Strength Intervention Feb05

Strength Interventio...

Runners aren’t known to be a strong-armed people. I’ve long since accepted that I have the upper-body strength of those windsock men used to advertise car sales, and most of the time I’m OK with this noodle-armed fate.  But every once in awhile, the universe issues me an...

Goofy Challenge Reca...

I’ll admit it—before this past weekend I never thought of myself as much of a Disney person. More accurately, it never even occurred to me that “Disney” or “non-Disney” were designations you could use to divide society into two distinct, opposing forces. I know, I know—it’s...

Disney Marathon Playlist Jan06

Disney Marathon Play...

Last month I somehow got railroaded into doing the Goofy Challenge at the Disney World Marathon. The worst part about working at Runner’s World is that it’s easy to convince yourself something like “Goofy”—chasing a half-marathon with a full marathon—is a good idea when...

In Defense of #RWPunStreak Dec04

In Defense of #RWPun...

To be fair, critics have yet to assail RWPunStreak (nor wassail it, though it is the holiday season). But after reading my colleague Meghan Loftus’ spirited “In Defense of RWRunStreak,” I figured now is the time to mount my own preemptive case for the month-long festival of terrible...

RW Half Recap

It’s been a crazy week. Everyone at Runner’s World has been planning the first RW Half & Festival since long before I claimed a cubicle, and as the event weekend finally approached, excitement—and preparatory workload—reached an Olympic-level frenzy. I resisted pressure to sign up...