Holiday Gift Guide 2017 Featured

Running Gift Guide for Holiday 2017

If you’ve got a runner in your life and you are looking for something special, then our team has put together a list of some of our favorites from the last year. There are all kinds of products on the list and our goal was to hit something for everyone. Without further ado, our running gift guide for the holiday 2017 edition! JBL Charge Bluetooth Speaker The JBL Charge Bluetooth speaker has ...

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Boston Marathon 2017 Shoe Round-Up

We are rapidly closing in on the big day for a lot of runners around the world, the start of the 2017 Boston Marathon. While we really enjoy the beauty of the run, the people, the city, and the achievement; what we really like are shoes. Every year manufacturers release special editions specifically for Boston and we have started our round-up. We will keep this updated as more release, but ...

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Lumo Run Valentine’s Day Giveaway!!

We are really excited to announce that we are giving away two Lumo Run sensors for Valentine's Day. This little device we fell in love with last year and it's designed to improve your running form. It's also the first smart tracker to analyze your running form and offer personalized coaching to help you exceed your goals. a Rafflecopter giveaway

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Feature: Running in Japan with Brooks

Back in the day, I never really embraced the idea of running while I was traveling. I always took the approach that I would be walking all day and exercise would not be a problem, so why would I pack more equipment on top of it? Then several years ago I changed my perspective. The first trip I tried this on was a family trip to Ireland. I had run ...

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2016 Gift Guide

Best Holiday Gifts for Runners 2016

Alright the time has come and you are probably scrambling for last minute ideas, so we have a great list for you. From stocking stuffers to big box items, we have something for everyone. We went through our best of the bests and here we go!! GREAT IDEAS UNDER $30 Sportland Tea We reviewed Sportland Tea back when they were using the name “Runner’s Tea” and while the name may have changed, the ...

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Feature: Limited Edition Boston Marathon 2016 Shoe Round-Up

It’s that time of year and we are only a few days away from the 2016 Boston Marathon. While that means incredible experiences for some lucky runners out there, it also means we get some killer limited edition redesigns of some flagship shoes from various manufacturers. Here is a quick wrap up of all the shoes for this year! Adidas Adidas is all blue and yellow for the Boston Athletic Association version ...

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Exploring Leif Erikson Trail in Northwest Portland

There are a multitude of trails throughout the Pacific Northwest that are ready to be explored by runners of all experience levels. However, for those that live in or around Portland, Oregon they only need to look as far as their own backyard. Nestled in the west hills of the city lies acre upon acre of the unexplored Forest Park. With hundreds of trails and potential run routes, we tackled ...

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Holiday Seasons and Resolutions

The holiday season brings around a number of challenges for any athlete. Things like large family dinners, extensive travel, inclement weather, etc, and we wanted to take a moment and address those feelings and how to deal with them especially as it relates to your fitness routine. In this installment we want to talk about how you can beat those holiday blahs or at the very least embrace them. Don't get ...

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Triathlon Diary Entry: Triathlon Accomplished – Part 3 – The Run and The Finish

The transition into the run went really smoothly, much better than I expected in fact. After I dismounted the bike, I sprinted across the still damp grass into my transition spot and made a quick change into my Hokas, threw on my number belt, and grabbed my hat and before you know it I was headed out of the gate with a total transition time of 1:41. Most of this ...

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