Travel & Adventure: Page 29

Indulge in a Women’s Running Retreat

Whether you seek strength training or rejuvenation, escape from the daily grind with these five women-only retreats. Halfway through a group run on a winding Rocky Mountain National Park trail, I wondered, when was the last time I had an entire week all to myself? One week to get away from the daily grind, where […]

Trail Blazin’

Here are our picks for the top five trail running destinations in the U.S. Many runners turn to the trails in search of a physical challenge. What they find when they leave the pavement behind is a love for getting off the beaten path, breaking new ground and pushing themselves in new directions. A perfect […]

Holiday Gift Idea: Athens Marathon

Looking for an original gift idea for that super special someone? How about a trip for two to race the 2010 Athens Classic Marathon! Granted, it’s not a practical idea for every runner on your list, but a trip to Greece would make an ideal getaway for you and your significant other if you are both […]

Best of Port Macquarie

I promised to report back on a few of the highlights from my recent travel, training and racing adventure to Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia. I went there primarily to race the Ironman Australia triathlon, but also to experience this holiday spot’s euro-surf-vibe and quirky charm. I’d be far too long-winded if I described […]

Running Down Under

I have a confession to make. I’m a triathlete, and as such I embrace three sports with near equal gusto. But I’ll admit, the one I love the most is running. I sometimes feel that advocating one over the other in triathlon circles is akin to a parent admitting favoritism among their children – but […]