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How to Start 2017 Fresh, Prepared and Ready to Rule the Year

How to Start 2017 Fresh, Prepared and Ready to Rule the Year

The end of the year is as depressing as it is motivational. Sometimes we end the year thinking “well, another year, and I haven’t X, Y or Z.” But, on the other hand, we’re also thinking to ourselves, “next year I’m planning on X, Y […]

Most Important Rules for Hiking or Trail Running

Most Important Rules for Hiking or Trail Running

After the recent events in the Andirondack mountains, where two young adults were found hypothermic after two days stranded near a 5,114-foot summit, we decided it was probably best to update everybody on the importance of being safe when hiking or trail running. We know […]

5 Healthy Christmas Cookie Recipes to Bake This Year

5 Healthy Christmas Cookie Recipes to Bake This Year

Nothing says Christmas like the smell of cookies baking in the oven, readying themselves for decorative additions: sprinkles, icing, chocolate swirls, you name it. In my family, we host an annual cookie making event with our friends Snickerdoodle, Chocolate Chip and Sugar. As I get more […]

How to Pig Out this Holiday, But Still Stick to Your Nutrition Plan

How to Pig Out this Holiday, But Still Stick to Your Nutrition Plan

When we’re going home for a holiday, whether it’s to our parent’s house or any other relative, the idea, or what was the idea when we were younger, was to starve ourselves that morning so we’d be ravenous and eat ALL THE FOODS when early […]

Live Long and Prosper Through Racquet Sports

Live Long and Prosper Through Racquet Sports

Is this advice from Spock? Nope! (But we like to think he likes racquet sports, too). Research has shown that adults who engage in racquet sports have the lowest risk of dying, or well, dying earlier than their cohorts who swam, biked, did aerobics (dance […]

3 Reasons to Exercise in Cold Weather

3 Reasons to Exercise in Cold Weather

As the weather starts to get chillier and it makes more sense for you to stay in bed under your covers than to get outside and exercise in the cold, then you’re in need of some reasons to. We all know that drinking hot cocoa […]

Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals of 2016

Best Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals of 2016

With the Holidays upon us, we’re offering some of the best deals of the season on Black Friday and Cyber Monday for you to stock up. Below you’ll find a list of some of our top running, tennis and squash deals, but be sure to visit our […]

Running Shoe Preview: Saucony Freedom ISO

Running Shoe Preview: Saucony Freedom ISO

Many of my non-runner friends and family often ask me, “Why do you run?” Well, besides the desire to improve my physical fitness, I have to admit to another selfish reason for running. I run to feel free. The further and faster I run, I […]

Runner’s World Winter Award Winners

Runner’s World Winter Award Winners

The highly regarded Runner’s World Magazine has just released its 2016 Winter Shoe Guide. We wanted to highlight some of their award winners that you can find right here at Holabird Sports. Among their list, the award for “Editor’s Choice” was given to the Nike Air […]

Running shoes of the New York City Marathon

Running shoes of the New York City Marathon

This weekend thousands of runners will hit the streets of New York City for the TCS New York City Marathon. Months of training have gone into tackling this course in one of the greatest cities in the world. On November 5th, recreational runners will spend […]