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Gabriele Grunewald: American runner who stayed on track despite cancer

The athlete became a beacon of inspiration as she tackled setback after setback to remain competitive in the 1,500 metres

How much money was raised for charity at 2019 London Marathon?

More than £1bn has been raised for charity through London Marathon since 1981

What I learned from running the hottest London Marathon on record

From the incredible support of spectators to struggling with lacking water supplies, Sabrina Barr reflects on what it was like to run last year’s London Marathon after just 10 weeks of training

How a township running tour shows another side of South Africa

'Sight running' is the latest tourist activity, but getting off the beaten track really ups the ante, finds Amy Fallon

10 best running shoes

Whether you're a marathoner or a stylish runner, here are our top picks for this year's running shoes

The one trick to get yourself into running

There's a simple way to make sure you commit to pounding the pavements. Seaside boardwalk not necessarily included.

How runners' legs absorb shock to protect their upper bodies

Researchers hope study findings will help in the design of better running shoes