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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
Across the Bay 10k

10k Across the Bay Bridge Race 2014 Recap

After an eight-year hiatus, the Chesapeake Bay Bridge run/walk returned in style this past Sunday morning, November 9. The Across the Bay 10k—the newest, and arguably most exciting, branding of the Bay Bridge event—was complete with approximately 20,000 registrants. The 10k course involved crossing the entire 4.3 mile bridge span, which reaches a peak height of [...]

November 10, 2014 Holabird Sports Holabird Sports, Running 0
Chesapeake Bay Bridge

Fun Facts about the Chesapeake Bay Bridge

Sunday is the inaugural 10K Across the Bay Bridge Race! Here are some fun facts about the Chesapeake Bay Bridge: The Bay Bridge is actually the William Preston Lane, Jr. Memorial Bridge, named after former Maryland Governor William Preston Lane, Jr, who started its construction. The original bridge span was 4.3 miles long and was [...]

November 7, 2014 Holabird Sports Holabird Sports, Running 0
Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween

Have a happy and safe Halloween! – Holabird Sports [...]

October 31, 2014 Holabird Sports Holabird Sports 0
Baltimore Marathon 2014

Baltimore Marathon Runners: Win a Pair of Running Shoes

If you are running the 2014 Baltimore Marathon, take photos! We are giving away a free pair of brand new running shoes. Take photos before, during or after the race then post them to Instagram using the hashtag #IRunHolabird. The winner will receive his or her choice of running shoes. Good luck & have fun! [...]

October 17, 2014 Holabird Sports Holabird Sports, Running 0
Orioles Championship Shirts

Baltimore Orioles ALCS May Run into the 2014 Baltimore Marathon

The Baltimore Orioles are getting ready to face the Kansas City Royals in the upcoming American League Championship Series. All of us here in Baltimore are hoping for another quick sweep because we like our guys, but also because a seven-game series could add another layer of difficulty to the 2014 Baltimore Marathon. If the [...]

October 8, 2014 Cara Bruce Holabird Sports, Running 0
Best clothing for CrossFit

Best Clothing for CrossFit

CrossFit is intense. It’s a mix of cardiovascular, weight lifting, running, and more. You need clothing that will enhance your movements, let your skin breathe, while keeping you cool, dry and, above all, comfortable. When looking for what to wear to CrossFit, start with moisture wicking clothing. It helps pull moisture (usually sweat) away from [...]

October 7, 2014 Cara Bruce Holabird Sports, Running 0
Babolat String Expert Lucien Nogues

Babolat String Expert Visits Holabird

Babolat string expert Lucien Nogues broke down the differences between the available types of tennis string so that we at Holabird Sports remain refreshed and knowledgeable of the best products for your game. Lucien described the relationship between your frame and the string as a 50/50 deal. “A frame without [proper] string doesn’t work; string [...]

October 2, 2014 Kandice Wilson Holabird Sports, Tennis 0