How to Run Faster

October 18, 2012

The secret to becoming a faster runner is to start running faster. Ok, ok. I know you’re probably saying to yourself, “If I could run faster, don’t you think I would???” While this answer may seem a little silly and simplistic, incorporating one day of speed work per week into your training schedule can pay […] Read more

Ice Bath 101: 8 Tips to Survive a Cold Soak

October 11, 2012

Chattering teeth. Goosebumps. Chills. Sound appealing? What if I added “less sore,” “faster recovery” and “injury prevention” to that list? Interested? During every marathon training season, ice baths become part of my training regimen after runs longer than 16 miles. I’ve posted pictures and comments on Twitter and Facebook in the last few months about […] Read more