Category: Running Roundup

Running Roundup #15

We’re in a quiet mood this cloudy Tuesday and looking for distraction. Here’s some great reads we found… This is not a “set back.” It’s a set up for a miracle. – Susan Hyatt A devoted runner sidelined by injury, Susan went in search of inspiration wound up changing, “my entire perception about what a “set… [Read More]

Running Reviews: Airia Shoes

When the people at Airia contacted us to ask my opinion of their running shoe I admit I scrambled to Google. I’d heard about this Swedish company that was making a new running shoe but hadn’t seen the shoe. So I happily accepted their offer to try a pair. Airia is based in Örebro, Sweden and was founded by runner and inventor… [Read More]

Running Roundup #14

Happy Friday, good people! Here’s some quality afternoon distraction for you… True Story: I Hold The World Record – I’m The Youngest Woman To Run A Marathon In All 50 States – Yes & Yes Laura rocked a marathon in all 50 US states before she turned 25. “One major thing I learned from running is that… [Read More]

Running Roundup #13

Here is your Friday inspiration slash procrastifaffy link-o-rama! My long running affair – The Unfinished Sentence Margaret reflects on five years of running – “Through running I have discovered strengths in myself I did not know I had, and have made friendships that have seen me through good times and bad. What other pastime allows you to… [Read More]

Running Roundup #12

O glorious Friday! We thought you’d never come. Here’s some links to get you through to hometime…. Writing or Running? An Inspirational Quote Quiz – The Hairpin “Tomorrow may be hell, but today was a good _____ing day, and on the good _____ing days nothing else matters.” Fill in the blanks! 17 reasons to walk… [Read More]

Running Roundup #11

Here’s some marvellous distractions for any Mondayitis sufferers out there! 10 Things I Want My Daughter to Know About Working Out – Brynn @ Wellfesto “And when it comes to exercise, I want her to grow up seeing it as a joy, and not a utility…as a gift, and not a chore…as an opportunity, not an obligation. … [Read More]

Running Roundup #10

The weekend is nigh! Here’s some tasty reads to inspire, entertain and/or aid with Friday afternoon procrastifaffing. On flakiness and devotion – Alexandra Franzen “People, we need to stop flaking out,” says the awesome Alexandra, “With a modicum of self-inquiry + honesty (‘Can I really devote to this? Do I really want this? Can I really… [Read More]

Running Roundup #9

This week’s Running Roundup is full of good reads to calm the mind and save your sanity! If you’ve spied a story or have one of your own to share, give us a shout! Clearly indentify the habits of fear – Kate Swoboda @ The Daily Love “The good news: courage isn’t something you have or… [Read More]

Running Roundup #8

Happy New Half Year, folks! In Running Roundup we share links about running – or not about running at all – that have warmed our cockles. If you’ve spied a story or have one of your own to share, give us a shout! Hayfever Q&A – Runners World Are you running and weeping right now? I… [Read More]

Running Roundup #7

In Running Roundup we share links about running – or not about running at all – that have warmed our cockles. If you’ve spied a story or have one of your own to share, give us a shout! Can knitting give you a runner’s high? – Gaim blog “Some even refer to knitting as ‘the new… [Read More]