Speed Work in Training

  Do you incorporate speed work in your training? If you’re training for a longer race, such as a marathon or Ironman, you’re most likely getting your long runs in. But doing volume doesn’t make you faster, it helps you […]

Ironman Lake Placid Stretching Clinic

  Join Ironman Certified Coach Joan Scrivanich in Lake Placid, NY for a free Ironman Lake Placid Stretching Clinic. Do you stretch before workout or after? Do you even need to stretch at all?? How long should you hold a stretch […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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. […]