35 Running Mantras for Motivation and Mental Strength

35 Running Mantras for Motivation and Mental Strength

Regardless of how well we follow our training plan, commit to strength training and spend time recovering – sometimes running just feels hard. Whether you’re facing a hard workout, long run or just a regular easy run, having a running mantra can often provide the extra strength we need. What’s a Mantra? Mantras can be … Read More

9 Ways to Stay Motivated and Energized as a Runner

9 Ways to Stay Motivated and Energized as a Runner

Regardless of whether you’re just starting to run, or have been running for years, finding the motivation to run can sometimes be tricky. Just about every running will probably agree that your success has a great deal to do with your ability to stay motivated as a runner. Luckily, there are a few tricks you … Read More

Postpartum Running: How to Return to Running After Pregnancy

Postpartum Running: How to Return to Running After Pregnancy

As runners and as women, we certainly know what it feels like to push our bodies to the limits. We are no strangers to the idea of enduring pain in order to better ourselves or reach a desired outcome. However, after becoming a new mom, postpartum running often feels like an unsettling change of pace. … Read More

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

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