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Fall: The Best Running Season

By Isabelle Unger

8/3/16 3:42 PM

Although we may not want to admit it, fall is right around the corner. But if you’re anything like me, you’re sad to see summer go but not at all sad to see fall make its way into our lives. For me, fall is the ideal season for running – it means crisp air, perfect temperatures and beautiful foliage. However it also means later sunrises and earlier sunsets – not ideal for runners whose days are spent at a desk. I sometimes find myself going stir crazy sitting inside on a beautiful fall day. Knowing that I would rather be outside enjoying a run, hike or even a nice walk, can sometimes lower my usually positive spirit. Fortunately, there are many ways to stop this mindset from taking over. Here are some ways I keep myself sane in the office during gorgeous days.


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Boston 5k Races

By Omri Cohen

7/12/16 5:29 PM

5Ks are popular for the most competitive runners as well as the newest runners. Many 5Ks have unique race-courses and post-race celebrations. So which one should you run? If you want to run a 5K in Boston this year, you don’t need to look far. Here is your running calendar for the best 5K races in the Boston area.


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Janji Corps Member, Pardon Ndhlovu, Qualifies for Olympics: The Full Interview

By Omri Cohen

7/12/16 3:30 PM

Janji interviewed Pardon Ndholvu in December 2014 when he stated his goal to qualify for the 2016 Olympic Trials. One and a half years later, he is going to the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. The four time All-American runner in track and cross country at UNC Pembroke qualified for the Olympic marathon with a time of 2:16.51 in the 2015 Houston Marathon.

Pardon, who as a child would wake up at 2am to fetch water, has experienced firsthand the issues caused by the lack of clean water, central to Janji’s mission. As a Janji Corps Elite member, he epitomizes Janji’s efforts to create a better world for all. And now, as an Olympian, he will represent his home country of Zimbabwe as he races among the world’s best marathon runners on August 21st.


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Best Windbreaker for Men?

By Omri Cohen

7/8/16 12:23 PM

Having an outer layer for running can be incredibly useful, whether it’s for running in the cold wind, pouring rain, or freezing snow. With these windbreakers you can protect yourself from ominous weather and stay comfortable during your runs. In the search for the best windbreaker, we found 6 great options. Below are the best running windbreakers for men.


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6 Best Muscle Roller Sticks

By Omri Cohen

7/6/16 10:07 AM

There’s no need to spend lots of money on an extravagant massage chair when you have your own muscle roller stick. These sticks have become a go-to for so many athletes due to their many benefits such as increasing blood circulation, improving flexibility, and loosening tight muscles before or after a workout. I bring mine with me whenever I do anything athletic-related, and people always line up to use it. We narrowed down the long list of muscle roller sticks and made our list of the very best ones.


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