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Thursday, March 19th, 2009 at 9:27 pm  |  1 Comment »

 

Become a Brooks Running Shoe Tester

The Brooks research team is looking for runners to test out their new footwear and its effects on biomechanics, performance, and comfort. Their headquarters are in Bothell, WA, but you can apply from anywhere in the US as long as you can receive FedEx packages and can access the internet regularly. For more information check out Brooksrunning.com

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Wednesday, March 18th, 2009 at 9:01 pm  |  No Comments »

 

Santa Barbara Wine Country Half Marathon

The Santa Barbara Wine Country Half Marathon is May 9th. The race takes place in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley at the heart of Santa Barbara wine country. The course goes through scenic vineyards, farms, orchards, and ends in the Danish village Solvang with a wine and music festival at Solvang park. For more information check out runsantaynez.com

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Tuesday, March 17th, 2009 at 7:29 pm  |  No Comments »

 

Running for Weight Loss

Running is one of the best ways to lose weight. Here are few tips for people who want to start running in order to lose weight.

 

  • Consult with your doctor about it
  • Start out your running program gradually
  • Alter your routine from time to time
  • Eat a diet that fuels you for running

For more information check out this article at the runnersguide.com

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Monday, March 16th, 2009 at 9:58 pm  |  No Comments »

 

Run/walk Weight Loss Tip

Trying to lose weight or want to see more results from your running? Instead of jogging try running hard for as long as you want or can, lots of people do it for about 10 seconds or so, then walk until you can run again, about 45 seconds for lots of people. Try doing this a few times a week for about 15-20 minutes. This method is really great for your health and for weight loss, so try it out.

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Sunday, March 15th, 2009 at 7:43 pm  |  No Comments »

 

Creamy Sausage potato and corn chowder

Warm yourself up after a run in cold weather with this hearty chowder. Its great for those cold winter days.

Creamy Sausage Potato and Corn Chowder.

Ingredients:

  • 14 oz chicken broth
  • 10 oz cream of chicken soup
  • 10 cups peeled chopped potatoes
  • 2 lbs sausage
  • 8 ounces cream cheese
  • 12 ounces frozen corn (more or less if desired)
  • 3 tablespoons cornstarch (mix with cold water before adding)
  • 1 tablespoon pepper

Put chicken broth, cream of chicken soup, and sliced potatoes into a crock pot on high for 4 hours. Cook and drain sausage and add to chowder. Mix cornstarch with cold water and add to chowder. Cook on high for 4 hours or low for 8 hours. Add the remaining ingredients during the last hour. Makes 6 quarts.

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Friday, March 13th, 2009 at 9:52 pm  |  No Comments »

 

Big Sur Half Marathon

Join the seventh Big Sur Half Marathon at Monterey Bay on November 15. Enjoy incredible scenic views as you run through downtown Monterey, Cannery Row, and Monterey Bay. The course also features a Half Marathon walk, and 10-mile walk. Afterwards you can spend the weekend enjoying world-class golf, spa, whale watching and more. Registration opens on April 1st, for more information about the Big Sur Half Marathon check out bigsurhalfmarathon.org.

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Wednesday, March 11th, 2009 at 9:41 pm  |  No Comments »

 

Bio-mechanically Correct Running

Chi Running is a running technique where you apply tai chi and physics to your running to run in a relaxed in pain free way, and its a great help for runners with injuries. Its a way to run pain-free and effortlessly, and its bio-mechanically efficient. Check out this article at coolruning.com for more information.

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Tuesday, March 10th, 2009 at 8:14 pm  |  No Comments »

 

Chi Running

By practicing and applying focus and relaxation techniques from tai chi you can train your body to stay relaxed and centered while running, making your running way more efficient. By using this method you can make your running cost less effort and let your own inertia do much of the work for you. This method of running also helps prevent injuries. Check out this article for more information MIndful Chi Running.

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Monday, March 9th, 2009 at 2:58 pm  |  No Comments »

 

The First Steps of Becoming a Runner

According to Josh Clark, the primary thing you need to do while starting running is just be patient with it. Take your time and let yourself get used to running. When starting out you should try and follow these guidelines

  • Run slower than you think you should
  • Don’t run as far as you think you should
  • Run more often than you think you should

Its important to ease into running so you don’t get burned out or injured. For more information check out the original article at coolrunning.com.

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Sunday, March 8th, 2009 at 7:50 pm  |  No Comments »

 

Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend

Join the Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend this September 6th in Anaheim, California. Its a great run and lots of fun for the whole family. The course goes through theme parks and you’ll see your favorite disney characters. For more information check this link Disneyland Half Marathon.

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