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Distance Running Form Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Distance Running Form.

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50 States, 50 Beautiful Races

Planning a racing road trip, or just daydreaming? If you're going to commit to training—and potentially traveling—for a race, it should be worth your time, money and sweat. We hand-picked some of the most scenic courses in the country...  Read more

The Pros and Cons of Barefoot Running

Although barefoot running has been practiced in some parts of the world for hundreds of years, the concept has only recently gained popularity as an alternative to traditional running shoes in the Western world.  The book "Born to Run,"...  Read more

Your Guide to Fitness Trackers

In our high-tech, fitness-focused world, wearable exercise trackers have become as common a sight as watches (and, in many cases, they are watches). This might have you wondering: What's the widespread appeal?   In a word, accountability...  Read more

Don't Be a Runnin' Fool

Whether your goal is to finish a marathon, or make it to the end of the block without stopping, running can be a great addition to your exercise routine. In fact, running burns more calories per minute than most other forms of cardio exercise.&n...  Read more

Go Take a Hike! 50 of the Best U.S. Hiking Trails

Hiking isn’t just a great way to get fit: For many, it’s a way to reconnect with nature, reap the health benefits of the great outdoors and even embark on a spiritual journey. Given the diversity of our country’s terrain--from the h...  Read more

Ran four miles and am surprised at how much better
Updated 6/21/2016 2:35:28 PM

Ran four miles and am surprised at how much better I feel afterwards! Bonus: burned a bunch of calories too!...  Read more

Went for a run at 8am and it was already 95 degree
Updated 6/21/2016 12:15:21 PM

Went for a run at 8am and it was already 95 degrees bleh, and it's gonna be like 117 here so this was the best time to go for today....  Read more

Just finished my morning walk I did run a few minu
Updated 6/21/2016 8:41:02 AM

Just finished my morning walk I did run a few minutes but my goal is to run the whole mile...  Read more

Gonna go run when it gets a bit cooler. Who's with
Updated 6/21/2016 12:14:21 AM

Gonna go run when it gets a bit cooler. Who's with me? :)...  Read more

I was going to run today but it was so hot and mug
Updated 6/20/2016 8:21:30 PM

I was going to run today but it was so hot and muggy. Instead I washed and cleaned up my truck really really good. It gave me 47 active minutes on my fitbit....  Read more

Ready for running

learning to run LONG DISTANCES through SP!! Grt Help...  Read more

I keep my Running Journal in my Spark blogs!

I use my Spark blog as a place to journal my runs. I include the date and distance run in the title and place the specifics of the run and a summary of the run in the body of that particular blog entry. It gives me a quick reference to my runs AND I...  Read more

TriSport:Triathletes, Swimmers, Cyclists & Runners

Anything triathlon! Everything Swimming, Biking, Running and Cross-training. Members from beginners to Iron Man competitors are welcome....  Read more

Kara Goucher's 6 Tips for Beginning Runners

Even if you've never run before, or have taken a long break, you can get into a routine without injury or agony. Olympic distance runner Kara Goucher shares 6 posture tips that will help you run more smoothly and efficiently. From Kara Goucher&rs...  Read more

You Asked: As a Beginner, How Often (and How Far) Should I Walk?

Walking is an excellent way to start getting fit because it costs little to nothing and can be done almost anywhere and by just about anyone. (Learn more about the health and fitness benefits of walking.) So how do you begin with a walking program? H...  Read more