Because… Cross Training

  Running is my jam.  If you’ve been reading my posts, you know this.  I also want to be the best runner I can be, so that means that I also focus on cross training.

Everybody Has an Arch Nemesis

And speed workouts are mine.  They happen on Thursdays, and I think I’m just generally tired from the work week at that point.  Never the less, I saw Thursday night’s speed workout posted on Instagram, appropriately underestimated it, and showed up.  In hind sight, I’m glad that I went.  At the time… not as much.

Am I a Potential Soccer Prodigy?!

Or being completely awkward at soccer, which was probably more the case.  Prodigy or not, I attended my first session of NikeNYC’s “Pitch Fit” last night.  It’s a soccer-themed workout held on a turf field at Pier 40 in Manhattan, and the latest addition to our Nike programming.  The session was designed to get everyone…

Mission Accomplished: Boston

With the Fit all packed up and a long night of driving ahead of us, we (slowly) left the Manhattan skyline behind us and headed north to Boston for the night.  It took us about 4 and a half hours to get there; we arrived about 12:30am, completely exhausted.  After quickly checking into our hotel…

Coffee Banana Deliciousness

Hello Everyone! I’m hope you’re all fabulous.  Since I didn’t run last night due to my mom being in town, I don’t have any reports of running adventures.  Instead, today’s feature is my breakfast!  It’s actually more exciting than it sounds.  Since I spend my days in an office, I need quick and portable breakfast…

Track Attack!

The track is back, baby!  The weather is showing signs of improvement and the Nike Run Club is back at the inconic Icahn Stadium on Randall’s Island for our weekly Track Night workout.  It’s nothing short of amazing… 75 runners, the lights on the track, music blasting over the sound system, high fives after each…

Swoosh Life

Happy Wednesday, everyone!  It’s a beautiful day in New York City and my taxes are done and filed, so I’m a happy girl. Since this blog is about my fitness life, I thought I’d share the organization that helps me reach my goals.  It’s a little brand that most of you have probably heard of…