Tag Archives: Running

Crossing the Finish Line: The End of the Half-Marathon Blogging Road

Photo from: fitbit.com The13thmile blog has been an amazing growth journey for the past year for me. Through the support this blog has given me, and through working at the monstrous challenge of distance running by breaking off small chunks, … Continue reading

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Barefoot Beach Running – My “Effortless” Workout

[tweetmeme http://the13thmile.com/2010/08/17/barefoot-beach-running/%5D Barefoot Beach Run – My advice on how you can make a “workout” seem effortless We all have to “put work in” to see results. Some days it’s easy. Others, it feels routine and boring; we need to … Continue reading

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Running on the Sun

[tweetmeme http://the13thmile.com/2010/07/25/running-on-the-sun/%5D New Jersey temperatures soared to 96 degrees, but I ran the farthest I ever have in my life! I’m pretty sure flames sprouted from my shoulders during yesterday’s run. The sun bore a hole under my skin and … Continue reading

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Top Ten Excuses to Not Run

Even when we have the best intentions, we sometimes talk ourselves out of our workouts. Below are some of my top excuses. Do they match yours? If not – leave yours in the comments section, and I will update this … Continue reading

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The13thmile’s Inspirational Quotes Week

We all need a push to run sometimes. With the stretch before a long holiday weekend looming before us, it is time to put our focus on high-gear and really zero in on training. For me, now that my half … Continue reading

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How you can find the right running shoe

Do you have flat feet?  You could be over-pronating when you run. Are your arches abnormally high? You might be under-pronating.  Through the experience of researching running shoes, and going to a specialty running store, I’m here to share what … Continue reading

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Runnin’ in the rain…just runnin’ in the rain…

Let the stormy clouds chase everyone from the place…come on with the rain, I’ve a smile on my face! What a feeling!  For years, I’ve used the rain as an excuse NOT to run – can’t get wet while sweating … Continue reading

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