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#DisneyMagicMoments: Runners who Inspire Us – Part 3

2 days ago

Here is another #DisneyMagicMoment from the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend a few months ago, Heather Yangs incredible story of hope and perseverance … In 2018, Heather Yang was training to run h… [+824 chars]

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Run to the Finish: The Everyday Runner’s Guide to Avoiding Injury, Ignoring the Clock, and Loving the Run [Audiobook]-P2P

5 days ago

Inspiration and practical tips for runners who prioritize enjoyment over pace and embrace their place as an “average” runner In her first book, popular runner blogger Amanda Brooks lays out the path to finding greater fulfillment in running for those who con… [+1140 chars]

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The Times of India

Kidambi Srikanth does squats to stay fit in lockdown

5 days ago

Kidambi Srikanth has been home in Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, since mid-March. It's the longest he has been home since he became a successful badminton player. The World No.14 says that he has been foll… [+3200 chars]

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The Hindu

Long distance runner S Balaji suggests podcasts that you can listen to during the lockdown

6 days ago

Athletes Unfiltered Strava Podcast Started by arguably the most famous online network among runners and cyclists, Strava, the podcast series features interviews with plenty of lesser-known professional athletes and amateur runners. Hosted by Jeanne Mack, so… [+2197 chars]

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Cnet.com

Best running shoes for 2020: Nike, Brooks, Mizuno and more - CNET

8 days ago

It's hard to ignore when your running shoes need replacing -- your feet are screaming at you, blisters have taken up residents on your heels, the rubber sole treads are worn and losing their grip fast, and the foam cushioning on the shoe has flattened out. It… [+7595 chars]

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Coolhunting.com

Van Cortlandt Long Sleeve

10 days ago

Made for runners, this long-sleeved shirt by Tracksmith was inspired by the mesh jersey that Bill “Boston Billy” Rodgers wore when he won the 1975 Boston Marathon. Lightweight, breathable and antimicrobial, the polyester/spandex blend (known as the brand’s “2… [+173 chars]

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Phys.org

T. rex's long legs were made for marathon walking

11 days ago

Long legs may make good runners, but they're great for walking, too. Scientists have generally assumed that long-limbed dinosaurs evolved their leggy proportions for speed to catch prey and avoid predators. But a new study by the University of Maryland's Tho… [+3321 chars]

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Entrepreneur.com

9 Ways COVID-19 Is Like Running a Marathon

14 days ago

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. By now we’ve figured out that dealing with COVID-19 is and will continue to be a marathon, not a sprint. As an eight-time marathoner and Ironman triathlete, every time I signed up for a race, I k… [+8032 chars]

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Business Insider

Inside Nike: Sources share claims of sexism, cheating, abuse at the world's wokest brand

21 days ago

On September 6, 2018, Nike CEO Mark Parker threw a party at his company's sprawling 400-acre world headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon. It was "Just Do It" day, when work grinds to a halt at the campus so that hundreds of employees can gather to eat, drink, and… [+44296 chars]

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ABC News

#DisneyMagicMoments: Runners who Inspire Us – Part 2

23 days ago

Heres another incredible runDisney story of courage and hope, another #DisneyMagicMomentthis time from the 2019 Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend. Boyd Dunleavey The 2019 Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend was particularly special for Boyd Dunleavey… [+1253 chars]

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Coolhunting.com

Beirut’s 72-Hour Online Nightlife Fundraiser, Electronic Labor Day

24 days ago

A citizen-led virtual party organized to raise funds for hospitality workers Before the pandemic arrived in Lebanon, Beirut’s nightlife pulsed with global renown. Then came the government-mandated lockdowns. Like in other cities, Lebanon’s hospitality industr… [+2505 chars]

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Menshealth.com

What Happened When This Guy Ran a Marathon Around His House

24 days ago

Runner and vlogger Elijah Orr decided to make the most of his time and space during quarantine by running a full marathon around his house. The stunt is becoming a trend for runners under stay at home orders. With many races cancelled or postponed, like this … [+1732 chars]

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The Hindu

Runners celebrate corona warriors with marathon

25 days ago

Thane residents paid a unique tribute of sweat to corona warriors those working tirelessly throughout the pandemic by running inside their homes for two hours straight on Sunday. The indoor relay, organised by Furious Running Culture Foundation, Thane, was a… [+2866 chars]

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Highsnobiety.com

The Sneakers to Get You Through Your Self-Isolation Marathon Training

a month ago

The coronavirus pandemic has put a stop to most everything we took for granted in our everyday life, whether that was the commute to work, social interactions, or hitting the gym. In response, were going through a runnaissance, as more and more people are tak… [+9627 chars]

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Telegraph.co.uk

Monday morning news briefing: PM plots route out of lockdown

a month ago

If you want to receive twice-daily briefings like this by email, sign up to the Front Page newsletter here. For two-minute audio updates, try The Briefing - on podcasts, smart speakers and WhatsApp. PM prepares to announce plans to modify lockdown The Prime… [+3971 chars]

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Indianexpress.com

In the lockdown, take part in the virtual run today

a month ago

Written by Nitin Sharma | Chandigarh | Published: April 27, 2020 1:16:52 am Sanket Sharma, 38, too will be taking part in the virtual run. (Representational Photo)With Chandigarh under lockdown … [+3489 chars]

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BBC News

Coronavirus: Charities fundraiser to begin on London Marathon day

a month ago

Image copyrightKerrie AldridgeImage caption Kerrie Aldridge, who is taking part in the 2.6 Challenge, with her son Osian A fundraising challenge to help charities losing out on cash that would have been raised through cancelled sporting events has begun. … [+2877 chars]

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Telegraph.co.uk

Joyce Smith on winning first two London Marathons nearly 40 years ago as mother of two and running again in her 80s

a month ago

Sometimes they sit in the stands and watch the runners flood by, while on many occasions in the past they have been involved in a more formal capacity. Indeed, as of last year, the first British female finisher is presented with the Joyce Smith Trophy. In so… [+753 chars]

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BBC News

'Elite only' London Marathon 'one of 10 options' being considered for postponed race

a month ago

Kenyan world record holders Kipchoge and Brigid Kosgei are due to defend their titles at the 40th London Marathon This year's postponed London Marathon could be staged with elite athletes only, says race director Hugh Brasher. Brasher said that was one of 1… [+1098 chars]

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BBC News

The trailblazing Olympic gold medallist still breaking boundaries in her 60s

a month ago

Joan Benoit wins the 1984 Olympic marathon You cant be what you cant see, and Joan Benoit Samuelson was determined she wouldnt be seen. Fort Williams was the perfect hideout. A decade before its guns had stared out into the shining Atlantic, protecting Main… [+8419 chars]

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