Life happens, injuries happen and sometimes after a lengthy grueling training cycle we just need a break from running. It's totally understandable. The question I get from many of my athletes when discussing these bouts of time away from training is how much fitness will I lose? This is a great question. We work so… Continue reading How much fitness will I lose? Taking a break from running and the impact it has on your fitness.
Every run has a purpose. Many runners, especially new runners, are under the impression that in order to get faster, they must run all of their runs faster. This, very simply put, is not true and can quickly become counterproductive. Your easy run is a key building block for endurance races, but only if done correctly.
I was super excited to receive 10 pouches of Food Groove Mission Super bites, an all natural snacks packed with a healthy punch, great for both before and after your run. There are three flavors.; Mother Earth: A wholesome combination of unique berries, seeds and nuts. Holy Truffle Punch!: A pure spark of dark chocolate.… Continue reading Food Groove Mission- Product Review
Running is awesome! I am sure it is no surprise, to anyone that I meet, that I think running is pretty great. I am not the only one, however. Running is growing in popularity, it is definitely having a moment. There is a reason why, running really is for everyone Why everyone should become a… Continue reading Why YOU should become a runner 2019
Follow up from my previous two blog articles; Why YOU could benefit from a running coach! and Which type of Running Coach is best for YOU. Today, I am going to go into details about how to choose the coach that works for you. Choosing to work with a coach is an excellent way to add motivation, structure… Continue reading Picking the right running coach
As I have transitioned to a certified coach, actively seeking new clients and building my hobby into a business. I am surprised by the conversations I have had with runners on an almost daily basis surrounding the concept of hiring a running coach. It's not what I thought it would be. It's not that many… Continue reading Why YOU could benefit from a running coach!
Another Book review! Ha ha, my #allaboutrunning link ups have had a lot of book reviews recently, but I can't help it. Right now, I feel like a sponge and I have been a bit obsessed with reading running content. With my own illness, and now my daughter is sick. I have also had a… Continue reading Book Review- How Bad Do You Want It?: Mastering the Psychology of Mind over Muscle by Matt Fitzgerald #Allaboutrunning Wednesday Blog Link up
Last week I did a post Count Down to Christmas- RunCanvas Favorites and Holiday shopping ideas for your runner- Accessories . I am continuing with that Christmas theme and sharing my 5 favorite big ticket Christmas ideas for runners. I like to get a head start on my holiday shopping. I don’t want to wait for all… Continue reading 5 big ticket gift ideas for your favorite runner- Count Down to Christmas- RunCanvas Favorites and Holiday shopping ideas
Whenever I post tips on run training, I will get follow up questions through comments, email and direct messaging. Usually the person is asking about advice on specific run training secrets or workouts. What is the best kind of workout to be doing, what is the correct number of miles, how long should a training… Continue reading The Secret to successful run training!- Part 1 of 2
I've posted before about how every run should have a purpose. Before you step out the door for your workout, you should already know what the training stimulus you are trying to achieve from the run you are doing. Too many times, runners will brag about completing a run faster than prescribed. If running fast… Continue reading Stop beating the workout- training advice for runners looking to maximize benefits of workouts #allaboutrunning