Articles by Emily Polachek

Video: “The Push” Wins Foot Locker Film Contest

Foot Locker, in partnership with ASICS, hosted a "Real Lives. Real Runners" film contest that features authentic runners and why they run.

A Recovering Alcoholic’s Journey to the New York City Marathon

Three years sober, Carley Houser will be running her first marathon in New York City on Nov.1.

Michael J. Fox Receives Back to the Future’s Self-Lacing Nikes

Nike delivered on one of the 2015 predictions from Back to the Future Part II with a real pair of the Nike Air Mag.

Photos: 2015 Nike Women’s Half Marathon in San Francisco

Check out the highlights from Nike's 12th running of the popular women's half marathon in San Francisco.

Placebo Study Uses Salt Water Injections to Make Runners Faster

Researchers test the placebo effect to see if it improves running performance.

Miki Suwa Gorman, Legendary Women’s Marathoner, Dies at 80

The women's marathon pioneer battled cancer for five years.

Spike Lee Named Grand Marshal of the 2015 New York City Marathon

Come race day, notable New York filmmaker Spike Lee will lead the field in the Grand Marshal vehicle with CEO Michael Capiraso.

5 Places to Run In…San Diego

Check out these five places to run year-round in San Diego.

Runner Finishes 3,000-Mile Cross-Country Run on U.S. Route 6

This 46-year-old mother of two and musician from San Jose, Calif., just completed the first successful cross-country run on Route 6.

2015 Fall Marathon Preview

Fun facts about each of the major fall marathons, and tips on how to get in next year's race.

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