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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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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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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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{ DESPORTO COMUNITÁRIO } Frank Cunha III sétimo em ultra-maratona

Frank Cunha III, arquitecto luso-americano nascido em Newark, alcançou, no sábado e domingo passados, o sétimo lugar dos 50 quilómetros da ultra-maratona denominada NJ Trail Series 50K Ultra Race com o tempo de 4 horas, 59 minutos, e 18 segundos,

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My First Time @njtrailseries

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My First 50K

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Back-to-Back Long Runs

Back-to-Back Long Runs Piggybacking long runs has proven effective for ultrarunners racing 50K and beyond. It mimics ultra race-day fatigue but allows for a night’s recovery between sessions. Do a steady long run one day followed by a fast finish

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