Tagged With Marathons

What happens to your body during an ultramarathon


Drinking too much water could be surprisingly hazardous to your health


Boston Marathon champion Desiree Linden is competing for the trophy again — here's her coffee-jolted, pasta-fuelled daily routine



How humans evolved to become the best runners on the planet


Meet the 42-year-old investment banker who runs 100km ultramarathons for fun


Two Cambridge grads and a MoneySupermarket veteran raise £1 million to build the Airbnb of marathons



The 2 most important activities runners should do to avoid knee pain


A former marathon winner who raced Richard Branson shares her top tips for race day success


Turns out 'carb loading' isn't always the best diet strategy for athletic performance


A running coach explains how to get through the NYC marathon this weekend


An Olympic athlete just collapsed after having poop problems on the track -- here's why marathons can wreak havoc on your body


112 years ago, the first Olympics held in the US were a disaster



Why you should run a mile instead of a marathon


Here's the best way to train for a race like the Ironman


5 mental tricks a marathon runner uses to get through the toughest parts of a race


A runner who calls himself the 'world's fastest stoner' once passed a drug test 36 hours after smoking marijuana



These people ran 7 marathons in 7 days on 7 continents


America's best distance runner is attempting to qualify for the Olympic marathon, an event he has never competed in


How to run a marathon in a different country every month of the year


This man has just 3 days left to break a 2,189 mile speed record spanning hundreds of thousands of feet