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The Sunday Read: Special Paul Ryan edition

Like Meb, Geb and Mo, suddenly to runners Paul Ryan is a recognizable name in the sport. And, damn – if Ryan is to be believed – he may not have run a 2:03 or a 2:06, but back in the … Continue reading

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The Sunday Read: Marathon restrictions and misplaced trails

Should there be an age restriction on marathons? At least one Canadian race believes so, changing its rules this week to prevent young runners from participating in fulls. A reader on the CBC News website wondered that if it’s all … Continue reading

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The Sunday Read: Trash talking, fleeing felons and more

It began as a piece about Dusty Olson, a super-talented runner in his own right and a nationally ranked Nordic skier. And then things just sort of spiraled out of control. Outside just published a fascinating interview with Olson. Who’s … Continue reading

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Yoga and running: Rountree’s sage advice

The Runner’s Guide to Yoga: A Practical Approach to Building Strength and Flexibility for Better Running By Sage Rountree Pub. by Velo Press, 221 pp.; $19.95 Stretch much? Even five years ago, running and yoga constituted two separate worlds. The … Continue reading

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Updated: Runner’s World distances itself from freelancer over sexist remarks

Updated: Jon Gugala changed his Twitter profile late today. The profile no longer identifies him as a writer for Runner’s World, Running Times and Competitor Magazine.  Of the three, only the latter did not tweet about Gugala’s remarks, which sparked … Continue reading

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What I Talk About When I Talk About Not Running

Many of you will recognize the title of this post as a play on the title of Japanese author Haruki Murakami’s memoir, What I Talk About When I Talk About Running. I was delighted to find a copy of the … Continue reading

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