Running is one of the best cardiovascular workouts there is. Here are 6 tips for keeping your running motivation high. Running is a great way to burn calories and increase your aerobic fitness. But let's face it. If you run regularly for months […]
Shedding some light on few phrases used by runners. If you have friends who are serious runners, you may sometimes wonder what on earth they are talking about when they share tales from their latest training session. We runners have a […]
Running is terrific exercise but it requires hard work, dedication and know-how. Every runner should know the basics about gear, scheduling and nutrition.
This is a step you cannot afford to overlook. Buying bargain shoes is definitely […]
With approximately 60% of Americans having a desire to lose weight, it is no wonder our lives are bombarded with weight loss options. Some of these options are completely ridiculous, some actually dangerous, most with over-exaggerated results. […]
People often complain that running is not beneficial to them because it is tedious, exhausting, and hard on their bodies. If that's the case, why are so many Americans regularly running and participating in races from the 5k to the marathon? […]
Yoga is highly beneficial for runners of all levels. Many dedicated runners are even bound to yoga as cross training gold. The combination of strength and stretching that yoga offers makes it ideal for runners looking to improve while also […]
Should you stretch before running? Some runners do – and some don’t. It would seem that stretching would be a way to reduce the risk of injury. After all, running with warm muscles sounds like a good preventative strategy – but is it? […]
Do you avoid running because it’s bad for your knees and joints? Some people believe if they run to stay fit they'll end up with joint problems and osteoarthritis. Is there any truth to this idea?
There's very little evidence that […]
Stress fractures are a common injury among runners, whether they run marathons or run casually to stay fit. Most runners try to prevent stress fractures since they can keep them off the running track for up to three months as the bone heals. […]