Articles by Caitlyn Pilkington

By The Numbers: The Mile

The mile has a storied history, and the classic American distance is in the midst of a comeback. Here are some facts about it.

Elites Gear Up For San Diego’s ElliptiGO Mile

The San Diego event will commemorate the 50th anniversary of Jim Ryun's sub-4-minute mile performance.

New Runner: Signing Up For A Race

Are you a running newbie? Here's what you need to know before signing up for a race.

Bring Back The Mile: 5 Questions With Ryan Lamppa

A group is trying to resurrect the mile, which has been called “America’s distance.”

50 Years Later: 10 Questions with Jim Ryun

Catching up with the high school mile legend half a century after he made history.

Go Green With These Bio-Friendly Bottles

FLEXR Sports bottles have a BPA-free, disposable and fully biodegradable liner inside.

Faces Of Boston: Lisa Lunt

Lisa Lunt says she will run the Boston Marathon carrying an American flag to honor those affected by last year's bombings.

Meet Competitor’s 2014 Faces Of Boston

Join us as we share 14 stories of inspiration ahead of this year's Boston Marathon.

Faces Of Boston: Lisa Georgis

Lisa Georgis says she looks forward to running past the screaming fans at Wellesley College at Boston this year.

Faces Of Boston: Melanie Powers

Melanie Powers, who has survived cancer twice, is running Boston for a number of reasons — including to honor her late father.

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