Apr | 19
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Inspiration, Running Tips

Finding Zen and Running Responsibly

A lot of people ask me how I got into my current field of work at Brooks.  What I tell them is that many moons ago I rebooted my career, found a great company, and fell into a new passion–corporate responsibility. Read about Brooks’ Running Responsibly Program. In May 1997 I graduated from Boston University with… Read more »

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Apr | 6
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Inspiration, Running Tips

Take a Running Vacation

When many people think of vacations, the image of relaxing on a tropical beach or sipping a cool beverage while lounging on the deck of a cruise ship come to mind. However for runners, our definition of a vacation can be a little different. For us, the perfect way to unwind while on holiday is to… Read more »

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Apr | 2
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Inspiration, Shoes & Gear

Designing Shoes that Run Green (and Fast)

If you haven’t tried the Green Silence out, you should give it a look. This lightweight racing flat comes in a half dozen stylish colors and is built with soy-based inks and 75% recycled materials. The midsole of the Green Silence is even developed using BioMoGo, the world’s first-ever biodegradable midsole for running shoes. All this technology… Read more »

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Apr | 1
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Running Tips

Three Key Marathon Training Workouts

Several months before the US Olympic Marathon Trials I decided to try to qualify for this competitive race. As I had never run a marathon before I turned to past coaches, dug into research and collected as much information as I could from other elite runners. Six weeks before the marathon trials in Houston, I… Read more »

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Mar | 21
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Inspiration

How I Got Into Running: The Trail Runner

March is a great time to get into running. The weather is warming and races are right around the corner. Whether you are gearing up for an upcoming 5k, or starting to train for a half-marathon or marathon, now is the time to begin your journey. Pick up a new pair of shoes, lace up… Read more »

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