Fun Facts About Running

Over 1 billion pairs of running shoes are sold world wide each year.

Running burns 50% more calories than walking.

It takes 200 muscles to take a step.

Just 15 competitors lined up to run the Boston Marathon in 1897, it's inaugural year.

In order to burn off a Big Mac, a 140 pound female would have to run for 52 minutes at a 10 minute per mile pace.

Less than 1% of the U.S. population has completed a marathon.

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