Runners in Chengdu?

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  • Malibu
    September 2, 2012
    1 post

    I recently moved to Chengdu and live downtown. Getting tired of the treadmill and want to get some miles in outside. I heard there is a track at nearby university, but hard to find details.

    Any good advice? Or anyone want to join for some regular runs?


  • mizuiro
    September 2, 2012
    19 posts

    Make sure you check Chengdu's AQI before going out for a run:

    Some days are more polluted than others, especially after it rains.

    I used to be a regular outdoor runner in America, but noticed I can't keep up the same pace when running outdoors in China. My chest begins to feel heavy and I just start to feel like crap after two weeks.

    You can enter a university and look at the campus map posted by the entrance. It should tell you where the track field is. I prefer finding a small park and jogging there. The scenery is nice, the trees provide a cool area, the air is fresher, and it's peaceful.

  • invisible
    September 2, 2012
    1534 posts

    please refer to the previous articles and threads

    Running Chengdu

    Places to go running in the city?

    Social running groups/clubs in ChengDu?

    Spicy Sport: working it out together

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