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Happy new year to all the usenet dinosaurs on rec.running! by Sericinus hunter[_3_]
On 1/2/2016 12:46 PM, Tim+ wrote: Just curious to know who still lurks here occasionally in this digital backwater. ;-) I do. Some photos from inside NYC Marathon: https://picasaweb.google.com/avvolkov/NYCMarathon#
January 2nd 16 08:58 PM
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Avoid the Burn by Steve Freides[_2_]
This article isn't about running per se, but it mentions running several times, and includes some thought-provoking, IMHO, ideas about alternatives to improving conditioning. A few quotes from the article: 1. "Back in the 1980s, Soviet scientists and coaches, Prof. Yuri Verkhoshansky among...
December 14th 15 01:50 PM
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Meeting friends from rec.running by Bart Mathias
On Thu, 15 Oct 2015 10:41:25 -0700 (PDT) Ed Prochak wrote: Subtitle: A run around Diamond Head Recently I took a vacation to Hawaii. While in Honolulu, I met up with Bart and we went for a little "fun run". ... Well after enjoying the sights and taking some...
November 16th 15 03:26 AM
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Runner's High (not from what we think) by totsob
On Mon, 19 Oct 2015 10:37:32 -0700 (PDT), Ed Prochak wrote: There is a new study noted in Scientific American article http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/new-brain-effects-behind-runner-s-high/?WT.mc_id=SA_WR_20151014 Here's the opening of the article: After a...
October 19th 15 09:59 PM
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Lose weight by exercise alone? by Tim Daneliuk[_2_]
On 08/11/2015 03:35 PM, Ed Prochak wrote: Here is the link http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/can-you-lose-weight-with-exercise-alone1/?WT.mc_id=SA_HLTH_20150811 to the Scientific American web site article reviewing Coke's claim. "Don't stress too much about cutting...
August 14th 15 09:45 PM
by Tim Daneliuk[_2_] Go to last post
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Watch gps-cardio for multi-users by La Norme Française c'est pas le FN
Hello, i'm looking for a watch for running. I don't find this watch-gps-cardio for multiple-users (age, weight, ....) It's for me, my wife and my son. I don't want to buy 3 watch. is this watch exist and not too expansive ? Garmin, Polar,.....
August 13th 15 06:14 PM
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Disaster on the trail by Bart Mathias
On Tue, 4 Aug 2015 19:36:17 -0700 (PDT) Ed Prochak wrote: Well, it began as a simple trail run on Sunday evening. Not a mountain trail but a bridal (horse) trail I have run many times before. Recently it has seemed less used now that there are new sections to the park...
August 10th 15 02:58 AM
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Running for Max Fat Burn by Grokman Grokman
The fact that fat burn is maximized at a low heartrate does not mean energy is minimized, or even that carbohydrate is minimized. In fact, at the HRmaxfatburn, carbohydrate is NOT minimized, but rather burned in approx a 50/50 ratio with fat, kcal-wise. I need to read these thru...
July 22nd 15 01:08 PM
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In Regard to Fitness Devoces... by ItsTheRun
How does the Fitbit answer to training compare to iOS? (Apple Watch and iPhone). Thank You, DaveNotBob
July 21st 15 07:19 PM
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Running in the cold and cool weather without a hoody or excessive sweat shirts and pants helps with weight loss. by rms[_2_]
INteresting article, thanks. Anyone do a New Year's run this year? I did a 50k fatass run, 6hrs flat. I'm a good 10lbs overweight, so can't complain. 32F, too cold to go shirtless :) rms
July 20th 15 02:32 PM
by Grokman Grokman Go to last post
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blisters on back of heel by Sam Seagate
Ok, after several years biking, I've been walking for the last several months. The shoes I have fit ok, but oftentimes I have heel blisters to deal with when switching pairs, and the blisters occur over the first couple of weeks until the shoes are broken in. Up until now, I haven't had much...
July 15th 15 02:45 PM
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Old shoes by Bart Mathias
I don't really run any more, heck, I hardly jog very much of my morning walk jogs. Finished this years Hapalua Half Marathon 41 minutes slower than last year's already slow 2:25 and don't plan to try again even to take advantage of what would be my new age group (80-85). The problem is partly age...
June 21st 15 01:53 AM
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chronic hip pain, current exercises, temporary solution... adviceneeded by Ab
I am overweight and a fast walker. Off and on for the last five years, I have been able to keep much of my weight in check with the fast walking. However, about 4 years ago, a sudden, sharp pain on the outside of the right hip area curtailed much of my walking. I could actually feel a slight...
June 19th 15 06:42 PM
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What is your farthest place for a run? by Bart Mathias
On Sat, 4 Apr 2015 06:46:43 -0700 (PDT) Ed Prochak wrote: Trying to pump some life back into this group. I think a few regulars still come here occasionally. Seeing the comment about Phoenix, I thought this might be a topic that can run for a long time. Where...
June 19th 15 01:25 AM
by Bart Mathias Go to last post
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Caveman Crawl 5k by rms[_2_]
Nice report! I've done a couple recently, Cactus to Cloud 50k, and Jemez 50M. Here's a link to pics from CtoC: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10153290219791369&set=a.10153290219501369.1073741856.643866368&type=1&theater You can see me way in back in the yellow shirt in that first pic,...
June 15th 15 02:09 AM
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What is your farthest place for a run? by Don Kirkman[_2_]
On Sat, 4 Apr 2015 06:46:43 -0700 (PDT), Ed Prochak wrote: Trying to pump some life back into this group. I think a few regulars still come here occasionally. Seeing the comment about Phoenix, I thought this might be a topic that can run for a long time. Where have...
April 6th 15 05:16 PM
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90yr old Gladys 'Glady-ator' Burrill Enters Her 5th Marathon by rms
http://www.kitv.com/print/18048676/detail.html HONOLULU -- Thousands of runners are training for the Honolulu Marathon, which is in three weeks. KITV's Dick Allgire met a 90-year-old great-grandmother who is training to set a world record. Gladys Burrill is in training for her fifth Honolulu...
February 13th 15 02:09 PM
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Cardiac arrythmia explosion by RG
More than 90% of our grains and cereals (UK and abroad) are subject to a pre-harvest spraying of roundup herbicide - a new but insane practice started in 2003. This has massively increased residue levels to 100 PPM and more, of this noxious substance in our bread and cereal. Research has...
January 4th 15 01:53 PM
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How much do pushups help with running? by oneamous
I tried pushups and could not even do one. I have tried swimming and that did not help my running markedly. by help, i mean prevent injuries to shin and groin. You male or female? A guy who can't do a pushup... I do some upper-body exercises to retain some strength and muscle on my skinny bod. I...
November 10th 14 01:44 PM
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