How to Make Fitness Fun: Finding the Right Fit

How to Make Fitness Fun: Finding the Right Fit

“Ugh, I don’t want to work out!” “I think I might skip that run today” “Going to the gym is the last thing I want to do right now” “It’s too bad we have to workout to stay healthy” “I really don’t have enough time to exercise today” Sound familiar? I know I’ve said all … Read More

What Happened When I Worked Out Every Morning at 4:30 am

What Happened When I Worked Out Every Morning at 4:30 am

As the days get shorter and the sun begins to rise later and later, we’re approaching the season where motivation is tough to come by. Getting motivated for a workout is one thing when the sun is shining and birds are chirping, but it’s an entirely different challenge when we wake up to a chilly, … Read More

Overcoming Self Doubt as a Runner

Overcoming Self Doubt as a Runner

At some point during half marathon or marathon training we inevitably doubt our ability to achieve the goal at some point or another. When we embark on any lengthy journey – whether it be weight loss, parenting, overcoming addiction, aspiring towards your dream job, or meeting a fitness goal – we encounter moments of self doubt. … Read More

26.2 Weird Things Runners Love

26.2 Weird Things Runners Love

Running is a simple sport, yet at times it can feel like we are speaking our own language when we try to share with non-runners. For an activity as simple as moving your own two feet, it sure brings quite a few unique experiences. These things runners love may sound strange and unfamiliar to others, … Read More

5 Ways to Break Out of a Running Slump

5 Ways to Break Out of a Running Slump

It happens to all of us at one point or another. We’ve been in the groove for a while, until one day we head outside and suddenly can’t remember why we’re running. Running begins to feel mundane and monotonous, and before anything can be done about it we find ourselves are knee deep in a … Read More

The Biggest Obstacle Keeping You From Fitness Success

The Biggest Obstacle Keeping You From Fitness Success

If you’re anything like me, you’ve likely experienced the frustration that comes with struggling to get healthy, meet your fitness goals, or find motivation to keep working through a plateau. Sometimes it feels like no matter what we do, losing the extra weight, running the extra mile, or building extra muscle is impossible. We try … Read More