking About It #SportsLegend
Yeah, About That Half Marathon...
We start things we know we won't finish, like we're some Greek myth rolling a ball up a hill. We still begin Great American novels, start Duolingo courses in Italian, still try our hand at inventing light bulbs. Even in the face of repeated failures, we are foolishly hard-wired to be optimists.
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
From Our Partners
What's Working: Purpose + Profit