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Raleigh Named One Of Best Running Cities In U.S.

Posted June 8, 2005 12:13 p.m. EDT

— Lace up those running shoes and hit the road in Raleigh.

Runner's World

ranked the state's capital No. 17 on its list of top 25 places to stretch your legs.

The magazine judged cities on factors like number of runners in the city, weather, air quality and park space.

San Francisco, San Diego and New York City top the list.