Detroit Free Press International Half Race Review
Want to run through two countries? Run an underwater mile? Consider the Detroit Free Press/TCF Bank International Half Marathon. Here's my race review.
Gear Review: Turtle Gloves
They’re soft, convertible and made in Michigan. What’s not to love? When I got the Turtle Gloves’ Turtle-Flip midweight winter soft mittens to try because I’m a BibRave Pro, I wasn’t sure if they’d be warm enough for the Michigan tundra. In the end, I added hand warmers and ended up needing the mittens’ convertible features during my runs.
Detroit deja vu
[Disclaimer: I received a free entry to the Detroit Free Press/Chemical Bank International Half Marathon on Oct. 20, 2019 as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (am…
What it’s like to run on the Carnival Magic’s outdoor track
Booked on the Carnival Magic? This is what it's really like to run on its outdoor track. Sure, you can run on a boring treadmill, but why miss out on the beautiful views?
That time I peed blood after an ultra marathon
So, apparently, you can pee blood after “strenuous exercise,” including a 33-mile ultra marathon through the woods in Hell, Mich. After seeing blood in mine for the two days following my most-recent ultra, I called my doctor’s office assuming I had a bladder infection. I didn't.
How to Prevent Cycling Knee Pain | Recovery Exercises
Cycling is supposed to be your to go for preventing knee pain, but not if you'e got weak hips or bad form! These runner knee exercises are perfect for runners to strengthening everything and to run or…MoreMore #FitnessPictures
La Chica Runs the North Eastern State Trail
Want to try a new place for a long run in northern Michigan? Here's what you need to know about running the North Eastern State Trail. Pro tip: Take a good look at the map and plan ahead
Gear Review: Ultima Replenisher
When BibRave.com asked me to try out the Ultima Replenisher hydration product that’s sugar-free and has zero carbs and no artificial ingredients, I figured it might be just what I needed on my long training runs this summer. I sure am glad I did, because this is definitely a product I’ll be ordering and using long after the trial period.
Decoding your runner (a guide for those who love us)
I grew up in Puerto Rico, speaking español. While we all learned English growing up, I became truly bilingual in third grade when my parents placed me in an experimental English-immersion program a…
Review: Brilliant Reflective strips
“Disclaimer: I received four Brilliant Reflective strips packs to review as part of being a BibRave Pro. Learn more about becoming a BibRave Pro (ambassador), and check out BibRave.com to rev…