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

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

The Ultimate Source for Running Motivation

The Ultimate Source for Running Motivation

When things are going really well during training, it’s hard to imagine needing any extra motivation to run. Times like these – in the midst of training, when you’re feeling really strong – are easy to get out the door. Excitement is high and finding running motivation comes easily. But what happens when life gets … 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

Life Lessons I Learned from Running

Life Lessons I Learned from Running

The beginning of a new training plan always brings ambitious goals and optimistic thoughts about running. There is nothing like the feeling of a fresh new slate, knowing that training can be anything you make of it. As I eagerly crank out my first few weeks of this training plan, the new miles bring upon … Read More

14 Ways Running is Like a Long Term Relationship

14 Ways Running is Like a Long Term Relationship

In the spirit of Valentine’s day next week, I’ve been thinking about how fortunate I am to have some amazing, loving relationships. I truly believe that my husband, family and friends are some of the absolute best people in the world. While many people think Valentine’s Day is a silly holiday, I think it is … Read More