As with all the most effective viral content, the premise of #racethetube / Race The Tube is simple - leave underground train, exit station, run along streets, enter next station, catch the same train!
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These videos have been popular (with the 'Race The Tube - Sprint' growing quickly since being featured in mainstream press such as the London Evening Standard, Time Out, the Guardian and the Sunday Times.)
Inevitably the #racethetube idea has now spread outside of London and videos from other cities are starting to appear:
Ngan Cuz 'Race The Tube' Hong Kong on the Tsuen Wan line
ChillingMonkey and Race The Tube Lausanne (uphill!):
Race The Tube in a very wet Stockholm with NRJ: