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Man runs seven marathons on seven continents in seven days at record speed

Running seven marathons in the span of seven days on seven continents wasn’t enough for Michael Wardian. He had to go and break the world record, too.<p>…

Marathons

How I Came to Run the Boston Marathon in Prison, on a Treadmill

With ten days to prepare—and no running shoes—he set out to achieve an amazing feat.<p>This story begins in a prison yard in west Tennessee under the sweltering summer sun. I’d been locked up for nearly four years and was bored with TV, cards, and workouts. That’s when I started running whenever I was …

Marathons

Red Ace Organics Beet Shots

This post (Red Ace Organics Beet Shots) was published on Jill Will Run by Jill <i><br>I was sent a case of Red Ace Organics Beet Shots in various flavors to</i> …

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In a 5K, Pro Runners Dash to the New York City Marathon Finish Line

The day before the five-borough race, Donn Cabral and Karoline Bjerkeli Grovdal win at a much shorter distance.<p>The Dash to the Finish Line 5K, which ends at the fabled New York City Marathon finish line in Central Park, has become a celebratory warm-up for the big Sunday show each year—and also a …

Marathons

Conversation with Nick Symmonds: Sponsors, Olympics, and Run Gum

This post (Conversation with Nick Symmonds: Sponsors, Olympics, and Run Gum) was published on Jill Will Run by Jill<br>Recently I was given the …

Fly Fishing

Meditation is HARD, but I think it’s Good?

This post (Meditation is HARD, but I think it’s Good?) was published on Jill Will Run by JillThis is the “space above my head” while frequently doing …

Meditation

Adventures in Meditation: Headspace

This post (Adventures in Meditation: Headspace) was published on Jill Will Run by Jill<i>I need to make changes in my life. I don’t feel well and I</i> …

Meditation

#OwnTheRun with GORE-TEX

This post (#OwnTheRun with GORE-TEX) was published on Jill Will Run by Jill<i>Sponsored Post</i><br>It doesn’t matter how much you love to run… it seems like …

Boston Marathon

8 Challenges for Your Overall Fitness

Just because you run doesn’t mean you’re in shape, as one Runner’s World editor discovered.

Time I

13 Tips For Becoming A Faster Runner

Tips and workouts that'll turn you into a speed(ier) demon.<p>For lots of newish runners, the step right after "start running regularly" is "try running faster." And it's actually not as complicated as you might think.<p>To explain how everyday runners can do this safely and effectively, BuzzFeed Health …

7 Essential WordPress Plugins That Will Get You More Traffic Instantly

WordPress powers 25% of all websites in the world. Its immense popularity is not just because it’s so easy to use, but because it offers a plethora …

Marketing

Alleged Thief Chased Down by Cross-Country Team

He (obviously) did not get away.<p>When Collins Kibet, a senior All-American 800-meter runner at the University of Arizona, heard someone bolt out of the bathroom of his cross-county team’s fifth-floor hotel room in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota, he gave chase.<p>Kibet, whose 800-meter PR is 1:46.87, …

Crime

7 YouTube Workouts to Complement Your Run

If you’re a runner, you know that sometimes muscles and joints feel sore, over-tired or just plain painful. Whether you’re training for your first marathon or just love logging miles on the reg, mixing in different workouts is really important. Complementary workouts prevent common running injuries …

Exercise

This Runner Recorded a Year's Worth of Training. Here's What It Looks Like.

For some people, running can easily get boring. And even veteran harriers get tired of running the same route a few times a week.<p>But how about …

Ultrarunner Karl Meltzer Breaks Appalachian Trail Thru-Hike Record

The 48-year-old bettered Scott Jurek’s mark, set last July, by about 10 hours.<p>Before sunrise on Sunday morning, ultrarunner Karl Meltzer summited Springer Mountain in Georgia to break the record for the fastest supported thru-hike of the Appalachian Trail. He finished the 2,190-mile trek, which …

Hiking

LVL – First Wearable to Track Hydration

This post (LVL – First Wearable to Track Hydration) was published on Jill Will Run by Jill <br>LVL is the first ever wearable to accurately measure …

Wearable Tech

Why You Need to Do The Workouts You Hate- Steve Picucci

Not many runners are able to have their spouses act as their coaches, but as you may know, my husband and I are an exception to that rule.<p>Today we’re …

How Becoming A Yogi Made Me A Better Runner

A few years ago, I started running to get in shape and be healthier. What I didn't realize was that the 5 kilometers I was attempting to run every …

RoadNoise Long Haul Vest

This post (RoadNoise Long Haul Vest) was published on Jill Will Run by JillThe RoadNoise Long Haul vest combines high-visibility safety, music/audio …

Long Haul

Apple Watch Series 2 - Is It Enough to Leave Garmin?

I really liked the idea of the original Apple Watch, especially because of how plugged in it is with the Apple system. I had used one for a while and …

Smartwatches

Friends run 132km in 24 hours on treadmill to help raise $20,000 for Cancer Council

Two Gold Coast friends striving to finish more than 35 running events in a year have completed their toughest challenge to date — 24 hours on a …

Marathons

ShinTekk – Strengthen the Lower Leg to Prevent Injury

This post (ShinTekk – Strengthen the Lower Leg to Prevent Injury) was published on Jill Will Run by Jill<br>Shin splints seem to be dreaded by a lot of …

Pain

Garmin's new Forerunner 35 watch has wrist-based heart rate sensors

One of many<p>There are few known certainties in the world, but I'm starting to believe Garmin releasing a new wearable every month is one of them. In the past four months alone we have seen the introduction of the Forerunner 735XT, the Vivomove, the Vivosmart HR+, the Approach X40 golf tracker, and …

Wearable Tech

The Inner Runner [Book Review]

This post (The Inner Runner [Book Review]) was published on Jill Will Run by Jill <br>This book… this book… The Inner Runner is a really really really …

Books

The 6 Most Effective Core Exercises for Distance Athletes

And two core exercises athletes should absolutely avoid.<p>There are things you come across when running that you can ignore: jerk drivers, annoying partners, random bad advice in the middle of a race. And then there are things that you shouldn’t ignore—like your core muscles.<p>“Your core stabilizes …

Cycling

Nike Rebrands Running App to 'Nike+ Run Club' With Personalized Workouts

Nike today updated its popular "Nike+ Running" iOS app with a new name, "Nike+ Run Club," as well as introducing various user interface changes and features (via <i>Fast Company</i>). The big new addition centers around "coaching plans" that let users choose a workout and running plan, which then …

Device overload? Here are 5 yoga poses to alleviate 'tech neck'

<i>Each month, yoga coach Gwen Lawrence shows us five yoga poses designed to keep athletes in the game. This month, she's tackling the tell-tale poor</i> …

Yoga

MilestonePod gets an Update!

This post (MilestonePod gets an Update!) was published on Jill Will Run by Jill The MilestonePod got an update! It was just launched today. (August …

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