3 Reasons You Should Train-cation in Hawaii!

Hawaii is and will continue to be a destination for sun, sand, and relaxation.  However, not many people go to Hawaii for the running. As the weather cools and leaves change throughout North America, we can’t help but reflect on Hawaii and how the weather of this small island in the Pacific provides an opportunity to be fit and enjoy the outdoors. Continue reading “3 Reasons You Should Train-cation in Hawaii!”

Todd Iacovelli Weighs in on the Barefoot Running Debate

Among the hottest topics among runners over the past few years has been the emerging phenomenon of barefoot running. This passionate debate has stretched from elite runners to novice runners, and includes every skill level in between. The topic has even prompted doctors, coaches, and scientists to weigh in on the seemingly wide range of opinions regarding the benefit of shoes to runners.

There are truly valid and well researched opinions on both sides of the debate, but one of the most interesting things about barefoot running is the passion with which people have defended their beliefs. It truly shows most of us have a passion to discover a tool to help us run faster, feel better, and perhaps most importantly, stay healthy. Continue reading “Todd Iacovelli Weighs in on the Barefoot Running Debate”

Bowerman and the Men of Oregon: The Story of Oregon’s Legendary Coach and Nike’s Co-founder

In light of the recent hype surrounding Oregon Grads Galen Rupp and Jordan Hasay, we thought it would be appropriate to provide a review of the book that provides an incredible insight into the history of the program that developed these young superstars. Continue reading “Bowerman and the Men of Oregon: The Story of Oregon’s Legendary Coach and Nike’s Co-founder”