All-Season Reads — Running

All-Season Runner: Clare Shea

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All-Season Runner: Clare Shea

This series talks to inspiring All-Season Runners from around the world. What's an All-Season Runner? That's what we call runners who don't let the wet, cold, wind or heat stop them from hitting their strides. Here, we catch up with Clare Shea from Alaska, U.S.A.  [Photo via @eatinwild / Credit: Dr. Nathan K.] Tell us a bit about yourself, Clare!I am a mother of two kids, who ask me whenever I race if I win (I do not, but I always say yes). I am a tech teacher for the school district and a math and science nerd at heart. I have...

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5 great running podcasts to binge right now

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5 great running podcasts to binge right now

Whether you're running solo outdoors, or moving your runs indoors, here are five running podcasts that will help you maintain motivation, and stave off boredom, during your coronavirus self-isolation.   

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Simple tips for running and hiking during the coronavirus

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Simple tips for running and hiking during the coronavirus

Is it safe to get outside during the coronavirus? Yes, as long as you govern yourself accordingly. Right now it’s important to practice social distancing to flatten the curve, but this doesn’t mean you can’t flatten some pavement or trails in the process. In fact it can be a great way to foil the anxiety of the current climate.  Dr Joseph M. Vinetz, MD, infectious diseases expert at Yale, confirms that exercising outdoors avoids many risks for covid infection: “It goes directly onto somebody else or onto a surface that people touch like door handles, guardrails or elevator buttons. But...

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Watch Eric Liddell compete at 1924 Olympic Games

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Watch Eric Liddell compete at 1924 Olympic Games

As depicted in "Chariots of Fire," British runner Eric Liddell took gold in the 400m at the 1924 Olympic Games.   You can check out some footage from the race here:    Did you enjoy this article? Sign up to our newsletter so you don't miss the next one.  And if you are a runner or hiker that gets outdoors in any weather, consider joining our Instagram community and tagging us in your photos. We repost selections to help others to get outdoors in any weather. 

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How to run in the snow: tips for winter running

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How to run in the snow: tips for winter running

Winter is a great time to run, and a great time to make sure you're prepared for the elements.

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