- Play media Running
is a method
of terrestrial locomotion allowing humans
and other animals
to move rapidly
on foot. Running
is a type of gait characterized...
by the Guinness
Book of World Records
as the world's largest footrace
. On October
10, 2010, 116,086 out of 160,000 registered runners
- An ultramarathon, also called ultra distance
running, is any footrace longer
than the traditional marathon length
of 42.195 kilometres
- Bay to Breakers
is an annual footrace
in San Francisco, California
on the third Sunday
of May. The phrase
"Bay to Breakers" reflects
the fact that the...
- in marriage, agreed
only if her suitors could outrun
her in a footrace
who lost would
be killed. King Schoeneus
agreed, and many young...
(Ancient Gr****: στάδιον) was an ancient running
event, part of the Ancient Olympic Games
and the other
Pan****enic Games. It was one of...
- earliest twentieth century multiday races
was the inaugural
in 1928 starting
at Legion Ascot Speedway
in Los Angeles...
- to the annual
"Atacama Crossing", a six-stage, 250-kilometre (160 mi) footrace which annually attracts about
from 35 countries. The Dakar...
- characteristic Roman spectacle
venue, and stadium. Gr****-style athletics included footraces
, boxing, wrestling, and the pancratium. Aquatic
displays, such as the...
- The Self-Transcendence 3100 mile race is the world's longest certified footrace
. In 1996 Sri Chinmoy created
as a 2,700-mile (4,345 km) race...