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Marathons, 5K's and 10K's aren't the only kinds of running events. There are plenty of other running events that are just as serious and well-established. Check out this section to learn all about other running events.

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How Bay to Breakers Works

To your left is a team of Elvises. To your right is Spongebob Squarepants. And up ahead, well, someone is nude. Welcome to San Francisco's infamous 12K race -- the Bay to Breakers.


How Bay to Breakers Works

 How Bay to Breakers Works

Bay to Breakers is fun, wild and exciting running event. Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about Bay to Breakers. See more »

How Green Running Events Work

 How Green Running Events Work

Green running events are beginning to pop up around the country. Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about green running events. See more »

How Mini-Marathons Work

 How Mini-Marathons Work

Mini-marathons are a great way for runners to learn about distance races. Visit HowStuffWorks to learn all about mini-marathons. See more »