Africa’s time this year was 29:49:58—that’s more than a full day of running through the San Juan Mountains.
Trail running isn’t meditative in the beginning. The first half hour is pure pain. All I can think about are the eight million other things I am supposed to be doing, or that my legs hurt, or that I can’t breathe, or about how slow I’m going.
One of the world’s most scenic marathons is open for 2014 registration!
Other than watching the race and taking in all the action, here are five ways you can participate in La Course by Le Tour de France.
If hang gliding is on your bucket list, you would be remiss to choose any other location than North Carolina’s Outer Banks.
The Maldives have been a popular tourist destination for centuries. The hospitable climate and natural habitat are the hallmarks of this paradise.
“You don’t have to have total clarity in order to just put one foot in front of the other.”
Built for walking on varied surfaces, the Fastalpina allows the foot to roll naturally from trail to rocky overlook to parking lot with ease.
Keep these items on-hand all summer so you can adventure at only a moment’s notice and without the risks of bonking and dehydration—not to mention sobriety.
When I was a kid, the old rope swing into the river was a contraption built by kids. It was made of a rope of unknown origins or age and instead of an old tire, you had to grip the knots tied into it with your hands and your feet. It was attached to a […]
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It can feel a little selfish when you sneak out for a run. Maybe you’re dodging work, or things you’re supposed to be doing at home. But if you download this Mizuno app this month, you can take those runs guilt-free, because for every mile you log, the company is donating $1 to Back on […]
You only get one set of eyes—so you’d better take care of them. Put those cheap sunglasses you found in the $5 bin at the supermarket down. I know the frames are cute, but they’re not really protecting your eyes. If you’ve ever forgotten your sunglasses on a long run, a bike ride, or a […]