Road Runners — Boston to Austin

I am so ashamed to say that I haven't blogged (here) in what feels like forever. Despicable. But this was just something I couldn't not share with y'all. Google "Boston to Austin" and you'll get a flight suggestion from Expedia. Scroll down a bit and you'll find the site for "Boston to Austin -- Hit the Road Running (2,000-mile run)." Click on it and you'll find a story of three young chaps -- one Read the entire post [...]

Running is not to die for

Distance running is serious business. It’s not for the faint-of-heart. Literally. And we were reminded of that after three runners (ages 26, 36 and 65) died upon completing a half marathon in Detroit this past weekend. Autopsies have shown that the three runners were in great health, and friends and families have vouched that they trained appropriately. While the number of deaths per year per event Read the entire post [...]

Dare to bare? Barefoot running is the latest fad.

This is an old blog I posted on The Good Foot when I was with my last job. It got a lot of great response, so I figured I'd throw it up on her for archive purposes if not anything else. And, as always, feel free to comment with your two cents! If you read my last post, you understand how important shoes are to the sport. So, you may be surprised to hear that many people don’t believe in running Read the entire post [...]