Chicago Marathon Course Strategy

Chicago Marathon course
The Chicago Marathon is one of the greatest marathons you can possibly run. It’s great for experienced runners as well as first-timers. And the course itself is stunning. You can expect over 45,000 runners and hundreds of thousands of spectators cheering you on. The course is also pretty flat, making the Chicago Marathon one of the fastest marathons in the world--close behind the Berlin Marathon [...]
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3 Reasons Why Prebiotics & Probiotics Are Great for Runners

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It would be an understatement to say that supplementation is important for healthy runners. All of us can gain an edge by stacking supplements and spending time measuring their many benefits. But what about pre/probiotics? I know I’m preaching to the choir when I praise pre/probiotics and their benefits for everyday gastrointestinal function and health. But apart from their general benefits, did you know that combining [...]
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Everything You Need to Know About the 2020 Berlin Marathon

What you need to know about the Berlin Marathon
It’s almost that time again! Last year I had the incredible experience of completing the Berlin Marathon. And although I hit a PR, I still made a lot of mistakes. Factoring those initial struggles into my training, I recently developed a new course strategy for the 2020 Berlin Marathon. But because I have experience with the in’s and out’s the race, I thought I’d also [...]
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Energy Brownies for runners

Sunbutter Brownies
SunButter, also known as sunflower seed butter, is a healthier alternative to traditional peanut butter. It’s also a great option for anyone that suffers from a tree nut allergy but still wants to enjoy the taste and health benefits of peanut butter. Let’s go over some of the best health benefits of SunButter and a delicious recipe for SunButter brownies. More Vitamins and Minerals The [...]
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Marathon Recovery Tips

Marathon Recovery Tips with Biofreeze
Disclaimer: These are my personal marathon recovery tips, but you should consult with your coach, trainer or medical professional on a recovery plan that fits your needs. Recovering from a marathon and a distance of 26.2 miles is a very important component of your perfect training plan. Unfortunately, most runners often neglect marathon recovery tips and jump right back into training when the soreness is [...]
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How to Run Well: The Best Running Tips for Beginners

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Being a beginner at running can be equal parts exhilarating and intimidating. You might be thinking: what kind of shoes should I get? What kind of terrain should I focus on? Will I start running outdoors or on the treadmill? Am I breathing right? Or even, how realistic is finishing a 5K in my first few months of training (very realistic actually!) But let’s take [...]
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Boost Your Energy and Endurance with Acetyl L-Carnitine

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Researching the most effective supplements for runners is a passion of mine. And when talking about boosting your energy, Acetyl L-Carnitine is absolutely essential for increasing your capacity to exercise. You are already putting in the work and pushing yourself to move farther and faster every day, so don’t ignore this powerful supplement! Experts have proven that it accelerates muscle recovery and reduces soreness. Now, [...]
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Top 7 Ways to Treat Your Runner’s Knee

How to get rid of a runner's knee
Although runner’s knee is quite common among runners, it’s not really one specific injury. It’s actually a broad term that is used to describe knee pain that runners can experience for many different reasons. If you see a doctor for your runner’s knee, he will probably call it patellofemoral pain syndrome. Today you will find out what is the fastest way to get rid of [...]
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How healthy is peanut butter powder?

Peanut Butter Powder
You have probably seen it in your local supermarket a few times. Peanut butter powder is a new spin on classic peanut butter. But how healthy is peanut butter powder? And most importantly, how do you eat peanut butter powder? Today I will share my favorite peanut butter powder recipe sponsored by PBfit and explain when you should rather have the peanut butter powder instead of classic [...]
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How to stop sugar cravings

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Are you struggling with sugar cravings and you have no idea what to do about it? Today I'm sharing my secrets on how to stay consistent when it comes to a healthy diet that's beneficial for your ultimate fitness goals. What is sugar and how does it affect us? A great understanding for how sugar affects our bodies is a great foundation on learning how to control [...]
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