Save the Date: Sante Barley Domination 2015

Thursday, 6 November 2014  |  Race Announcements

Domination

Product Review: Up24 by Jawbone

Wednesday, 5 November 2014  |  Gear + Gadgets

Up24

Have you noticed people wearing these sleek, rubberized bands lately? They look so stylish that you’d think they’re merely wrist candy. Truth is, those bands provide useful information that can actually improve one’s lifestyle.

It’s called the Up24 by Jawbone. The Up24 is a fitness band that tracks your activity, diet, and sleep. If you wish, you can also monitor your food and water intake, your weight, your moods, and goals. As they say on their website, it’s an “intelligent computer wrapped around your wrist.” (more…)

Cordillera Mountain Marathon: The Highest Trail Marathon in the Country

Tuesday, 4 November 2014  |  Race Announcements

Cordillera-Marathon

Wow, every now and then there comes a race that excites me. This one is one of them. The Cordillera Mountain Marathon: 42k Sky Marathon and 11k Trail run. (Make sure to watch the video below.)

The marathon 42k and the 11k trail run will be the highest running event in the country, with over 60% of the course above 2000m above sea level. The course will take you through some of the most pristine areas in the world, in a region known as one of the most biodiverse on earth. The mountain is also the home of the Kalanguya and Ibaloi Ethnolinguistic groups and will showcase their rich culture and heritage tied to the the mountain of the gods. (more…)

Save the Date: Run United HP Recovery Run

Saturday, 1 November 2014  |  Race Announcements

EnervonHPRun

8 Ways to Make Treadmill Runs More Fun

Friday, 31 October 2014  |  Running + Triathlon

Run

I’ve had a love/hate relationship with the treadmill for years now. While I still prefer to run outdoors, my life as mommy won’t allow me to hit the pavement on weekday mornings…unless I want to torture myself and run under the sweltering 8AM heat! (more…)