Hydration for Runners and Triathletes

  Hydration for runners and triathletes is extremely important during workouts and races. Whether it’s summer or winter, fluids & electrolytes are lost during exercise and must be replaced in order to stay healthy and to be able complete your workout. What are electrolytes? They are sodium, potassium, magnesium, and calcium and can be found […]

Running on Hills

  Love it or hate it, running on hills is inescapable. Including hills in your training helps you become a stronger runner and helps you develop into a more efficient runner.  Yes, running on hilly terrain can be tough, but there are so many benefits! It can be hard to avoid running on hills in […]

Do Athletes Drink Soda?

  A question was recently asked to a group I was with: Do athletes drink soda or Coca-Cola? So, do athletes drink soda? While the average non-athlete would quickly answer that question with a “no” because it’s an unhealthy drink loaded with artificial ingredients, additives and sugar, my answer was “yes”. There are a lot of […]

Ironman Village Review at Ironman Lake Placid

Ironman Village Review at Ironman Lake Placid Lake Placid (aka LP) is one of my absolutely favorite towns. Ironman weekend in this town is amazing. Summer is the busiest season there, and Ironman weekend is the busiest weekend of the year. If you’re from the east coast or the NY metro area, you’ll most likely run […]

What To Wear For A Fall Ironman

If you’re racing at this year’s Ironman Maryland, you obviously already know that it was rescheduled due to the weather from October 3rd to October 17th. But the adjustment to training isn’t the only thing that you need to think about. The change in date also brought with it some cooler weather and may have […]

Ironman Village Review at Ironman Boulder

Visiting any Ironman town during Ironman week is exciting and full of activities and I love being in the middle of all the action.  In the case of the Boulder, Colorado race, that means listening to live music from the IronBand, Opening Ceremonies, and visiting Ironman Village.  So, I thought I would write up a […]