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Becoming a Runner Later in Life

The fastest-growing age group for runners is that of the 50+ age group. Learn more about the benefits of running into your golden years and the special precautions to consider. 

The Addiction Argument | Disease or Compulsion?

For decades, addiction has been widely accepted as a disease, but there are different schools of thought as to what addiction is and how it fits into the medical world: a disease of the brain, or a compulsion, a matter of choice. 

Gear: Hit the Trail in these Threads

Avid trail runners agree that hitting the trails in the right gear is important for a satisfying and safe run. Check out some of the top rated gear from Runwell's community and their sponsors at Racing the Planet.

Williams' Death: Addiction, Recovery, & Depression

Robin Williams' story is a microcosm of the struggle with addiction.

Reasons to Sign up for the Great Wall Marathon Now

Three reasons to stop procrastinating and sign-up for the incredible 2015 Great Wall Marathon & Half-Marathon now!

Running can curb addiction and ease recovery

 Unfortunately, getting sober often has losing odds, but it can be done with support. And exercise?  

Q&A with our runners in the Eastern States 100

Runwell is proud to be the official charity for the inaugural Eastern States 100. We caught up with a few of our runners competing in the race and asked each a different question about training, nutrition, and motivation needed to push oneself to the limits.

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