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An attempt to run the fastest ever backward marathon highlights how wrong-way locomotion could assist in rehabilitation and athletic training.

Peter Gwynne, Contributor

When it comes to reducing ankle injuries, high-tops aren't as important as you might think.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

Researchers took a detailed look at 17 years of training records for Norway's Marit Bjørgen.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Professional baseball pitchers who return after "Tommy John" surgery have similar career lengths and retirement reasons as other pitchers.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Skipping regular season games may have little effect on playoff performance and injury prevention.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

Scientists utilize fluid dynamics to optimize fins for shredding the gnar.

Olivia Trani, Contributor

Both Tour de France racers and recreational cyclists can improve performance by riding hardest into the wind.

Brian Owens, Contributor

Renowned swimmer discusses the strategies and expert guidance that helped him win 28 Olympic medals.

Chris Gorski, Editor

Findings could lead to a future drug that mimics the health benefits of exercise.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

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