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RUNNING ACROSS THE STATE (RIVER 2 SEA)

RUNNING ACROSS THE STATE By Frank Cunha III A few weeks ago (on August 1, 2015) I participated in the 20th Annual “RIVER TO SEA RELAY” (14 stages totaling 91 miles) with my friends from my Sparta Runners Club.  Unlike any other race I

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THE GOOD, THE BAD, THE UGLY

Lessons learned from my second 50K (notes to self)….. The Countdown: 3) THE UGLY I should have expected the unexpected (spring snow)….I trained often and I trained hard leading up to the race, but I did not train long or

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Latest Article Published by Clifton Roadrunners Club

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Run Faster & Longer By Running Less

The best way to become a better runner is to run….of course. Accumulating lots of miles (volume) will certainly help you become a better athlete. With increased volume there is also an increased potential for injury or burnout.  The experts

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Ring in the New Year with a Run

This year I started the new year with a 5K run – my third one so far! It’s a friendly run/race hosted by my running club, the Sparta Runners Club. But I figure if I’m going I’m going to go

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Proper Pacing Will Make You a Better Runner

Practice Different Paces “A lot of people understand only two levels of pacing: Running as fast as they can or easy jogging,” North says. To get a sense of what different paces feel like, try this short workout: Warm up

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Running / Pretty Boys

“Running isn’t a sport for pretty boys… It’s about the sweat in your hair and the blisters on your feet. Its the frozen spit on your chin and the nausea in your gut. It’s about throbbing calves and cramps at

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