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Could NFL's Use of Artificial Turf Finally End Thanks to Taylor Swift?

Taylor Swift fans are calling for a stop to the use of artificial turf at NFL stadiums after Kansas City Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce's ankle injury.

Published by Newsweek on October 12, 2023.

Taylor Swift-Travis Kelce Questions Reach White House Press Room

Reporters asked Biden administration officials about the rumored relationship between Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce during a White House press briefing.

Published by Newsweek on October 3, 2023.

IOC Says Sanctions for Russian, Belarusian Olympians Are 'Not Negotiable'

The IOC is standing by its decision to retain sanctions currently in place for Russian and Belarusian athletes amid the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war.

Published by Newsweek on January 31, 2023.

Neutral Russian Flags at Olympics Would Be 'Stained With Blood': Zelensky

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky objects to the IOC's decision allowing neutral Russian athletes to compete.

Published by Newsweek on January 27, 2023.


MLB Has Lowest Percentage of Black Baseball Players in 3 Decades: Report

There has been a drop since the 1990s in the percentage of Black MLB baseball players, according to a report released this week.

Published by Newsweek on May 19, 2022.

Vikings Vaccinated Guard Dakota Dozier Reportedly Admitted to ER with COVID

Dakota Dozier was reportedly taken to the emergency room for treatment of COVID-19.

Published by Newsweek on November 10, 2021.

Shalane Flanagan Returns to NYC Marathon 4 Years After Historic Win With New Goal in Sight

The former NYC Marathon champion sought to complete six major marathons in six weeks.

Published by Newsweek on November 7, 2021.

2 horses die, another is injured on third day of Del Mar's fall meet

Two more horses died at the Del Mar Racetrack as the sport enters another month in the spotlight amid high numbers of racehorse fatalities.

Published by FOX 5 San Diego on November 10, 2019.

Padres pitcher arrested for breaking into home

Padres pitcher Jacob Nix was arrested for breaking into a Peoria, Ariz., home.

Published by FOX 5 San Diego on October 10, 2019


Baseball legend Bill Buckner dies at 69

Baseball veteran Bill Buckner died at 69 after battling Lewy Body Dementia.

Published by FOX 5 San Diego on May 27, 2019.

Women Who Dominated at the 2019 Millrose Games

An event breakdown and photo gallery from the 2019 New York Road Runners Millrose Games.

Published by Women's Running on February 11, 2019.

Katelyn Tuohy Named the National Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year

High school junior Katelyn Tuohy was named Gatorade's National Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year for her success in the sport in 2018.

Published by Women's Running on February 7, 2019.

Nursing Mom Jasmin Paris Crushes Course Record for Icy, 268-Mile Race

Jasmin Paris became the first woman to win the 268-mile Montane Spine Race—and she set a new course record by more than 12 hours in the process.

Published by Women's Running on January 17, 2019.

Don't Let "Quitter's Day" Take You Down

Strava’s user data shows that January 17 is “Quitter’s Day,” the date athletes are most likely to forfeit their New Year’s resolutions.

Published by Women's Running on January 17, 2019.

These Dynamite Runners Made Sports Illustrated’s “Most Fit” List for 2018

Six of the women featured in Sports Illustrated’s annual “Fittest 50” list are among the running world’s brightest stars.

Published by Women's Running on January 16, 2019.

6 Boston Marathon Champs To Compete For The Women’s Titles In 2019

The Boston Athletic Association announced the athlete roster for its 2019 Boston Marathon international fields on January 10, 2019.

Published by Women's Running on January 10, 2019.

Brooks Running Celebrates its Athletes’ Accomplishments in 2018 with New Video

Brooks Running celebrates its accomplishments as a brand and those of its sponsored athletes with this new “best of 2018” video.

Published by Women's Running on December 27, 2018.

Why Allyson Felix’s C-Section Story Made Us Admire Her More

The Olympic gold medalist opened up about her daughter’s recent birth, the pressures she faced as an athlete starting a family and the trouble with living up to her own self-image.

Published by Women's Running on December 21, 2018.

The American Pros Racing Boston in 2019

The Boston Athletic Association has announced the list of women and men who will race as part of the 2019 Boston Marathon U.S. elite team.

Published by Women's Running on December 18, 2018.

These Moments Hit Home for Women Runners in 2018

Women's Running's editors and contributors share their favorite moments for women runners in 2018.

Written by Bethany Mavis, Meghan Roos, Daphne Matalene, Susan Lacke and Sarah Wassner Flynn.

Published in the November/December 2018 print issue of Women's Running.

How Many Miles Can Camille Herron Run in 24 Hours?

The ultrarunner who's determined to set as many world records as possible just earned a new one: most miles run in 24 hours.

Published by Women's Running on December 12, 2018.

Des Linden Will Defend Her Boston Title in 2019

The Boston Athletic Association announced today that its four defending champions will return to race the 2019 Boston Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on December 10, 2018.

Jurassic Park Hosted the Trail Run World Champs (Well, Almost)

Best known as the filming location for Jurassic Park and Godzilla, Hawaii's Kualoa Ranch was also recently home to the Xterra Trail Run World Championship.

Published by Women's Running on December 3, 2018.

Shalane Flanagan, Molly Huddle and Des Linden on the 2018 NYC Marathon

Shalane Flanagan, Molly Huddle and Desiree Linden reflect on their performances, admiration for Mary Keitany and plans for the future.

Published by Women's Running on November 4, 2018.

Mary Keitany Wins the 2018 NYC Marathon

Mary Keitany of Kenya has won the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on November 4, 2018.

Manuela Schar Wins Second NYC Marathon Wheelchair Division Title

Manuela Schar of Switzerland has won the women's wheelchair division of the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on November 4, 2018.

Run to the Polls Strava-Style in Nov. 

Strava’s “Run to Vote” initiative encourages eligible voters to run to the polls on November 6.

Published by Women's Running on November 2, 2018.

4 American Women Make it into the Chicago Marathon’s Top 10

Four Americans finished in the top 10 of the professional women's race at the 2018 Chicago Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on October 7, 2018.

Jordan Hasay Withdraws from 2018 Chicago Marathon

NBC Chicago announced yesterday that serious Chicago Marathon contender Jordan Hasay will no longer race on October 7.

Published by Women's Running on September 18, 2018.

New Marathon World Record Set in Berlin

Eliud Kipchoge set a new marathon world record at the 2018 Berlin Marathon, racing the distance in 2:01:39.

Published by Women's Running on September 17, 2018.

Jenny Simpson Scores Another 5th Avenue Mile Victory

Jenny Simpson scored her seventh victory at the New Balance 5th Avenue Mile on September 9, 2018.

Published by Women's Running on September 10, 2018.

2019 Boston Marathon Registration is Now Open

Registration for the 2019 Boston Marathon opened on September 10, 2018 at 10 a.m. EST.

Published by Women's Running on September 10, 2018.

Jenny Simpson Aims for 7th Win at 5th Avenue Mil

Olympian Jenny Simpson will race for her seventh 5th Avenue Mile title and sixth consecutive win on September 9.

Published by Women's Running on August 29, 2018.

Gwen Jorgensen Joins 2018 Chicago Marathon Field

The former pro triathlete and Olympic marathon hopeful will race her second-ever 26.2 at the 2018 Chicago Marathon on October 7.

Published by Women's Running on August 27, 2018.

Des Linden, Sarah Sellers to Compete in Philadelphia Half

The 2018 Boston Marathon’s top two female finishers will meet again at the Philadelphia Half Marathon on September 16.

Published by Women's Running on August 27, 2018.

2018 NYC Marathon Pro Women’s Fields Announced

This year's pro women's fields include Shalane Flanagan, Des Linden, Mary Keitany, Tatyana McFadden, Amanda McGrory and so many more.

Published by Women's Running on August 21, 2018.

Shalane Flanagan Announces Return to the NYC Marathon

Shalane Flanagan will return to the New York City Marathon course on November 4 to defend her title.

Published by Women's Running on August 13, 2018.

2020 Olympic Trials will Take Place in Eugene, OR

USATF has announced that the 2020 Olympic Trials will be held at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore.

Published by Women's Running on August 2, 2018.

Allie Kieffer to Race the 2018 NYC Marathon

Fifth-place 2017 NYC Marathon finisher Allie Kieffer announced today that she intends to run the 2018 New York City Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on July 19, 2018.

Kelly Wolf Wins 25K Race at Under Armour Mountain Running Series

Three weeks after winning her first 75-mile race, Kelly Wolf raced to another victory—this time at the Under Armour Mountain Running Series.

Published by Women's Running on July 16, 2018.

B.A.A. Reaches New High for Boston Marathon Charity Fundraising

The B.A.A. announced today that $36.6 million in charity fundraising was raised for the 2018 Boston Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on July 10, 2018.

Hillary Allen Named The North Face’s First “Mentor”

The North Face launched today its new "Mentor" video series, featuring Women's Running's July 2018 cover runner Hillary Allen.

Published by Women's Running on July 9, 2018.

Colleen Bryant Wins Gold at the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games

Colleen Bryant handily won the 5,000m at the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games on Monday—and she’s ready to race for another win.

Published by Women's Running on July 5, 2018.

The 2018 Special Olympics USA Games in Photos

Experience the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games Opening Ceremonies and track and field events for yourself by browsing through these photos from the event, held in early July in Seattle, Wash.

Published by Women's Running on July 3, 2018.

Des Linden to Race the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon

Boston Marathon champion Des Linden announced this week that she will race the TCS New York City Marathon this fall.

Published by Women's Running on June 29, 2018.

The New Wonder Woman Run Series Launches September 22

Race registration includes a Wonder Woman-themed race kit.

Published by Women's Running on June 28, 2018.

The 4 Best Moments from this Year’s USATF Outdoor Championships

Four of the most surprising moments from this year's USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships.

Published by Women's Running on June 25, 2018.

Shalane Flanagan to Coach 95 Runners for this Year’s NYC Marathon

Michelob Ultra announced today that Shalane Flanagan will coach 95 runners selected to join Team Ultra at this year's NYC Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on June 25, 2018.

On Running Celebrates Summer Solstice with Global Relay

On Running's 24-hour global relay will cross 24 time zones with help from athletes around the world.

Published by Women's Running on June 20, 2018.

Kathrine Switzer, Tatyana McFadden and Meb Keflezighi Celebrate Global Running Day

Kathrine Switzer, Tatyana McFadden and Meb Kelfezighi celebrated Global Running Day with a 1-mile run through Central Park.

Published by Women's Running on June 6, 2018.

Global Running Day Celebrations in 2018

Team New Balance athletes will celebrate Global Running Day on June 6 with a virtual running relay.

Published by Women's Running on June 5, 2018.

Jordan Hasay Will Return to the Chicago Marathon this Year

The Bank of America Chicago Marathon confirmed today that Jordan Hasay will return to the course to compete with the elite field this fall.

Published by Women's Running on May 16, 2018.

Kathrine Switzer’s 2018 Commencement Address

Kathrine Switzer delivered the 2018 commencement address at her alma mater, Syracuse University on May 13, 2018.

Published by Women's Running on May 15, 2018.

United States’ Largest Half Marathon Takes Place this Saturday

The 2018 Popular Brooklyn Half Marathon will start at 7 a.m. on Saturday, May 19.

Published by Women's Running on May 14, 2018.

London Marathon Receives Record-Setting Number of Applicants for 2019

The London Marathon's ballot entry system saw a 7.3-percent applicant increase for the 2019 race.

Published by Women's Running on May 11, 2018.

NYRR’s Women-Only Race to Welcome Boston’s Top 3 Finishers

Desiree Linden, Sarah Sellers and Krista DuChene will meet again at the starting line of the NYRR New York Mini 10K on June 9.

Published by Women's Running on May 8, 2018.

High School Teacher Runs 100 Miles in 24 Hours for College Scholarships

A high school teacher in Virginia ran 100 miles in 24 hours in order to raise money for the college scholarship fund Lion Pride Run.

Published by Women's Running on May 7, 2018.

Jenny Simpson Discusses Breaking Outdoor 2-Mile American Record

Jenny Simpson became the new outdoor 2-mile American record holder with her win at the Drake Relays in Des Moines, Iowa on April 27, 2018.

Published by Women's Running on May 2, 2018.

Desiree Linden Wins the 2018 Boston Marathon

Battling historically brutal weather, Desiree Linden becomes the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon in 33 years.

Published by Women's Running on April 16, 2018.

Tatyana McFadden Wins Women’s Wheelchair Division in Boston

Tatyana McFadden has won her fifth women's wheelchair division title at the 2018 Boston Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on April 16, 2018.

Jordan Hasay Drops Out of the 2018 Boston Marathon

John Hancock, the official sponsor of the Boston Marathon, has announced that pro Jordan Hasay has dropped out due to injury.

Published by Women's Running on April 15, 2018.

The All-Teacher Team Tackling the 2018 Boston Marathon

Natalie Zimmerman is one of 17 educators who will be running on Hyland's All-Teacher Boston Marathon team.

Published by Women's Running on April 15, 2018.

Jordan Hasay Will Reach for the Win in Boston

“My goal this year is to go for the win," Jordan Hasay told reporters during a press conference three days before the 2018 Boston Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on April 14, 2018.

How to Watch the 2018 Boston Marathon

Find out when and where to tune in on April 16.

Published by Women's Running on April 9, 2018.

3 Pro Women Drop Out of the 2018 Boston Marathon

Sara Hall (USA), Eunice Kirwa (Bahrain) and Jessica Augusto (Portugal) have dropped out of the 2018 Boston Marathon due to injury.

Published by Women's Running on April 5, 2018.

Speed Project 4.0 Starts Today with its First Wheelchair Athlete

Paratriathlete Mary Kate Callahan will participate in the Speed Project 4.0 as its first wheelchair athlete.

Published by Women's Running on March 29, 2018.

Desiree Linden’s Boston Marathon Training Update

Professional American distance runner Desiree Linden spoke with Women's Running to share her Boston Marathon training update.

Published by Women's Running on March 12, 2018.

John Hancock Releases Pro Athletes’ Running Playlists on Spotify

Boston Marathon sponsor John Hancock and Spotify have released running playlists curated by some of the biggest names in pro running.

Published by Women's Running on March 12, 2018.

Allyson Felix Shares “My Y Story” to Raise Awareness for the YMCA

Olympic gold medalist becomes one of the first pro athletes to share her "Y story" as part of the YMCA's new ad campaign.

Published by Women's Running on March 2, 2018.

Checking in with Wanamaker Mile Victor Colleen Quigley

Colleen Quigley discusses her first Millrose Games, during which she won the NYRR Wanamaker Mile.

Published by Women's Running on February 15, 2018.

500 Students to Receive Free Shoes in NYC

On January 27, 500 students will receive a free pair of New Balance shoes as part of New York Road Runners’ “1 for You 1 for Youth” program.

Published by Women's Running on January 26, 2018.

Neely Spence Gracey: “We Are Having A Baby!”

Elite runner Neely Spence Gracey announces her first pregnancy and her intentions to return to professional running after her baby arrives.

Published by Women's Running on January 25, 2018.

4 Cities to Bid for 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Team Trials

Four cities have announced plans to bid for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Marathon Team Trials.

Published by Women's Running on January 19, 2018.

Allie Kieffer Becomes Latest Add to Oiselle's "Nest"

Allie Kieffer discusses her new Oiselle sponsorship and that blazing 1:10:40 she ran to win the Doha Half Marathon on January 12, 2018.

Published by Women's Running on January 18, 2018.

Molly Huddle Sets New American Half-Marathon Record

Professional distance runner Molly Huddle set a new half marathon record for American women during the 2018 Aramco Houston Half Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on January 15, 2018.

January 12: The Date Most New Year’s Resolutions Will Slip

According to a new report by Strava, January 12 is the date on which most are likely to stop pursuing their New Year's resolutions.

Published by. Women's Running on January 12, 2018.

Boston Marathon Announces its 2018 International Elite Fields

Boston Marathon sponsor John Hancock has announced its international elite fields for this year's race, taking place on April 16, 2018.

Published by Women's Running on January 11, 2018.

Meet Cross Country National Champion Claudia Lane

Foot Locker Cross Country National Champion Claudia Lane discusses her second consecutive victory and her plans for competing in 2018.

Published by Women's Running on December 18, 2017.

2017: Year in Review

Team WR looks back on some of our favorite running moments from 2017.

Written by Women's Running's editors.

Published in the November/December 2017 print issue of Women's Running.

Gabe Update: She’s Feeling Well and Looking Ahead to a Brighter 2018

One week after undergoing radiation treatment, Gabriele Grunewald is feeling well and making plans for her return to the track.

Published by Women's Running on December 13, 2017.

No Retirement for Shalane Flanagan–She’s Running Boston, Instead

Shalane Flanagan announced on December 11 that she intends to race Boston in 2018.

Published by Women's Running on December 12, 2017.

The 2017 Foot Locker Cross Country National Championships in Photos

Browse photos from the 2017 Foot Locker Cross Country National Championships, held on December 9 in San Diego, Calif., and find our event recap at the bottom of the page.

Published by Women's Running on December 11, 2017.

Boston Marathon 2018 U.S. Elite Fields Announced

The American men and women elite fields for the 2018 Boston Marathon were announced today.

Published by Women's Running on December 11, 2017.

How Runners Can Help the SoCal Fire Victims

Mile 26 Sports and the Lexus Ventura Marathon partnered to present this fundraiser supporting those affected by the SoCal wildfires.

Published by Women's Running on December 8, 2017.

Editor’s Corner: We’re Opting Outside this Weekend

One Team WR editor explains why she's opting outside this Black Friday.

Published by Women's Running on November 24, 2017.

21 Women Who are Transforming the World through Running

Women’s Running’s editors highlight 21 women who are changing the world through running.

Published in the October 2017 print issue of Women's Running.

Our Interview with Shalane Flanagan, 2017 NYC Marathon Champion

Following her historic run at the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon, Shalane Flanagan spoke with Team WR about what the win means to her.

Published by Women's Running on November 13, 2017.

10 Things to Know about NYC Marathon Champ Shalane Flanagan

Ten fun facts about 2017's NYC Marathon champion Shalane Flanagan.

Published by Women's Running on November 6, 2017.

Race Recap: Shalane Flanagan Wins the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon

Shalane Flanagan scored a victory for American distance running with her win in the TCS NYC Marathon on November 5, 2017.

Published by Women's Running on November 5, 2017.

5 “Fearless AF” Women Advise Against Common Race-Day Mistakes

Five of the women from Adidas' "Fearless AF" NYC Marathon team advise on race-day mistakes to avoid.

Published by Women's Running on November 4, 2017.

Molly Huddle Sets New Course Record at USATF 5K Championship

American distance runner Molly Huddle won the 2017 USATF 5K Championship in New York City on November 4, setting a new course record.

Published by Women's Running on November 4, 2017.

Art and Running Collide at this Year’s NYC Marathon

Five NYC artists were commissioned to create murals in each of the city's five boroughs in celebration of the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on November 3, 2017.

Adidas Launches “Fearless AF” Video Campaign in Time for the NYC Marathon

Adidas announced today the launch of its new film Fearless AF, featuring six TCS NYC Marathon runners and champions.

Published by Women's Running on November 2, 2017.

Stephanie Bruce Discusses Goals for Her First NYC Marathon

Elite runner Stephanie Bruce discusses training for her first-ever NYC Marathon and the goals she has for race day.

Published by Women's Running on November 1, 2017.

How to Watch the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon

Consult our list to know where to watch the 2017 TCS NYC Marathon on Sunday morning.

Published by Women's Running on November 1, 2017.

The Steepest Halloween 5K in the U.S. Takes Place on Saturday

"Hell on Hills" is the steepest Halloween-themed 5K around–it even features the steepest road in the U.S.

Published by Women's Running on October 27, 2017.

New Half-Marathon World Record Set in Spain by Joyciline Jepkosgei

Joyciline Jepkosgei of Kenya set a new half-marathon world record on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at the Valencia Half Marathon in Spain.

Published by Women's Running on October 23, 2017.

Free Shoes are the Ultimate Incentive for Negative Splits

Approximately 1,400 Twin Cities Marathon participants clocked negative splits between miles 21 and 22 to earn free Brooks Levitates.

Published by Women's Running on October 19, 2017.

RunDisney Cancels its Disneyland Races for 2018

RunDisney announced today that it has cancelled races scheduled to take place at Disneyland in 2018.

Published by Women's Running on October 18, 2017.

Harriette Thompson, Oldest Woman to Run Marathon and Half, Passes Away at 94

Harriette Thompson, the oldest woman to finish a marathon and half marathon, passed away on October 16, 2017 at the age of 94.

Published by Women's Running on October 16, 2017.

Rock ’n’ Roll Las Vegas will Proceed as Scheduled

The Rock 'n' Roll Marathon Series announced that the Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas events will take place on November 11-12, 2017 as scheduled, despite the mass shooting that occurred in Las Vegas earlier this month.

Published by Women's Running on October 13, 2017.

Virgin Sport Cancels San Francisco Event Due to Wildfires

The inaugural San Francisco festival of fitness has been canceled due to wildfires.

Published by Women's Running on October 12, 2017.

Emma Coburn to Pace 500 Runners During Elk Run 5K

Emma Coburn will lead 500 runners for the inaugural Elk Run 5K on Saturday, September 30, 2017.

Published by Women's Running on September 29, 2017.

Let Me Run Program Gives Boys a Healthy, Low-Pressure Running Outlet

For the sons that need more physical activity and socializing, less video games and TV time.

Published by Women's Running on September 21, 2017.

Before the Chicago Marathon, there’s the Half

The 21st annual Chicago Half Marathon and Life Time 5K will take place on September 24, 2017 with more than 12,000 registered participants.

Published by Women's Running on September 20, 2017.

A New Study Confirms that Coffee isn’t Bad for Your Bones

The latest coffee-related study confirms that coffee consumption does not negatively affect bone health.

Published by Women's Running on September 18, 2017.

Jenny Simpson Chasing the W and Course Record at 5th Avenue Mile

World medalists Jenny Simpson and Emma Coburn discuss the 37th annual New Balance 5th Avenue Mile, which they'll both race on Sunday.

Published by Women's Running on September 8, 2017.

Study Suggests that Tattooed Skin Sweats Less

A new study examines the differences between tattooed and non-tattooed skin in sweat production.

Published by Women's Running on August 14, 2017.

The Hilarious Antics of “Hero the Hedgehog” at the World Championships

We've collected Hero the Hedgehog's best moments at the 2017 IAAF World Championships.

Published by Women's Running on August 10, 2017.

American Tori Bowie Wins 100 Meters with Epic Lean

American sprinter Tori Bowie delivered a major upset in the Women's 100m Finals on Sunday, giving the U.S. a male-female 100m sweep.

Published by Women's Running on August 7, 2017.

Athlete Refugee Team Sponsored by On at 2017 IAAF World Championships

On Running is the official sponsor of the Athlete Refugee Team at the 2017 World Championships, taking place August 4-13 in London.

Published by Women's Running on August 4, 2017.

95 Lucky Runners Can Race this Year’s TCS NYC Marathon–for Free

Michelob ULTRA announced today that it will award 95 bibs to runners that have not yet registered for the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon.

Published by Women's Running on July 31, 2017.

New Running USA Study Shows Spike in 1-Mile Road Race Participation

A new Running USA study shows that the 1-mile road race increased to 149,000 finishers in 2016.

Published by Women's Running on July 28, 2017.

Andrea Peet Continues Racing 3 Years after ALS Diagnosis

After her ALS diagnosis in 2014, marathoner and triathlete Andrea Peet made the decision to continue training–and is still racing today.

Published by Women's Running on July 26, 2017.

Inclusive ‘Marathon in a Day’ Lets Runners Finish 26.2 Miles at Their Leisure

A UK runner is launching Marathon in a Day, a marathon that any runner can complete and which benefits the mental health charity Mind.

Published by Women's Running on July 20, 2017.

75 Ultrarunners Finished this Year’s Badwater 135

Seventy-five ultrarunners completed this year's 40th annual Styr Labs Badwater 135, a 135-mile race that took place July 10-12, 2017.

Published by Women's Running on July 14, 2017.

Sara Vaughn Announces Scholarship for Undergraduate Parents

Sara Vaughn has announced that she's creating a scholarship for parents pursuing undergraduate degrees at the University of Colorado.

Published by Women's Running on July 14, 2017.

Salinas Valley Half Marathon Returns after 2016 Cancellation

The Salinas Valley Half Marathon will return this year after cancelling its 2016 race due to poor air quality from nearby fires.

Published by Women's Running on July 13, 2017.

Alysia Montaño is Racing at USA Championships While Pregnant—Again!

Olympian Alysia Montaño will race in the USATF Outdoor Championships 800m this Thursday while pregnant for the second time.

Published by Women's Running on June 19, 2017.

A New Study Finds Increased Sexism and Racism in Olympic Coverage

A new study analyzing sexist and racist microaggressions against women found an increase between the 2012 and 2016 Summer Olympic Games.

Published by Women's Running on June 15, 2017.

Sanya Richards-Ross Reveals Abortion Before the Olympics in New Memoir

Retired Olympian and former Women's Running cover model Sanya Richards-Ross discusses her 2008 abortion in a new memoir.

Published by Women's Running on June 8, 2017.

Meb Keflezighi’s Family Runs Rock ’n’ Roll San Diego 5K

Meb Keflezighi discusses his family's plans to race the 2017 Rock 'n' Roll San Diego 5K.

Published by Competitor on June 3, 2017.

This Woman Ran a 50K Race in Sandals—and Won

Maria Lorena Ramirez of the Tarahumara tribe beat 500 female runners during a 50K ultramarathon while wearing sandals and a skirt.

Published by Women's Running on June 1, 2017.

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