Beans and runners - Remember this jingle: "Beans, beans, the musical fruit. The more you eat, the more you toot"? The embarrassment associated with tooting explains why many athletes shy away from beans and also legumes. But far more than being a musical fruit, beans can be a nutrient-rich bonus for a sports diet.
Year-round running in Alaska - Scott May ran over 1,500 miles on dirt and asphalt during summer months, but a significant amount of his mileage was completed on snow and ice. May is not one to let a little winter weather keep him inside. "I'm not a treadmill person," May said. "To get that kind of mileage, you have to run in the winter."
Running the Apple logo - Using two iPhones plus his legs to map the equivalent of a digital heart for Steve Jobs, a marathon runner from Tokyo, ran 13 miles in 2 hours with a specific route in mind: the Apple logo.
Skewed Running - Laugh out loud with this collection of humorous short stories about running in this day and age.
Runner hit by a flying deer - Krystine Rivera was running when a driver hit a deer with her sport utility vehicle. The deer was sent flying into Rivera, who was left with minor injuries.