Hops don't put out runners, those are sidearms. If you are in a humid area, it's not a bad idea to trim the sidearms and leaves on the first 2 feet of the bine.
Remember one unassailable statistic, as explained by the late, great George Carlin: "Just think of how stupid the average person is, and then realize half of them are even stupider!"
"I would like to die on Mars, just not on impact." Elon Musk