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How to Get Faster With RockMyRun

Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized By July 27, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , 1 Comment

Do you ever feel stuck in a workout rut? A friend of mine used to tell me my running was like “dog food,” because I ran the same path at the same pace at the same time every day. I always looked forward to the run, but there was never any variation – it was like dog food. Now, there’s…


Find your perfect BPM and change your workout forever

Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized By July 24, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , 3 Comments

It’s all about the beats, ’bout the beats (beats per minute) Yesterday at about 6am, my run was getting started in the usual way: Cliff, one of the RockMyRun mascots (otherwise known as my 80 pound lab) was strapped to my waist. My headphones were in, and the pre-dawn fog hung around us like grey, misty blanket. That’s when it happened….


Why Do You Run? 4 Reasons to Be Motivated

Inspiration, Uncategorized By December 15, 2013 Tags: , , 1 Comment

Improve Your Health One of the most common reasons we run, exercise, read fitness magazines and websites and enjoy apps like RockMyRun, is to improve our health. Sure we’ve heard that “exercise is medicine,” but like all medicine, if we don’t take it, it won’t work. And when it comes to running, or any doing any exercise routinely, the motivation…


Why We Run: The Physical and Psychological Benefits

Science, Uncategorized By October 30, 2013 Tags: , , , , , 2 Comments

If you are among the 29,478,000 Americans who run or jog 50 or more days a year then you know why you run. Running offers phenom­enal psychological and physical benefits and you’ve probably even experienced a “runner’s high.”  You must be spreading the word too, since running shoe sales grew to a whopping $3.04 billion in 2012, up 23% from…


The Science Behind The Music

Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized By August 8, 2013 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , 2 Comments

Here’s something you probably know: at RockMyRun we believe music is the cornerstone between you and a good running workout.  But, you may not know: there’s more to picking the right music for your next run than just a good beat and a catchy tune.  There’s a science behind the madness! This science is in the form of something called…


26(.2) Questions with a RunRocker – Tim Weyel

Inspiration, Uncategorized By January 9, 2013 Tags: , , , , , No Comments

Here at RockMyRun we’re kicking off a series of blog posts featuring our awesome Run Rocker family.  Each post will be 26(.2) rapid-fire questions that not only showcases the RockMyRun spirit but also presents unique perspectives on the sport of running, how music plays a role and hopefully offers some tips on challenges you may experience in your journeys. For…