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If you’ve just started running (or been a runner for a quite a while) and noticed that you get a terrible headache either during or after your runs, then this post is for you. Getting a headache from running can be a real buzz kill. But here’s the truth.  Exercise-induced...
Hill running is no easy walk in the park. It requires a mix of stamina, strength, technique, and sheer will-power. That’s why lots of runners have a love/hate relationship with hills. If you tend to avoid the hills because they’re challenging and/or don’t know how to tackle them, then today’s...
As a runner, you are no stranger to black toenails—unless you have not been on the running path for that long. In fact, less than a month ago I did a 12-mile run and forgot to clip my toenails the night before. Once I got home, took my shoes and...
Last summer, I spent a few weeks in Bali and was so thrilled at the opportunity to live near the beach (in Seminyak). But it wasn’t as smooth as I expected. On my first beach run, my feet started to ache after about 15 minutes in, so I had to...
Running is one my favorite things to do in the world. It burns mad calories, protects against chronic diseases, improves overall conditioning…. I could go on and on. Nonetheless, often than not, the high impact nature of the sport can take a toll on the body. I’m not just talking...
Running is one of the most convenient sports out there. All you need is a pair of trainers, and off you go. Nonetheless, to reach your full running potential, there are a few training rules you need to abide by. That’s where today’s post comes in handy. Whether you’ve started running...
I love running in the summer… It’s the perfect time to go outside and hit the pavement. That said, if you live in a hot climate, then you already know how hard it is to hit the pavement when temperatures—and humidity levels—soar. In fact, running in the heat can be...
Whether you’re traveling for pleasure or business, being on the road tends to throw off the workout routines of even the most motivated fitness junkies. Don’t get me wrong. I’m not an exercise addict, and I have nothing against taking a few days off—you likely won’t see a drastic drop...
I’ve always wanted to become a morning runner, but as far as I remember, I’ve never been a “morning person.” In fact, throughout my whole adult life, I’d always struggled to go to bed before midnight. I would tell myself that I’ll wake up with enough time to go for...
What I love most about running is the sense of freedom that comes with. The freedom to exercise wherever, whenever I want. I can run on just about any surface, anywhere in the world, and at any time you choose. That said, when it comes to training terrains, not all...