Posts Tagged ‘marathon’

When I don't Lift, I Run

Contrary to common belief — and the jokes of my staff — I can run (and not just to chase down my next big-game meal).  This August I teamed up with ASICS and AskMen to get Jeff Halevy- ASICS + Askmen. Check out this video, which runs the gamut from beer miles to Reservoir Dogs:…

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Should you lift weights to be a better marathon runner?

With the ING New York City Marathon just weeks away (…after some of us fought hard for last year’s marathon cancellation due to Hurricane Sandy), I figured now is as good a time as any to revisit a misunderstood and often controversial topic about marathons: lifting weights as part of your training. I figured there’s…

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Why We MUST Postpone The ING New York City Marathon

Updated 11/2/2012 2:18pm EST Click here to sign a petition to move the marathon. It would be grossly irresponsible and tasteless to continue with ING New York City Marathon this weekend. THE START LINE. Let’s start at the start (line): Staten Island. The borough where the marathon commences, which has been hit harder than any…

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