Ben Beach holds one of the most amazing records in sports and it’s a record he breaks every year. Now in his mid-60s, the man who has run 48 straight Boston Marathons explains why and how he keeps going.
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When it comes to aging, we’ve all been brainwashed. Growing Bolder is smashing stereotypes and sharing stories of hope, inspiration and possibility.
Ben Beach, now 67, is the first person to complete 50 consecutive Boston Marathons (and by the way, he completed this one in 5:01:26, which qualifies him to run #51 in 2018 if he chooses!).
Should you stretch before or after your run? What’s the best way to get your muscles ready for exercise? And what exactly is a foam roller and how do you use it? Track Shack co-owner Betsy Hughes offers some best practices for stretching in this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip.
Want to run but you don’t know what to wear? Watch this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip and find out how to suit up for success!
If you’re ready to get active but you don’t know how, let us help. Check out this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip to find out how to get off the couch and get into a new groove.
There is no doubt that a running or walking program can change your life, but sometimes when you first get started, there can be some ups and downs. In this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip, Track Shack co-owner Betsy Hughes explains how to push through the hard times and stick with it.
Jon and Betsy Hughes have owned their world-class running store Track Shack for more than three decades. Betsy discusses some of the people they’ve met over the years and shares stories of how fitness changed and even saved their lives. Get inspired to change your life.
Running isn’t a magic pill that will change your life overnight, but it’s a great way to start taking small steps that will lead to big changes. Track Shack co-owner Betsy Hughes explains how sticking with a fitness program will change every aspect of your life.
Get outside and move! In this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip, Susan Paul, Training Program Director for Track Shack’s Running Programs, explains how getting your body in motion will change your body and your mind.
Congratulations on deciding to begin a walking or running program. Do you know what your first step should be? Sign up for a race! In this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip, Susan Paul, Training Program Director for Track Shack’s Running Programs, explains why.
If you’re just starting a running or walking problem, make sure you get the right pair of shoes right away. In this Team Growing Bolder Training Tip, Track Shack shoe specialist Anthony O’Neill provides shoe buying tips to keep your feet and legs healthy.