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The Importance of Hydration in Endurance Running and Cycling

As endurance athletes, we are well acquainted with our electrolytes and carbohydrate gels. However, did you know that all workout hydration plans...

What Training for the Under Armour Eastside 10K Reminded me About Myself

My running journey through injury and chronic illness and it's impact on my training for the Under Armour Eastside 10K Road race.

Repost: How Running Helped Mark Hanlon Take Control of Injury and Illness

As many of you know, I am a strong believer that despite our challenges, whether it is a chronic illness, injury, or...

Repost: Questions You Should Never Ask a Trail Runner

Trail Running is certainly an odd blend of community and introspection.  We are there when you misstep one of the three r’s...

Trail Running 101 for Beginners

I recently had the opportunity to participate in a Trail Running 101 clinic put on by the great team at 5-Peaks Ontario....

Safety tips for spring trail running

Canadian Trail Running Magazine published a great article to help keep us safe with our early spring trail running training. With 5 weeks to...

Review: RaceRunner Virtual Racing App (Running App for Social Distancing)

A runners review about the Canadian made, globally used, RaceRunner App for IOS and Android. In 2019, RaceRunner became part of the...

MyFitnessPal | 4 Reasons Why Cardio Alone Won’t Help You Lose Weight

As a runner, I have witnessed the benefits of a pure cardio routine; after all who has time for family aka young children, career,...

Tip: Making Your Long Runs (LSD) Count

LSD or long slow distance runs should be considered your most important run of the week and...

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Welcome to Are we "Making you Think?" Our site is the blog of Mark Hanlon fron Ontario, Canada - A foodie in training, photographer, Starbucks addict, runner, and single parent living outside of Toronto, Ontario. Living with Crohn's Disease and Diabetes, life for this Transportation Planner and RPP can be an interesting mix. Enjoy the read and be sure to comment on our posts.