Harriette Thompson, 91, has run 15 marathons—all of them since turning 76.
Hit the trails or branch out and run one of these quirky summer races.
Jordan McNamara leads the way with a 3:54.27 at the Nike Festival of Miles.
Garrett O’Toole, 18, clocked in at 4:01.89 to eclipse the New England high school record in the mile Thursday.
Official results from the Jim Ryun Festival of Miles in San Diego on June 5, 2014.
An evening of celebrating Jim Ryun and the mile was capped by a pair of sub-4-minute showings in San Diego.
Thursday marks the 50th anniversary of Jim Ryun’s record mile run as a high schooler.
Seven U.S. Olympians are in the July 4 Peachtree Road Race, which doubles as the national championship.
The storied mile distance race is making a comeback.
New Balance and Westin Hotels teamed up for the free giveaway as part of National Running Day.