Are Personalized Daily Vitamins worth it?

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Have you ever been to a drugstore to buy vitamins and become overwhelmed by all the different products? They come in so many different colors, shapes, and formulations that it’s impossible to decide which ones are right for you. If you’re going to commit to taking vitamins every day, shouldn’t they be the most tailored […]

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Does Biofreeze help with recovery?

How does Biofreeze work?

I used to fall into the trap of not dedicating enough time to recovery or even taking care of my muscle soreness head on. We push and push and are forgetting the most important part that actually helps us to become stronger and faster. Recovery is key to accomplishing any running goal you may have […]

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My favorite Oatmeal SunButter Protein Shake

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We should always keep in mind, that protein is an essential macro-nutrient for us athletes to support great recovery, performance and oftentimes it is a real time saver. For me personally, I don’t do the post-workout shake all the time. My favorite protein shake is my first meal in the morning. Having an oatmeal protein […]

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Benefits of Vitamin C for runners

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Being an essential vitamin that can’t be produced by the body, vitamin C has an important role in our body. Vitamin C benefits are scientifically proven. The vitamin C sources can be fruits and vegetables, including oranges, strawberries, kiwi fruit, bell peppers, broccoli, kale, and spinach, but also capsules and powders. My go-to form is the […]

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IV Therapy: The Runner’s Secret Weapon?

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Every runner experiences it at some point in their life, especially if you run long distances. The discomfort and pain of overexertion. It’s not only the debilitating fatigue, but also the headaches, muscle aches, and the intensely uncomfortable gastrointestinal issues.  All you want to do is crash. You can’t move without every inch of your […]

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Brooklyn Half Race Strategy

Brooklyn Half Race Strategy

The Brooklyn Half Marathon takes you from Eastern Parkway to the finish line on the boardwalk at Coney Island. It’s an iconic 13.1-mile journey through the amazing borough of Brooklyn. The Popular Brooklyn Half is a fun race and a good one to pr since it’s just a bit hilly in the beginning and then entirely flat for […]

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P.volve workouts for runners

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A few weeks ago I joined my first P.volve class in Manhattan and I’m excited to share that this week there will be my first event leading up to the Brooklyn Half Marathon with them at the P.volve studio.  Join me on 05/09 for a P.volve workout designed specifically by celebrity trainer and P.volve founder, Stephen […]

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Hemp Fusion: The best supplement for sleep and insomnia

HempFusion review

For quite a long time now I’ve been dealing with some serious sleeping issues that made me wake up multiple times during the night or wouldn’t let me fall asleep at all.  I know a lot of athletes struggle with getting enough sleep but aren’t really talking about it. The first answer when it comes […]

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Energy supplements for running

energy supplements for running

Endurance athletes such as runners, swimmers or cyclist typically spend hours performing their sport. Whether it’s clocking down miles over miles in long-distance training, over 200 miles on a bike or swimming endless laps in the pool. With all these training sessions and extreme demands on our bodies both physically and mentally athletes should pay […]

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SunButter Cookies for Runners

SunButter Cookies for runners

Especially after finishing a long run, or a race, I treat myself with my favorite homemade SunButter cookies. SunButter has significantly more unsaturated fat, magnesium, and vitamin E than peanut butter and also double the amount of good fiber compared to its peanut-based counterpart. Today I want to share my favorite recipe where I’m using SunButter […]

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