As we get ready for the weekend, I know many runners are gearing up for their long run. During my runs, I’ll often switch between podcasts and music. Occasionally, I’ll run without music but that’s been rare lately. I figured I should share a few songs that are currently on my long run playlist.
The age old question that has plagued many runners; should you run with music? I’m sure you’ve seen runners on trails with their phones tucked safety in their arm bands (or the stubborn few who hold them while running!). When I’m running at the park on weekends, I can count on one hand runners who don’t run with headphones. There’s been seasons of training where I have given up music completely but I also ran my marathon with some music toward the end. So here’s the kicker, should you run with music? Well that depends on who you ask. Continue reading Should You Run With Music?
This weekend was a blast! The Houston Rodeo lasts for two weeks with amazing concert performances each night. I was lucky enough to get some free tickets to see The Chainsmokers perform! Continue reading Rodeo Weekend!
So I use running as “me time”. I go through phases in training where I actually run without music. I listen to my breathing and really focus on my cadence. Depending on where I’m running, I sometimes go without headphones for safety reasons.