Do Runners Even Need Toenails, Anyway?

Every workplace has its own unique morning-meeting culture. At Goldman Sachs, traders surely share their latest billion-dollar victories. At Vogue, editors outline next season’s denim-on-denim-on-denim trend. And here at Runner’s World, we talk about toenails. Lost toenails. Missing toenails. Gone-but-not-forgotten toenails. And amid all these black-and-blue sob stories, we began to wonder, do runners even …

New Virtual Racing Series Might Actually Make You Want to Try Virtual Racing

When virtual racing first came on the scene, back about a decade ago, we were fascinated. Run wherever you happen to be in the world, at a time that’s convenient for you, and still compete, through the magic of technology, against thousands of other runners? Neat—and a fine throwback to the 1960s and ’70s, when …

The Best Running Songs: December 2017 Playlist

Whether you’re training for a marathon, or just hitting the treadmill, good music can often make the difference between a rave run and a blown goal. That’s why we’re putting together 90-minute playlists each month chock-full of songs with enough of a beat to keep you moving. We know it’s harder to motivate yourself to get out the door when …