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Everyone's Doing The #RunningManChallenge And It's Fantastic

This dance craze is just so pure and wonderful.

Last updated on July 3, 2018, at 1:43 p.m. ET

Posted on May 9, 2016, at 6:40 a.m. ET

Maryland Terrapins players Jaylen Brantley and Jared Nickens kicked off a worldwide dance craze last month.

Instagram: @jaybriddle_1

They challenged people via their Instagram to do their own videos set to Ghost Town DJ's "My Boo" and it's amazing.

Instagram: @jaybriddle_1

So many people are joining the craze that "My Boo" β€” first released in 1996 β€” has actually reappeared on the iTunes charts.

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It started spreading among college athletes, like in this one.

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Which was quickly one-upped by Rutgers.

Instagram: @rfootball

But it didn't stop at the college level; the Dodgers tried one, hoping a giant bag of popcorn would help them stand out.

How do you celebrate the snapping of a 6 game losing streak?!#runningmanchallenge!!!!

Rob Gronkowski did one.

The Gronkowski's try out a new move during their workout... #RunningManChallenge (via gronk/Instagram)

The Cleveland Cavaliers tried one too.

Kyrie Irving and Iman Shumpert (#Cavs) #RunningManChallenge


Although all of them were put to shame by the Golden State Warriors dance team.

The @GSWDanceTeam & Jr. Jam squad cut loose at practice 😎 #RunningManChallenge

Chris Evans sort-of-kind-of tried to do the original running man dance maybe on The Ellen Show, but let's include it because it's Chris Evans.

Fifth Harmony's Dinah-Jane Hansen did a pretty great running man video in a parking garage.

#RunningManChallenge πŸ˜œπŸ˜‚ just for fun

But everyone's doing the running man and there are so many good ones.

#RunningManChallenge cheer style 😹 Ft. @_chelseaacote and @Jillianflips8


Even people in Japan are doing it!

Obviously, with a dance craze this popular, people are going a little nuts with it.


At least this guy used a green screen.

And if you're going to try it at home, just make sure you're not near any low ceilings.

There are graduation ones.

This one gets extra points because they're all doctors.

This kid went overboard in the best way.

My #RunningManChallenge πŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸ’ƒπŸ»πŸ˜ŽπŸ˜„


And I'm pretty sure one of these guys ends up on the roof at the end of their running man video.

Moms are doing the running man challenge.

My mom killed the #RunningManChallenge πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

Babies are killing it.

Running Man Challenge baby edition πŸ˜‚


But do you want to know who's doing the best running man videos?

It's not athletes, celebrities, doctors, moms, or babies...

It's definitely dogs.