Alison Wade, Runner's World

Alison Wade

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Massachusetts, United States

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Past articles by Alison:

Running Podcasts for Your Weekend Long Run

There are a lot of great running pods out there, but these recent episodes will make the miles fly by. → Read More

The Incredibly Simple Way One Man Is Motivating People to Start Running

Dave McGillivray’s idea is so easy, it’s genius. And any veteran runner can do it. → Read More

At Age 39, a Nurse and Mom of Three Has Huge Marathon Breakthrough

Here’s how Roberta Groner finished second—behind pro runner Sara Hall—at the California International Marathon. → Read More

She Was the Feel-Good Story of the Summer, But a Sponsorship Deal Eludes Her

Sara Vaughn, a 31-year-old mother of three, made a stunning run to the world championships. Getting a contract has proven harder. → Read More

Florida Race Imperiled Runners—And They Are Angry

Entrants are bombarding the Weeki Wachee Springs Mermaid Race with complaints after a late start, inadequate water, and frightening traffic conditions. → Read More

Organizer Vows Improvement After Multiple Race Problems

Runners in different states lodge complaints against the Half Full Race Series. → Read More

Despite Leads, Murders of Three Female Runners Remain Unsolved

New video shows footage of Karina Vetrano running shortly before her death. → Read More

Lawsuit Settlement Will Affect Price of Entry at New York City Marathon

The race drawing will be free for the next three years, but the race itself will cost more. → Read More

Many Commemorate 9/11 Tragedy Through Running Events

On the 15th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, many choose to remember by running. → Read More

Former 5:19 Marathoner Surprises All With 26.2 Win

Julie Jorgensen’s family thought she was kidding when she called to say she’d won her race. → Read More

Little Free Pantry Concept, Born on a Run, Goes Viral

Inspired by Little Free Libraries, Jessica McClard helps address food insecurity. → Read More

Top U.S. Runner Will Undergo Surgery Friday to Remove Cancerous Tumor

At 30, Gabriele Grunewald hopes to become a three-time cancer survivor. → Read More

Amanda Eccleston Finds the Silver Lining in Fourth Place

A breakthrough season brought her within 0.03 seconds of the U.S. Olympic Team at the trials. → Read More

One Race’s Youngest Runner Dreams of Finding Adoptive Family

In June, Marcellus Coleman was the youngest to run the Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon. → Read More

Nike Ad Features Transgender Athlete

Duathlete Chris Mosier hopes groundbreaking commercial inspires others. → Read More

Teen Runner With Autism Shatters 4:00 Mile Barrier

Mikey Brannigan sets a Paralympic world record for the T20 classification. → Read More

Watch: 5 Fights Between Elite Runners Caught on Camera

The most recent scuffle was on July 30, and race organizers met to determine whether the results should change. → Read More

Apple Announces Female Runner Emoji

Elite runner Molly Huddle has been campaigning for a female runner emoji character since last fall. → Read More

The Running Emoji You’ve Been Waiting for Is Here

Elite runner Molly Huddle has been campaigning for a female runner emoji character since last fall. → Read More

Watch: Bizarre Scuffle Between Bix 7 Runners Could Change Race Results

During the fifth mile of the race in Iowa on July 30, Silas Kipruto turned and took a swipe at his opponent. → Read More