Brandon Young

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The NYC Marathon 2017 guide

Thousands of runners will take to the streets for the NYC Marathon 2017, which travels across all five NYC boroughs. Yep, these amazing and dedicated …

What's the real difference between restaurants with one, two and three Michelin stars?

Over the last 25 years, I’ve been fortunate enough to dine in hundreds of Michelin-starred restaurants around the world – and have the depleted bank balance and expanded waistline to prove it. What I haven’t gained, however, is a convincing answer to that oft-asked question: what’s the difference …

Bumped Due to Overbooking? Airlines Owe You Money, not Vouchers

<i>By Eric Jordan, CNTraveler.com</i><p><b>Photo: Jeff Greenberg/Alamy</b><p>News and advice about overbooking appears with some regularity, but the correspondence we receive indicates many passengers are not aware of what airlines must provide when they're involuntarily bumped. Please note that I'm not talking about …

The Books You Need to Read If You Love Game of Thrones

Tonight's <b>Game of Thrones</b> episode is going to be show's best season finale ever, according to its producers. After "The Children" airs on HBO, the show will have covered book three <b>A Storm of Swords</b>, as well as parts of books four (<b>A Feast For Crows</b>) and five (<b>A Dance With Dragons</b>), of the A Song of …

Beer Run!

A (somewhat) scientific look at how a postrun pint (or two) affects your favorite activity. Biggest surprise? It's different for women.<p>I stood at the end of a ridiculously grueling trail amid the red cliffs of Western Colorado. Around me, runners enjoyed various cold, locally brewed beers wrapped …

How to Prevent Common Running Injuries

Proper form, strength training, and the right shoes can prevent injury.<p>It's an all too common scenario: Runner begins training program. A month or so later, a twinge settles on a knee. Runner stretches, pops ibuprofen, keeps running. A few—or maybe 100—runs later, runner is on the couch, ice pack …

Toes Pose

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>How Can Joey Chestnut Run Off His 74 Hot Dogs?<p>2<p>Asics Has Up to 50 Percent Off Shoes Right Now<p>3<p>The Best Jogging Strollers to Cover More Miles<p>4<p>Can Ketones Help You Run Faster?<p>5<p>What Mud on Your Calves Really Means for Your Form<p>Open up your feet and get relief from plantar fasciitis …

Walt Disney World Secrets Gold!

• <b>Author:</b> Mike Westby<p>Walt Disney World Resort is a land filled with magic, wonder…and secrets!<p>Each day, thousands and thousands of guests journey throughout the parks, enjoying the fantasy that is Walt Disney World without ever realizing they’re walking past, over and sometimes through a magical …

Highlights From The Disney Parks Employees Ask Reddit Thread

Ever wonder what it's like to work at the happiest place on Earth?<p>Like any job, being an employee at Disneyland or Disney World has its ups and downs. But working at a Disney park is not just any job -- you deal with sugar-high kids, feisty parents and all kinds of amusement park drama. Being a …

Ask Mario

<b>Q.</b><p><i>Hi Mario,</i><p><i>I’m going to start training for a spring marathon this winter and am just now starting to build up my base. How often should I replace my</i> …

Why You Need a Race-Training Off Season

Here's why you should take a break from "race mania"--and how to do it without giving up running.<p><i>What is this off-season thing you speak of? ~ @TheMeatlessMarathoner</i><p>Thank you for posting this question on my AskCoachJenny Facebook page. Although I think it was posted in humor, it's actually an …

How to Run the New York City Marathon

Here are 10 tips to help you pace yourself through a tough but unforgettable course.<p><i>Ellie asks: I'm running the NYC Marathon this weekend. Do you have any tips for the course? How do I pace myself on the hills? I hear it's a tough course.</i><p>You are in for a marathon adventure, Ellie. Although the New …

Are You a Two-Timer?

Yes, running races back to back is a slightly nutty but increasingly popular endeavor. If you’re tempted, a few simple strategies will help you start strong and finish safely.<p>The seconds ticked away. It was nearly time for the 8 a.m. start of the Boston Athletic Association 10-K. "Come on," I …