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You Need Speed

Why distance runners should develop their pure speed, and 9 ways to get started today.

Why Your Speedwork is Too Tame

Pure Speed for Distance Runners

Racing Shoes: The Simplest Route to Speed

Workout Of The Week: Steep Hill Sprints

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Why Your Speedwork is Too Tame

Recruiting every muscle fiber is important to running success—regardless of your race distance. Here are three max-effort options you can add to your training today.

Pure Speed for Distance Runners

Training for maximum velocity is essential to run your best. These four key exercises will improve your power and speed.

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Training

Come here to find everything from strength-training workouts to distance-specific exercises and how to PR on your next race.

Why Your Speedwork is Too Tame

Recruiting every muscle fiber is important to running success—regardless of your race distance. Here are three max-effort options you can add to your training today.

Pure Speed for Distance Runners

Training for maximum velocity is essential to run your best. These four key exercises will improve your power and speed.

Gear

Find the right running shoes, apparel and more reviewed by our experts.

Trail Dancing Shoes

Four lightweight trail running shoes that let you feel the trail and dance nimbly over it.

Nutrition

We cover nutrition tips and advice to help you improve your running performance and keep you on track to meet your wellness goals.

Is Dietary Variety Overrated?

A little monotony in your eating habits might not be such a bad thing. Getting rid of the crap is your top priority.

Why We Fall for Diet Fads

Exercise scientist Steve Magness on “bro science,” social media bubbles and how to avoid getting sold an agenda.

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