Embrace Outside with Molly Hurford




Life After Your First Marathon—The Struggle is REAL


Over on MapMyRun, I explored this concept of WTF do you do after you finish your first marathon… or really, after any big athletic accomplishment. It’s especially tough when it wasn’t something you particularly loved. For me, for example, after we did Ironman back …




Should You Take Time Off From Working Out?


Should You Take Time Off From Working Out?


I loved writing this article for Nylon, and it made me think about motivation as well as how we’re physically feeling. Basically, we can always come up with a (fairly rational) reason to skip a workout… but when should you actually pull the plug? …




Ortlieb Velocity Backpack


Ortlieb Velocity Backpack: Long Term Review


A backpack that can carry 45 pounds without killing my back, withstand rainstorms, and last for 5+ years at $110? Hells, yes I’d re-buy the Ortlieb Velocity Backpack. A few months ago, I realized that I have staples that I rely on over and over …