6 Essential Marathon Speed Workouts

6 Essential Marathon Speed Workouts

Marathon training is usually associated with long runs and high mileage – and for good reason. Training to complete this challenging distance requires a really solid running base with plenty of training runs and fueling practice. But with so much emphasis placed on mileage, it’s easy to overlook another important element of marathon training: speed … Read More

The Ultimate 30 Day Plank Challenge for Runners

The Ultimate 30 Day Plank Challenge for Runners

No matter how much cardio you complete, it’s impossible to tone you stomach without a little targeted core strengthening. Not only does core strength help keep your belly flat, but it also plays a key role in the strength of your entire body and performance on the run. Planks are an excellent isometric strengthening exercise … Read More

15 Minute Crunchless Core Workout for Runners

15 Minute Crunchless Core Workout for Runners

It’s safe to assume that many people immediately think of crunches when someone mentions core exercises. Those days of high school gym class will forever be ingrained in our brains. But luckily, there are easier ways to strengthen your abs than frantically trying to complete as many crunches as possible. It’s actually possible to complete … Read More

The Best 14 Bodyweight Exercises for Runners

The Best 14 Bodyweight Exercises for Runners

As you continue running, you’ll likely begin to discover that being a long-term runner involves so much more than keeping up with your training runs. If you’re hoping to run for any length of time, being proactive in preventing injury is key to long term success. So what’s the best way to prevent injuries? Bodyweight … Read More

The Ultimate Low Impact Workout for Full Body Strength

The Ultimate Low Impact Workout for Full Body Strength

While it may feel satisfying to work up a sweat by jumping all around during a workout, it often can wreak havoc on our body. High intensity workouts are certainly effective for raising your heart rate, but they might not always be the best option. Luckily, low impact workouts can warrant the same results without … Read More

12 Fun Cross Training Workout Ideas for Runners

12 Fun Cross Training Workout Ideas for Runners

As a runner, finding the right cross training workout to fit your schedule, fitness goals and ability level can often feel unpredictably challenging. And when you do finally find a cross training workout that you love, it’s tempting to repeat it week after week. Cross training workouts strengthen different muscles, increase your lung capacity, heart … Read More