“Dynamic” Duo Part 2

We’re back with another pair of “dynamic duo” stretches! Since this past Saturday was the celebration of "Batman Day" I felt that it was only fitting to have another addition to the dynamic duo series. I think that these stretches should be part of your daily routine and they aren't complicated movements. Let's take a... Continue Reading →

“Dynamic” Duo: Part 1

Every workout should start with a warmup followed by stretching to prepare the body for what’s to come. It’s important to have proper mobility and flexibility before any type of exercise. You can easily achieve both by utilizing dynamic stretching techniques. Dynamic stretching can help with your range of motion, increase blood flow, and loosen... Continue Reading →

What Makes You a “Runner”

Some people seem to think that you need to run miles on top of miles, calculate all of your splits, have massive calf muscles and have the most up-to-date running gear to be a runner. Of course all of that is great to have on your running resumé, but that’s not what makes you a... Continue Reading →

I’m Feeling Hot Hot Hot!

We're deep into the summer season now and the temperatures are at their peak. There's only soo many ways you can stay cool during these hot days, but there are ways you can "beat the heat" and still be able to get in a good workout. Here are some ways to be smart during the... Continue Reading →

Hydrate Your Body, Inside and Out

While the temperatures continue to rise and the sun's rays get stronger, there are a few precautions you should take before going into "sun's out, guns out" mode. For starters, choosing the right sun screen and making sure you drink enough fluids are two key ways to keep your body from shriveling up. Let's take... Continue Reading →

Pack it up, pack it in

I think it’s safe to say that most runners have difficulties packing for race day travel. I know I do. I always pack up everything I need in my duffel bag, then take it all out just to pack it up again. There have also been times where I’ve packed all my gear for a... Continue Reading →

These Times They are a Changin’

Well it's that time of year again (pun intended). This past weekend marked the start of Daylight Savings Time. What is Daylight Savings Time? It's exactly what it sounds like. This is when all clocks are set forward 1 hour, standard time, during the Spring/Summer months and back 1 hour in the Fall. This is... Continue Reading →

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