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The Hollis Fast 5K – Experience the Fastest Course in New England
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The Hollis Fast 5K – Experience the Fastest Course in New England: It is blazing fast, and fun! This race has it all with an opportunity to run your personal best on a scenic, all downhill course in beautiful Hollis, New Hampshire. It is well organized with dedicated race management and great awards and amenities. And, as it was in 2013, it will again be the USATF-New England Championship, one of the seven chosen races that make up the USATF New England Grand Prix. It is the fourth event of the Grand Prix, and one of the USA’s fastest 5K’s—definitely one you should not miss. By Skip Cleaver.
Also: Hollis Fast 5K Race Website
 
Must-Have Gear for Beginner RunnersMust-Have Gear for Beginner Runners
If you're new to running, don't hit the road or trail without these must-have items. ACTIVE.com

Running is Bad for Your Knees and Other Top Running MythsRunning is Bad for Your Knees and Other Top Running Myths
Do you know your running facts from fiction? Debunk some of the running world's most common urban legends. ACTIVE.com

Run Downhill to Run FasterRun Downhill to Run Faster
Add downhill running to your training and watch your PRs plummet with the hills. Active.com

Half Marathon Mile-By-Mile GuideHalf Marathon Mile-By-Mile Guide
Run your best half marathon ever with these strategies in our mile-by-mile guide. ACTIVE.com

Half at the Hamptons - Great Seaside Winter Running Adventure on New Hampshire's SeashoreHalf at the Hamptons - Great Seaside Winter Running Adventure on New Hampshire's Seashore
Run along the beach at Hampton--quiet, peaceful Hampton Beach in late winter. This popular and unique half marathon on February 22, 2015 offers spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean and a taste of the historic charm of this legendary resort town. It's your ideal spring marathon training run and seaside winter adventure.
Also: Race Website for Half at the Hamptons
Also: Registration for Half at the Hamptons

How to Lace Your Running ShoesHow to Lace Your Running Shoes
Can tying your shoes help you run better? Research suggests it does. Find out how. ACTIVE.com

Turn Your Workouts From Good to Better to GreatTurn Your Workouts From Good to Better to Great
Stuck in a workout rut? Turn your workouts from good to great and run much faster this year. ACTIVE.com

Five Tips for Keeping Your Easy Runs EasyFive Tips for Keeping Your Easy Runs Easy
Are your easy runs easy enough? Learn five tricks to slow down your runs. ACTIVE.com
 
 
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