BOSTON MARATHON //

Boston Marathon, Via Kenya

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Boston Marathon, Via Kenya

Desiree Linden: Training with the best gives confidence to compete with the best.

Shalane Flanagan's Game Face

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Shalane Flanagan's Game Face

This Olympian won't rest until she wins the Boston Marathon.

Boston Common

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Boston Common

Runners from elite to middle of the pack will share a bond when the marathon returns.

Faces of Heartbreak

Photographer Michael Malyszko captured what you look like climbing Boston’s famous landmark

Affirming Life at the Boston Marathon

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Affirming Life at the Boston Marathon

This year, as it has in others, the footrace represents something greater than sport.

Last Hard Workout

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Last Hard Workout

How top runners cap their marathon training programs.

COMMENTARY //

The Man Who Saved a Mountain

Chasing Adam

The Man Who Saved a Mountain

Maestro Frank Sharp pulls a Lorax to preserve his beloved Mount Kessler

Ready for Spring

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Ready for Spring

May 2014 editor's note

A Bump in the Road

Striding Soul

A Bump in the Road

A hiccup leads to grief, acceptance, responsibility, restructuring, refocusing and resetting goals.

HIGH SCHOOL //

Ricky Faure Lives High, Races Fast

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Ricky Faure Lives High, Races Fast

High School Athlete of the Week, April 22, 2014

Training Log: Davis High School Targets Big Invites

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Training Log: Davis High School Targets Big Invites

At the Utah powerhouse, plenty of racing, training and throwback jerseys are on the agenda.

COLLEGE //

Outdoor Track: Impressive Performances in April Meets

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Outdoor Track: Impressive Performances in April Meets

Kithuka makes his return as collegians vie for qualifying marks.

Entry-Level Coaching

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Entry-Level Coaching

The unglamorous life of a college assistant can yield better opportunities down the road.

MASTERS //

A Top Boston Master is a Survivor

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A Top Boston Master is a Survivor

Rachel Glasson was the fifth-place masters finisher at the 2013 marathon, after rebounding from a devastating bike wreck.

Tom McCormack is Swift at 60

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Tom McCormack is Swift at 60

Former track star still has wheels and uses them.

TRAILS //

Is Zach Miller Out of Surprises?

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Is Zach Miller Out of Surprises?

Cruise-ship kid hits Sonoma landfall; Pam Smith wins 100K World Championship spot

Weekend Trail-Racing Victories Not Without Obstacles

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Weekend Trail-Racing Victories Not Without Obstacles

Howard breaks a record and Meltzer conquers a slightly shorter distance.

TRAINING //

The Lunge-Balance Sequence

A strength, range-of-motion, balance and posture routine for runners in a hurry.

Find Your Tempo

Unscrambling the confusion over threshold pace.

Recoil: Running's Superpower

Find free energy for your stride with these six training exercises.

HEALTH & INJURY //

A Pain in the Butt

Prevention and Treatment of Piriformis Syndrome

Three Injuries That Plague Runners

Don't try to train through these problems—get serious about healing them.

A Pain in the Rear: High Hamstring Tendinitis

What it is and the exercises you can do to fix this frustrating injury.