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RB73: 10 Tips For Improving Your 5k Race Times

In this episode, I share 10 running tips to help you get a faster 5k race time.  I recently had a listener submit a question about training to get a faster 5k race time.  I responded by email but then decided that it would make a great topic because it is a question I get […]

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Best Apps for Runners

There are numerous running apps that can map your route, track your speed, distance traveled and calories burned. Many running apps also provide different training plans, challenges, and storylines. If you’re getting ready to run your first 5k, move closer to your fitness goals, diversify your running routine or simply start moving, then you’ll definitely have to […]

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Five Reasons A 5K Should Be On Your Bucket List

These days, it seems like 5K races are all over the place. From charity events to color runs, everyone is getting in on the action. But the real question is, should you do one?   In my opinion, yes. But not because you don’t want to miss out on the fun of posting smiling finish-line pictures on […]

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Training for your first 5K, Part 5 – Managing Expectations & Race Day Strategies

It’s finally here – RACE DAY! You’ve worked really hard to get to this point, and this week, we’re going to cover all kinds of strategies to make sure you run your best race and (most importantly) have an awesome time too! After all those weeks of training and preparing, it’s completely normal to feel nervous […]

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Training For Your First 5K, Part 4 – Dealing With Injuries

Hey there – welcome back! We’ve covered a lot of material over the past few weeks: finding time​ to train, staying motivated throughout the process, and choosing a training plan that’s right for you. Next up is dealing with injuries. Despite following your training plan to the letter, injuries do sometimes happen. How you handle them can have […]

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