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Please never forget to stretch after all your workouts like I do

Even if you’re just taking it easy and not even breaking a sweat during your exercises, including constitutional walks and family saunters and even really slow rows on your rowing erg, never forget to give yourself a nice stretch every time your done with your exercises, even if you just get just a little bit […]

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Row Vigor popup Indoor Rowing classes in Arlington, Virginia

RowVigor drives me harder than I can myself

I own a Concept2 Model C indoor rower and I love it . . . though I only seem to be using it during official Concept2 Online Challenges. When I am responsible to my virtual team, Team Grotto, or to a challenge certificate and mug, then I put in time on the erg. But other […]

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Hoka One One Bondi 3 and Hoka One One Bondi 4

Why I prefer the Hoka One One Bondi 3

I did a lot of research before I bought my first pair of Hokas and I bought them from Pacers Running’s Alexandria location for around $140. This review is not about price, it’s about everything else and then price. But I am a big guy so if something that costs me $140 can get me […]

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My last 5k in the series was my fastest by half-a-minute!

I took part in the 5-week series of 5ks called the Crystal City 5k Fridays, as you may know, and my first race took me 46:17, my second race took me 46:11, my 4th race took me 46:01 (I missed week three), and my final race took me 32-seconds fewer at 45:33!  So, I feel […]

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Crystal City 5k Fridays

Your favorite spring evening race series, the Crystal City 5K Fridays, is back! Join the Crystal City BID and Pacers Running every Friday in April at 6:30PM for one of the most popular and fun 5k races in the metro area! Fridays in April 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29.  Starts April 1, 2016 Crystal City, Arlington, VA 5k: $20-$75* Share: #cc5kfridays Be brave and run […]

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