Music: Page 12

Rock My Run

Have you ever heard an amazing song on the radio and instantly it makes you want to move your groove thing? As runners, those are the kinds of songs we tag to our mental list of tunes T.B.D. (to be downloaded, of course) for running motivation later. The good news: we’re about to help you […]

You’ll Want Yurbuds

Listen up, any of you that run with headphones. I had reached such a level of frustration with my standard headphones that I had basically given up on listening to music while training. The headphones never stayed put in my ears, proving to be more of an annoyance than an appealing accessory to my workouts. […]

Best Beats

I tend to train solo more often than not, but lately I’ve gained an added appreciation for my girl posse. I’m not talking about actual training partners, but rather the ones singing their hearts out in my ears. There’s J-Lo with her new single On The Floor, Rihanna crooning Only Girl In The World, Fergie […]

Share the Beat

I’m hopeful that many of you out there are not like me. I’m hopeful that you’re musically well-versed and can recommend some upbeat new songs for my iPod playlist. And those of you who are like me – who recycle the same songs over and over and over and over, until you grow to resent […]

Musical Motivation

Be coached by Olympic gold medalist marathoner Joan Benoit Samuelson or long distance track star Kara Goucher on your next run and get a boost in motivation and speed. Available via iTunes and created by Nike, Samuelson’s “Women’s Marathon Mix” ($11) offers tips on running efficency, breathing and form during a 30-minute run, matched to […]