In 2015, we began a new custom: Kicking off the new year by announcing our Womens Running Power Women of the Year. The ladies included because group were the game changers, rule breakers, and trailblazers within our neighborhood; they were the ones to see, to cheer for, and to be inspired by in this approaching year. This year were back and thrilled to announce a new group of honorees. In this years list youll discover some familiar faces, in addition to a variety of new additions. Thats because while in 2015s list focused on elite runners who we felt were ones to watch in the lead as much as the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics, this year we acknowledged the requirement to expand the range of effect. Because its not just pros who are altering the game, its women within every corner of our neighborhood. There are leading athletes, naturally, in addition to effective supporters who are speaking up about whatever from SafeSport to racial inequality. We included magnate and innovators, in addition to a few of the most impactful voices of the femaless running world. These 25 power women are improving the running industry for the much better– and we cant wait to watch the effect they make in the approaching year.