13 Vacation Activities That Burn 300 Calories (or More!) Per Hour

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Ah, who doesn’t love a break from the daily grind? Vacations are the perfect time to get away from your routine and try new things (like sleeping in for a change!) For a blissed-out week you can leave behind those boring office meetings, that dreadful morning commute, crafting those carefully worded …
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Beach Vacay? Don’t Leave Home Without These Must-Haves!

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If your vacation plans this summer include hitting the beach, well, you've come to the right place. Not only do we have some amazing beach-friendly workouts for you to check out (like this interval set! or this long beachy run! and of course, there's always this!), but now that I live near a beach …
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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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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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