Embrace Outside with Molly Hurford

Category: Motivation




Life Lessons from the Pit: Luck Favors the Prepared


The cyclocross season has ended, and another year traveling with the Aspire Racing crew is in the books. It’s bee a crazy ride—I counted 14 beds slept in over the course of the last month of traveling, and I can safely say that I …



24 Hours with a Turned-Off Phone—What I Learned


Earlier this month, I was pretty cracked from a whole lot of travel, a whole lot of keeping up with a bunch of different jobs, and just in need of disconnecting a little from my work life, which spills so far over into my …





Outdoor Edit // Are You Ready for the New Year?


It’s only a couple days until Christmas, but since we’re in The Netherlands waiting for the Zolder World Cup, it’s feeling a little anti-climactic. Still, I’m trying to make sure that we take time out to wander the downtown, since it’s pretty classically Euro-Christmas-y …



Best Version of You? Gotta Love the Process.


“If you don’t love what you’re doing every day, you can’t be the best version of yourself.” -Sara Hendershot, Olympic Rower December is always an esoteric month for me, all about contemplation and getting ready for the New Year. I am a huge New …



What's Your One-Word New Years Resolution?


I am a resolution person. Always have been. (That’s why I miss being in school, and having two official New Years to create list after list after list. Which, let’s be honest, I still do every September anyway.) So, naturally, I have a ton …



Three Books I've Been Reading This Week


I was updating my Goodreads page today and it occurred to me I wanted to drop in here and mention a few rad books I’ve been reading lately. Some for fitnessing and some because I just wanted to. The Endurance Diet by Matt Fitzgerald …