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Family Of Barefoot Marathoner Sues Company Over Use Of Name

SEATTLE (AP) — The family of an Ethiopian runner who famously won an Olympic marathon barefoot is suing Vibram, the maker of a popular line of minimalist running shoes, saying it used his name without permission. 498 more words


I'm going to need more gels....

This is a big year for me. It’s exciting…and a little terrifying.

The last year was filled with trials and tribulations and to some degree, literally. 686 more words

Vibram opens sweepstakes giving away an entry to the 2015 Antarctica Marathon

You have to be a special sort of crazy to want to run a marathon. Many of our readers, we know, are in that category. So what level of craziness do you reach when you sign up to run 26.2 in Antarctica? 411 more words


Surviving your first winter: cold weather clothing tips

Not too long ago, I left sunny California for New York.

Since then, I’ve learned many important lessons. But perhaps the most important lesson of all is that the only reason I’ve survived so far is because I invested in the proper cold weather gear before making the big move. 2,841 more words

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Janathon day 5: finally - some running!

It’s been a busy day, and hasn’t finished yet, so I’ll keep this brief (ish). Today has been a two-pronged effort, starting off with a quick and sneaky lunchtime run round Rickmansworth. 227 more words