Marathon

Marathons are hard, but how you prepare the morning of your race is just as important as the run itself. Here, running coach Jason Fitzgerald shares his top tips for performing your best.

Laura Marathon Running
Our marketing director and avid runner shares her story of training for a marathon–and the unexpected and challenging lessons she learned along the way.
A well-planned taper is one the keys to having a great race. Check out these five tips to taper in preparation for an awesome race.
Need a motivational boost? We've rounded up your top fitness photos from Instagram. Check in to see some of the most inspiring fitness enthusiasts do their thing — and see if you made our list!
Maickel Melamed completed the Chicago Marathon in last place despite having muscular dystrophy. Watch his truly inspirational finish.

Venture capitalist Brad Feld doesn't do things halfway. From helping develop new technology to mentoring start-ups to running 26.2 miles, this entrepreneur goes all the way. Find out why he's a #greatist.

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Pre-race pasta parties sure sound like a fun way to enjoy the night before the race. But does carb loading really work, and how can we use it to achieve peak performance?

For Jess Underhill, running isn't just physical exercise — it's a way to stay sane. On her blog she offers bits of inspiration to help her thousands of followers fall in love with fitness.

Venture capitalist Brad Feld doesn't do things halfway. From helping develop new technology to mentoring start-ups to running 26.2 miles, this entrepreneur goes all the way. Find out why he's a #greatist.

Maickel Melamed completed the Chicago Marathon in last place despite having muscular dystrophy. Watch his truly inspirational finish.
Need a motivational boost? We've rounded up your top fitness photos from Instagram. Check in to see some of the most inspiring fitness enthusiasts do their thing — and see if you made our list!
A well-planned taper is one the keys to having a great race. Check out these five tips to taper in preparation for an awesome race.

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