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8 Crazy Reasons to Start Trail Running plus Trail Tips

I wasn’t even at the halfway point of my first trail running race when I felt my left thigh start to tighten up! Crap, was this going to be the end to my first trail race? I kept pushing
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DEET or no DEET? Which Bug Repellent is Best?

Few things should be able to spoil your fun when camping or hiking. Something that is incredibly annoying and can do just this, however, is bugs and insects. If you are one of those people that seems to attract
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Trail Running Basics: Tips, Gear, and Advice

Trail running is a sport or a hobby for most that consist of using trails to run or hike at your own pace. Trails offer up a much more diverse and interesting experience than the same old flat roads,
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5 Awesome Benefits of Running on the Beach or Sand

If you’re lucky enough to live near a beach or a sandy area, then there are some benefits of running on the beach that might be reason enough for you to take advantage of it (if the views were
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4 Signs You Need New Running Shoes (Plus Tips to Make Them Last Longer)

Good running shoes are incredibly important if you want to get the most out of your training and minimize the risk of injury. Equally as important is keeping your running shoes in good condition, and knowing when it’s time
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Outdoor First Aid Kit Contents and Safety Tips

A first aid kit is an essential part of any camping kit. If you’re hiking, camping, travelling, it’s just not worth the risk of not having the essentials to help out if you or someone else in your group
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5 Tips to Help You Stay Safe When Trail Running

Trail running is fast becoming a more popular choice than hitting the pavements for runners. There are a number of reasons for this, namely; Less impact on the knees and ankles than hard tarmac. It’s more mentally stimulating navigating
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Tips to Dry and Take Care of Your Running Shoes Better

If you take your fitness seriously and/or enjoy running, then you probably spend a decent amount on your running shoes. Even if you don’t, the point I’m going to make is that with a little extra TLC you can
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Cold Camping Tips: How to Stay Warm and Safe Winter Camping

I’ve put together a few of my best cold camping tips because winter camping can be just as fun as summer camping. Most people are put off by the cold, right? But you’re missing out! There is a whole
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8 Ways to Keep Your Tent Cool in the Summer

Summer camping is fun, I love it. But, as much as I love the hot weather, when it’s time to sleep, take a nap, or retire to my tent for any reason – I want it to be cool
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