Beginning Again: From Tragedy to Finish Lines
Runner, survivor and Runkeeper user. Pon’s inspirational running journey may have had a difficult start, but the end is nowhere in sight. Read Pon’s incredible story.
Mickey is a runner. At 68 years old, 5’1”, and with a slight build, other younger, taller runners often tower over her. They frequently zoom past her as she keeps her slower pace while alternating between running and walking. Other runners don’t know she suffers from Parkinson’s Disease and osteoporosis. They may see her leg […]
Celebrating the Running Community with the Global 5K
On Saturday, December 3, and Sunday, December 4, 2016, runners and walkers from across the world came together to celebrate the 3rd edition of the Runkeeper Global 5K. This is our favorite event and we love seeing everyone come together to showcase just how strong and vibrant the international running community can be. Runners of […]
Coming Back from a 95% Artery Blockage
I’ve been a sporadic runner for a large chunk of my life. I ran a lot as a kid, a lot more in the army, and I’ve done my fair share of obstacle/mud-runs as an adult. I officially got bit by the running bug in July 2013, when for the next 10 months (with the […]