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My Half-Marathon Training: Why I choose the ASICS GEL-Kayano® 23

Each year I train for and run Baltimore’s Half Marathon in the hopes that I’ll best my previous year’s time while staying healthy along the way. In order to do this, I take on a training program that involves a little less high mileage running than one might think appropriate to prepare for a half marathon. [...]

August 18, 2016 Cathy Kerns Fitness / Training, Holabird Sports, Running 0

ASICS GEL-Kayano® 23 Preview

The much anticipated ASICS GEL-Kayano® 23 gives us plenty to be excited about. ASICS redesigned this fan favorite by adding in a key feature, the FlyteFoam™ Technology, which creates a perfect match between lightweight feel and generous cushioning. This integration makes for a 55% lighter midsole as compared to other models on the market. The [...]

August 4, 2016 Cathy Kerns Holabird Sports, Running 3
Altra Torin 2.5 Running Shoe in Motion

Altra Torin 2.5 Review

My daily workout called for intervals ranging from 1600 meters down to 200 meters, changing from a “fast” pace to a “recovery” pace every 200 meters. This kind of workout is definitely “in my wheelhouse”, with a focus on quality and distance over pure speed. I chose to tackle this workout with the new Altra Torin [...]

August 1, 2016 Cathy Kerns Fitness / Training, Holabird Sports, Running 0
Meb Webinar

Learn how Olympian Meb Keflezighi Stays Fit: Free Webinar with Meb!

Did you know you have more in common with MEB than you think? At the age of 40, he just made his 4th Olympic team, but he faces many of the same challenges we all do. “When you’re 25, you can get away with eating anything,” says Meb. “I’m definitely more aware of my nutrition [...]

February 29, 2016 Holabird Sports Holabird Sports, Running 0
Black Friday Sale 2015

Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals

Are you ready for the Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals? Here is a list of some of our top running, tennis and squash deals, but be sure to check out our main Black Friday / Cyber Monday deal page so you don’t miss a thing! And, don’t forget, FREE SHIPPING on almost every [...]

November 27, 2015 Holabird Sports Holabird Sports, Running, Squash & Racquetball, Tennis 0
Black Friday 2015

Get Ready for Black Friday!

It’s almost time for the biggest shopping day of the year! You don’t have to wait for Black Friday to start saving: If you haven’t already, sign up for our newsletter to get these exclusive early-bird deals. And, to be one of the first people alerted about all of our Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales visit our [...]

November 19, 2015 Holabird Sports Holabird Sports 0
Runner Appreciation Day 2015

Runner Appreciation Day 2015

Tomorrow is Runner Appreciation Day 2015 at Holabird Sports! Join us for this celebration of runners and everything related to running. Come meet and speak with representatives from a variety of major running shoe companies as well as the chance to watch technology demonstrations. Have an expert do your specialized gait analysis and give you individualized advice. [...]

August 14, 2015 Holabird Sports Holabird Sports, Running 0
Reebok CrossFit Nano 4.0

Reebok CrossFit Nano 4.0: The Ultimate CrossFit Shoe

A good pair of CrossFit shoes have to do a variety of things: running, aerobics, weight lifting. It’s hard to find a good pair of shoes that can do these things and do them well. Luckily, the Reebok CrossFit Nano 4.0 shoes do just that: They allow you to do your Workout of the Day [...]

December 9, 2014 Cara Bruce Holabird Sports, Running 0

Black Friday – Cyber Monday Sales

Overwhelmed by sales? Here is a handy guide to help you find what you are looking for Black Friday through Cyber Monday! And remember, there is FREE SHIPPING on all orders through December 1st. Want to browse? Check out these pages: Black Friday Running Deals Black Friday Tennis Deals Black Friday Squash, Racquetball & Pickleball [...]

November 28, 2014 Holabird Sports Holabird Sports, Running, Squash & Racquetball, Tennis 0
How to Eat Healthy this Thanksgiving

How to Eat Healthy this Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is all about food, making it one of the most difficult holidays when it comes to eating healthy. While it is calorie-packed, it does only come once a year. Life is all about balance. It may not be necessary to forgo all of your favorites just to trim a few calories off your bottom [...]

November 26, 2014 Cara Bruce Holabird Sports 0