Steve Reid

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Scientists baffled by 85-year-old marathon man

Ed Whitlock ran a marathon is less than four hours in October 2016.<p>Ed Whitlock, an 85-year-old marathon runner, is dumbfounding medical experts after …

Want to Be Happier & Smarter in 2017? Invest in Experiences Rather Than Things

New Years resolution? <b>A recent study has found spending your money on experiences</b> rather then things will probably make you happier. And if you’re …

This Iceland Drone Tour is the Second Best Thing to Actually Visiting

If Iceland isn't already on your bucket list, you're going to want to check out this video.<p>Most of us have heard our friends (or friends of friends …

European Travel

Quotes About Bad Runs

We've all had our share of those terrible runs or races when we're feeling slow, unmotivated, fatigued, and just not excited about running. …

Tom Hanks

3 ways running improves your life that go way beyond fitness

The benefits of picking up running are pretty major—and they go far beyond getting in shape and earning a 26.2 sticker for your car.<p>Just ask Jen A. …

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Running Inspiration In The Bible

<b>Survey Shows</b><p><b>A 2014 telephone and online survey</b> to gauge Bible trends in the United States shows that 88% of American households own a Bible and have an average 4.7 Bibles in their homes. We have 10 Bibles in our home. Thirty-seven percent of those surveyed read the Bible once or more a week. Me …

New Testament

Bernard Lagat, 41 Years Young, Makes 5th Olympic Team

EUGENE, Ore. — The first time Bernard Lagat went to the Olympics, the world was getting over the drama of Y2K, George W. Bush was President of the …

The 7 Most Surprising Vacation Spots in the US

<b>O</b>vercrowded and cramped may not be the type of vacation you had in mind this summer. Instead, discovering an off-the-beaten-path locale for your next …

2016's 'Best City In The World' Goes To...

Charleston, South Carolina. According to <i>Travel + Leisure</i> magazine, “Charleston is a remarkably dynamic place, so it’s no surprise that it has achieved its highest ranking ever in our survey as the year’s best city in the world.”<p>It’s the first time a U.S. city has received the top honor, but …

South Carolina

What the Air Force Can Teach American Business

Since last Sunday, U.S. and Coalition forces have launched more than 125 airstrikes against targets in Iraq and Syria as part of Combined Joint Task …

This woman quit her corporate job at 35 and saved $16,000 to travel the world 'indefinitely'

In November of 2012, Clelia Mattana handed in her letter of resignation.<p>She had an established career as a sourcing coordinator at luxury fashion brand Burberry, a good salary, and her own apartment in London. But something was missing.<p>"I was unhappy because I wasn't following my true nature. All I …

South-east Asia

I transformed my Jeep into a moving house to travel Africa for 2 years — here's what it was like to build

A few years ago I drove a Jeep from Alaska to Argentina. I learned a lot on that trip about where I want to go and what kind of vehicle I want to live in.<p>After years of saving and planning, I bought a 2007 four-door Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon to turn into a house on wheels to drive around …

Hardtop

Section Hiking the Appalachian Trail through Maryland

The bridge from Harper’s Ferry, WV to the C & O canal in MarylandI left the TeaHorse Hostel at 8:00 am after eating their signature waffle breakfast …

The best national parks to take your dog

Most national parks don’t allow dogs because officials want to preserve the sensitive habitat or whatever.<p>Don’t let pesky red tape get in your or …

National Parks

The Most Beautiful Places to Run in the World

These stunning trails and roads, published in our print magazine over the years, will inspire you to find your own Rave Run.<p>1 of 78<p>Yosemite National Park, California<p>About 3,214 feet above the Yosemite Valley is Glacier Point Road, said to be one of the most scenic stretches to run. Cool off and …

Ed Whitlock, 85, Is Not Satisfied With His Latest World Record

Even though he averaged 8:27 pace for a half marathon last weekend, he wanted to be faster.<p>Ed Whitlock of Milton, Ontario, set a single-age world record for 85-year-olds when he ran a 1:50:47 at the Waterloo (Ontario) Half Marathon last Sunday. It’s a feat that impressed many, but not the person …

There is a super easy and cheap way to use your own smartphone when you travel to other countries

There is a much better, much cheaper option to use your smartphone when you're abroad — simply buy a temporary SIM card, stick it in your phone, and get going!<p>One caveat: You have to make sure that your phone is "unlocked."<p>A bit about "unlocking"<p>Mobile phones used to be "locked" to a specific …

Anyone Can Be A Good Runner

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How far can you go on $50 in gas?

Slide 1 of 12<p>How far can $50 get you on a road trip? If you were driving a Hummer in 2008, not far. But with the oil and gas sector’s prolonged pump …

How To Travel Without Your Dog

Some might consider me selfish, but I want to have a dog to love and care for and I want to indulge my wanderlust. For those who find themselves in similar circumstances, here's how to travel without your dog.<p>There are many websites full of helpful information about how to travel <b>with</b> your dog. We …

South-east Asia

The ultimate travel bucket list: 31 things to do in your lifetime

24 Hour Roadtrip: Miami to Key West in a Convertible

For several years I’ve had a hankering to rent a convertible and drive down the Florida Keys from Miami. So when I wound up with an unexpected free …

For $140k, Land Rover wants to take you on the world's most luxurious road trip

Everyone likes a good road trip. Whether it's to move cross country (check), to see the space shuttle launch (I did the drive, though the launch was scrubbed), or just to see somewhere new (check, check, check).<p>A road trip is an opportunity to see the world, one mile at a time. Most of my road …

I Live In My Truck With My Dog And Travel Across The Country

After realizing that I could work from almost anywhere, I decided to move into my truck with my dog and drive to Alaska. I look for dispersed (FREE) …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

Best American beach campsites | CNN Travel

Couch Surfing In The USA: Three Friends, Two Dogs And One Couch

Three friends (and two dogs) who took a summer roadtrip across North America together came up with a novel way to keep track of the many beautiful …

Could you survive a three-week holiday with only one outfit?

At some point, most of us will be made an offer that has the power to dramatically alter the course of our lives. Mine arrived on a spring day in 2013 when Jeff, an environmental scientist I’d recently met through an online dating site, invited me on an “adventure” he’d been planning: a low-budget …