Run In 2014: New Year’s Races

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End the year in (active) style and start the new year off right with these events on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. Forget dozing on the couch, navigating party-going crowds or gorging on exorbitant prix fixe menus while paying for an expensive hotel room or babysitter. Fast-approaching 2013 deserves a better welcome, a hybrid […]

Turkey Trots: Thanksgiving Day Races

Turkey Trot

Turkey Trots can be an active family outing, a race to train for, or just some offseason conditioning. These six runs meet those needs and offer a little something extra. Plus, they help you earn your stuffing. And pie. Las Vegas Turkey Trot The Las Vegas Turkey Trot is inclusive, with a 1-mile walk and […]

Run Like Hell: Halloween Races


Prepare for those extra candy calories with these Halloween-themed runs. Q50 Halloween Full Moon Trail Runs Run deep into the Louisiana woods at night with this 3­- or 6­-mile trail race through Fontainebleau State Park. Urban legend has it that the ruins of a sugar plantation in what is now the park are haunted, with […]

Racing In the Dark

Racing In The Dark Running Portland, Ore.

Safety in Numbers: Check Out These Night Races Whether you’re scared of the dark or a night owl, you can learn to love running in the dark at these year-round races. Emerald Nuts Midnight Run, Celebrate the New Year with fellow revelers as you run through the streets of Manhatten to Central Park. Firefly Run, […]