Running Toward a Better You (Infographic)

This is a pretty interesting infographic on runningĀ (despite the atrocious heel landing of the illustrated runner) and has some neat info on marathon participation and demographic variances between men and women. For five consecutive years, the number of half-marathon finishers has increase by 10% or more. That's quite impressive, and indicates a persistently strong upswing in the popularity of running. I wonder how much of that can be attributed to books like "Born to Run"?

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