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13 Things That Happen When You Train for a Marathon: When you begin training for a marathon, you gain entry into a special club. Here are 13 things you may not see coming. By Active.com.
 
How to Pick the Right Shoe for Any ActivityHow to Pick the Right Shoe for Any Activity
Shoe choice can have a massive impact on an athlete’s performance. Do you know what to look for?

Do You Speak the Language of Running Coaches?Do You Speak the Language of Running Coaches?
Long-distance linguistics can be quite confusing. Forget fartleks, what the heck does this stuff mean?

15 Self-Defense Products Every Runner Should Know About15 Self-Defense Products Every Runner Should Know About
We hope you never need most of the products on this list, but with runner safety at a premium, here are some items worth considering.

7 Ways to Stop an Injury Before It Starts7 Ways to Stop an Injury Before It Starts
Adhering to these tips will give you a leg up on keeping your legs healthy as you approach race day.

20 Surprisingly Effective Ways to Wake Up for Your Morning Run20 Surprisingly Effective Ways to Wake Up for Your Morning Run
These ridiculously simple tips and tricks are virtually undefeated against the gravitational pull of your pillow.

9 Summertime Hazards for Runners9 Summertime Hazards for Runners
Summer is great for enjoying longer daylight hours, exploring scenic trails and sipping cold beer after a race--but it's also a season that comes with

How to Prevent and Treat Common Running InjuriesHow to Prevent and Treat Common Running Injuries
Don’t let nagging injuries derail your journey towards race day.

Are You Making These Treadmill Mistakes?Are You Making These Treadmill Mistakes?
Odds are you're making one of these critical mistakes on the treadmill.
 
 
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