Tagged with trails

What’s your 2013 runolution?

What’s your 2013 runolution?

Whether you say it aloud, write it down, or just think it, you can’t deny that it at least crosses your mind to make a resolution this time of year. Once that New Year’s Eve ball drops, you’re ready to start flossing nightly, stop biting your nails, stop drinking so much beer, stop using bottled water, learn the entire Gangnam … Continue reading

UltraWoman

UltraWoman

Any runner, hundred-meter hurdler to ultramarathoner, has wondered, “Should I go farther or should I go faster?” Most have probably asked themselves this question several times throughout the course (no pun intended) of their running careers. My gut answer to this question has always been to go faster. Why move to a new distance when … Continue reading

Goin’ off the rails on a crazy train

Goin’ off the rails on a crazy train

This Saturday, the first Saturday of June, is National Trails Day. National Trails Day brings out over a million runners, hikers, walkers, bikers, ticks, snakes, poison ivy plants, etc who all want to appreciate America’s beautiful trails. The Raritan Valley Road Runners commemorate NTD with the Towpath “Train”ing Run, one of the most spectacularly organized and impressive running events I … Continue reading

On on! A crash course on hashing.

On on! A crash course on hashing.

I love racing. I obviously like to run, but I love to race. Every year the weekends in my planner are booked up with races, whether they are tradition, are USATF team championships, offer great schwag (more on that later), benefit a great cause, or are random races my club is doing. I love the competition … Continue reading