Tag Archives: Book & Movie Reviews

Elevate Running Camp 2011 – Summer Retreat

There are still slots available in both the youth and adult camps. We already have 6 states represented (Runners from 8 different states attended last year.) Sign up now – the deadline is coming! The youth camp (8th-12th grades) will … Continue reading

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Elevate Running Camp – 2011 – Registration available!

Last year running camps were a great success – and each person wants to invite more of their running friends to the event! Well, it’s time! Elevate Running Camp dates are set and the early sign-up rates only last until … Continue reading

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Running Advice – Videos and New Website Up!

As many of you know Coach Joe and I produce a weekly series of videos on running related topics. We’re well into our second season. You can go online and view all our past shoots. In fact we’ll be taping … Continue reading

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Running As Sport – Owen Anderson Ph.D.

Dear Fellow Runner, Sport began as a religious cult – as a way of controlling and changing the world. Living in the most-arid regions of Mexico, the Zunis played games which they thought would increase the probability of rain. To … Continue reading

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Born to Run by Christopher McDougall – Review

Though I read the book, Born to Run by Christopher McDougall months ago, I have reserved reviewing it. I’ll state here up front, some will love this book and some will not like it at all. I guess I fall … Continue reading

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Screw the Goals Give me the Donut!

You can now order my new eBook on goal setting – Screw the Goals Give me the Donut. You will also get a free copy of my eBook “Focus for Fitness” the perfect companion book.Over the years I’ve had a … Continue reading

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Mental Game Survey Reminder

If you haven’t yet done so – please take just a quick moment to take this short survey. I’ll be posting a survey summary here in the next couple weeks. I am excited to announce a joint project. Dr. Patrick … Continue reading

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Runner – Triathlete Survey Request

I am excited to announce a joint project. Dr. Patrick Cohn and I are collaborating on mental game training materials specifically designed for runners, duathletes, triathletes and endurance athletes. You can see some of Dr. Cohn’s materials here. He also … Continue reading

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A Knowing runner isn’t a Doing Runner

I am an advocate for having educated runners. Runners should know why they do workouts. Coaches should be able to tell their runners why a certain workout is being done. It shouldn’t be a case of do it because I … Continue reading

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Publishing Update and “Coach, I didn’t run because…” – Rob

What readers perhaps never realize is that I write for myself as well as for others (perhaps like most writers?). I’ve been interviewed by Amby Burfoot from Runners World (May 2009 edition) regarding my book and work on excuses and … Continue reading

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