8 Tips for Running Your First 5k Race

8 Tips for Running Your First 5k Race

Signing up to run your first 5k race is an exciting feeling. After days or months of contemplating the idea, you’ve finally committed and are ready for training to begin. However, as race day approaches, you might find yourself feeling a bit anxious and uncertain without knowing what to expect. Running your first race often … Read More

10 Reasons I’m Thankful for Running

10 Reasons I’m Thankful for Running

This Thanksgiving, I want to intentionally make time to reflect on one aspect of my life for which I am very thankful: running. As life progresses, the people, places and circumstances may change, but through it all running remains consistent. We may run on different trails, in different climates, and with many different goals, but … Read More

30 Day Crunch and Sit Up Challenge

30 Day Crunch and Sit Up Challenge

Setting big goals and shooting for the stars often begins with the best of intentions, but getting started usually feels overwhelming. With a goal so big, it’s hard to know where to begin. Which is why I love fitness challenges. Fitness challenges of all kinds start out small and gradually increase in repetitions or intensity … Read More

How to Find Your Perfect Running Pace

How to Find Your Perfect Running Pace

When you first start running, it’s easy to let excitement get the best of you and head out way too fast. Before you know it, you’re out of breath after barely covering any distance at all. You’re forced to slow down, and say goodbye to any thoughts of maintaining a consistent running pace. What is … Read More

6 Steps to Recover from a Running Injury

6 Steps to Recover from a Running Injury

Whether you are training for a goal race or simply running to stay in shape, there is nothing worse than having your running routine come to an unexpected halt. Running injuries are some of the most frustrating experiences for runners, and understandably so. Which makes learning to recover from a running injury especially difficult. Recovering … Read More

The 10 Most Effective HIIT Exercises for Runners

The 10 Most Effective HIIT Exercises for Runners

Running is a sport that involves so much more than just strong legs. While physical strength certainly plays a key role in a runner’s success, cardiovascular efficiency and mental strength do as well. One of the best ways to gain power in all of these areas is with HIIT exercises. High intensity interval training is … Read More