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Nancy Hobbs

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If you have a question about "Trail Running or Racing", just ask Nancy. She is pretty much the queen of the trail with articles in every major running magazine, has co-authored a book and is the manager U.S. Mountain Running Team.

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Have been on...

08/16/07 More

Running at altitude

Great question. It depends on the altitude at which you plan to run. If you are planning 14,000 feet, that is different than 5,000 feet. Most people start to feel the more intense effects of altitu...

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What kind of...

08/06/07 More

Shoe to run on the trails

Great question. One of the issues to consider is what you will be doing on the trails - will you be racing, or will you be training. There are now trail racing shoes in addition to trail running sh...

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Hi, I run...

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Safety

This is a great and serious question. What I would suggest is that you always run with a friend or two -- a male friend, or several female friends. Even a well-trained dog -- one that can run with ...

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When you're ...

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Do you take anything w...

It really depends on the amount of time you will be out for your run. As I said in my "safety response" always be prepared for the weather -- what it is and what it may become. If you are running l...

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