Archive for March 2012

Tips from Jenny Hadfield on How To Train for Chicago 1/2 Marathon Weekend.

Tips from Jenny Hadfield on How To Train for Chicago 1/2 Marathon Weekend.
If you are training for the Chicago Marathon, then you are fully aware that the clock is ticking and it’s time to start planning your race schedule leading up to the big day. The 1/2 Marathon is a great tune up, to see how you are feeling, check for pacing, get some miles on your... Read more »

The "Coregasm" Study Shows Women Experience Orgasm While Working Out

The "Coregasm" Study Shows Women Experience Orgasm While Working Out
I understand that from a biological stand point, women have a lot more “stuff” to deal with than men.  Child birth, periods, the whole female internal goodie bag tilts the scale in favor of guys, we got it easy. However a new study may be tilting that scale back in favor of the girls team.,... Read more »

Movement U is Coming to Chicago.

Movement U is Coming to Chicago.
Finally!  Movement U has been selling out around the country for years, coached and hosted by world class triathlete Jessi Stensland, this is one event you don’t want to miss. What is Movement U?  It’s a full-day interactive, educational experience that offers immediate actionable strategies for those who want to swim, bike and run faster... Read more »
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Run The Bases At Wrigley

Run The Bases At Wrigley
Cubs fans this is your chance to check one off the “bucket list,” run the bases at Wrigley.  That’s right, if you have ever sat inside the friendly confines and thought, “I wonder what Ivan DeJesus must feel like right now?” This is your chance to walk in the steps of Cubs greats like Rick... Read more »

TYR FREAK of Nature Vs. The Ironman Swim Course- A Review.

TYR FREAK of Nature Vs. The Ironman Swim Course- A Review.
If you ask triathletes “what about triathlon intimidates you the most of the three disciplines?”  A majority will say the swim.  The crowds of people, the threat of being kicked or having swim over you, can be overwhelming. Until you are alone.  Which is what happened to me last week while I was in Kona... Read more »

Last Chance To Shuffle

Last Chance To Shuffle
If we look back on 2012 at the year of the Winter Mulligan I am totally fine with it.  There is nothing wrong with a 5 month Spring, just once, as Chicagoans we have earned that right. This Sunday, March 11th is daylight savings, when we Spring forward and get an extra hour of sunlight... Read more »
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Magellan Development Chicago Spring Half Marathon and 10K Open For Registration

Magellan Development Chicago Spring Half Marathon and 10K Open For Registration
If you’re looking for an early season challenge then the Magellan Development Chicago Spring Half Marathon and 10K is a good race to add to your race calendar. If you aren’t up for a full 1/2 they got you covered with a 10K distance that is long enough to give you a good workout, but... Read more »