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JirinPanthosa JirinPanthosa replied to From 5 Years of Inactivity to a 15:00 2 Mile

"Speaking from personal experience, I never ran at all until about two and a half years ago.  Then two winters in a row I got completely away"

in Newbie Cafe (New Runners) 1 replies
2 hours ago
JulieLowe0 JulieLowe0 replied to Ankle issues. Is it the shoes?

"If you are running on sand or unstable surface you need to do active stretching and rehab to strengthen your calves and shins. Also take a t"

in Newbie Cafe (New Runners) 5 replies
1 day ago
BruceRocheleau BruceRocheleau replied to Suggestion on specific running program/style/form, etc

"I don't know if this will help you but I had sore hips--so bad that it hurt to turn from one side to the other in bed when sleeping.  I got"

in General Training Discussion 3 replies
1 day ago
lenzlaw lenzlaw replied to Does anyone get toe holes in their shoes?

"No offense, but if your shoes are sized properly, you won't wear holes in them."

in General Running Discussion 1 replies
1 day ago
runningman1973 runningman1973 started the thread Does anyone get toe holes in their shoes?

"I'm trying to get the word out about a new product my company just released that eliminates running shoe toe holes. If you know anyone that"

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1 day ago
justamaniac justamaniac replied to When to refuel for half marathon training

"It is all about the training, as Len stated...  And part of the training is how prepared you were fuel-wise prior to your run.    You didn"

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2 days ago
lenzlaw lenzlaw replied to Intervals and Speed workouts

"I will give you some ideas of what I would work toward, with the goal first, of running a comfortable half marathon.  Comfortable enough tha"

in Newbie Cafe (New Runners) 3 replies
2 days ago
JessicaC2V JessicaC2V replied to Intervals and Speed workouts

"Hi Len,   Over the last year I have worked myself up from 3 day of running to a 4 run per week with the following schedule 2 days doing 5K,"

in Newbie Cafe (New Runners) 3 replies
3 days ago
lenzlaw lenzlaw replied to Intervals and Speed workouts

"What is missing here is details.  If you're worried about increasing the pace of your long run, don't.  If you are consistently doing speedw"

in Newbie Cafe (New Runners) 3 replies
3 days ago
JessicaC2V JessicaC2V asked Intervals and Speed workouts

"Hi Everyone,   In the last year I have re-established a running routine after a four year hiatus and I am hoping to start training for a ha"

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4 days ago
lenzlaw lenzlaw replied to When to refuel for half marathon training

"If I remember correctly, a gel takes about 15 - 20 minutes to digest and begin to enter the blood stream. So perhaps 7 or 8 miles.  But you"

in Newbie Cafe (New Runners) 2 replies
4 days ago
bingbingwing bingbingwing asked When to refuel for half marathon training

"I am currently training for a half marathon.  I noticed on my longer runs - 11, 12, and 13 miles - that my legs feel a bit heavy around mile"

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4 days ago
lenzlaw lenzlaw replied to Suggestion on specific running program/style/form, etc

"Yeah, hip problems can be tough. You probably feel like you've been scanned and examined half to death.  With uncertain results.  I wish I c"

in General Training Discussion 3 replies
6 days ago
Haselsmasher Haselsmasher replied to Suggestion on specific running program/style/form, etc

"Yikes.  Good luck getting these issues resolved.  It sometimes takes a lot of perseverance.  I've been there as well.  It took me 2-3 years"

in General Training Discussion 3 replies
6 days ago
xman1102 xman1102 asked Suggestion on specific running program/style/form, etc

"Some personal background   I've been running off and on for almost 15 years. I never formally ran for sport as a kid in school or in colleg"

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6 days ago
Reid27 Reid27 started the thread Smoky Mountain Relay ~ Runners Needed

"I represent a team that will be running the Smoky Mountain Relay in Brevard, NC on April 17th and 18th.  At this point in time we still need"

in Trail Running & Ultras 0 bookmarks
1 week ago
lenzlaw lenzlaw replied to Ankle issues. Is it the shoes?

"It is difficult to tell what is going on without more information about the location and severity of the pain. As Jim noted, we tend to blam"

in Newbie Cafe (New Runners) 5 replies
1 week ago
Haselsmasher Haselsmasher replied to Ankle issues. Is it the shoes?

"I'm of the belief that us runners blame the shoes WAY too quickly when there is an issue.  I think we give shoes much more credit for what t"

in Newbie Cafe (New Runners) 5 replies
1 week ago
JenniferR629 JenniferR629 replied to Ankle issues. Is it the shoes?

"I'm a novice, but couldn't it also be either a pronation or a suppination issue, depending on the location of pain? Probably best to have an"

in Newbie Cafe (New Runners) 5 replies
1 week ago
bmdobens bmdobens replied to Lateral Ankle Ligament/Peroneal Tendon Reconstruction (and my recovery)

"Thanks for the reply James.  It is my right ankle that was repaired.  A little of my history...I was always playing sports growing up, took"

in The Med Tent 4 replies
1 week ago
justamaniac justamaniac replied to Increasing mileage

"Ditto what Len said.  If you look at the programs you are going to find that the long runs almost always wind up being around 50% of the w"

in Newbie Cafe (New Runners) 2 replies
1 week ago
paintballguy paintballguy started the thread Mile race

"Hi, I am a 27yo guy who formally ran T&F a few yrs ago.  It has always been a dream of mine to run a 4:20 mile, but I have been pretty busy"

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1 week ago
RunAndRun21 RunAndRun21 replied to ISIS After-School Programs Gain Popularity In Midwest XC Teams

"LOL oh my that is silly. "No one was playing Halo anymore" hah"

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RunnrGod RunnrGod started the thread ISIS After-School Programs Gain Popularity In Midwest XC Teams

"No one be scared...they're just distance runners!   ISIS After-School Programs Gain Popularity In Midwest High Schools   -- Be safe young"

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1 week ago
p0stfontaine p0stfontaine asked From 5 Years of Inactivity to a 15:00 2 Mile

"Hi all,   Long story short: I was very active in high school. Then college started and life happened and finally, just the other day, I rea"

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1 week ago

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