Category: Running

Best 5Ks in the US

February 23, 2016 Motivation, Running 0 Comments

5K running events have become one of the most popular fitness events in the country, with countless 5K events taking place throughout the year. Whether participants are racing toward the finish line or just participating in a fun run to meet a personal goal, 5K events have something for every level of runner. You can […]

Track & Field Favorites from Augusta Active

February 16, 2016 Fitness, Running, Training 0 Comments

For athletes, the arrival of spring means baseball, softball, volleyball, cross country, and other favorite spring sports make their triumphant return! From the baseball diamond to a wooded trail, you need durable activewear to last throughout the season. At Augusta Active, we have the gear you need for everything from training game day. We’ve rounded […]

Augusta Active’s Best Running Gear

January 13, 2016 Augusta, Fashion, Fitness, Running 0 Comments

We designed, you shopped, and you spoke. Now the votes are in! Whether you’re just getting started with running or training for an ultra marathon, Augusta Active has the training gear you need to cross the finish line in comfort and style. We’ve read your reviews and rounded up the best Augusta Active running gear […]

Stretches for Runners

September 8, 2015 Augusta, Fitness, Health, Running 0 Comments

Running can put stress on your joints and muscles. It is best to stretch before and after any workout to keep loose and agile. For some runners, going on a light job before running is enough of a pre-workout warm-up. For those who need a little more emphasis on specific areas, this post is for […]

How to Start Running… And Love It!

August 25, 2015 Fitness, Motivation, Running 0 Comments

So, you want to pick up exercising again? One way to start is by taking up running. It sounds simple enough right? Put on some shoes, step out and start going. Well, for those who need a little more inspiration on how to start running and enjoying yourself as well, these tips are for you! […]

Make Fitness Fun: Exciting 5K Events

July 7, 2015 Fitness, Motivation, Running 0 Comments

Why settle for a boring 5K when you could be covered in color, slide down inflatables, or jump over burning logs? Athletes everywhere are ditching the usual 5K events and signing up for more extreme (and fun!) versions of this popular distance run. Here’s a breakdown of a few of our favorite versions: Color run: Celebrate […]

Safety First: Running at Night

May 15, 2015 Health, Running, Training 0 Comments

In a perfect world, runners would only venture out during daylight and never have run-ins with vehicles. Unfortunately, daytime running isn’t always an option, so runners need to take extra precautions when they’re out at night. Though we’re quick to think of vehicles as nighttime hazards, it’s also important to account for other dangers when […]

Lucky Charms

March 17, 2015 Motivation, Running 0 Comments

It’s St. Patrick’s Day, so naturally we are looking for good luck today! For many active people, lucky charms are more than just Irish folklore. Sports fans and competitors alike often have special items or cheers they use to grant their team good luck. Do you believe in the luck of the Irish? Dedicated sports […]

Update Your Running Playlist

February 17, 2015 Motivation, Music, Running 0 Comments

In need of some run-spiration this week? Look no further, because we stumbled upon a few great running playlists on Spotify. [Pictured: Zeal Hoodie]   To get you up and moving: To speed it up: To push through that last mile: Now that we’ve shared our favorites, let us know yours! Comment below with the […]