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Ski goggles… Don’t leave home without them!

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!One of the most important items of equipment to purchase before going skiing is a good set of skiing goggles. It does not matter what level of skiing you are at, from first time beginner to professional racer, a set […]

6 Offseason Tips for Triathletes

Though triathlon is indeed “a” sport, triathletes must be able to do the three sports (swimming, cycling and running) in a manner that gets them across the finish line in the least amount of time. As a triathlete, you may or may not be aiming for a spot on the podium but you probably want […]

Kick start your new year with a running resolution: How to get in shape for 2013

Another year brings another set of lofty resolutions, but you want to set fitness goals and wellness priorities that will really count in 2013. Running is the perfect segue into a healthier, happier you. “For someone who’s looking to go from couch to 5K, the first thing I would suggest is that they get fitted […]

The Sun & Ski Cure for the Winter Time Blues

How are you supposed to switch gears from sunshine and wakeboarding to ice covered lakes? When summer ends, it can sometimes be hard to make the adjustmentto cooler weather. Why not try investing your downtime into a new sport this winter? Believe it or not, snowboarding can actually make you a better wakeboarder.The skills you […]

The Best Running Surfaces

Are you wondering what running surfaces are best for you? What is the difference between running on grass and running on cement? Different running surfaces have different effects on your running shoes and body. Below is an overview of a few running surfaces so you can decide what surface you should be on this season. […]

How to Clean Your Running Shoes

That last run may have been invigorating, but the muddy trails you splashed through probably weren’t that great for your running shoes. But they’re just battle scars, right? Your shoes need to be properly worn in when you’re running, don’t they? While it’s not bad to have a favorite, worn-in pair of running shoes, it’s […]

Cambodia Trails – Running it in Houston – Memorial Park

Memorial Park – Cambodia Trails Today we’ll be taking a look at the memorial park green trail, also known at the Cambodia trial. This trail is marked as an advanced trail due to the nature of the terrain. It is only 1.77 miles long, but requires intense concentration and a good pair of trail running […]

Trail Running in Houston – Arthur Storey Park

Arthur Storey Park – ChinaTown Location: 7400 W Sam Houston Pkwy SHouston, TX 77072 Trail: outer loop 1.72 Miles inner loop 0.62 Miles Level: Beginner to Intermediate Arthur Storey Park Trails – Trail Run Video Satellite Image of Map Arthur Storey Park Trail Map with Elevation Arthur Storey Park official layout Hello, My name is […]

So many choices, so little time…

Sorry for the delay in my postings. As I’m sure you’re aware, Mother Nature has given us a sneek preview here in the Northeast. With truckloads of 2011 product has been arriving daily and curious customers checking it all out, there’s been little time to write. So, how about you? Have you paid a visit to […]

Memorial Park Trail Run – Purple Route

Park:                      Memorial Park Mountian Bike Trails – Purple Route Location:                6501 Memorial DR Houston, TX 77001 Trail Length:          1.63 miles Level:                     Intermediate Memorial Park – Purple Trails – Trail Run Video Satellite Image of Map Memorial Park Purple Trail Map with Elevation Memorial Park official layout Today we’ll be taking a look at the Memorial Park Mountain […]