All Articles by Anna Horsch

If You Buy Only One Pair Of Shoes, Consider These

Somewhere along the way, your running shoe collection exploded all over your closet: one pair for track workouts, a super-cushioned pair for long runs, a lightweight set for tempo runs. Without realizing it, your quiver of running shoes became an overwhelming arsenal. But what if one shoe could do it all? Enter the new adidas […]

Jess Cerra: Exercise Physiologist Turned Professional Athlete

Jess Cerra says “After graduating from the University of Montana with a bachelor’s in Exercise Science, I moved to San Diego to pursue a master’s in Exercise Physiology at San Diego State University. Endurance sport had always attracted me from both a scientific and personal perspective. When I moved to San Diego, I saw gangs […]

Patrick Harten: An Air Traffic Controller Takes to the Streets

On January 15th, 2009, Patrick Harten guided US Airways Flight 1549 to its emergency landing in the Hudson River. Listen to his inspiring story as the air traffic controller to the “Miracle on the Hudson,” and his mental approach to endurance sports.  You can watch him, along with 50,000 other runners, race the TCS New […]

Want to Avoid Runner’s Gut?

It goes by many names. Runner’s Gut, Gut Bombs, Gut Rot, Runner’s Diarrhea, among other lovely monikers. No matter what name you give it, though, the struggle is real. According to a 2009 study, up to 50 percent of runners have experienced the dreaded kicked-in-the-stomach feeling that accompanies a long or high-intensity run. Not only […]

Swipe Right On Your Perfect Pair

Nothing’s better than being in love – with your running shoes, that is. The right pair can make you smile, give you butterflies, and make you feel like you’re floating on air. At Skechers PerformanceTM, there’s a sole mate for every runner. Which one is yours? In Search Of: A Love That Lasts Your Perfect […]

Malia’s unique ambition

When Malia Glover’s kids approached her and said they wanted her to run the Rock ‘n’ Roll Arizona 5K with them, she recalls saying, “I always tell you guys to step out of your comfort zone, so let’s do it.” The single mother of five (ages 2 through 17), who is a full-time Manager, Provider […]

5 Reasons Why Stretching Calf Muscles is So Important To Runners

As runners, we think of our feet, back, hamstrings, knees and plenty of other body parts before we get around to thinking about our calves. But many don’t realize how stretching calf muscles could help runners in several ways, including giving them better health and faster times! Understanding that stretching is incredibly important isn’t news […]