Running in Overpeck Park, NJ

  Running in Overpeck Park, NJ is great for either some speed work or your usual workout, whether you’re running solo or with a group If you’re in Bergen County, NJ and looking for a convenient paved trail to run, then check out Overpeck County Park in Leonia and Ridgefield Park, NJ. It’s my go-to […]

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 Through The Holidays

  This time of year can be hectic and adding training to our growing to-do list can be a challenge. Running through the holidays, or any kind of training, can be a stressful for anyone. But there’s one thing I want you to remember: Don’t be hard on yourself. Enjoy the season and time with family […]

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 […]

Progressing in Triathlon and Running

    Progressing in triathlon and running takes planning and understanding of workouts, physiology, and the individual athlete. Have you ever done a workout or exercise and wondered “Why haven’t I done this before?” Some athletes have wondered why they weren’t doing the workouts or exercises they’re doing now when they started with the sport or […]

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 […]