Half Marathon

The Ambition Effect: Setting a Goal Can Change Your Life

When Carol Chau signed up for her first race, she wasn’t anticipating much to come from it—a medal, she assumed, and perhaps a bit of

Marrying Ambitions: A Working Forward Story

How a half marathon sparked a love interest and led to happily ever after.

Why Running a Half Marathon is a Huge Accomplishment

The half marathon had been the fastest growing race distance in the U.S. and here's why.

Bucket List: 12 Must-Do Half Marathons in the U.S.

How many of these half marathons have you checked off?

18 November/December Races to Sign Up For

Marathon season is in full swing, with plenty of races to test your summer training and to pack in before winter arrives.

20 September/October Races to Sign Up For

As the weather cools down, the fall racing season picks up in full swing. Many popular races will already be filled, but we’ve curated a

Nutrition Tweaks for Half-Marathon Training

A nutritionist breaks down one runner's daily diet.

Ireland’s Fastest Mother Returns to Rock ‘n’ Roll Dublin Half

Before she gave birth to 7-pound, 8-ounce Lucy Kelleher on June 30, 2014, the fastest Lizzie Lee had run a half marathon was 1 hour, 14

The 10 Largest Half Marathons in the U.S.

The exploding popularity of the half marathon distance is creating bigger and bigger races.

20 August/September Races to Sign Up For

Celebrate the end of summer with one last sweaty race before the fall racing season begins. We’ve curated a list of races known for their

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