Entries by Austin Marathon

Calm Pre-Race Nerves With These 5 Tips

Big race coming up? Maybe tomorrow is the big day. While we know you are excited you are probably a little nervous as well. Whatever distance you may be running, pre-race nerves are common with most people. You are not alone, and there are things you can do to help ease those jitters.  1. Be […]

How to Run: Useful Advice for First-Time Runners

Our advice for first-time runners will start you off on the right foot Did you just discover running? Welcome! Did you start running again after a long layoff? Glad to have you back. Are you returning from injury and ready to get back in a groove? Great news! The information contained in this blog post […]

Plantar Fasciitis: What to Know and How It Impacts Your Training

Ascension Seton’s Dr. Allen breaks down Plantar Fasciitis and its impact on runners Plantar Fasciitis is an ailment that most runners will experience at some point in their life. Fortunately, there are many options for runners to overcome this injury. The most common symptom is pain in the heel. Typically this occurs in the morning […]

Tips For Running in Cold Weather

We’ve all been there. One day you’re running on a mild 60-degree day with the sun beaming down on you, then seemingly overnight the weather drops to near-freezing levels and the wind is howling outside your window.  When the temperatures dip it can be challenging to get outside, but as long as your gear and […]