Sneakers in Seattle: A Whirlwind Trip to Brooks HQ

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Traveling to the West Coast almost always feels like a bit of a time warp to me because I get up on East Coast time and stay up with the West Coasters. My recent trip to Seattle to tour the city and run the Rock 'n' Roll Seattle Half Marathon with my fellow Brooks Running blog ambassadors (which …
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Workout I Did: Climbing Onboard the Orangetheory Train

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I'm definitely not the first FBG to hit up an Orangetheory Fitness class. Crystal did it way back when, and Jenn tried it out a year ago. And, of course, both of their descriptions of an ass-kicking HIIT workout that left them pouring sweat only made me really, really want to check it out for …
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Too Busy to Eat Well or Work Out? We’ve Got Something to Say!

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Give us a raise of the hand if you've ever found yourself a little overwhelmed with the whole concept of healthy living. And raise the other hand if those feelings of overwhelm hit you during a busy, transitional time in your life --- like, the end of college or beginning of a new job. Yep. …
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Counting Smiles Rather Than Steps

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I love the way activity trackers keep people aware and accountable when it comes to staying active. I feel like, at least in my circle of friends, it's far more likely for someone to be proud of hitting 10k steps every day for a week or running a new distance rather than, say fitting into a certain …
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