Tag: NJ

The Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon Review: Here’s What It’s Like To Run A Marathon Relay

Participating in a marathon relay allows runners to get a feel for what it could be like to run a marathon without having to physically run the 26.2 miles.

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Jersey Stroller Moms: The Fitness Group Every Mama Needs To Try

As a fitness enthusiast, I would try just about any kind of workout class. The problem is now that I am a mom, my schedule doesn’t always allow for me to hit the gym at any given time of the day. But I have found that attending a stroller fitness class is my favorite way

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Main Street Donut Chase 5k Race Review: Who Wouldn’t Run For Donuts?

I run for donuts. And so did many others at this year’s Main Street Donut Chase 5k and 1 Miler. Held on Sunday, March 24 in Wall, New Jersey, participants held their eyes on the prize—a really awesome medal and delicious donut at the finish line. The race was organized by the same people behind

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The New Jersey Marathon And Half Marathon Medals Are Even Better Than Last Years

Just when you couldn’t get more excited that race day is approaching, the medals for the 2019 Novo Nordisk Marathon And Half Marathon were revealed last week and they are amazing. Seriously, they are even better than last years—and we didn’t think that would be possible. The race organizers teased earlier this month that would

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Cupid’s Chase 5k Race Review: Fall In Love With This Fun 5k

In the market for a 5k in February? Those who love to race need to keep the Cupid’s Chase 5k on their radar. From the heart-shaped finisher’s medal to the festively fit way to celebrate Valentine’s Day, it’s easy to fall in love with this fun 5k. Organized by Community Options, Inc. this race is

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Two PRs In One Week: Race Recaps And Strategies For Placing At A 5k

Aside from placing in a race, getting a PR is the ideal scenario for any runner who has a competitive bone in them. I managed to do both: place in a race for the first time ever, and set my new personal record. Then just a few days later I set yet another PR. As

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Here’s What It’s Like To Run New Jersey’s Stomp The Monster 5k

We hit the ground running—quite literally—as runners. And as much as we do it for ourselves we often do it for others. We aspire to be a role for our children and families. We also run in honor of those who can’t. And as much as we sign up for races for our own agendas,

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Red Bank Classic 5K Review

Red Bank is a trendy town. With its quaint yet urban feel, it has been known to be a hot spot for the past few years because of its restaurant and bar scene. Day trips are perfect for strolls down Broad Street checking out the boutiques or walking down to Red Bank Reach to watch

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Run the Hook 10k Race Recap

It can go unsaid that lately I’ve been hooked on running. After recently completing the NJ Half Marathon, I continue on my race streak which has helped me stick with running and stay dedicated to reaching my goals. The trick to fill the void runners often feel after completing major running goal like my half.

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The Best Mother’s Day Races In New Jersey

Racing and having babies have one thing in common: once you do it, you know you can do anything. But completing races as a mom completely changes post-baby. As a mom, not only are you working on your health and fitness for yourself, but you are to be the best version of yourself for your

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