Tag Archives: running

5 Workout Ideas for Busy Moms

5 Workout Ideas for Busy Moms

If you’re a mom, you’re busy. Whether you work full time at an office or stay at home with the kids, you’re constantly on the move, multi-tasking and making sure everything and everyone is taken care of. But where do you fall on the ...
Keep Cramps out of Your Workout

Keep Cramps out of Your Workout

Powering through a tough workout, you’re nearing the end. And then it hits: a sharp, stabbing sensation in a muscle that halts you in your steps, maybe even causing you to double over in pain. Cramps are a nightmare””but they’re com ...
Pedometers: Not Just for Walking

Pedometers: Not Just for Walking

Have you ever gone out for a run and wondered how many calories you burned or how far you went? I’m a data dude. So I like to know all the stats of my workout, which is why I use a pedometer. Yes, I said a pedometer. This tiny fitness tool has ...
A Program for Beginner Runners

A Program for Beginner Runners

Q: What’s the best way to ease into running? Amy Marsh answers A: Whether you’re starting to run for the first time, returning to the sport after a long break or coming off an injury, the best way to begin running is with a walk/run routi ...
The Lowdown on Toe-Running

The Lowdown on Toe-Running

Q: Should I run on my toes? Brandon Marsh answers: This is a question that I get asked by many of the triathletes I coach.   Experts are deeply divided on the answer to this question. ...
Weight-Lifting: Good for Endurance Athletes?

Weight-Lifting: Good for Endurance Athletes?

Dear Brandon. I am a triathlete. Should I lift weights? Brandon: This topic comes up quite often in training sessions with athletes and when Amy and I give talks at triathlon clubs. We get asked about whether it’s a good idea to do “core ...