A hardcore sporting event called the Tough Mudder near Allentown earlier this year spawned an alarming collection of serious injuries, according to emergency room doctors who responded.
None of the group members have experience as runners, so they came up with a motivating name called, “You should be running.” They will be participating in the Philadelphia Marathon this Sunday.
The question is,‘what is better – running or walking?’
The largest number of runners in its history has signed up and it sold out earlier than it ever has.
Some 18,000 runners turned out for the 35th Philadelphia half-marathon, a runners’ favorite for its flat scenic course through Center City and up and down the river drives.
At the Industry, bartenders, servers, cooks, management staff and their groupies have an oasis just for them!
The winner finished the race with an unofficial time of 47 minutes flat. His name has yet to be announced. The women’s winner, Esther Erb, finished in about 56 minutes.
New research finds that cryotherapy or body cooling can be helpful in recovering from stressful exercise.
Jog.fm has tons of playlists all tailored for different workouts.
Philadelphia police say two runners in Sunday morning’s Philadelphia Marathon have died after collapsing during the race with apparent heart attacks.
KYW’s Medical Editor Dr. Brian McDonough says in situations like this it is often difficult to predict who is going to be at risk.
Rock-n-roll marathons are popular with runners because the live music helps keep the adrenaline, and the legs, pumping.