In His Debut, Ben True Is First American Man to Win NYC Half

In his first attempt at racing the half marathon distance, track specialist Ben True outsprinted distance stalwart Dathan Ritzenhein to win the NYC Half on Sunday in New York. True, 32, of West Lebanon, New Hampshire, is the first American male champion in the 13-year history of the race. Runners raced in cold temperatures and …

Four Months After Being Hit By a Car, Houston-Area Runner Returns to Marathons With a Win

To many competitive and recreational athletes in the greater Houston area, Calum Neff is no stranger. Others may be familiar with the elite runner who in 2016 became the Guinness World Record holder for running the fastest marathon and half marathon while pushing a stroller. Neff also found himself in the spotlight again last fall …

Pregnant Runners: It’s Okay to Keep Training Through the Summer

However, without clear definitions of “heat” or “humidity,” these guidelines aren’t super helpful for moms-to-be who are wondering whether they can still go out for a run during summertime. To find numbers to back up these terms, an international team of researchers conducted a systematic review of studies that have been done on pregnant women, …