Motivational running songs to help you run better

Research shows that music can help you run longer, faster and even easier, so it’s no wonder so many runners craft their personal playlists with extra care. After all, the perfect song might just be the motivation you need to cross the finish line. (Need some inspiration? Check out our playlist of The best racing songsupdated monthly.)

We recently asked Runner’s World+ members at the Boston Marathon to share the music that motivates them the most, and their responses were incredibly eclectic. What do you like to listen to while you run? Tell us in the comments below!

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