Athlinks Staff

405 POSTS23 COMMENTS
http://blog.athlinks.com
Posts by the Athlinks Staff are authored by our in-house group of athletes and subject matter experts in the fields of performance sports, nutrition, race organization, and training.

Triathlons, Track and 5Ks – The Good, The Bad and The Ugly for Our Kids

5Ks are a long way to go Let it be known that I have been running competitively since the age of 6 years old. At...

Crazy Idea – Run without Earbuds and Music!

Safety I realize this idea of running without earbuds and music is close to endurance blasphemy as far as many of you are concerned, but...

No Watch? No GPS? You May Find You Enjoy Your Run A Bit More

Feel the Flow We've all been there - frantically looking for our watch, GPS and/or heart rate monitor that we have misplaced because there is...

Should Your Kids Be Specializing in Sports?

This is a topic that is near and dear to my heart. Although I love running (obviously) to this day still, if my mom...

You Are NOT a Professional Endurance Athlete

While for many of us participating regularly in running, triathlons or cycling events is an important part of our lives, it shouldn't be the...

Run a Marathon Because You Really Want to

One would think because I have run marathons and coached hundreds of people to race a marathon that I would be a huge proponent...

Endurance Athletes Need to Be Strong, Too

I hope most of you who are endurance athletes know the value of strength training, speed work, and a solid flexibility regimen (whether it...

Summer Training for Endurance Events

It’s going to be hot all over the country in a month or two (and even hotter out here in Phoenix, AZ), and for...

Stay Connected

0FansLike
2,507FollowersFollow
16,600SubscribersSubscribe
- Advertisement -

Latest Articles

Episode 32: Ellen “Magellin” Falterman – Starting an Expedition to Circle the Globe in a Paddle Boat

LISTEN NOW A post high school canoe expedition in the heart of the Amazon Basin reconnected Ellen Falterman with...

Episode 31: Roderick Sewell – Ironman Kona Finisher, U.S. Para-Swimmer, Bilateral Above Knee Amputee

LISTEN NOW! Where does character come from? Is it born or bread? Inherited or built? Perhaps for today's guest,...

Podcast Episode 30: Ashly Winchester on Big Adventure, Podcasting, & Encouraging Women

Listen Here Just one day after finishing her first 50 miler, the Camp Fire began its path of destruction...

Podcast Episode 29: Danny Bent on Giving Back with Running & Epic Adventures

Listen to Episode 29 A childhood framed by his family's love for running leads a young man on adventures...

Project Carbon X2

And just like that, January is over. At times it felt like it was going to be the longest month yet, but...