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2016 Spring Running Shoe Guide
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2016 Spring Running Shoe Guide: Whether you're starting to train for your "A" race this season or just excited to get outdoors again, new running shoes are a great motivator. The team at ACTIVE.com tested out the latest spring running shoes to help you find the perfect pair. By Active.com.
 
5 Must-Have Elements for Runners to Lose Weight5 Must-Have Elements for Runners to Lose Weight
Running and weight loss don't always go hand-in-hand. But they can if you add these five elements to your fitness routine.

How to Create Quality Workouts When You're Lacking the Right VenueHow to Create Quality Workouts When You're Lacking the Right Venue
Here are some solutions to get all you want out of your run, no matter where you are.

The Dos and Don'ts of City RunningThe Dos and Don'ts of City Running
Running in the city brings vastly different challenges than a suburban route. Use these dos and don'ts as a guide to successfully navigate your next urban run.

How to Perfect Pacing for RunningHow to Perfect Pacing for Running
Even the most seasoned runners can get pacing wrong. Take this advice to perfect your race day pace and get your next PR.

Taking a Break from Running May Do You Some GoodTaking a Break from Running May Do You Some Good
Don't feel bad if you take some time without putting on your running shoes. It might be for the best.

How to Become a Morning RunnerHow to Become a Morning Runner
The idea of running before the workday sounds great. But it can lose its appeal when the alarm goes off before dawn. Take on these six ways to make morning running a habit.

Keep Your Cool: A Runner's Guide to Heat and HydrationKeep Your Cool: A Runner's Guide to Heat and Hydration
Don't let the weather hinder your run. Take care of yourself and keep your feet moving with this sound advice.

The Beginner's Guide to Getting FasterThe Beginner's Guide to Getting Faster
If you want to run faster, you can't just push it. Find out the basics on working slowly to increase your speed.
 
 
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