Your name is your workout

Today is the first day of the kids being home. They were actually sent home with guidance on activities for PE which I thought was pretty cool. I know some of us are going a little stir crazy – so I figured I’d give you a workout you can do at home AND something your […]

Fathers Also Run This Town

From the beginning of MRTT we’ve heard the Dads make a stink over not having their own club….. “What about us?  Where’s our running group? Fathers also RUN This Town” Yes they do… and after 5 years of neglecting the men, we are ready to give in. Thanks to the gusto of David Anderson (husband of MRTT […]

MMRT: A sister club for ‘mighty’ runners

(emphasis on the might) Moms RUN This Town has been around for 8 years now. Back in the day we rarely used the acronym MRTT because we were afraid no one would know what it stood for. It surprised me when the #mrtt hashtag took off, girls were wanting MRTT gear, and people were calling […]

100 beginner running tips!!

I found this blog post on a group in Facebook and thought all the beginners could use it and even the “old timers” might find something useful!!! 100 Beginner Running Tips Posted by Mark Iocchelli Filed Under: Learn to Run, Our Best Running Articles, Running Tips Welcome to the Complete Running Network 100 Beginner Running […]

Protein + Caffeine = AWESOME

The other day one of my main mamas texted me asking how I was doing.  We’ve had a busy month with MRTT with lot of changes so she knew I was running on fumes.  Of course – it was the morning after coming home from the Running & Fitness Event for Women in Chicago, IL…. I […]

15 Days of Healthy Habits

One of my biggest struggles in life is knowing that I “lead” a national running organization yet I struggle ALL THE TIME to stay on track with healthy habits. This summer has been rough…. with MRTT growing and keeping me super busy, 2 VERY high maintenance kids (Just turned 6 and 21 months), a house […]

Brew your own Kombucha

Half of you are asking ‘KOM-WHAAAAT?’ – for the others who know what it is, I’m sure you are divided into the “love it!” or “hate it” group 😉  This is for the LOVE IT group and for those interested in trying it! What is Kombucha?  Kombucha is fermented tea which is then lightly and […]

Crafting for Runners: Part 1 (Easy)

Whether you need a gift for your running buddy, or you just want to make something special for yourself! Check out our list of crafts perfect for runners!  We tried to include tutorials where we could. and tried to make them “easy” for everyone however we offer ways you can ramp it up if you […]

Crafting for Runners: Part 2 (Moderate)

These crafts are a little more time consuming, tedious and tricky…. so have patience – the outcome is worth the trouble!!! Race Bib Shrinky-Dink Necklace There is nothing better than a memorable race, but unfortunately you can’t go around wearing your bib and medal everywhere you go…. or can you?  Since bibs are made of […]

Crafting for Runners: Bib and Medal Holder

If you are one of those runners who obsesses over keeping every bib and collecting bling – this craft is for YOU!  And if you haven’t kept your bibs in the past, you may want to start 😉  This is a pretty easy one to do, as long as you can work a drill (if […]