Coffee and Running: How Ultra-Runners Like Their Java

Coffee and running tend to go together, whether through slogans like "America Runs on Dunkin, " coffee & running-themed tee shirts, or just shorts that are made of coffee-infused polyester. No matter what kind of runner you are, there's a pretty darn good chance that you're a java fiend. Since today is National Coffee Day, we went back through … Continue reading Coffee and Running: How Ultra-Runners Like Their Java

Apple Watch Series 3 for Runners: Quick Takeaways

As you may have read, Apple just announced the new Apple Watch Series 3. It looks nearly identical to its predecessors, save for the red crown that indicates the presence of an LTE chip. But how good is the Apple Watch Series 3 for runners? We break it down with some first impressions, below. Why … Continue reading Apple Watch Series 3 for Runners: Quick Takeaways

Review: Thule Urban Glide Jogging Stroller

For a parent looking for an awesome jogging stroller, you have a few great options. I know that I was certainly caught between the Bob Revolution and the Thule Urban Glide. I ultimately ended up going with the latter, and have been very pleased with my decision, though plenty of folks prefer the BOB. But … Continue reading Review: Thule Urban Glide Jogging Stroller

Running a 1:04 Half-Marathon with Brett Hales

Brett Hales is an elite road and trail runner, who has won dozens of races across the United States, including a blistering 1:04:31 at the 2014 Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas half-marathon. He most recently ran for Team USA at the World Mountain Running Championships in Premana, Italy, where the team took home a record … Continue reading Running a 1:04 Half-Marathon with Brett Hales

Fall Running Gear Under $100 (2017)

It won't be long before things get cold out there. (Maybe you're running one of our Recommended October Races?) We've traversed the web to find the best Fall running gear under $100 that will help you run your best during those chilly autumn months. Hat/Earband: REI Co-op Stretch Earband The REI Co-op Stretch Earband is … Continue reading Fall Running Gear Under $100 (2017)

10 Great Fall Races on the East Coast (2017)

If you're like us, Fall evokes a number of wonderful connotations: Crisp days. Football in the backyard. The trees changing color. Pumpkin-themed beverages. Oh, and splendid fall races. So, we’ve gone ahead and compiled a list of 10 Great Fall Races on the East Coast, happening in October that feature beautiful scenery and a venue in … Continue reading 10 Great Fall Races on the East Coast (2017)

Ryan Sandes on Running Western States in the Heat, Good Coffee, and Translating Ultra-Running Books into Chinese

Ryan Sandes is a South African ultra-runner with dozens of impressive achievements under his belt. He has won all four races in the 4 Desert Series, and was the first person to ever win an ultra-trail race on all seven continents. On June 26th, Sandes won Western States 100, one of the nation's most prestigious … Continue reading Ryan Sandes on Running Western States in the Heat, Good Coffee, and Translating Ultra-Running Books into Chinese