Embrace Outside with Molly Hurford

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The Best Smartwatch for Every Type of Cyclist


Over at Bicycling magazine, we spend A LOT of time in the office debating various new electronics (in addition to every other type of bike gear, of course). So, when my editor asked me to do a roundup of which smartwatch would work best …



The Athletic Bookworm: Final Thoughts on The Brave Athlete


First of all, huge thanks to everyone who read and commented during our first book in the Athletic Bookworms Book Club, “The Brave Athlete.” I really enjoyed this book a ton—though I admit, I had moments where I wished I’d picked something a little …




6 Tips on How to Run Long (When You’ve Never Run Long)


Running is a romantic sport, similar to cycling. When I say that, I mean that we tend to romanticize it in our heads. I know for me, the most aspirational thing I can imagine a lot of the time involves me effortlessly running for …





12 Rad Cycling Women You Need to Follow on Instagram


Looking for some inspiration to put in long miles or explore new places on your bike? When I was assigned a piece rounding up rad female cyclists for Bicycling, I was super stoked: it offered me a chance to spend some time trolling Instagram, …





Fast Tips for Carry-On Packing


So, I was packing for a 12 day trip that goes from 40 to 100 degree weather, all different climates and things I’m doing (running, working at races, going to fancy dinners, attending a trade show, hanging out… the list is insane.). And OK, …