Tag: Running Stories

Athlete.com “Run Raiser”: Raise Charitable Dollars While Training and Racing!

Athlete.com “Run Raiser”: Raise Charitable Dollars While Training and Racing!

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Running feels good. But it feels even better when you’re raising money for your favorite charity. Athlete.com introduces “Run Raiser,” a great way to give back while getting in shape.

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Five Reasons I’m Training For an Inclusive Adventure Race

Five Reasons I’m Training For an Inclusive Adventure Race

| August 29, 2013 | 1 Comment

This fall, I’m taking on a three-day, inclusive, multi-team race where I’ll bike, raft, hike, and climb through the high desert of Colorado. Crazy? Maybe. But here’s why I want to be part of the World T.E.A.M. Sports Adventure TEAM Challenge.

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A Bond That Lasts

A Bond That Lasts

| August 20, 2013 | 2 Comments

The 2013 TransRockies Run finished in Beaver Creek on Sunday. As I happened to be in Beaver Creek anyway, I made a point of being near the finish line. I figured that being there this year, when I hadn’t participated, would feel different, weird, like I was a phony or a wannabe in that community. But, it didn’t seem that way at all.

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Urban Racing: Adventure in the Concrete Jungle

Urban Racing: Adventure in the Concrete Jungle

| August 15, 2013 | 1 Comment

Wanna use your brains and brawn while getting a great workout? All without leaving the comfort of your city center? Try an urban race.

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The Road to Almost Ultrarunning

The Road to Almost Ultrarunning

| July 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Editor Jennifer Olson discusses her experience at the TransRockies Run stage race.

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Camp’s Not Just for Kids

Camp’s Not Just for Kids

| June 18, 2013 | 1 Comment

Sign up for Specialized Women’s Sports Camp, August 10-11 in Lake Tahoe, where you can learn how to mountain bike, road bike, run smarter, train for a triathlon, standup paddleboard, and, most importantly, make new friends.

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Women’s Running Essentials

Women’s Running Essentials

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

My favorite gear is pulled from a pool of the best and brightest options. Here, I’ll inventory some running gear I’ve been coming back to again and again lately, hopefully helping clue you in on a few of a female gear snob’s favorites.

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Annihilation: Facing Fear and Doubt During Training

Annihilation: Facing Fear and Doubt During Training

| May 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

A reader shares the story of training for her first century race.

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Memoir of a Female Traildog

Memoir of a Female Traildog

| May 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Dirt Work is highly recommended for readers who love the outdoors, and especially those who have hiked in a national park or forest, and benefited from the hard work of trail crews.

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What Makes You Awesome?

What Makes You Awesome?

| May 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Do more of what makes you AWESOME.

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Five National Parks Getaways Sure to Impress

Five National Parks Getaways Sure to Impress

| April 30, 2013 | 1 Comment

Disclaimer: This gallery might inspire a girls’ getaway! So go ahead and plan your own. Try centering it around Utah’s Mighty 5, the state’s five national parks—Arches, Bryce Canyon, Capitol Reef, Canyonlands, and Zion. The state is offering a variety of packages, photo tours, and excursions in the parks.

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Nuu-Muu Classic Sport Dress

Nuu-Muu Classic Sport Dress

| April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Nuu Muu founder, Christine Nienstedt, decided there was a distinct lack of whimsical exercise wear and her Nuu Muu Classic Sport dress is her smart solution.

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