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  1. How Exercise Shapes You, Far Beyond the GymThe biggest benefit might be that it teaches people to be comfortable with being uncomfortable.
  2. Running Shoes Change the Muscles in Your FeetBut not exactly the way fans of barefoot running have argued in the past.
  3. magazine covers
    Trans Woman Appears on Cover of Women’s RunningAmelia Gapin is a 33-year-old softwear engineer who started transitioning four years ago.
  4. How Neuroscientists Explain the Mind-Clearing Magic of RunningResearch in neuroscience shows a solid link between aerobic exercise and cognitive clarity.
  5. foremothers
    Fifty Years Ago, This Woman Defied the Rules and Ran the Boston MarathonBobbi Gibb changed everything in 1966.
  6. How Running and Meditation Change the Brains of the DepressedNew research that acts on an intriguing theory of the neurology of the mental illness.
  7. video
    The Agony and the Ecstasy (But Mostly Agony) of RunningJust one more block.
  8. backhanded compliments
    ‘I’m Not Weaker Because I’m a Mom’A two-time Olympian on winning the “mom division” of the marathon.
  9. weddings!
    Overachievers Wed Mid-Race on Valentine’s Day In it for the long run.
  10. best bet
    Supersoft Winter Running Socks That Keep You Dry and WarmA blend of merino wool and supersoft rayon make them feel like stepping inside a pillow.
  11. the brain
    This Study Says Ultramarathoners Have Tinier BrainsExplains a lot.
  12. oops
    Cruel Mix-up Makes Half-Marathon 4 Miles Longer¯\_(ツ)_/¯, say organizers. 
  13. bodily functions
    A Running Skirt That Empowers You to Pee Standing Up Screw the patriarchal constraints of gym shorts.
  14. group fitness
    How to Fake Running a MarathonBecause I haven’t, and I definitely never will.
  15. exercises in futility
    I Am Training for a Marathon. So Why Am I Getting Fat? The link between exercise and weight gain isn’t as clear-cut as we’d like to imagine.
  16. runner's high
    You Wanna Get High, Man? Go for a Run.420? More like 26.2.
  17. wellness theories
    Soledad O’Brien on Wellness and Early Mornings“I was in the office by three and would have two shots of espresso and a king-size Snickers bar.”
  18. exercise
    Marathon Runners Forget How Awful Marathons AreThe memory of the pain fades by the six-month mark. 
  19. exercise
    This Treadmill Will Automatically Match Your PaceAn attempt to take some of the drudgery out of treadmill running.
  20. say no to chafing
    14 Beauty Products to Try If You’re a RunnerHow to run as fast as you can without chafing, chapping, or bloody nipples. 
  21. new york city marathon
    The Worst Way to Cheer On a MarathonerSeriously, just never say this. 
  22. new york city marathon
    What Kind of Mind Games Will It Take to Run a 2-Hour Marathon?A tempting cash prize wouldn’t exactly hurt motivation. 
  23. dong watch
    A Woman Draws Enormous Dicks Using Nike+Born to run.
  24. Science Is Onto You and Your Lazy WorkoutsNew research says we overestimate how hard we’re exercising. 
  25. workouts
    35 Ways to Get Inspired to Work Out in the ColdBecause “It’s freezing” is not a good excuse.
  26. male gaze
    Male Gaze: An Italian Soccer Team Running in SpeedosParma FC, just running in the sea.
  27. adventures in sex
    Do These Leggings Cause Orgasms, or Is It Just Me?I thought women who claimed to have exercise orgasms were lying. Then I got a new pair of running tights and became one.
  28. a rare post on sports
    Yigal Azrouël, Veronica Webb to Fashionably Run in MarathonAs is model Anne Vyalitsyna — the “sweat” look is huge for fall.