Races

How to Run Your Best 5K Ever
Want to run a 5K, but not sure where to start? Here's your go-to guide to run that perfect first race!
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.
The Greatist Team suited up in blue, white, and tartan for the annual Scotland Run 10K. Read on to hear about our adventure. Note: no Loch Ness monsters were harmed in the making of this article).

GUEST POST: One personal trainer's account of the hardest race of his life: from the bottom to the top of the Empire State Building on foot (that's 86 stories and 1,576 steps in less than 15 minutes!).

Move over, funnel cake and deep-fried Ho-Hos; there's a new breed of festival in town. These 38 events are bringing people together to get fit, healthy, and happy — and, trust us, they're doing it without sacrificing fun.

Last weekend, The Greatist Team added some color to the day at The Color Run NYC. See how we did at the so-called “happiest 5K on the planet.”

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There’s a perfect race for everyone — competitive eaters, exhibitionists, and wine lovers alike. Check out our top 21 picks that’ll really knock your socks off. On your marks, get set, go!

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.
How to Run Your Best 5K Ever
Want to run a 5K, but not sure where to start? Here's your go-to guide to run that perfect first race!

Greatist’s outreach director and staff writer, Laura Schwecherl, is running one of the largest running relays in the world. Follow along on her journey from Mt. Hood to the Oregon Coast with a pair of sneakers and some awesome teammates!

Last weekend, The Greatist Team added some color to the day at The Color Run NYC. See how we did at the so-called “happiest 5K on the planet.”

Move over, funnel cake and deep-fried Ho-Hos; there's a new breed of festival in town. These 38 events are bringing people together to get fit, healthy, and happy — and, trust us, they're doing it without sacrificing fun.

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