Here at ACTIVE.com, we often use relevant running images from stock sites to complement our articles. But sometimes, the things we find while searching leave us scratching our heads or laughing hysterically.
Here are some of the weirdest and most ridiculous results we found in our search for running stock photos.
Not the Best Footwear Choice1 of 26
It's nearly impossible to walk in ski boots, let alone run.
Running to Death2 of 26
We have so many questions: Why is a skeleton running? Why is he in the desert? Why is he on a computer? Does the touchpad work if you don't have skin?
Did Something Die in There?3 of 26
First rule of running shoes: Don't ever smell them.
Terrible Form4 of 26
Who taught you to run, an alien?
A Runner's Diet5 of 26
You're supposed to eat your fruits and veggies, not wear them.
Sky Runner6 of 26
There was no shortage of nerdy runner options, but is he running or jumping on a trampoline?
Nature Run7 of 26
Just a girl. On a treadmill. Outside.
Ho Ho Hill Repeats8 of 26
So that's how Santa stays fit in the off-season.
Super Running Man9 of 26
Actually, this one might not be that ridiculous. Some days, it takes superhero powers just to get out the door.
Next Time, Go Down a Size10 of 26
She's catching some serious wind-resistance.
Pink Sasquatch11 of 26
At least he's comfortable enough with his masculinity to wear pink.
I Deserve This12 of 26
I'm pretty sure that's not how fueling works.
Attack of the Evil Farmer13 of 26
We're not even sure what to say about this one.
Oh, the Chafing14 of 26
At least he color-coordinated.
Picture Perfect15 of 26
It's really unfortunate that all four of these women's ponytail holders broke seconds before they started their run. It's a miracle they're still smiling.
Will Run for Bananas16 of 26
"It's rude to point, Susie."
Preparing for a Zombie Apocalypse17 of 26
Or maybe her running partner has some rank B.O.
On Your Marks18 of 26
You're gonna regret that white T-shirt, dude.
Giant Ghost Runner19 of 26
Is this supposed to scare or motivate us? Either way, it's strange.
Wrong Kind of Fuel20 of 26
In fact, we highly discourage drinking gas.
Udderly Happy21 of 26
This cow is insanely happy to be running. I wish that were how I felt on every run.
Hey Everyone, Look at My Abs!22 of 26
There's probably a hidden wind machine at play here.
Stay Hydrated23 of 26
Does this remind anyone else of George Costanza?
How Do I Look, Tiffany?24 of 26
Isn't it amazing how they can run without breaking a sweat or smudging their perfect makeup?
Not Fooling Anyone25 of 26
We know those glasses aren't real.