Runblogger’s Blogroll

  • How to Pick Running Shoes
    Guest post by Austin Bonds So – you have decided to start running. Welcome to the fold, a quirky but passionate group of people who like to explore the world on foot. As someone who has run for nine years and is currently serving others at a specialty running shop,... read more
    Source: Believe in the Run | Published on 1970-01-01
  • 361 Sensation Running Shoe Review
    The perfect blend of stability and cushioning offers the ideal ride on any run.  Breathable air mesh with direct attached overlays provide a snug and secure fit.  Three layered QDP system utilizes coated QU!KFOAM™ to maximize and maintain flexible cushioning while a medial post provides unobstructed support.  Lightweight blown rubber... read more
    Source: Believe in the Run | Published on 1970-01-01
  • How to Plan Your Racing Schedule for Success
    When it comes to racing, there seem to be two types of runners; those who race often, competing in many marathons a year, thinking about their next race before they have even made it out the finishing chute of the last, and spending most of their training time recovering from... read more
    Source: Runner’s Connect | Published on 1970-01-01
  • New Balance Vazee Pace Review
    Set a record. Break it. Repeat. Get ready to reach all new speeds in Vazee Pace. Engineered for the relentless pursuit of faster, this lightweight running shoe delivers the snappy, responsive ride required for all the miles you have planned for it. -New Balance The Good Thomas: This shoe is... read more
    Source: Believe in the Run | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Orange Mud HydraQuiver Vest Pack 2 Review
    The HydraQuiver Vest Pack 2 (HQVP2) takes a different approach to solving the hydration challenges of running. In the past, I have tried numerous hydration packs, handhelds, and belts. They all have their strengths and weaknesses. The HydraQuiver Vest Pack 2 removes bottles from your hands and puts them high... read more
    Source: Believe in the Run | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Hoka One One Clifton 2 Review
    The Good Thomas: I wasn’t sure how they would improve the popular shoe, but Hoka One One did. The midsole and outsole were left untouched and is still super light and incredibly cushy. The shoe comes in at 9.55 oz. for a men’s 10.5. That is pretty insane considering how much shoe... read more
    Source: Believe in the Run | Published on 1970-01-01
  • 6 Months Out: Then and Now
    With six months to go until my 3rd marathon at the 2016 Chevron Houston Marathon, I thought it would be fun to look back at the last time I was six months away from running Houston. It was July 2013, and I was a much different runner. 2013 Year-to-Date Mileage... read more
    Source: Running Toward Dreams | Published on 1970-01-01
  • How to Run Like an Olympian in the Pool
    You knew in your heart something was wrong. You knew that pain was not the kind of pain you could run through, but you pushed it aside and kept going. Soon you were in the doctors office, and they said the one word you hoped they would not say, rest.... read more
    Source: Runner’s Connect | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Treadmill Pyramid Session for Stronger Running
      In this episode of my new vlog (check out all the videos here), I describe one of my favourite treadmill sessions. Generally speaking, I’m not the biggest fan of treadmill running. That said, I’m also a realist, and I appreciate that for some runners, occasionally circumstances dictate that a... read more
    Source: Kinetic Revolution | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Do Runners have a Free Pass for Unhealthy Eating?
    When trying to lose weight, what is the first form of exercise that comes to mind for most? If you said running, you would be correct. As runners we are proud of our sport, and we love to reap the rewards of our hard training and dedication to getting faster... read more
    Source: Runner’s Connect | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Are Larger Runners More Prone to Injury?
    I had a great chat with Competitor Magazine recently about just this question. If you’d like to know the rest of our conversation, take a look at the jump. Take home – weight is WHAT you are made of. If that weight is predominantly well-trained and functioning tissue (lean body... read more
    Source: An Athlete’s Body | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Why You Need to Take Care of Your Runner’s Knee NOW
    When something hurts, and is coming in the way of you and your running goals, you are looking for any kind of solution that could make it go away. We know how you feel, and that is why so many of our posts provide such specific recommendations on common running... read more
    Source: Runner’s Connect | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Brooks Ghost 8 Running Shoe Review
    By Guest Reviewer: Austin Bonds June, as it turns out, is a month of the year when numerous running shoes update to a newer version. The Nike Pegasus (version 32) and Saucony Ride (version 8) are two noteworthy models that landed last month, along with the Asics Cumulus (now in... read more
    Source: Believe in the Run | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Altra One 2.5 Review
    The Good Meaghan: This shoe is LIGHT. When I first picked up the Altra One 2.5, I couldn’t believe how airy it felt. With all the max cushion, extra supportive, wave-plate enhanced shoes out there; it’s nice to wear something with a little less… stuff. My W7.5 came in at... read more
    Source: Believe in the Run | Published on 1970-01-01
  • 9 Ways to Overcome The Negative Thoughts in a Race
    We hear that running is 90% mental, and we know that once you let those negative thoughts come into your mind, they can quickly send you backwards as your thoughts spiral out of control. So why is there not more out there helping us with the mental aspect of running?... read more
    Source: Runner’s Connect | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Skechers GOrun Ultra Road Review
    Meaghan: Back in October of last year I got a surprise package from Skechers Performance: a brand new pair of ultra-cushioned, bright pink road shoes. I had no idea Skechers was working on these, but I was thrilled to test them out. It was love at first lace up. I’m... read more
    Source: Believe in the Run | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Run Uphill Easier & Faster: Example Session & Coaching Cues
      I always maintain that hill running is one of the biggest ban g for your buck forms of training for runners. It helps athletes build strength-endurance and speed brilliantly. However, as with everything, your results depend specifically on your execution. If you perform hill reps with great form, the... read more
    Source: Kinetic Revolution | Published on 1970-01-01
  • 26.2 with Donna: an Interview with Donna Deegan
      Donna Deegan is an author, breast cancer awareness advocate and former television anchor. You may have heard of her little race down in Florida: 26.2 with Donna. It’s the only marathon dedicated completely to breast cancer awareness. We were lucky enough to chat with Donna and learn a bit... read more
    Source: Believe in the Run | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Runner’s Knee or Something Else?
    When it comes to running injuries, Runner’s Knee (aka PFS or Patellofemoral Syndrome) is easily one of the most common. It’s also one of the most commonly overused diagnoses as anything in the front of the knee gets lumped into that PFS group. That’s why in this video I go... read more
    Source: Kinetic Revolution | Published on 1970-01-01
  • Piriformis Syndrome: What Runners Need to Know
      Quite some time ago now I posted one of my favourite stretches for runners to ease the often painful symptoms of Piriformis Syndrome. In the new video above, I discuss some of the common causes of Piriformis Syndrome in runners, as well as the importance of addressing the root... read more
    Source: Kinetic Revolution | Published on 1970-01-01