This past Saturday, we hosted what has quickly become one of our absolute favorite events of the year: the Last Long Run, sponsored by New Balance. WHAT IS THE LAST LONG RUN? Basically the last hurrah before the Boston Marathon. You get your final long run in (about 20-22 miles depending on the runner) before… Read More EVENTS & EXPERIENCES: The Last Long Run
The time has arrived! The 2017 Boston Marathon special edition shoes have been under lock and key for months – but they’re starting to peek out. This year’s lineup is one of the best we’ve ever seen! So without further delay, here they are: SAUCONY BOSTON FREEDOM ISO We’re taking it back a couple hundred years –… Read More SHOE UPDATE: It’s go time.
In every runner’s arsenal, there is a place for light and fast, and there is a place for plush and luxe. The brand new Wave Horizon by Mizuno falls into the plush and luxe camp, and it sure is nice! Here’s what we love about it: SOCK-LIKE FIT Mizuno‘s DynamotionFit offers 3-panel construction in the… Read More SHOE UPDATE: Mizuno Wave Horizon
More lightweight jackets! This one (in addition to the Brooks Cascadia Shell we featured a few days ago) is a springtime favorite. Now all we need is the weather to behave. This jacket provides a great deal of versatility for unpredictable weather conditions. It offers wind and water resistance to protect you from the whipping… Read More GEAR REVIEW: The North Face Better Than Naked Jacket
There are so many different types of fuel out there – so how do you know which one is right for you? The best way to find the products that will effectively fuel your run is basically trial and error. Keep a training journal so you know what you ate and when so you know how your… Read More NUTRITION 101: Product Comparison
A lightweight jacket is worth its weight in gold during springtime in New England…wait, not sure that expression really works here. Let’s say it’s worth a lot MORE than its weight in gold. We know how unpredictable the weather can be around here. A lightweight jacket provides a great deal of versatility – it can… Read More GEAR REVIEW: Brooks Cascadia Shell
We get to work some pretty cool events. The annual RACE-MANIA Expo is one of them. RACE-MANIA is a great kickoff to the spring racing season, where runners and triathletes can come and get inspired by speakers and coaches and gear up with an awesome vendor expo. This year’s event promises to be the best… Read More EVENTS & EXPERIENCES: RACE-MANIA Summit & Expo