The Best HIIT Moves for Runners

The Best HIIT Moves for Runners

As the year begins, I love sitting down and planning out my races, runs, fitness goals, and workouts for the year. Looking at the big picture really helps me see when there are gaps in my training. It’s easy to tell what months will be running intensive, and which months will need a little beefing … Read More

Perspective: The One Thing that Affects Running the Most

Perspective: The One Thing that Affects Running the Most

As I look back on my training log from this past year, I can’t help but re-live some of the best and worst running memories of the year. Looking back through each and every run (marathon training in particular) has been really eye opening for me. It is so interesting to see how runs of … Read More

How to Make a Running Comeback After Taking Time Off

How to Make a Running Comeback After Taking Time Off

It’s really funny how life works sometimes, and the lessons it teaches us. Why is it that whenever we are in the middle of something, all we can think about is taking a break? We can’t wait for some time off – whether it’s from running, school, work, a project, or anything else. But as … Read More

What To Do When You Finish Your Goal Race

What To Do When You Finish Your Goal Race

This past week has brought me a front row seat to the great paradox of running. Why is it that I miss running whenever I am forced to take a rest day? But yet I can’t find the motivation whenever I am healthy and have a run planned? After completing my recent goal race, the … Read More

Friday Five: Things That Will Inspire You Today

Friday Five: Things That Will Inspire You Today

Happy Friday! Today is the last day of the week and I am finally caught up from our trip last weekend. Recovering from a marathon is always a tricky time for me mentally. On one hand, I’ve been looking forward to these days of resting guilt-free for the past four months. But on the other … Read More

Race Day Checklist: What to Bring to the Starting Line

Race Day Checklist: What to Bring to the Starting Line

The New York City Marathon is only three days away, and it’s no secret that I am incredibly excited for race day. We are flying to New York tomorrow morning, so today is dedicated to packing and preparing for the weekend. Packing is always slightly overwhelming as I attempt to think through all the weekend … Read More