Tagged: Running

Gear Review: Suunto Ambit

Product tested: Sunnto Ambit GPS Watch Best uses for product: Running and hiking What I used the product for: I got the Suunto Ambit to help me train for the Peak Races 50 mile...

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...

2nd Annual Cheshire Half Marathon

This past Sunday nearly 3,000 runners converged on Cheshire, CT to take part in the 2nd Annual Cheshire Half Marathon. Runners from 2 years old up to 87 took part in one of four...

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What did I get myself into?

“Do you want to do the Peak Ultramarathon 50 miler with me?” came across my Facebook chat. Of course, my first thought was that neither the person asking nor I could run 50 miles...

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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...

Top Three Breathing Exercises for Running

Running is an aerobic exercise. The word “aerobic” literally means “with oxygen.” To get oxygen into the lungs, you need to breathe. While this should seem obvious, some runners have a shallow or labored...

The Top 15 Running Quotes Ever

After hours of internet-ting, web slicing, and rereading dozens of articles, I’ve come up with 15 of my favorite running quotes of all time. It was tough enough to select them overall, so I’m...