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Girl Talk with Shalane Flanagan

Olympic Bronze medal runner Shalane Flanagan is America's Sweetheart of running. Learn more about the marathon superstar here. . .

Girl Talk With Kara Goucher

Olympic marathoner Kara Goucher opens up about becoming a mom, being married to a former Olympian, and training with rival Shalane Flanagan.

Updated: Monday Night Runoff

UPDATE (1:45 PM EST): According to, Jeneba Tarmoh withdrew herself from consideration of the Olympic team for the 100 meter dash. USATF reports that Tarmoh’s agent, Kimberly Holland, sent an email at 12:37 PM EST stating the intent to withdraw.  Tarmoh is quoted as saying, “I, Jeneba Tarmoh have decided to decline my 3rd place […]

Editor’s Corner: Olympic Marathon Trials

Does it get any better than that? I was lucky enough to attend the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials held in Houston last weekend. What an experience! I am an avid running fan, so it felt akin to having 50-yard-line seats to the Super Bowl—except better. For those of you who aren’t pathologically obsessed with professional […]

Marathon Monday Motivation

It isn’t hard to be inspired by the top three finishers of the Olympic Marathon Trials, held this past weekend. They each embody the strength and grace that Women’s Running magazine celebrates (not to mention their killer abs!). Even better, is the camaraderie that is evident and shared between the competitors. Over 150 women of […]