A blog by runners. For runners.

Anyone Can Develop "Jumper's Knee"

Dr. Nace is our running injuries guest blogger. He blogs twice a month on common running injuries, and also takes questions from readers. This month his injury spotlight is on “jumper's knee.” If you have a question you'd like to ask Dr. Nace, or an injury you'd like to suggest he cover, click “Ask the […]

Why Does Running Make My Feet Sore?

Dr. Nace answers specific questions from runners on the blog once a month. If you have a question you'd like to ask Dr. Nace, click “ask the doctor” at the bottom of the page. I have been struggling with soreness to my feet. I have tried a variety of different running shoes, but I have […]

The Community of The Half Fanatics & Marathon Maniacs

This week I had the pleasure of interviewing with four members of the Marathon Maniacs and Half Fanatics. This organization consists a great group of people of all ages who simply love to run. The organization is internet based, and many members meet through Facebook or noticing another member at a race wearing a shirt. […]

Chicago Walkers, Joggers, and Runners Needed for Video!

We are casting walkers, joggers and runners to be part of our iPhone video ad. If you are in the Chicagoland area and would like to be a part of the video, we would love to have you join us on Thursday May 17th! We need walkers, joggers, and runners of all sizes, shapes, and […]

WalkJogRun Android App Stalling

At this point it looks like we are not on track to reach our Kickstarter goal and create an Android app for WalkJogRun. We have 23 days left in the project and need to raise over $29,000. Unfortunately, we just do not have the funds at the moment to support the project on our own. […]

Getting to the Root

The Kitchen Vixen is our weekly recipe contributor. This week she offers a great vegetable recipe. This recipe can be used as a side, on top of salads, and much more! Sweet Roasted Root Vegetables with Walnuts & Beet Greens Who doesn't love baked apples or baked sweet potatoes? But who would've thought about baking […]

How to Clear Out Your Inbox

It can be really annoying when you get too many emails. There is a way to stay notified of new articles posted by the websites you love, without receiving emails. We want to make sure that you're always notified of our new podcasts and blog articles, as well as other content you like to read. […]

How to Fit Running in as a Parent

In this episode we interviewed Erin Henderson, a mother with 12 children, 9 of whom were adopted. She is also a fairly new runner. Erin has made big strides since going out for her first run three years ago. She has greatly improved her pace, run multiple marathons, including Boston as a qualifier. She is […]

How Can I Deal With Running in Hot Weather?

This is an excerpt from our text chat with Coach Jenny on April 06th. If you have a question you'd like to ask Coach Jenny, click “Ask Coach Jenny” at the bottom of the page. We'll get your question answered during our podcast chat this month! II find I get really hot while running, even […]

Runner of the Week: Barbara O.

This week's runner of the week is Barbara O. from Ballina, County Mayo, Ireland. She's 39 years old and hopes to complete her first marathon at age 40. Check out our interview to learn more about her! Favorite Candy: Fudge. My brother in law is a chef and makes the most divine fudge. Favorite Quote: […]