The Best Episodes of Running Man

Last Updated: Nov 21, 2018

Running Man is a South Korean variety show; first aired on July 11, 2010. This show is classified as an "urban action variety"; a never-before-seen new genre of variety shows. The MCs and guests complete missions in a landmark to win the race. It has garnered attention as being the come-back program for Yoo Jae-suk, the main MC of the program, after leaving Good Sunday's Family Outing in February 2010.

Grasshopper Hunting

#1 - Grasshopper Hunting

Season 2011 - Episode 69

Landmark: Incheon Culture & Arts Center Guest: Choi Min Soo

star 9.24
21 votes
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The Best Part-Time Job

#2 - The Best Part-Time Job

Season 2014 - Episode 205

Guest: Baek Ji-young, Fei (Miss A), Hong Jin-young, Kang Seung-hyun, Lee Guk-joo

star 9.08
25 votes
Return of Yoomes Bond

#3 - Return of Yoomes Bond

Season 2012 - Episode 91

Landmark: SUNY Korea, Songdo, Incheon

star 9.05
22 votes
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The Best Running Man #2

#4 - The Best Running Man #2

Season 2011 - Episode 74

Landmark: KINTEX (Korean International Exhibition Hall), Ilsan

star 9.04
23 votes
Running Man Athletic Tournament

#5 - Running Man Athletic Tournament

Season 2013 - Episode 147

Guests: Kim Soo-hyun and Lee Hyun-woo Venues: Sogang University (Mapo-gu, Seoul) Mission: Win in tug of war

star 9.00
25 votes
Search for the Little Girl

#6 - Search for the Little Girl

Season 2013 - Episode 165

star 8.96
26 votes
The Avengers

#7 - The Avengers

Season 2013 - Episode 150

Guests: Chansung (2PM), Ok Taecyeon (2PM), Choo Sung-hoon and Jung Du-hong Venue: SQUARE1

star 8.88
25 votes
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Couple Race

#8 - Couple Race

Season 2013 - Episode 159

Guests: Fujita Sayuri, Jo Jung-chi, John Park, Jung-in, Kim Kwang-kyu, Kim Ye-rim, Park Sang-myun

star 8.78
23 votes
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Running Man in Wonderland

#9 - Running Man in Wonderland

Season 2012 - Episode 89

Landmark: Ilchul Land, Jeju Island Guest: BoA, Jung Jae Hyung

star 8.78
23 votes
Running Man Mini Series - It's Okay, That's Chaebol

#10 - Running Man Mini Series - It's Okay, That's Chaebol

Season 2014 - Episode 213

Guests: Choi Yeo-jin, Kim Min-seo, Lee Yoo-ri, Seo Woo, Yoo In-young

star 8.78
23 votes
SNSD Special (1)

#11 - SNSD Special (1)

Season 2011 - Episode 63

Landmark: Goyang Guest: Hyoyeon, Jessica, Seohyun, Yoona, Taeyeon, Yuri (SNSD)

star 8.74
27 votes
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Sherlock Holmes Mystery

#12 - Sherlock Holmes Mystery

Season 2012 - Episode 79

Landmark: Club Harmony cruise ship (docking site), Busan Guest: Kim Jae Dong, Yoon Do Hyun

star 8.73
15 votes
Mystery Zombie Race

#13 - Mystery Zombie Race

Season 2012 - Episode 98

Landmark: Tesco Homeplus Training Academy, Incheon, Muuido island

star 8.73
19 votes
The Usual Suspects

#14 - The Usual Suspects

Season 2011 - Episode 38

Landmark: Seoul Medical Center, Jung Rang District

star 8.70
23 votes
The Best Running Man

#15 - The Best Running Man

Season 2011 - Episode 42

Landmark: SBS Production Centers (3 different SBS locations) Guest: Young Saeng (SS501)

star 8.68
22 votes
Canal Walk

#16 - Canal Walk

Season 2011 - Episode 68

Landmark: Songdo International Business District, Incheon Guest: Kim Soo Ro, Park Ye Jin

star 8.67
15 votes
Running Man vs. Law of the Jungle

#17 - Running Man vs. Law of the Jungle

Season 2013 - Episode 145

Guests: Jeon Hye-bin, Jung Jin-woon (2AM), Kim Byung-man, Noh Woo-jin and Park Jung-chul Venues: Gyeonggi English Village Paju Camp (Tanhyeon-myeon, Paju, Gyeonggi-do)

star 8.64
22 votes
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Hong Kong Fan's Race

#18 - Hong Kong Fan's Race

Season 2014 - Episode 182

Guests: Do-hee (Tiny-G), Si-wan (ZE:A), & Yeo Jin-goo

star 8.63
19 votes
Goodbye Gary

#19 - Goodbye Gary

Season 2016 - Episode 324

Mission: Collect a total of 77,000 km to earn specified prize for Gary. Memory Hunter Team mission: Steal items from Gary's studio without him noticing to avoid huge penalty.

star 8.62
13 votes
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Secret of the Nine Swords (Asia Race Part I, Macau)

#20 - Secret of the Nine Swords (Asia Race Part I, Macau)

Season 2013 - Episode 133

Location: Macau (China) Guest: Han Hye Jin, Lee Dong Wook

star 8.61
18 votes
Hangang Park

#21 - Hangang Park

Season 2011 - Episode 66

Landmark: Hangang Park Guest: Kim Sun Ah, Song Joong Ki

star 8.60
15 votes
Stealing Princess Jihyo's heart

#22 - Stealing Princess Jihyo's heart

Season 2013 - Episode 163

Guests: Daesung, Seungri and G-Dragon Venues: Icheon Art Hall, Jungri-dong, and Gyeonggi-do

star 8.60
25 votes
Phantom of the Running Man

#23 - Phantom of the Running Man

Season 2011 - Episode 27

Landmark: Seoul Arts Center Guest: U-Know Yun Ho, Max Chang Min (DBSK)

star 8.59
22 votes
Running Winter Olympics

#24 - Running Winter Olympics

Season 2013 - Episode 129

Location: Bucheon and Incheon, Gyeonggi province. Guest: Hwang Kwang Hee (ZE:A), Jung Yong Hwa, Lee Jong Hyun (CN Blue), L (Infinite), Lee Joon (MBLAQ), Choi Minho (SHINee), Sulli (f(x)).

star 8.59
22 votes
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Control of the School Flag

#25 - Control of the School Flag

Season 2013 - Episode 138

Guest: Kim Soo Ro, Lee Jong Suk, Kim Woo Bin, Min Hyo Rin, Lee Jong Hyun (CN Blue) Venues: Athletics Department

star 8.58
19 votes