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In shape for summer?

Watching a CrossFit workout is reminiscent of a movie montage showing a rabble of villagers training to become the militia necessary to protect their homesteads from invading bad guys.
There’s still time to Craft yourself into a hard-bodied soldier-athlete
By MELISSA NELSON  |  July 27, 2012

Photos: 2012 Boston Marathon

April 16, 2012
April 16, 2012
By JEREMIAH ROBINSON  |  April 20, 2012

The best places to lace 'em up

Rhode Island was founded by a man on the run, so it's no surprise the state has become a runner's paradise.
Run for it!
By PHILIP EIL  |  September 30, 2011

Wanna get away?

Believe it or not, there are some people who seek to "get" something out of their vacations beyond a sunburn and a souvenir mug.
Maine retreats offer a chance to recharge and reconnect — with yourself, your partner, or the spiritual world
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 17, 2011


Karl wishes exercising didn't suck so much.
By KARL STEVENS  |  February 04, 2011

Portlander to cover 3000+ miles in five months on foot

On January 8, Portland native Zoe Romano will set off for a morning run in Huntington Beach, California. Make no mistake: this isn't a begrudging follow-through on a New Year's resolution, or a jog around the block. Try more than 140 not-quite-marathons
Ultra-distance running
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  January 07, 2011

E3 2010 pushes gamers off their couches; plus, Gears 3 updates

E3 2010 pushes gamers off their couches; plus, Gears 3 updates

E3 2010 is almost over, and it's been a fun ride, especially the Nintendo-related news (see our excitement about Goldeneye and more here). New Zelda,...
By Maddy Myers  |  June 17, 2010