Thoughts while running a race

Thoughts while running

My Mom recently asked me what I’m thinking about while I’m running a race. Especially on my longer races. First of all, there is so much stuff going on my mind, when I’m running a race, or when I’m running in training. When I cross the starting line at a race though, I am listening […]

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About the love for running

Love Running Quotes

Valentine’s Day last week made think about love in my life. Who do I love and why…and also who I do not love. I spent hours of reading online about love and studied love running quotes. I realized that a day like this is not just for a significant other; it’s a great time to include your best […]

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How hard we actually work

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Last week I was talking about my reasons for running and how much hard work I put in to crush my goals. We all know that running is good for our health and makes us feel good about ourselves. But do you know the numbers? I’ve pointed out some fun statistic about running which show how […]

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Track time: My day at the Armory NYC

The Armory NYC

When I received the invitation from the Armory Foundation NYC to join them at the NYRR Night Series I felt super excited. Every runners heart beats for events like that, right? Well, my heart wasn’t always beating for track and field to be honest. Back in the days a place like the Armory NYC could […]

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Energy Boost Before Your Workout

No matter if you’re a runner or a bodybuilder, yoga lover or a cyclist. We are all facing the same problems once in a while when we feel tired too much of the time. We would like to have more energy. No surprise there. With information overload, economic concerns, and the generally accelerating pace of life, many […]

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Make This Your Best Year Ever

The New Year stands before us like a fresh chapter in a book. What will you write for the next chapter of your life? It’s entirely up to you. I decided to make 2017 my best year ever. Not only because 2016 was a rough year but also because I have big goals on my list. […]

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Tips For Traveling Runners

Traveling Tips For Runners

No matter if you’re going on a business trip, you’re going on vacation or you’re participating in a destination race: Traveling as a runner can be tough. I’m leaving to Germany this week. YES! The struggle is real. I’ll have to adjust to climate, altitude and time zone changes and also deal with lack of sleep and […]

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Leave the stress at home

Maybe your grandma is sick. Maybe your dog died. Maybe you broke up with you partner. Whatever the reason, when you have a bad day or week, your instinct is to lace up and work it out on the road? Welcome to my life. No matter what life throws at me running is my stress relief. A […]

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Overnight Oats For Runners

Overnight Oats For Runners

Never skip the breakfast. This is something I really had to work on when I started running and going to the gym regularly. Without breakfast you are effectively running on empty, like trying to start the car with no petrol! “Breakfast like a King, Lunch like a Prince and Dine like a Pauper” – a well known […]

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Running NYC races

“The reason we race isn’t so much to beat each other but to be with each other” Christopher McDougall. Wise words and they are true. I’m not racing to beat anybody, I’m racing to do my own best and run in a big community. Running NYC races is the most exciting part of being a runner. […]

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