One of the most common and easy to identify running injuries is IT band syndrome. Here are several exercises that will help treat IT band syndrome and prevent a future reoccurrence.
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Hidden in the dense tissue of the hip is a little-known muscle called the piriformis. Overuse injuries are common among runners. Here is our advice for treating Piriformis Syndrome.
Strength training is important for every distance runner. Having a strong, well-balanced body greatly reduces the risk of injury and can also increase race performance.
Plantar fasciitis has sidelined many a runner for weeks, months or even years. Being proactive about seeking treatment at the onset of injury is the best way to ensure that it is cured quickly and effectively.
The term "carbo-loading" is well-known and often used to describe the nutrition plan of a soon to be marathoner. But it is not the most effective way to maximize energy,
When injury strikes, therapists often will recommend orthotics to fix the problem. But are they useful? The subject is controversial. Here's what you need to know.
How many days per week should I run? The correct answer for how many days per week you should run is however many you are able to while keeping yourself healthy and happy.
If you feel pain just behind the outside of your ankle, though, there is a good chance you may be suffering from perineal tendonitis. We have advice on how to relieve the symptoms.
Travis Anderson and the senior class was a good one
MileSplit unveiled its national age group club rankings recently and has one of the most expansive stats compilations you will find
Catch a snooze with Kyle Merber
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Heading into motherhood for the first time, Sanya Richards-Ross looks back on her time as one of the best sprinters in USA history
Junior Nationals come into play during the early summer track season
Cameron Ruiz is Illinois Boys Gatorade Athlete of the Year
Jaimie Robinson leaps to monster jump at Belvidere AAU District meet
The National Scholastic Athletics Foundation (NSAF), a non-profit organization created to support and promote high school-age track and field, announced the launch of the National High School Track and Field Hall of Fame.
The best of the best faced off this weekend!
The prep for cross-country greatness starts now with MileSplit's official 5K training program brought to you by Olympic coach Ryan Ponsonby.
Illinois trio locked and loaded in Seattle
Entries for the AAU Illinois Central District Qualifier held June 17th-18th at Belvidere High School.
A look at Illinois athletes in North Carolina
Meet the Brooks Running Company's 2017 Inspiring Coaches Award Winners: Cary Grove (IL) High's Mark Anderson and Gwen Robertson of Issaquah (Wa.) High.
Chris Torpy's bid for a win derailed by wildness
Brooks Inspiring coaches interview