Running Motivation

Curse Your Way to Faster Runs

June 6, 2017 Christine Luff 0

If you’re stuck at a performance plateau, did you ever think it’s because you’re not getting mad enough? Some research shows that channeling your frustration and anger – maybe even dropping a few choice four-letter […]

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Running Humor

Funny Running Quotes

June 2, 2017 Christine Luff 1

Who doesn’t love a good joke or funny quote about running? Get some laughs from these funny running quotes, inspired by spectator signs, runners’ T-shirts, and running memes. “Running is a like a cup of […]

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Running Motivation

Summer Running Bucket List

June 1, 2017 Christine Luff 2

For the past few years, my family has written a “Summer Bucket List” of fun activities we’d like to do during the summer months. We include big events like Beach Vacation or Trip to Hershey […]

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Half Marathons & Marathons

What If I Can’t Finish a Race?

May 30, 2017 Christine Luff 0

I’m sure most runners can tell you about at least DNF (Did Not Finish) race story. For me, it was a half marathon in Brooklyn.  I remember pulling my calf muscle at mile 3 and […]

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Training

6 Tips for Running a Faster 5K

May 29, 2017 Christine Luff 0

So you’ve already done a 5K and now you’ve got a goal for your next one:  Beat your finishing time!  Many beginner runners run faster 5Ks after their initial one because they feel a lot […]

Nutrition & Weight Loss

Best Gluten-free Foods for Runners

May 17, 2017 Christine Luff 0

Choosing the right foods is essential to your running performance and post-run recovery. Carbohydrates fuel your body during workouts and they (combined with protein) also help your body recover, especially after long runs. If you’re […]