Running

Women, You Can!
Running · March 14, 2022
As a woman, what is something you've recently told yourself that you can't do? Whether it's running a certain distance, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, getting promoted at work, or managing the house, your family, and yourself all at once -- you can. It's important to address these beliefs in order to think more rationally, which promotes better emotions, mental flexibility, and improvements in well-being and performance. Here's how.

Add MAGIC to your Marathon
Running · February 04, 2022
Getting ready for your next marathon or half marathon? Add a little MAGIC to your preparation and race day using these mental strategies so that you'll enjoy the course, feel ready to handle challenges that may come up, and be proud of yourself for going the distance.

MASTER-ing Expectations
Running · April 12, 2021
Competing as an older athlete comes with a unique set of opportunities and challenges. If you are a master's athlete preparing to lace up for upcoming races or meets, here are a few mental strategies to help you set and achieve meaningful goals.

Running · December 11, 2019
How do I become more confident as a runner? Confidence is not something you either have or you don't. Learn how to build your belief in your abilities over time through your training to leverage on race day.

Running · March 03, 2017
Marathons are all about respecting the distance - while learning proper form, creating a training plan, knowing techniques to stave off injury, and staying disciplined for months. Here are some tips to tackle 26.2!

Running · August 11, 2015
We all have thoughts that work against us. Have you ever considered what these thoughts do to us during a run? The good news is that we can have complete control over our self-talk with a little awareness and practice - of stop, drop, and roll.