7 Running Mistakes: The Worst Things to Do During a Long Run

7 Running Mistakes: The Worst Things to Do During a Long Run

Updated: May 28, 2020 It’s common to make a few running mistakes during training, even if you’re a seasoned runner. Mistakes help us learn, grow and develop a strategy for success. However, there are a few things that you should always avoid doing during a long run. Long distance running is a physically taxing sport, … Read More

Running During Pregnancy: Everything You Need to Know

Running During Pregnancy: Everything You Need to Know

Today’s article is written by Whitney Heins, founder of The Mother Runners. She is sharing inspiration and advice for those of us navigating the journey of running during pregnancy. With plenty of personal anecdotes and experience, Whitney shares everything you need to know to stay healthy, sane and smart when running while pregnant. Check out … Read More

6 Post-Run Yoga Poses for Runners

6 Post-Run Yoga Poses for Runners

Incorporating a few post-run yoga poses each week is a great way to enhance your training and keep your body strong and healthy. No matter how much we try to deny it, the repetitive act of running can place a great deal of stress on our muscles and joints. However, balancing running with simple recovery … Read More

6 Ways to Recover After a Missed Race Goal

6 Ways to Recover After a Missed Race Goal

One of the most discouraging feelings is working hard towards a specific goal, but failing to see hard work pay off. Unfortunately, as runners, it’s common to dedicate an entire training plan to a specific race goal and still have things not go our way on race day. After months of training, you end up … Read More

5 Signs of a Running Injury: Is It Running Pain or Discomfort?

5 Signs of a Running Injury: Is It Running Pain or Discomfort?

If you’ve never run before, the sport itself might look a bit painful. After all, it’s hard to imagine that the repetitive pounding of running can feel very good. And while this pounding may not be as damaging as one might expect, it’s important for runners to be aware of the difference between running pain … Read More

8 Signs It’s Time to Take a Break from Running

8 Signs It’s Time to Take a Break from Running

At one point or another, many runners find themselves wondering if they should take a break from running. Whether they’re suffering from burnout, overtraining, low motivation, chronic injuries or just general fatigue, the idea of taking some time off eventually begins to sound appealing. As much as we hate to admit it, taking regular breaks … Read More