Jul 30, 2006
As runners, we need to experience the peace and tranquility of quiet places, if only to refresh our commitment to the Henry David Thoreauian ideals that made us runners in the first place. This week I paddle up the Allagash with my son, father and nephew on an adventure that is as fulfilling as a marathon road race.
Jul 23, 2006
In this episode we talk about cross training, and tell you what some of the experts say about the best exercises to perform as a means to complement the running that you do.
Jul 16, 2006
In this episode we look into the problems of overtraining, and try to consider listening to our barking bodies. I re-enact a meeting I had with my sports doctor several years ago, and you’ll hear me at batting practice and at a Worcester Tornadoes ballgame where my son and I cheer until our throats are raw!
Jul 9, 2006
You should be able to approach your run each day with the ability to forgive yourself for the way you’ve eaten, your lack of sleep, or laziness in the previous days.
Jul 4, 2006
As part of a collaboration with photographers, bloggers, podcasters and vloggers, July 4th is a day to declare our independence from mainstream media. In this episode of Intervals, I play three “PodSafe‿ songs that you’ll probably not hear on the radio.