French athlete runs 3:25 marathon, backward

Guillaume de Lustrac was bet by his friend that he couldn’t run a marathon backward–he proved him wrong by setting the world record

Study finds reverse running to be a fitness trend in 2022

In 2021, reverse running saw a 50 per cent increase in popularity

Brendan Kelly breaks world backwards mile record

The world of backwards, or retro, running is a popular space for GWR attempts