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Catching up with Kathrine Switzer before the 2018 Boston Marathon

Katherine Switzer has been to every Boston Marathon since her historic run in 1967 except for two. For 49 years she says she’s been making […]

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Tatyana McFadden’s Tough Road Back to the Boston Marathon

Tatyana McFadden, 28, is a familiar face at the Boston Marathon—the paralympian has won the women’s wheelchair division four times. The Russian-born athlete is no stranger […]

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New Hydration Technology to Be Worn by Boston Marathon Participants for the First Time

Racing into Marathon Monday, your training is on point, your sleep is on point, and your nutrition is on point…but what about your hydration? Do […]

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Limber Up before Tearing Up the Streets on Marathon Monday

If you qualified for the Boston Marathon, this likely isn’t your first rodeo, but besides putting in the mileage, what else are you doing to […]

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Nonprofit Helps the Homeless Change Their Lives by Starting to Run

A little over four years ago, David Doxzen, 28, could have never imagined preparing for his first Boston Marathon. Deep in the throes of addiction, […]

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Can You Survive the SweatConRally Fitness Crawl?

How do you change up the old-fashioned bar crawl? Well, one method is to re-conceive the whole idea, by adding more downdogs, jumping jacks, and plank holds […]

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Free Fitness Makes Its Return to the Seaport

Sweet, sweet summertime is so close we can almost feel it. And by almost we mean downgrading from winter parkas to a light jacket. But […]

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New Balance Launches Two Limited Edition Shoes

Considering it lures runners, yogis, cyclers, and outdoor events from all over the city of Boston, it’s no wonder the Charles River has inspired two new […]

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Saucony Teamed Up with Dunkin’ Donuts for a Running Shoe

Run in style this marathon season…or maybe just to the nearest Dunkin’ Donuts, with these new donut-inspired kicks. Two local brands, Saucony and Dunkin’ Donuts, are […]

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Peek Inside Reebok’s New Global Headquarters in the Seaport

Out with the old and in with the new. As Reebok begins to settle into its new home at the edge of Seaport, we got the chance to […]

Archery Games
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Chelsea Is Getting Archery Tag

The first day of spring came and went, but with chilly weather in the forecast, this weekend might just be another one for indoor activities. […]

Runners at the Boston Marathon
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How the Nor’easters Have Affected Boston Marathon Runners

The U.S. Postal Service promises “neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night” will prevent its couriers from finishing their routes. The same, […]

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Equinox Just Opened the Precision Running Lab in Chestnut Hill

Let’s be honest, running on a treadmill at the gym can be boring. Who hasn’t watched several episodes of a reality tv show to pass […]

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This Fitness App Sends a Personal Trainer to Work Out with You

When fitness guru Tiffany Hakimianpour founded fitness app Handstand in 2015, she set out to provide personalized workouts for people who didn’t thrive in traditional personal […]

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Survival of the Fittest

Those holiday pounds aren’t going to lose themselves. This January, jump-start your fitness routine with one of these high-octane challenges.