12 Hilarious Running Memes

They're funny because they're true.

Last updated on February 24th, 2023

We runners can be kind of nuts. Even casual runners can subtly cross over from “normal running” into “obsessed-with-my-mile-time-and-fueling-needs running” without even being aware of it.

Suddenly one day you’re planning your bathroom schedule around your runs (and this is a good thing!), but if this is you, my friend, you need to know that your life will never be the same again.

We here at RunGeni like to laugh at the wackiness of our obsession, so we’ve gathered some running memes for your enjoyment. Maybe you’ll recognize your special brand of crazy in them. Maybe not. If not, it’s only a matter of time. Welcome to the club.

Because we’re suckers for bling and free clothes:

Because we all remember our first race:

Because we’re very familiar with the “post-long-run-shuffle”:

Because high-fiving  a cheerful spectator sometimes seems more important than your partner’s face:

Because, darn it, it’s the closest we’re ever going to get to feeling like an Olympian:

Because we don’t take ourselves too seriously:

Because we literally can’t stop ourselves from posting:

Because we’re cuckoo…and sometimes there’s chocolate milk:

Because we’re a tiny bit vain:


Because we love our numbers: