Tagged: Running

Injury Prevention for Runners

By Dan Lyne Injuries are one of the biggest challenges for most runners. The most common injuries occur to the foot and heal, lower leg, knees, hips and lower back. You can reduce the...

The North Face Ultra Cardiac Running Shoe

Product: The North Face Ultra Cardiac Running Shoe Featured in Outside Magazine’s Summer Buyer’s Guide Best uses: Mixed running on road and trails What I have used it for: The Endurance Society Infinitus 8k...

New Balance

New Balance began as a small, but great idea in 1906 by a 33-year-old Boston waiter named William J Riley who constructed a pair shoes with a three-point flexible arch for people who worked...

Gear Review: The North Face ThermoBall Jacket

Name/Store: Christine  – Denali Wakefield Product tested: Women’s The North Face ThermoBall Jacket Best uses for product: My favorite everything jacket! You can wear it inside like a hoodie. On the town. Shoveling, skiing,...

Massage for the Outdoor Sports Enthusiast

As far back as 900 BCE, Homer was writing of the benefits of massage and exercise in the Iliad and the Odyssey. By 1984, massage became available to all athletes of the Olympic Games. ...

Peaks 50 Ultramarathon Recap

So there I was at 5:45AM looking around at the people who had gathered by the Groom’s Cabin at Riverside Farm in Pittsfield, VT. There weren’t a tremendous amount of people, but instead a...

Gear Review: Marmot Women’s Tempo Jacket

Product: Marmot Women’s Tempo Softshell Jacket Best uses: Hiking, running, cycling, causal wear Over the past two years I have come to love softshell jackets, especially when hiking. I get way too hot wearing...

Why Use Nikwax?

They say April showers bring May flowers. That means we should expect more rain coming.  Want to know how to waterproof, enhance technical properties, or add UV protection to your gear, clothing, and shoes? It’s...