How to Chose Between a Pre-made Plan and a Coach

As runners and triathletes, we know there’s more to training than just putting in the miles. There’s also speed work, hills, strength training, skill development, nutrition, and mental training. But where do you go to for advice? How do you … Continued

5 Tips for Better Winter Running

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It’s 20 degrees and snowing. A perfect day for a run. For some of you, this may sound like crazy talk. If running during the chilly winter months has you dreading your workout, you’re not alone. I’ve coached many runners … Continued

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 resist … Continued

Running in Overpeck Park NJ

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 park in the North Jersey area because it’s easy to … Continued

Running on Hills

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  Love it or hate it, running on hills is inescapable. Yes, running on hilly terrain can be tough, but there are so many benefits! Including hills in your training helps you become a stronger runner and helps you develop … Continued