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Tagged: Running news

The running world never sleeps. The running news keeps coming. While it can be hard to keep up with all the breaking stories, we’re here to help. Below you’ll find our recent round-up posts, covering the most inspiring, dramatic and sometimes shocking athletics news from around the running world.

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    10 of the Best Running Stories (July 2014 – The Mobot and The Truth About Speed)

    Welcome to your latest round-up of the breaking running news this week. Below you’ll find the top running stories on the web this week. But it’s worth noting that the best – and particularly the most popular...

    • Posted July 7, 2014
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    10 of the Best Running Stories This Week (Usain, Pregnant Runners and Fraud)

    Hi, here’s your latest round-up of the breaking running news this week. You’ll find out what we’ve been discussing on RunningInjury, as well as the most shared running health stories across the web and the big news...

    • Posted June 29, 2014
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    Daydreaming, Your Teeth And Running in Glasgow (Weekly round up)

    Welcome to another round-up of the running world this week. Below you’ll find out what’s new on RunningInjury and the most shared running health stories across the web, as well as the big news runners have been...

    • Posted June 22, 2014
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    Budd, Farah, Shin Splints and Foam Rolling 101 (Weekly round up)

    Welcome to our round-up of the running world this week. Below you’ll find out what’s new on RunningInjury, the most shared running health stories across the web, and the big news runners have been talking about over...

    • Posted June 15, 2014
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  • Farah, Kiprop, First-Time Marathon Runners And More: The Weekly Round-Up
    Farah, Kiprop, First-Time Marathon Runners And More: The Weekly Round-Up

    A quick round-up of this week’s top stories, as preparations for the Commonwealth Games hotted up: A good running week for… Mo Farah. The double world and Olympic champion is due to return to action at the...

    • Posted June 8, 2014
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  • Did The Army Just Help Disprove The ‘Heel-Striking Myth’?
    Did The Army Just Help Disprove The ‘Heel-Striking Myth’?

    New research suggests that runners who strike the ground heel-first are no more prone to overuse injuries than those who do not, writes Laird Harrison for Medscape.com. Results from the new study, based on US Army personnel,...

    • Posted June 6, 2014
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  • World records, Mo Farah, 91-Year Old Runners and Your Free Marathon Photos: The Weekly Round-Up  (1)
    World records, Mo Farah, 91-Year Old Runners and Your Free Marathon Photos: The Weekly Round-Up

    A quick round-up of this week’s top stories: A good running week for… World-record busting relay teams. At the IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas, Jamaica’s men set a new world record in the 4x200m, while Kenya’s...

    • Posted June 1, 2014
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    Circuit Training for Runners

    When it comes to strength training to improve resistance to injury, most runners recognise the importance. But with countless alternative routines available, the challenge is this: where on earth do you start? The RunnersConnect Circuit Training Workout...

    • Posted May 31, 2014
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    4 Reasons Why You Get Injured

    What are the Main Risk Factors for Running-Related Injuries? That was the question posed in a new systematic review of the latest research evidence, published in Sports Medicine. The study (authored by Bruno Tirotti Saragiotto, Tiê Parma...

    • Posted May 30, 2014
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  • Should I rotate the running shoes I use?
    Should I rotate the running shoes I use?

    We can’t be 100% sure that rotating between two or more different pairs of shoes will prevent injury, writes John Davis in a recent, excellent Runners Connect article. But it might just work. And, interestingly enough, not...

    • Posted May 28, 2014
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  • Barefoot Running: Is It Safe?
    Barefoot Running: Is It Safe?

    The science around the benefits or otherwise of barefoot running is mixed, writes Jon Anderson for Military Times, as coverage of the Vibram lawsuit spreads far and wide. But, for most barefoot runners, the appeal of minimalist...

    • Posted May 27, 2014
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    Vibram, Robots, Gaitlin, Ennis, Plantar Fasciitis: The Weekly Round-Up

    A quick round-up of this week’s top stories: A good running week for… Justin Gaitlin. The US spinter had an exceptional week, not only winning the 100 meters at the IAAF World Challenge in Beijing on Wednesday,...

    • Posted May 25, 2014
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    How to avoid injury through strength training

    Amby Burfoot of Runner’s World reports on new research published in the Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. The paper suggests the importance of exercises that specifically strengthen hamstring muscles. One of the key findings in the...

    • Posted May 24, 2014
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    Best exercises to improve running form

    Running form drills remain flavour of the month. Nate Helming of Competitor.com reports on a recent discussion with movement coach Carl Paoli on the topic. The focus was on the core strength exercises that runners should do...

    • Posted May 23, 2014
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  • Plantar Fasciitis: In Search Of A Cure
    Plantar Fasciitis: In Search Of A Cure

    There’s a new go-to treatment for people suffering pain, writes Diana Blass. For a range of aches, pains and injuries – including plantar fasciitis – increasing numbers of Americans are turning to laser treatment. One example is...

    • Posted May 22, 2014
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    Vibram barefoot running controversy heats up

    The fall-out around the recent Vibram USA lawsuit continues to dominate the running world. The lawsuit alleged that the barefoot brand had made false and unsubstantiated claims about the health benefits of its footwear. This was a...

    • Posted May 21, 2014
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