The Craziest Races in the World – Pt. 1

The Craziest Races in the World – Pt. 1

Running any type of race can potentially be challenging and intimidating; from hometown 5ks to city-based marathons, different events pose different obstacles (sometimes, quite literally), and each will require a specific type of training to increase your chances of...
Logging Runs? Consider These Helpful Resources

Logging Runs? Consider These Helpful Resources

Logging can be crucial to any fitness-based regimen, but it is arguably the most applicable to distance running. From mileage to pace, there is an almost countless amount of metrics that a distance runner may want to track during a training cycle; this not only helps...
How to Select the Best Minimalist Footwear for You

How to Select the Best Minimalist Footwear for You

Are you a runner looking for ways to build foot muscle strength and guard against injury? Consider making the switch to minimalist shoes. Unlike traditional footwear, which can restrict the movement of key muscles, joints, tendons, and ligaments, minimalist shoes are...

Key active warm-ups for your next run

Running, as a collective sport and passion, is a regular source of clashing ideologies and approaches to training, but one observation has generally endured across runners and coaches of all experience levels: active warm-ups almost always trump static stretches as an...
How Visualization Techniques Can Improve Running

How Visualization Techniques Can Improve Running

As I explored in a previous blog, mindful thought has been increasingly linked to stronger running performance (and sports-based performance in general), and this notion is unsurprising, given the common observation that running is 90 percent mental. It is true;...