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GiveSignup | RunSignup releases report predicting a busy fall for races

GiveSignup | RunSignup releases report predicting a busy fall for races

The report follows up on the 2019 list of 100 Largest Races and tracks their plans for 2021.

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UTMB officials confirm plans for 2021 in-person race

UTMB officials confirm plans for 2021 in-person race

After COVID-19 forced the cancellation of the race in 2020, the event will make its comeback in August.

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Cold weather in China kills 21 in ultramarathon

Cold weather in China kills 21 in ultramarathon

The tragedy has sparked outrage over the lack of contingency planning by the regional government and race organizers.

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RunSignup launches RaceDay Scoring Version 3.0

RunSignup launches RaceDay Scoring Version 3.0

The latest release allows timers to score events with a team or group component, such as running clubs, corporate teams, and relays.

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Study finds 28% of runners started running during the pandemic

Study finds 28% of runners started running during the pandemic

A study of 4,000 runners by RunRepeat indicates more than a quarter picked up the sport in the past year.

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2021 TCS New York City Marathon sets field for its 50th running celebration

2021 TCS New York City Marathon sets field for its 50th running celebration

A field of 33,000 runners has been set for the 50th running of the 2021 TCS New York City Marathon on November 7.

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Updated study finds 2 COVID cases out of 1,118 running events

Updated study finds 2 COVID cases out of 1,118 running events

Just two COVID-19 cases were linked to races held in Japan between April 2020 and March 2021.

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UK’s largest mass participation event of 2021 held in Kew Gardens

UK’s largest mass participation event of 2021 held in Kew Gardens

Over 2,000 runners took part across the weekend in the AIR:RUN 10K held in the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

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Leslie Jordan announce their new super soft tri-blend fabric

Leslie Jordan announce their new super soft tri-blend fabric

Leslie Jordan tri-blend options pair super soft fabric with durable construction quality.

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Boston Marathon study finds younger, faster runners at greater risk for heatstroke

Boston Marathon study finds younger, faster runners at greater risk for heatstroke

Using data from four Boston Marathons, the researchers assessed which runners are more susceptible to the most serious type of heat injury.

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2021 Philly Marathon participant capacity reduced to 50%

2021 Philly Marathon participant capacity reduced to 50%

A preliminary date for the race weekend has been set for Nov. 19-21.

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Blue Ridge Marathon generates $1.6m for local economy

Blue Ridge Marathon generates $1.6m for local economy

Post-race survey data show $920k in direct new sales activity for the region, with an additional $680k in indirect and induced spending.

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