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The Weird Stressor That Is…. Great Weather


OK, things are going to get a little deep here. But hey, I haven’t posted in a few days, and I’m feeling chatty. Here in Collingwood, Ontario, the birds are chirping (ugh, at 5:30AM), the sun is shining and the snow has finally all …




7 Things Physical Therapists Want You to Know About Running Injuries


Running injuries. Not my favorite topic, personally—maybe because I really, really, really don’t like being injured. I’ve also personally dealt with a ton of cramping issues that seemed to be more running-related than biking (or just the running brought them out) and right now, …



“WomanCode” by Alisa Vitti is May’s Athletic Bookworm Pick


Since it’s May and a) I’m doing a ton of women’s nights at shops and b) it’s Mother’s Day this month, reading a book like “WomanCode” by Alisa Vitti made perfect sense! In “WomanCode: Perfect Your Cycle, Amplify Your Fertility, Supercharge Your Sex Drive, and …





Can You Spot Your Running Spirit Animal?


So, I don’t always write super serious articles. Sometimes, I get to write about goofy gifs, thoughts cyclists have during a century (without going too negative…) and in this case, all about what your running ‘spirit animal’ is. So, it’s a fun story over …



How Camping Revived My Eco-Friendly, Life-Loving Vibe


I always considered myself a bit of an environmentalist, and certainly an outdoorsy person. But in recent years, despite spending plenty of time outside training, I slowly turned away from someone who loves the outside and being in nature to someone who simply gets …