Runner’s World Challenge

The Runner’s World Challenge’s mission is to equip runners with training plans and tips from our experts while providing a first-rate race weekend experience. To date, we have graduated over 5,000 runners from the program,” said Runner’s World Publisher Molly O’Keefe. “This valuable partnership with 2XU helps us further that mission. Together we will guide a new generation of challengers to the finish line.”

Rodale’s Runner’s World, the largest and most influential media brand in the running space, is the essential guide for everyone who runs. The brand provides all runners—men and women, from beginners to hardcore marathoners—with the advice and information they need to pursue their goals, the inspiration and entertainment they crave, and a sense of authentic community they won’t find anywhere else. Runner’s World is everywhere its readers and customers are—in print, online, on-screen and on the ground. Through authentic events such as the award-winning Runner’s World Challenge, the award-winning Runner’s World Half & Festival (,and the Runner’s World Heartbreak Hill Half & Festival (, Runner’s World editors forge deep connections and have meaningful interactions with our readers as an organic part of the running community.


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