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

5 Ways to Overcome Low Running Motivation

5 Ways to Overcome Low Running Motivation

Running has enriched the quality of my life in so many ways, and yet finding the motivation to head outside still isn’t always easy. It occurred to me on Global Running Day, as I was thinking through my reasons for running and loving the sport, that it’s really too bad more people don’t get past … Read More

4 Signs of Running Burnout (And How to Recover)

4 Signs of Running Burnout (And How to Recover)

Ever have those days where running just doesn’t feel fun anymore? I know I do. My running motivation varies throughout the year, as I often find it dipping during the winter or times when I have no upcoming race goal. But if it feels like you’ve been in a running rut for weeks, even months … Read More

7 Ways to Get Your Running Groove Back

7 Ways to Get Your Running Groove Back

If you’re like most runners, you’ve no doubt found yourself needing to take some time off from running.  Whether it’s due to an injury, illness, pregnancy, or just low motivation – a long break from running is inevitable at some point. Being forced to take a hiatus from running is discouraging enough as it is, … Read More