Attempting a Half Marathon

Attempting a Half Marathon

by Gina Shell Now that winter weather is behind us, it’s time to start looking for the races, an that may include a half marathon. Maybe you have completed 5k’s, and maybe even a 10k. If so, let’s add some new challenge, and go for the half marathon. This distance is...
The purpose of the hill……

The purpose of the hill……

by Gina Shell If you are wondering how you can increase your intensity, try running hills.  Some runners will sprint up hills for speed work.  Others will choose a hilly course to train.  I know when members of my running group were training for a marathon, the long...
Motivation to be Healthy

Motivation to be Healthy

by Pam George ACE CPT What is your motivation to stay healthy? We all want to feel good, to look good, to have energy, to be creative, and to enjoy our lives. Are you currently where you want to be with your life? Is the job you currently have the one you want, or is...
Drink for survival……

Drink for survival……

by Gina Shell Drinking is a necessity for survival. When running in warm weather, you sweat. You also sweat in cold weather, especially if you are overdressed for the run. Regardless of the weather, too much sweating can and will cause dehydration. Your body...