Trail Running for Beginners: 11 Reasons to Give It a Try

Trail Running for Beginners: 11 Reasons to Give It a Try

No matter how much we love running, sticking to our usual routes can start to feel a bit monotonous after a while. Many runners find themselves curious about trail running, but often too uncertain to give it a try. Today, Nina, from GarageGymBuilder.com is sharing 8 motivating reasons to give trail running a try, along … Read More

A Revitalizing Spring Detox: 9 Ways to Cleanse

A Revitalizing Spring Detox: 9 Ways to Cleanse

After a long, dark winter, the arrival of spring feels like a breath of fresh air. The warmer temperatures, extra daylight, new growth and beautiful sunshine signal a bright transition. The arrival of spring leaves many of us ready to refresh and rejuvenate our minds, bodies and environment. One of the most popular ways to … Read More

How to Treat and Avoid Runner’s Trots

How to Treat and Avoid Runner’s Trots

After increasing your mileage, building fitness, creating a fuel plan and waking up before dawn, the last thing any runner wants to deal with is stomach issues on the run. Yet runner’s trots is a fairly common experience – and often occurs and the most inconvenient times. There is nothing quite as frightening as the … Read More

The Ultimate 30 Day Running Challenge for Beginners

The Ultimate 30 Day Running Challenge for Beginners

Trying to figure out how to start running can be challenging. If you’ve never run before, heading outside to run with no plan in place is very overwhelming. Long-term running requires patience, persistence, and a carefully thought out plan – like this 30 day running challenge. Many beginner runners make the mistake of starting out … Read More

The 16 Best Fall Marathons in the U.S.

The 16 Best Fall Marathons in the U.S.

As a distance runner, there is something particularly enticing about a fall marathon. Between the weather, timing of training and abundance of race choices, fall seems like the perfect time to run a marathon. Starting to train in the heat of the summer and continuing as the temperatures gradually cool is a great way to … Read More

Lower Back Pain: Why It Happens to Runners & How to Get Rid of It

Lower Back Pain: Why It Happens to Runners & How to Get Rid of It

Back pain of any kind, especially lower back pain, can be incredibly frustrating as a runner. We spend hours each week stretching, foam rolling and strengthening our muscles – so it’s especially upsetting when aches and pains continue to arise. In a sport that deals predominantly with lower body muscles, experiencing back pain usually comes … Read More