Author Archives: likethewindmag

From field to infield: the unstoppable force

Gentle rain showers fall intermittently on the athletes gathered on the infield of the high [...]


You’ve got to have some nerve to take on The Speed Project, the legendary 340-mile [...]

Under African Skies

“Wear some woolies if you want.” For a morning run in Ethiopia? Pull the other one. Come [...]

Better Faster Farther – an exclusive interview and book excerpt

In June 2024, Maggie Mertens book Better Faster Farther: How Running Changed Everything We Know [...]

Global Running Day: LtW Stories from Around the World

Like the Wind is published by a team dedicated to sharing meaningful storytelling about running. [...]

Running on Thin Ice

This is Swedish Lapland. Lying inside the Arctic Circle, it’s Europe’s last remaining wilderness and [...]

Run for Freedom

Nike! Nike! Nenikekamen!” “Victory! Victory! Rejoice, we conquer!” 490BC. Pheidippides, a messenger, finally arrives at the [...]

The future is a land of possibilities

One of the great challenges in running today is finding a way to combine sustainability [...]


Boston, Massachusetts. The century-old Longfellow Bridge that spans the Charles River, the first of its [...]

The time is now

If you take a moment to think about where you live, the opportunity to set [...]